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Mechanical Engineer

  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #1910

AdvantaStaff is looking to hire an Installation and Service Technical Mechanical Engineer in the Chesterfield area starting at approximately $30 to 35 per hour. This is a temporary to full-time position with the potential for direct-hire immediately for a well qualified candidate. Benefits once hired are health insurance, paid time off, and more once eligibility requirements are met. The main task of a Mechanical Engineer is to provide full service in the field of precision mechanics and automated complex machines starting with the installation.

Approximately $30 to $35/hour


  • Assist in verifications and hardware inspections to ensure the machine meets all technical specifications
  • Installation of the machine and product instruction (customer)
  • Troubleshoot, diagnose, and correct malfunctions by modification, rework, repair, and/or maintenance
  • Must be able to read and understand written procedures and mechanical and technical drawings
  • Proficient in the use and understanding of tools as it applies to the repair of mechanical, precision, robotics, or electrical problems
  • Must be able to become a practical source of information and problem solver on a technical level for customers
  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • An Associate degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology, Mechanical Engineering Technology with a Mechatronics specialization or Engineering or B.S. in Mechanical Engineering
  • Experience as a mechanic, service engineer, installation engineer, or other service oriented jobs in mechanical engineering is relevant
  • Must be solution oriented with a strong analytical ability
  • A strong interest in technology and innovative techniques
  • Ability to work as a team as well as individually
  • Willingness to travel- training will be abroad
  • Must have a valid driver’s license, a passport, or Real ID

About AdvantaStaff
AdvantaStaff is the region’s premier resource for qualified short and long-term staffing for distribution, manufacturing, and light industrial businesses throughout central Virginia. We service the cities of Richmond, Petersburg, and Colonial Heights as well as Hanover, Henrico, Chesterfield, Dinwiddie, and Prince George counties.

Apply Online: advantastaff.com
Call with questions 804-414-1560

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