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Southwire Specialist, Engineering - Mechanical Engineering in Carrollton, Georgia

Specialist, Engineering - Mechanical Engineering

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Date: Nov 26, 2023

Location: Carrollton, GA, US, 30117

Company: Southwire Company LLC

A leader in technology and innovation, Southwire Company, LLC is one of North America’s largest wire and cable producers. Southwire and its subsidiaries manufacture building wire and cable, metal-clad cable, portable and electronic cord products, OEM wire products and engineered products. In addition, Southwire supplies assembled products, contractor equipment and hand tools. We are proud to offer competitive compensation, employee benefits, tuition reimbursement, and unlimited growth opportunities. Our nearly seven decades of progressive growth can be attributed to our determination to developing innovative systems and solutions, exercising environmental stewardship and enhancing the wellbeing of our communities. How will you power what’s possible?

Location: BWP

Southwire Job Description

Location: BWP

Southwire Job Description

Job Title: Mechanical Engineer

Department: BWP Engineering

Reports To: Engineering Manager

Location: Carrollton, GA


The Mechanical Engineer will provide technical expertise in state-of-the-art techniques for construction, equipment installation, and project management. The individual will be responsible for the design or redesign of machine components to increase reliability and productivity, and to perform root cause analysis. Design and install engineered systems for projects associated with the facility. Provide technical assistance in the diagnosis of machine mechanical malfunctions, determination of necessary repairs and elimination of the causes of malfunctions.


Complete projects from design through commissioning.

Prepare and present engineering project takeoffs for budgeting and procurement.

Provide proper documentation as required to support maintenance and operation of new equipment.

Capable of design of original concepts.

Capable of designing systems within estimated budgets.

Must work with vendors and contractors to complete assigned projects.

Must coordinate with plant management groups to complete projects on schedule.

Keep abreast of current trends and technology, and utilize this information effectively.


Requires Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering.

Must have good working knowledge of personal computers and the use of current desktop software.

Knowledge of Wire and Cable Industry a plus.

Must possess strong leadership skills as well as excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

AutoCAD experience required. Inventor experience preferred.


Nimble Learning

Customer Focus

Plans and Aligns


Balances Stakeholders

Action Oriented

Benefits We Offer:

  • 401k with Matching

  • Family and Individual Insurance Packages (Health, Life, Dental, and Vision)

  • Paid Time Off & Paid Holidays

  • Long & Short-Term Disability

  • Supplemental Insurance Plans

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Employee Referral Program

  • Tuition Reimbursement Programs

  • Advancement & Professional Growth opportunities

  • Parental Leave

  • & More

Southwire is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Nearest Major Market: Atlanta

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