mechanical engineer




Mechanical engineers research, plan and design mechanical products and systems and supervise the fabrication, operation, application, installation and repair of systems and products. They research and analyse data.

Alternative label

  • mechanics engineer

  • mechanical engineering adviser

  • mechanical engineering consultant

  • mechanical technology engineering adviser

  • mechanical technology engineer

  • mechanical technology engineering expert

  • mechanical technology engineering specialist

  • mechanical engineering specialist

  • mechanical engineering expert

  • machinery engineer

  • mechanical technology engineering consultant

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