An established engineering and manufacturing company, located southeast of Pittsburgh, is seeking an experienced Mechanical Design Engineer.
Mechanical design, engineering and technical documentation of small to medium power transformers according to national and international technical standards and customer requirements; including but not limited to: tanks, covers, frames / yoke clamps, tap changer configuration, lead structures, clearances, etc. Material is typically carbon steel, aluminum or fiberglass.
Evaluate customer requirements and integrate requirements into the engineering and production schedules.
Create design documentation in accordance with established standards and objectives.
Develop design solutions that optimize technical, commercial and ease of manufacturing factors.
Provide technical assistance to commercial, other design engineers, drafters, production team and procurement; share technical knowledge/experience with colleagues.
Collaborate with procurement and suppliers regarding required products and components.
Identify design and manufacturing problems and provide solutions; collaborative problem-solving with all stakeholders.
Manage assigned designs to be accurate, complete, error-free, useful and timely – meet deadlines.
Execute special projects related to design improvements, ease of manufacturing, cost reductions, etc.
Participate in project management, technical meetings and design reviews.
Cooperate closely with international team members in the field of assigned engineering tasks.
BS Degree in Mechanical Engineering is preferred; AS Degree in related field is acceptable
Minimum of 2-5 years of mechanical design experience of power transformers
Knowledge of mechanical simulation tools and knowledge of transformer engineering materials and manufacturing processes
Must be familiar with IEEE and NEMA standards
Proficient knowledge of AutoCAD and MS Office
Must have excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm
Additional Salary Information: Salary commensurate on experience and degree
About JH Technical Services, Inc.
JH Technical Services, Inc. / JH Staffing Services was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA. JH has become one of the area’s fastest growing and most respected staffing firms, and is focused on assisting both clients and candidates throughout the tri-state area. We offer contract, contract to hire, and permanent placement options. The industries that we specialize in include the following: Engineering, Architecture, Information Technology, Construction, Energy, Manufacturing, and Professional/Office. The Right Recruiter. The Right Measurements. The Right Candidates.