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Mechanical Engineer-Vacuum Systems (Contract)



Other Engineering
Chelmsford, MA, USA
Posted on Tuesday, June 25, 2024

At Brooks, new ideas, new technologies and new ways of thinking are driving our future. Our customer focused culture encourages employees to embrace innovation and challenge the status quo with novel thinking and collaborative work relationships.

All we accomplish is grounded in our core values of World Class, Empowered, Accountable, Respectful, Engaged.

Mechanical Engineer-Vacuum Systems (Contract)

Job Description

Brooks is a growing, fast-paced technology leader of automation solutions which support the dynamic and expanding semiconductor and life sciences lab markets. At Brooks, new ideas, technologies, and ways of thinking are driving our future. Our customer-focused culture encourages employees to embrace innovation and collaborate with one another to achieve new heights. We are looking for a Mechanical Design Engineer to join our Innovative team.

What you will do:

  • Responsible for design of new products for the semiconductor industry as well as design new mechanical features for existing products.

  • Produces and releases 3D models, drawings and BOM’s per the Brooks process.

  • Works collaboratively with all branches of engineering as well as with the production floor.

  • Support operations, supply chain, field service and the quality organization as needed to ensure the product line can be sustained and function reliably.

  • Responsible for participating in all aspects of the mechanical design and development of new products, full life cycle ownership from concept through production release.

What you will bring:

  • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering is required.

  • 2-4 years of experience in an automation product development environment, knowledge of Semiconductors equipment.

  • 3D CAD modeling (CREO) and FEA (Ansys) of mechanical designs.

  • Knowledge of system level assemblies.

  • Knowledge of materials and good design practices for the material of choice.

  • Good verbal and written communication skills, able to prepare technical reports, presentations and interact with suppliers, supply chain and operations.

  • Experience with Agile/AgileEC.



Brooks is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace and proudly serves as an equal-opportunity employer. We welcome all qualified applicants regardless of race, color, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristics.

Diversity enhances our innovative capabilities and strengthens our ability to serve our customers and communities effectively. At Brooks Automation, we celebrate the unique experiences and perspectives each individual brings, believing they are essential to our collective success. Join us in building a workplace where every team member is valued and can thrive.

For applicants with disabilities requiring accommodations, don't hesitate to get in touch with HR.Recruiting@brooks.com or call +1 (978) 262-2400 to discuss your needs.

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