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Actalent Mechanical Engineer in Des Moines, Iowa

*If interested in this role, please contact Kyle McLean at 515-657-5479 or email ( *


Work in project groups on concept development of new lab, production, or R/D machines for the entire organization. These will be one off machines, not mass produced.

Develop project timeline

Design in Solidworks new machines, or add features to existing machine

Work on R/D prototype floor 35-40% of the time on the machine with the enhancements and update any chances in Solidworks and then building prototypes

Collaborate with Software Engineers or Automation Engineers on features

Work with site leaders once project is complete on implementation and then troubleshooting any issues


Design, solidworks, prototype, automation design, automation, mechanical engineering, mechanical design, Implementation, agriculture, autocad, creo, proe

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

Bachelors or Associates in Engineering - Mechanical Engineer, Industrial Technology, Agriculture Engineer, Aerospace Engineer

2+ years in Solidworks

2-3 years of concept development of projects

1+ year of machine design

*If interested in this role, please contact Kyle McLean at 515-657-5479 or email ( *

About Actalent:

Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We’re supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.