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Mechanical Engineers

Typical job duties performed with this occupation include:

TASK DUTIES
Recommend design modifications to eliminate machine or system malfunctions.
Write performance requirements for product development or engineering projects.
Read and interpret blueprints, technical drawings, schematics, or computer-generated reports.
Confer with engineers or other personnel to implement operating procedures, resolve system malfunctions, or provide technical information.
Research and analyze customer design proposals, specifications, manuals, or other data to evaluate the feasibility, cost, or maintenance requirements of designs or applications.
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Training for this occupational program or those in a similar family of programs can be located at the following postsecondary institutions in the State of Kansas. Please check with a program advisor at the postsecondary institution for more information on the particular focus of each program listed. Programs nearest the local area appear first. Click on the program to find more information.

INSTITUTION NAME CITY INSTITUTION TYPE PROGRAM TITLE AWARDS HOURS
Wichita State University Wichita Public MECHANICAL ENGINEERING Bachelor Degree - BSME 128
Wichita State University Wichita Public MECHANICAL ENGINEERING Postsecondary award/certificate/diploma(< 1 academic year) - CERT 12
Kansas State University Manhattan Public MECHANICAL ENGINEERING Bachelor Degree - BS 127
University of Kansas Lawrence Public MECHANICAL ENGINEERING Bachelor Degree - BS 128