Advanced Construction Robotics
  • Advanced Construction Robotics - Mechanical Engineering
  • Hampton Township, PA, USA
  • Salary
  • Full Time

Medical, Dental, Vision, 401(k), Paid Time Off, Holidays, Long-term Disability Insurance, EAP, 529 Employer Sponsored Plan

Advanced Construction Robotics, Inc. of Allison Park, PA is looking to hire a full-time Senior Mechanical Engineer to design, implement, and test new mechanical components for the existing fleets of autonomous robot construction machines. Do you have a passion for learning about new technology? Would you like to work for an innovative company that cares about its employees? Are you looking for a job with flexible hours? If so, please read on!

This engineering position earns a competitive wage. We offer a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, paid time off (PTO) days, paid holidays, 401(k) plan with employer match, profit sharing, and a flexible schedule. Our team also enjoys a family work environment, a once-in-a-century opportunity to disrupt an industry with new technology, and the ability to actually see their robots work on real job sites. If this sounds like the right mechanical engineer opportunity for you, consider applying today!


ACR is a world-leading innovator of autonomous robotic equipment. We have transformed the construction industry by manufacturing and commercializing a wide range of job site robots that enhance productivity, improve safety, reduce schedule risk, and increase profitability. Our technology has been internationally recognized through awards and significant media coverage. We won the first-ever Associated General Contractors of America's Innovation Award. We strive to be the best robot development and commercialization company focused on construction.

Our world-class engineers are some of the best in the business and have previously designed over 50 different robotics systems. We are unique in that we have a very successful and seasoned co-founder who also owns a large construction company that can quickly provide feedback for product design and on-the-job testing. We are dedicated to producing the best products, and to achieve that, we show our dedication to our employees as well. Our company is our family, and we care about success at home and at work.


In this robotics mechanical engineering role, you are essential to inventing, patenting, and engineering new products for the company. You spend most of your time designing, analyzing, and testing new mechanical systems and improvements. Working as part of a larger engineering team, you help design large construction machines that will be a part of real job sites. You have the opportunity to test our robots in real work environments and ensure they succeed in performing construction operations. Other responsibilities may include participating in engineering peer review of proposed concepts and designs. You also support other departments by helping field robot fleets and producing new robots. Your master mechanical system design and analysis skills make you a great asset, and because you are passionate about technology, you find genuine enjoyment in the work you do!


  • Bachelor's in mechanical engineering
  • 7+ years of experience in the design of complex mechanical products / robotic systems through the full product development cycle. From inception through maturity including creating associated technical documentation package (specs, test plans, drawings, etc.)
  • Development and evaluation of candidate system architectures
  • Selection and sizing of components including (but not limited to) motors, bearings, gears, lead screws and guide components
  • Selection of optimal materials for application based on critical parameters such as strength, stiffness, weight, tribology and thermal and galvanic compatibility
  • Design, build and test of rapid prototypes which integrate electrical, mechanical and software components
  • Strong understanding of static and dynamic structural design and analysis
  • Experienced in simulation and analysis methods (DFMEA, PFMEA, thermal analysis and tolerance analysis)
  • 7+ years of Solidworks or similar CAD experience w/ 3d multi-body design, drawing creation, surfacing, simulation, configuration management, and motion studies.
  • Design for Manufacture (DFM) skills to go from ideation to physical part quickly. Weldments, Waterjet, CNC, Laser Cutting, 3d Printing (FDM and Others).
  • Use of Root Cause Analysis to diagnose field issues as the owner of the product and provide fixes on a timely basis.
  • Experience working with third-party vendors to develop and specify system components and drive requirements
  • Demonstrated experience with drawing generation and application of GD&T, assembly tolerance analysis, identification of datums and critical features
  • US work authorization, no visa sponsorship

Are you detail-oriented? Do you have excellent problem-solving and analytical thinking skills? Is working as part of a team something you enjoy? Are you self-motivated? Do you get excited about learning new technology and skills to enhance your job performance? If so, you might just be perfect for this mechanical engineering position!


We understand your time is valuable, so we have a very quick and easy application process. If you feel that you would be right for this Senior Mechanical Engineer job, please fill out our initial mobile-friendly application. We look forward to meeting you!

Location: 15101

ACR is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

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