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Mechanical Engineer II

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Date: Jul 28, 2022

Location: New Hudson, MI, US, 48165

Company: Sloan Valve Company

Req ID:  10119  


Sloan is the world’s leading manufacturer of commercial plumbing systems and has been in operation since 1906. We are at the forefront of the green building movement and provide sustainable restroom solutions.  We manufacture water-efficient products including flush valves, electronic faucets, soap dispensing and sink systems along with vitreous china fixtures for commercial, industrial and institutional markets worldwide.



The Mechanical Engineer II will lead the design, development and analysis of new products and components along with its associated processes to ensure that they meet the specified performance requirements, quality, cost, and timing.



Product Development (50%)

  • Lead the development of product designs based on product performance goals, manufacturing process and assembly requirements
  • Lead and perform engineering evaluation on assemblies and components using appropriate analytical tools
    • Simulation Tools (FEA, CFD)
    • Product testing
    • Stack-up analyses to ensure fit and function
  • Create and execute validation plan to verify product performance compliance to product specifications
  • Lead the creation 3D and 2D product designs using Creo
  • Coordinate production trials with manufacturing engineers to ensure product manufacturability
  • Support investigation and research into innovative design solutions to increase product value or reduce cost
  • Maintain project documentation per company requirements within PDM system (Validation Plan, DFMEA, Test Reports, etc.)


Product Maintenance (30%)

  • Execute engineering changes for existing products
  • Maintain existing product documentations
  • Lead R&D relevant root cause analyses and corrections actions
  • Support root cause analyses and corrective actions led by quality team


Misc. (20%)

  • Contribute towards development and attainment of departmental goals in process improvements, compliance, product innovation and product benchmarking.
  • Performs activities in a positive and professional manner.
  • Take ownership and initiative to supports department and company through a pro-active and positive attitude
  • Perform other duties as assigned



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering with 3 years of applicable experience
  • Demonstrated knowledge of CAD software (Creo preferred) and finite element analysis (FEA) or Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Software
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the following manufacturing processes: Injection molding, die casting, machining, and fabrication
  • Familiarity with electronics and / or sensor integration into mechanical design


We offer a highly competitive compensation and benefits package, including:

  • Medical, dental, vision, Rx coverage for employee plus eligible dependents
  • Life and AD & D insurance, dependent life insurance, long term disability, HSA and FSA
  • Employer matching 401K, PTO, holidays, EAP, wellness programs, on-site medical staff and fitness center


Diversity, Equality, and Inclusion at Sloan
At Sloan, inclusion and belonging are at the core of what we do every day, and we empower and celebrate the diversity of our workforce. We encourage and value different perspectives, ideas, backgrounds, and solutions. Be your authentic self at Sloan.


We Are Proud Partners With the Chicago Cubs

We are a Legacy Partner of the Chicago Cubs and we are proud to be the organization’s official water efficiency partner! Through this relationship, which includes the naming rights to Sloan Park, the Cubs’ Spring Training facility in Mesa, Arizona, we have had the opportunity to promote our brand and continue our water conservation efforts in the city of Chicago and around the world




For additional company information please visit our website at

We Are An Equal Opportunity Employer.

Nearest Major Market: Detroit

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