Forensic Mechanical Engineer, PE

Location Seattle
Contact name: Eric Dickerson

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Job ref: 6640
Published: 8 months ago

Job Description: Forensic Mechanical Engineer, PE

Location: Seattle, WA

Type: Full-time

About Us:

Located in the heart of Seattle, WA, our firm is a leading name in forensic engineering. We are dedicated to unraveling the complexities behind mechanical failures and accidents. With a reputation for excellence, we offer a professional setting that fosters innovation, analytical prowess, and meticulous investigation.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Conduct forensic investigations and analyses of various environments' mechanical failures, accidents, and malfunctions.
  2. Apply engineering principles to assess damage, determine the root cause, and suggest preventive and corrective measures.
  3. Collaborate with multidisciplinary teams, including legal professionals, insurers, and other engineers, to provide comprehensive insights and expert opinions.
  4. Prepare detailed, concise technical reports summarizing findings, conclusions, and recommendations.
  5. Serve as an expert witness in legal proceedings, presenting and defending findings in depositions, hearings, and trials.
  6. Remain updated on industry standards, best practices, and advancements in forensic mechanical engineering.


  1. Must be local to Seattle, WA.
  2. Possession of a Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering or higher.
  3. An active Professional Engineer (PE) license.
  4. A minimum of 7 years of dedicated experience in mechanical forensic engineering.
  5. Proven ability to apply engineering principles to real-world situations for problem-solving.
  6. An unwavering attention to detail and a commitment to accuracy.
  7. A consistent and stable work history, highlighting dedication and reliability.
  8. Familiarity with state and local regulations, industry standards, and codes.