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Mechanical Engineering Technician

Company: Logitech Inc.
Location: vancouver
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Description Position at Logitech

Position Overview: Logitech is seeking a Mechanical Engineering Technician to support our engineering and design teams. The Mechanical Engineering Technician will develop mechanical prototypes to be used for cosmetic and engineering validation. Experience with 3D printing, woodworking, casting and cosmetic finishing will be required for this position. Electronic assembly and soldering skills are also required. The materials used in the shop include, but are not limited to wood, metal, plastic, foam, RTV resins and adhesives. Additional duties will include supporting the upkeep of the Mechanical Engineering prototype lab, assisting in providing safety training for new lab users, enforcing safety and housekeeping standards, and maintaining inventory. Suitable candidates will exemplify a positive, can-do attitude while managing competing priorities and be adept at providing clear and concise communications with project stakeholders across the organization.

Essential Job Functions:

Fosters Innovative Workshop Environment

General Shop Safety

Promotes Cleanliness and Organization

Rapid Prototype Model Construction

Coordinating Part Builds

Prototyping Schedule Management

Communicating with a diverse mix of internal customers the requirements and status of job requests

Prioritizing workload

Tracking equipment usage

Equipment Maintenance

Inventory and Supplier Management:

Professional relationship with external suppliers

Materials management

Cost tracking

Fixture Design and Build

Electronic assembly and soldering skills

Interpreting Technical Drawings and Specifications

Required Skills:

Ability and desire to work in a fast-paced, tightly scheduled, and performance oriented environment

Positive attitude toward safety, coworkers, company guests, etc.

Capacity to meet multiple, sometimes conflicting deadlines

Ability to prioritize effectively with minimum supervision

Effectively interact and communicate with customers/associates

Detail oriented when completing documentation to ensure accuracy

Accurately construct prototype models with required level of precision

Legibly writing and recording critical information

Flexibility in handling short notice changes in task priorities and requirements

Required Experience:

Rapid Prototype Experience (Polyjet experience preferred)

Equipment Maintenance

Coordinating Part Builds

Prototype Model Experience



Foam Modeling

Urethane Casting Experience & Silicone Mold Making & Casting

Woodwork Experience

Metal Work Experience

Electronic assembly and rework experience

Desired Experience:

Familiarity with 3D modeling (Pro/e, Creo 3.0 or Onshape preferred) i.e. Ability to modify 3D engineering files, model simple fixtures and add hold down features for machining as required

Test Equipment:


Drop Test

Programming experience with Arduino or Raspberry Pi

Circuit Board Prototyping

Photocure Polymer Experience

Experience with servicing In Ear Monitors or hearing aids

Must be Familiar with the Following Tools:

Table Saw

Band Saw

3D Printing Machines

Drill Press


Soldering Iron

Painting Equipment

Spray Booth

Measurement Equipment

Laser cutting Equipment

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Ability to use variety of hand tools and test equipment

Must be able to wear personal protective equipment as required in specific areas, such as eye protection, protective clothing, hearing protection, back supports and respirators

Must be able to sit/stand for long periods of time

Must be able to lift 40 to 50 pounds occasionally

Ability to do fine detail work under a microscope


To perform this job successfully an individual must be able to perform each essential duty listed above satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience:

Associate degree or minimum 3 years of equivalent in prototype construction, urethane & silicone mold making and casting.

Logitech is the sweet spot for people who are passionate about products, making a mark, and having fun doing it. As a company, we're small and flexible enough for every person to take initiative and make things happen. But we're big enough in our portfolio, and reach, for those actions to have a global impact. That's a pretty sweet spot to be in and we're always striving to keep it that way.

"All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employmentwithout regard to race, sex, age, color, religion,sexual orientation, gender identity,national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability."

If you require an accommodation to complete any part of the application process, or are limited in the ability or unable to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, you may contact us at 510-713- 4866 for assistance.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.

Keywords: Logitech Inc., Vancouver , Mechanical Engineering Technician, Other , vancouver, Washington

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