Career Opportunities


M&R, world's largest maker of screen printing equipment, offers highly competitive compensation packages, excellent training and support systems, and significant opportunities for growth.

If you are interested in one of the career opportunities below, please email your resume and cover
letter—with the name of the position as the subject—to:

hr@mrprint.com

Unless otherwise noted, all positions are located in the Chicago area.


Company Overview

M&R Printing Equipment, Inc., the world’s largest manufacturer of printing equipment for the screen printing industry, is growing.  The company is heavily invested in advanced technology, earning numerous patents, and keeping the company in the forefront of innovative design and rapid product development.  We produce a wide array of screen and digital printing equipment in the U.S. and internationally, and have a vast array of distributors and support operations throughout the world.

Mechanical Engineer – Machine Design – Manufacturing

Now Hiring!

Position:
Mechanical Engineer – Machine Design – Manufacturing

Health, Dental, and Vision Benefits begin on the 1st of the month following 30 days. 401(k) with company match, vacation, paid time off, employer-paid life and voluntary life, disability insurance, and employee assistance benefits are available as well.

Position Summary:

Design and develop machines for automated processes, high-speed pick and place applications, custom packaging and robotics applications. This includes conceptualization, detailed designing, prototyping and production launch.

Responsibilities and Duties:
  • Creates innovative and efficient machine designs that meet project requirements and industry standards
  • Conducts mechanical design analysis as required to ensure the machine design will meet all the project requirements
  • Reviews manufacturing processes and eliminates bottlenecks through automation or robotization
  • Collaborates with cross-functional teams to understand machine requirements and project objectives
  • Conducts feasibility studies and analyzes technical specifications to ensure design feasibility and functionality
  • Creates and maintains technical machine documentation, including drawings, routings, BOMs and ECNs
  • Oversees manufacturing and assembly processes during the prototyping and production stages
  • Conducts design reviews and provides technical guidance to ensure design integrity and manufacturability
  • Supports manufacturing processes by providing technical expertise and necessary documentation by utilizing CAD tools
  • Supports product documentation, operating instructions and technical literature
  • Collaborates with suppliers and vendors to source necessary components and materials
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering or related field
  • Minimum of 5 years of custom machine design experience with a proven track record in designing complex machinery
  • Strong knowledge of mechanical engineering principles and design standards, including experience in Design for Manufacturing
  • Proficient in 3D CAD modeling (PTC Creo preferred)
  • Experience in sheet metal design
  • Experience in 2D AutoCAD
  • Experience in preparing engineering documentation including engineering drawings, BOM structures and engineering change management
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills with strong attention to details
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and meet deadlines
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Demonstrates decision-making ability
Design Skills:
  • Proficient in 3D solid modeling
  • Knowledge of geometric dimensioning and tolerancing
  • Familiar with machine motion components such as bearings, gears, shafts, gearboxes, motors, sprockets, belts, pneumatic components, etc.
  • Knowledge and understanding of manufacturing processes such as welding, sheet metal fabrication, machining heat treatment, etc.
  • Understanding of machine controls such as servo motors, vision, sensors, PLCs, etc.

To be considered for this opportunity, please send your resume to hr@mrprint.com

We participate in E-Verify.

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity provider.

Field Service Technician—Digital—Service Department

Now Hiring!

Position:
Field Service Technician—Digital—Service Department


Health, Dental and Vision benefits begin the 1st of the month following 30 days. 401(k) with company match, vacation, paid time off, employer paid life and voluntary life, disability insurance and employee assistance benefits are available as well.

Position Summary:

The position requires a seasoned field service professional who can work with minimal supervision and who has extensive experience with electro/mechanical machinery. Must have the ability to maintain and enhance our field service department both domestically and abroad.

Service techs are responsible for installing, troubleshooting, and repairing equipment at our customer locations. They also provide training and telephone support for customers and participate in trade shows. Successful candidates will receive field and factory training.

Desired Skills and Qualifications:
  • Students with a career path or individuals with general experience in industrial electronics, automation or similar are welcome
  • EET Degree in the field of electronics, licensed electricians, ASE Mechanics or similar all are potential good candidates
  • An intelligent and articulate individual who can relate to people at all levels of an organization and possesses excellent communication skills
  • Previous relevant experience working with engineering, operations, sales, field service, remote office and general laborers within an equipment manufacturing company desired
  • Proactive individual who takes initiative and follows through regardless of size or scope of the project
  • Ability to handle, maintain and protect confidential information
  • Upholds, supports and maintains company safety standards at all times
  • Strong prior mechanical/electronics experience, preferably in an industrial setting
  • Clean driving record, valid driver’s license and a reliable vehicle
  • Good judgment and decision-making abilities—a quick thinker with the ability to improvise in the field
  • Working knowledge of industrial electronics and associated components
  • Ability to read and understand electrical schematics and mechanical drawings
  • Ability to travel internationally and obtain a U.S. passport in a timely fashion
  • Must obtain personal credit card to use for reimbursable expenses
  • Willing to sign an industry non-compete agreement
  • Digital printing experience not required but a plus
  • Proficiency in the use of MS Office software, including Excel, Word and PowerPoint
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed
  • Performs installation and repair of company products as assigned by management staff
  • Prepares service reports for every service call and submits them in a timely fashion for processing
  • Assists in 24-hour service phone support on a rotating schedule
  • Travels domestically and internationally to repair, install, train and move equipment as assigned
  • Provides phone support when not traveling to our customers
  • Assists in the set up and tear down of equipment at trade shows, and also assists the sales staff during said shows
  • Above-average abilities in verbal and writing skills, with the ability to communicate to our customers and put them at ease with the repair process
Digital-Specific Requirements (a plus, but not required):
  • Knowledge and experience with Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign and Corel
  • Experience with screen printing artwork preparation
  • Experience with direct to screen or direct to garment processes
  • Working knowledge of RIP software and file conversions—Caldera experience a plus
  • General knowledge of screen printing, pre-press screen preparation, coating screens and working with emulsions are all a plus
  • Strong computer skills with basic networking skills preferred
  • Organized and detailed in their approach to troubleshooting
  • Ability to work directly with customers and be a liaison to management and technical staff
Current Openings by Geographic Location (must reside within 30 minutes of a major airport):
  • Chicago, IL
  • Dallas, Houston, TX
  • Orlando, Tampa, FL
  • San Diego, Los Angeles, CA
  • Phoenix, AZ
  • Indianapolis, IN
  • Newark, NJ
  • Atlanta, GA
  • Nashville, Memphis, TN
  • Charlotte, NC
  • Milwaukee, WI
  • Detroit, MI
  • Dayton, Columbus, OH
  • Kansas City, KS
  • Denver, CO
  • Portland, OR

To be considered for this opportunity, please send your resume to hr@mrprint.com

We participate in E-Verify.

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity provider.