Mechanical Design Engineer Coop

Date: May 20, 2023

Location: Smithfield, NC, US

Company: Dover Corporation

For over 125 years, OPW has led the way in designing and manufacturing world-class retail fueling, fluid handling and car wash system solutions for the safe and efficient handling and distribution of fuels and critical fluids. OPW makes above ground and below ground products for both conventional, vapour recovery and clean energy applications in the retail and commercial markets. Additionally, OPW supplies loading arms, valves and dry-break couplings, tank truck equipment, rail car valves and equipment, and car wash systems. OPW has manufacturing operations in North America, Europe, Latin America and Asia Pacific, with sales offices around the world. OPW is part of the Dover Corporation, which is publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange under 'DOV'. Dover is a diversified global manufacturer with annual revenue of over $7 billion. We deliver innovative equipment and components, specialty systems, consumable supplies, software and digital solutions, and support services through five operating segments: Engineered Products, Fueling Solutions, Imaging & Identification, Pumps & Process Solutions and Refrigeration & Food Equipment. Dover combines global scale with operational agility to lead the markets we serve. Recognized for our entrepreneurial approach for over 60 years, our team of approximately 24,000 employees takes an ownership mindset, collaborating with customers to redefine what's possible. Headquartered in Downers Grove, Illinois, Dover trades on the New York Stock Exchange under "DOV." Additional information is available at

Mission Statement: Assists in activities related to design and development for OPW Product Lines.


Accountabilities:  Performs any engineering tasks as required by the Engineering Manager. Works with various personnel as assigned by the Engineering Manager.





  • Responsibilities include detail and assembly drawing maintenance on Unigraphics System.
  • Creating drawings from sketches and layouts.
  • Prototype design and building under supervision.
  • Prototype testing under supervision.
  • Learn to use Oracle system and become fluent with gathering/analyzing data from the system.
  • Ability to work and communicate with cross functional teams.
  • Assist in product support areas to improve manufacturing, quality control, and sales.
  • Assist in local field testing.
  • Assist with Bill of Materials maintenance.
  • Other activities as identified.


Physical Work Requirements:


  • Standing, sitting, bending, reaching, pushing/pulling, squatting.
  • Must be able to work with chemicals and fiberglass.
  • Small hand tools, material pallet jack, hand router, drill press.
  • Lift 50 lbs. occasionally.
  • Work in office and manufacturing/lab environment.
  • Must be able to wear all required PPE



Required Qualification Skills:


  • Pursing a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering and maintaining a satisfactory grade point average of 3.0 or higher
  • Motivated to learn and take ownership of tasks and projects.
  • Excellent communication skills, with ability to work professionally with diversified workforce.
  • General proficiency of Microsoft Office Software (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, VBA, etc…)
  • Ability to gather and analyze data to lead and possess the ability to be detail oriented.
  • Work full-time during assigned rotation
  • Work full-time during assigned rotation



All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.

This position may be located in: Americas : United States : North Carolina : Smithfield || Americas : United States : North Carolina : Apex || Americas : United States : North Carolina : Charlotte || Americas : United States : North Carolina : Durham || Americas : United States : North Carolina : Greensboro || Americas : United States : North Carolina : Raleigh || Americas : United States : North Carolina : Winston-Salem

Sub Division : RF - North America

Job Requisition ID : 46150

Job Segment: Manufacturing Engineer, Testing, QC, Mechanical Engineer, Design Engineer, Engineering, Technology, Quality