Mechanical Engineer

City:  Newark
State:  CA
Country/Region:  US

Building excellence through our people, meaningful relationships and superior quality since 1972, PABCO® Building Products, LLC, manufactures gypsum wallboard products, paper and asphalt roofing shingles for the building industry. We have the product to serve your needs.


What is the Job?

  • Investigates personnel and equipment problems, recurring problems, new equipment, and procedures. Provides recommendations to address the issues.
  • Recommends and implements manufacturing improvement projects, including line improvements and process flow improvements.
  • Works closely with the Maintenance Department to provide appropriate planning and scheduling.
  • May have some responsibility for purchasing, inventory, and budget controls, as it relates to parts and equipment.
  • Coordinates and oversees facility projects.
  • Develops plans for equipment installation and upgrades.
  • Develops and implements a production maintenance program for the plant.
  • May assist with plant operations.
  • May design machinery and parts to be machined.
  • May prepare drawings, plans, and specifications for parts and installation.
  • All other tasks and/or responsibilities as assigned.



  • 0 – 3 years’ experience, manufacturing experience preferred.
  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering preferred.
  • Five (5) years in the gypsum industry preferred.
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment preferred.


Who are we?

PABCO® Gypsum, a division of PABCO® Building Products LLC, has provided quality gypsum board products and services for over 35 years.  PABCO® Gypsum supplies a complete line of gypsum products for commercial and residential construction.


At our Newark location, we make Gypsum Wallboard. Your job as a Mechanical Engineer is to use engineering skills and experience to develop plans for the maintenance and enhancement of plant equipment and plant process improvements.


What we offer!

  • Competitive Wages & Salaries
  • On the Job Training
  • Work Shoe Reimbursement
  • Promotional Opportunities
  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Profit-Sharing & 401(k)
  • Life Assistance Program
  • Paid Holidays
  • Vacation & Sick Leave
  • Family-Owned Compassionate Workplace


Salary offered depends on experience: $75,000 - $95,000 annualized salary.


PABCO offers an excellent benefits and compensation package including medical, dental, vision, 401(k), profit-sharing retirement plan, and wellness programs.  We are an equal opportunity employer and promote a drug-free workplace.