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Mechanical Design Engineer - Avon, CT

Avon, CT, US, 06001

Oldcastle Infrastructure



Job ID:  313779



Oldcastle Infrastructure, a CRH company, is the leading manufacturer of precast concrete, polymer concrete, and plastic products in the United States. Our products range from utility vaults, reinforced concrete pipe, catch basins, drainage and septic tanks, to retaining walls, storm shelters, wall panels, concrete barriers, a variety of prestressed concrete products and more.   With more than 80 locations nationwide and 3,000 plus employees, Oldcastle Infrastructure is committed to upholding core values of reliability, quality, and service in cutting edge ways.


Position Summary

The successful candidate will be responsible for preparing and modifying drawings per specifications and internal customer requirements for concrete forming equipment. Will determine project criteria and perform calculations, furnish details and prepare fabrication drawings for standard and complex projects. Other duties will include, but are not limited to:

Job Responsibilities


  • Adhere to internal customer volumes, timelines and expectations
  • Calculate lifting, connection and forming designs
  • Work in teams on product development and testing
  • Assist engineering in investigating product problems or failure on projects
  • Travel might be required


Qualifications / Required Skills


  • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering or Mechanical Engineering
  • EIT / PE preferred, but not required
  • Ability to use a variety of computer programs, including AutoCAD or Inventor, Solidworks, Mathcad and Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access)
  • Ability to read and interpret drawings, and be able to perform structural designs
  • Ability to visualize objects from verbal instruction
  • Ability to work with and help direct shop floor personnel
  • Attention to detail is a must
  • Ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment
  • Self-motivated and able to take initiative
  • Excellent organization skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-starter motivated with ability to start and finish a project on time. Must be able to handle several projects at once with minimum help or guidelines from department
  • Ability to interact with customers, managers, engineers, drafters, quality control and other employees to resolve engineering and management related issues



What CRH Americas Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion


About CRH Americas


CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


Oldcastle Infrastructure, a CRH company, is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our career site. Please complete your online profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!


CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


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Date Posted:  Sep 17, 2021

Nearest Major Market: Hartford

Job Segment: Engineer, Chemical Engineer, Fabrication, Mechanical Engineer, Design Engineer, Engineering, Manufacturing