Test Engineer – Fastener Test Lab

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ability to perform design analysis/problem resolution to assist in developing engineering designs
  • Ability to supply technical direction to engineering support personnel
  • Analysis of experimental assembly data (i.e., torque, angle, clamp load) to determine joint characteristics and assembly specifications
  • Maintain effective communication with internal/external customers
  • Work in a fast-paced, team-based environment.
  • Utilize strong time management, analytical, and leadership skills with a commitment to being detail oriented.
  • Be highly motivated, well organized, and results driven
  • Take on additional responsibilities and demonstrate flexibility in both work schedule and work environment based on business needs.
  • Travel to support business activities between 25-50% which may include some overnight travel.



  • Proficient in MS Office with ability to utilize/learn computer tools such as MC911, Stanley Alpha Toolbox, and others as appropriate.
  • Prior experience with 3D CAD software beneficial.
  • Basic knowledge of clamp load measurement techniques (e.g., ultrasonics, strain gauges, physical bolt length measurement, etc.)
  • Basic machine shop and fixture design skills.
  • High level of analytical ability where problems are unusual and difficult.
  • High level of interpersonal skills.
  • Knowledge of statistical and mathematical tools.
  • Strong oral and written communications skills.
  • Understand basic fastened joint design practices (e.g., clamp load, external forces, joint components, fastener design).
  • Understand standard assembly plant fastening methods (e.g., torque, torque & angle, torque to yield).
  • Understanding of design and manufacturing processes.
  • Understanding of engineering theory and principles of design.


Education and Training:

  • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering or equivalent.
  • 3+ years of experience in an engineering role.
  • Fastening design or test background preferred.
  • Automotive experience a plus.


Peak is a progressive, growing, profitable company with great fringe benefits including:

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life/AD&D/Short Term Disability Insurance
  • Holiday/Vacation Pay
  • Profit based bonus plan
  • 401(k)
  • Educational Assistance Program


To Apply:

Submit your resume to  (no phone calls, please)


PEAK is an Equal Opportunity Employer who does not make hiring and/or promotional decisions based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, or covered veteran status.