Hunter Engineering Mechanical Design Engineer- Hydraulics in Bridgeton, Missouri

Hunter Engineering Company is a global leader in the design and manufacture of automotive service equipment. We are currently searching for an experienced Mechanical Design Engineer for our corporate headquarters in St. Louis, Missouri.

This position is a member of the engineering team responsible for the development of innovative, industry-leading machines for use in the automotive service industry. This position will be responsible for taking machine design projects from conception through production release.


Creative and innovative new product development.

Full system machine design. Designing mechanical components and systems through the process of investigation, specification development, design, analysis and testing.

Selection of part configurations, materials and manufacturing processes, to achieve reliable function at low cost.

Validate machine design through analysis and testing as well as designing test fixtures and special instrumentation where necessary.


A Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering is required.


10+ years machine design experience

Hydraulic circuit and manifold design

Proactive decision maker with a strong sense of creativity

Thrive in team environment

Desired Skills/Experience:

Mechanism design

Electro/mechanical sensor design

Vibration theory and analysis

System control theory

Machined metal parts, material specification, plating and heat treat

Casting and extrusion design

Plastic part design

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Street: 11250 Hunter Drive