Mechanical Design Engineer


Bend, Oregon

Applicant Notice

Nosler is looking for a highly skilled Mechanical Design Engineer to join our Engineering department. This is a great opportunity to be a part of a long-time, locally owned family business and proud leader in the Outdoor Industry – “For us, excellence is not negotiable.” Nosler offers a great team environment, very competitive wages, generous benefits, great perks and incentive programs and industry related discounts to name just a few reasons why Nosler is not just a great place to work, but also to build a career you can take pride in. If you have direct experience in product design especially around instruments, controls, automation and other key areas of mechanical design, this may be the opportunity for you.

Additionally, the successful applicant will be required to pass a pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check. Nosler Inc is a federally regulated company that requires employees to have a clean background check and the ability to pass a drug screen including THC.


The Mechanical Design Engineer designs products and systems including, but not limited to instruments, controls, automation, mechanical assemblies, machines, and mechanical/thermal/chemical/hydraulic/or heat transfer systems. Design products and systems to interface machines, hardware, and software. This position also researches and analyzes data such as customer/vendor design proposals, specifications, and manuals to determine feasibility of design or application. The MD Engineer also plans, coordinates, and assist maintenance and technical personnel in fabrication of equipment, and development of methods and procedures for testing products or systems. Directs and coordinates fabrication and installation activities to ensure products and systems conform to engineering design and customer specifications. Assists with troubleshooting operations, maintenance, and repair activities to obtain optimum utilization of machines and equipment. Evaluates equipment installations and recommends design modifications to eliminate machine or system malfunctions.


  • Bachelor's degree (B. S.) from a four-year college or university and minimum of three years related experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations

  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals

  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public

  • Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry

  • Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, differential calculus, and proportions to practical situations

  • To perform this job successfully, an individual should have a demonstrable working knowledge of MS Access, Database software; AutoCAD, and AutoDesk Inventor Design software; MS Project Project Management software; Spreadsheet software and Word Processing software

  • The ability to effectively utilize a standard keyboard and mouse in working with the programs is required

  • Physical Demands: employee is regularly required to sit, talk, hear and enter data using a keyboard and mouse. The employee is frequently required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and smell. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 75 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.


Once eligible, Medical, Dental, Vision, Short-term and Long-term disability, Life Insurance and EAP employer paid premiums. Other benefits include Retirement with match, generous PTO program including 9 paid holidays + 3 floating holidays, employee and industry related discounts and more.


Salaried, beginning at $80,000.00/year (paid weekly)


The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts. The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; fumes or airborne particles and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Nosler, Inc. has a “Standard of Excellence” code. The Company expects all its personnel to maintain a neat, clean and professional appearance.