A Division of Pearson Packaging Systems

Mechanical Engineer

  • Posted: October 09, 2018
  • Location: Ashland, VA


The Mechanical Engineer will provide engineering knowledge and skills required for the design, application, and maintenance of automated packaging machinery. Qualified candidates should be familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures in the field of Electro-Mechanical equipment, design, and manufacturing.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Create detailed designs based on written and verbal specifications of desired machinery function
  • Prepare detailed specifications, BOMs, and cost estimates for customer-driven requirements
  • Troubleshoot problems occurring during development, fabrication, assembly, or commissioning of machinery
  • Supervise design support functions as required to facilitate delivery of assigned projects
  • Provide in-field and phone support for service-related activities; travel may be required
  • Support Sales, Project Management, Assembly, and Manufacturing functions as required
  • Provide Engineering support to product life-cycle management and other assigned processes


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or equivalent experience desired
  • Minimum five years’ experience in machinery design
  • Solid Modeling design experience; Autodesk Inventor experience preferred
  • Excellent technical, organizational and problem solving skills
  • Robotic integration experience a plus


  • Base salary
  • Earning potential DOE
  • Top-tier benefit plan including Health, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, EAP
  • 401K with matching contributions


Flexicell is an Equal Opportunity Employer.