AVAILABLE POSITIONS

To apply, please send résumé to schold@schold.com.

Since 1949 we have been a leader in the high-speed rotating mixing equipment industry. Our office and manufacturing facility is in Bedford Park, near Chicago’s Midway airport. Despite having been in business for 68 years, this is a rapidly expanding business with a new ownership team consisting of three mechanical engineers committed to creating a great place to work.

Are you a mechanical engineer looking for a great opportunity that allows you to:

• Be an impact player in a company where you can take projects from concept to completion
• Manage a diverse work load that will keep you consistently engaged
• Hold a challenging position where you can mold your own career, make your own opportunities, and grow to your full potential
• Grow with a profitable, privately held company that values respect for every person, creative problem solving, quality, and teamwork

 

Position details:
Manage the design of custom process equipment from the technical sales phase through design, production, and start-up at the end customer’s site.

 

We require:
• The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s degree in engineering and 3 to 10 years of experience in engineering design, and manufacturing
• Experience with AutoCAD and 3D modeling, ideally Solidworks
• Mechanical aptitude and desire to “get your hands dirty” when required
• Ability to travel, and work at customer sites, travel typically 10-30% of days per month
• A person who aligns with our values and mission, including:
– Teamwork, and respect for all people at all levels within the company
– A strong work ethic, someone who will put in the hours necessary to get the job done right, and will do whatever it takes to make things better for our customers.
– Innovative and open-minded problem solving
– A self-motivated team player who enjoys being busy and can focus in a busy environment
– Someone who knows how to ask the right questions, understands how to prioritize and has a sense of urgency
– An ambition, career minded person who is detail oriented

 

We offer:
• A growing company providing the ability to work on custom machines, and ever-changing work
• Direct reporting to our Principal Engineer, who is knowledgeable and experienced
• A profitable company with long term, dedicated employees
• Salary commensurate with your skill and experience
• Benefits including: paid vacation, 401(k), health insurance, and yearend bonus based on individual and company performance
• Single shift operation 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Position Requirements:
• The ideal candidate has experience using a manual lathe, mill and drill
• CNC and Mazatrol experience is a plus
• Proto Trak glass scale readout and controller experience for Bridgeport Mills
• Ability to read and understand blueprints, including GD&T and close tolerances
• A self-motivated team player who enjoys being busy and can prioritize jobs with the plant manager
• Ideally has their own tools
• Strong work ethic, reliable and always has a constructive attitude

 

We Offer:
• A growing company providing the ability to work on custom machines and ever-changing work
• Direct reporting to our Production Manager who is knowledgeable and experienced
• A profitable company with long-term, dedicated employees
• Salary commensurate with your skill and experience
• Benefits include paid vacation, 401(k), health insurance, and year-end bonus based on individual and company performance
• Single shift operation 7:30 am-4:00 pm
• Opportunity for overtime

Position Requirements:
• The ideal candidate is mechanically oriented and has experience working with larger industrial equipment
• Ability to read and understand blueprints and bills of material
• Experience with hand and power tools to assemble large equipment per specifications
• A self-motivated team player who enjoys being busy and can prioritize jobs with the plant manager
• Ideally has their own tools
• Physical ability to lift 50lbs
• Ability to travel and work at customer sites, typically 10-30% per month
• Strong work ethic, reliable and a constructive attitude
• Basic electrical and hydraulic system knowledge is a plus

 

We Offer:
• A growing company providing the ability to work on custom machines and ever-changing work
• Direct reporting to our Production Manager who is knowledgeable and experienced
• A profitable company with long-term, dedicated employees
• Salary commensurate with your skill and experience
• Benefits include paid vacation, 401(k), health insurance, and year-end bonus based on individual and company performance
• Single shift operation 7:30 am-4:00 pm
• Opportunity for overtime