Engineering Support Specialist I


Kent, WA, US, 98032

Company:  9050-Olympus Controls

Olympus Controls ( is a fast-paced Automation Company that has an opportunity for an Engineering Support Specialist I to join our growing company. We offer a dynamic environment with competitive salary and health benefits for the right type of highly motivated individuals.


As the Engineering Support Specialist I, your primary responsibility will be assisting engineers with project coordination, drafting and documentation control.  Other duties will include inventory management and sourcing components. Your detailed work product will be an important part of creating new automated systems for a wide range of customers. You will work closely with engineers and machinists in a prototype, first article, environment.




  • Project planning, which includes but is not limited to:
    • Procurement and material tracking
    • Tracking resources and project timelines
    • Project updates to the sales team
    • Machine shop job creation and closing in an MRP module
  • Inventory management
  • Bill of Materials (BOM) management
  • Create manufacturing drawings (assembly exploded views) in SolidWorks, adhering to company and ASME Y14 standards
  • Assign part numbers to BOM items in an ERP system
  • Drawing reviews
  • Assist with assembly of prototypes
  • Process BOM and drawing changes (red lines)
  • Source components and component specifications
  • Respond to internal and external customers in a timely manner
  • Other duties as assigned




  • Experience with drafting/3D modeling preferred
  • Project coordination/planning experience desired
  • SolidWorks Mechanical and PDM experience a plus
  • Strong attention to detail
  • A self-starter who’s able to work independently, with supervision
  • Ability to stay organized and handle multiple projects at once
  • Possess time management skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications
  • Ability to receive feedback on work performed and implement changes accordingly
  • Self-check work for completeness and accuracy
  • Occasionally lift and carry up to 20 pounds
  • Teamwork oriented
  • Comfortable having customer facing conversations
  • Highschool diploma or equivalent required
  • 2-year associates degree or drafting certificate a plus



An emerging provider of next generation technology solutions, Applied Industrial Technologies has a growing automation footprint and expanding offering of motion control, machine vision, robotic and IIoT technologies, plus related value-added industrial expertise.

Founded in 1923, Applied Industrial Technologies (NYSE: AIT) is a leading value-added distributor and technical solutions provider of industrial motion, fluid power, flow control, automation technologies, and related maintenance supplies. Our leading brands, specialized services, and comprehensive knowledge serve MRO and OEM end users in virtually all industrial markets through our multi-channel capabilities that provide choice, convenience, and expertise.

We are an equal employment opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, protected veteran status, marital status, medical condition or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a disability, please send an email to or call 216-426-4389 to let us know the nature of your request.

Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Bellevue

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