Job Opening – Jessee Manufacturing

Jessee Equipment Manufacturing has a new job opening:


Location: Chico, CA.
Employment Type: Fill-Time

To Apply: Submit resume to Aaron Robinson at

Who We Are

Jessee Equipment Manufacturing is a full-service company dedicated to the development of more efficient and reliable processing solutions from the orchards to the final package. For more information about Jessee Equipment Manufacturing, click here.

Job Qualifications

Applicants do not have to be PE level, but a little maturity and real world experience is desirable. Applicants must have: a BSME, or MFGT with significant design and Solidworks experience; A minimum of 5 years of progressive mechanical engineering design with a minimum of 2 years manufacturing environment experience; Proven design experience with steel fabrication, laser cutting, precision forming, manual machining and welding; Organized and efficient Solidworks modeling skills including large assemblies, in context molding and top down modeling; Demonstrate experience with specifying machine controls for high and low voltages in 50 and 60 Hz; Demonstrate initiative, high energy level, and professional work ethic; Working knowledge of agriculture or industrial bearings, shafts, motors, gearboxes, belts, chains, brushes, blowers, fans, switches, conduit, electrical enclosures and motor controllers.

Duties & Responsibilities

Applicants must be able to use strong analytical and practical engineering skills. Employee of this position are required to possess skills, abilities and knowledge in: Design of tree nut processing equipment including hullers, shellers, sorters and conveyors; Design and management of complete or partial plants including equipment layout, specifications or electrical motors and controls, layout of buildings, equipment and utilities, design of custom equipment, release of standard equipment, oversight or manufacturing and managing issues as they arise; Perform all efforts necessary to design and implement high quality mechanical mechanisms, enclosures, frames, etc.; Selection and specification of materials; Support efforts of the Project Director in meeting the client requirements; Efficiently create documentation that is easy to read and understandable, enters project requirements into job tracking software with a high rate of accuracy and exacting attention to detail; Design, build and test of prototypes; Practical knowledge of current ANSI/ISO drawing standards; Specify mechanical test and assembly procedures; Follow all procedures that make up the Quality System; Other duties as assigned.

Desirable Qualifications

Although not required of this position, it is desirable that applicants possess agricultural design experience in the tree nut harvesting or processing industry, have the ability to program and troubleshoot PLCs, have 3 phase experience and have the ability to program and troubleshoot VFD.

For more information about Jessee Equipment Manufacturing, click here.