[robotics-worldwide] Mechanical / Robot-Design Engineer at Barrett (Dave Wilkinson)
William T. Townsend
wt at barrett.com
Fri May 20 04:29:37 PDT 2011
Mechanical / Robotics Engineer
Position Overview: The Mechanical / Robotics
Engineer will be an integral member of a small
cross-disciplinary engineering team that is
responsible for supporting and improving upon
Barrett Technologys existing line of robotic
products as well as developing and integrating
future products. We are looking for a
well-rounded Mechanical Engineer who excels at
designing, building and analyzing clever,
functional, and aesthetic mechanical devices
while being fluent enough in the other
engineering disciplines to ensure the successful
integration of their designs with the rest of the
system. The applicant should be able to work well
without a lot of oversight and be willing to take
initiative and act upon new ideas. (Please note
that the person hired will be working partly on
projects funded by the US department of defense.)
Specific responsibilities include the following:
Create and modify solid models of parts and assemblies.
Create and review detailed part drawings.
Collaborate with electrical and software
engineers in the development of complex electro-mechanical systems.
Develop, prototype, assemble and physically test novel designs.
Work with vendors and part manufacturers on the
creation of nonstandard parts.
Develop detailed assembly and manufacturing documentation.
Troubleshoot mechanical issues.
Compose grant proposals; submit written reports.
William (Bill) T. Townsend
President & CEO
wt at barrett.com
Ph USA +617-252-9000 x25
Fx USA +617-252-9021
Barrett Technology, Inc. -- Advanced Robot Arms and Hands
625 Mount Auburn Street
Cambridge, MA 02138-4555
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