Each component of every machine is created by a mechanical engineer. Professionals in this field design and build a wide range of equipment and components from commercial aircraft to biomedical devices, and also work on developing processes to improve quality and production. It is a versatile branch of engineering and alumni in this field can often be found working in robotics, autonomous vehicles, aeronautics, consumer product design and manufacturing.
- Associate mechanical engineer
- Mechanical design engineer
- Mechanical systems engineer
- Project engineer
Professional organizations and associations are membership-based groups comprised of people working in a similar field. They can be helpful resources for students to learn more about a field, develop connections and discover related opportunities. Examples for this field include:
You can search for additional organizations and associations using a database provided by the Princeton University Library.