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Mechanical Project Engineer

Date: Jun 26, 2019

Location: Lancaster, PA Pennsylvania, US, 17603

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You’ll see it in the vibrant colors of your school hallway, doctors and nurses will walk it while caring for your loved ones, your family will gather on it while creating everlasting memories.  We are North America’s #1 producer of resilient flooring products and our mission is to inspire great spaces.


That’s us. That’s Armstrong Flooring.



Community & Philanthropy: We have a heritage of investing millions of dollars in programs that enhance the neighborhoods where we live and work. Additionally, we’re proud that our employees regularly and willingly give of their time and talents to support the efforts of local organizations

Sustainability: Armstrong Flooring has a long-standing reputation for sustainable innovation, starting with using cork waste to make linoleum floors over 100 years ago. We continue to develop products that have lower environmental footprints, and in some cases, reduce the environmental footprints of the buildings where they are installed.




This position is responsible for manufacturing equipment/system design and fabrication.  Support is provided during plant installation, training, and troubleshooting activities.  This position has direct responsibility to provide robust and safe equipment/system designs, including appropriate documentation, that meet performance and schedule requirements.  This position is located in our Global Engineering and R&D organization and reports to the Senior Manager of Engineering Support.


Who you’ll be working with:

  • Report to Sr. Manager of Engineering Support
  • Engineer teams in all of our manufacturing locations


How you’ll contribute to the team:

  • Performs advanced engineering design computations and reviews results with internal and external customers
  • Applies working knowledge of materials and components
  • Prepares conceptual design layouts
  • Designs equipment and systems for reliability and ease of maintenance
  • Prepares purchase requisitions and performs goods receipt (SAP)
  • Prepares drawing packages to support engineering specifications
  • Recommends best value fabricators
  • Ensures adherence to applicable codes and standards within discipline
  • Participates in pre-appropriation meetings to determine project requirements
  • Translates design requirements into specific design configurations
  • Participates in the development of engineering design and process standards
  • Ensures designs are properly recorded and archived
  • Approves engineering drawings and documentation for fabrication and installation issuance
  • Adheres to production policies and practices
  • Facilitates conducting equipment and customer acceptance tests
  • Ensures implementation of safety principles
  • Diagnoses operating problems and resolves process and equipment issues
  • Provides equipment and process problem solving support
  • Participating in Lean efforts such as Kaizen Events
  • Travel to our plants throughout the U.S. is required, and will vary from single day to multiple week trips.  International travel may be required


What you’ll bring to the table:

  • Mechanical Engineering degree, Electrical Engineering degree; Bachelor's required
  • Project management skills, including the ability to define problems, lead teams, prioritize tasks, and deliver results


We’ll be excited if you have:

  • Experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Previous experience with the application of Six Sigma and/or Lean Manufacturing methodologies, Statistical Process Control and Team Facilitation.
  • Experience with Microsoft Project                      
  • AutoCAD experience


Location: Based at 2500 Columbia Avenue, Lancaster, PA 17603

Mechanical Engineer Salary: $67,000 - $92,000 based on experience


At Armstrong Flooring, every employee has a development plan and discussions around career growth. We have many employees with diverse backgrounds and career paths. We offer the following opportunities which promote a growth culture:


On-the-Job training

Tuition reimbursement

Instructor-led & online courses

Job shadowing

Cross-functional team projects



Choice of competitive Medical, Dental and Vision plans
Prescription plan with mail-order options

401k with company match

Health Savings & Flexible Spending Accounts

Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account

Paid vacation with graduated schedule & option to purchase more

Paid holidays

Annual incentive plan

Product discounts

Employee Assistance Program

Free coffee



Company celebrations & department gatherings
Family picnics

Recognition program
Service awards

Casual work environment


In addition, our world headquarters office offers:

Campus-like environment

3-mile wooded walking path

Fitness Center

Lunchtime Café

Disc golf, volleyball, bocce ball


Equal Opportunity Employer: Armstrong Flooring is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disabled/Vets


Notice to Staffing Agencies, Placement Services, and Professional Recruiters

Armstrong Flooring, Inc. has an internal Staffing Department. Recruiters are hereby specifically directed NOT to contact Armstrong Flooring employees directly in an attempt to present candidates.

Armstrong Flooring will not accept unsolicited resumes from any source other than directly from a candidate. Any unsolicited resumes sent to Armstrong Flooring, including unsolicited resumes sent to an Armstrong Flooring mailing address, fax machine or email address, directly to Armstrong Flooring employees, or to Armstrong Flooring’s resume database will be considered Armstrong Flooring property. Armstrong Flooring will NOT pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume. Armstrong Flooring will consider any candidate for whom a Recruiter has submitted an unsolicited resume to have been referred by the Recruiter free of any charges or fees.

Armstrong Flooring partners with Scout for all direct hire search firm activity. 

 Armstrong Flooring has a partnership with Scout for all of our direct hire search firm activity and as such, all inquiries and resumes must be submitted through Scout. Scout is an easy to use recruitment marketplace integrated within Bullhorn, PCRecruiter or accessible via Scout Connect. Accordingly, we respectfully ask agencies not to solicit our business managers or Talent Acquisition team directly and to reach out to Scout at

Nearest Major Market: Lancaster

Job Segment: Project Engineer, Manufacturing Engineer, Engineer, Mechanical Engineer, ERP, Engineering, Technology

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