An established equipment engineering and manufacturing company, located south of Pittsburgh, is seeking a Mechanical Design Engineer.
Responsible for generating mechanical designs and thorough Bills of Material for industrial processing equipment.
Responsible for machinery design to meet the plant needs from chemical unload through forming the customer’s final completed product.
Develop specifications, create machine design concepts, and produce detailed drawings.
Engineering tasks assignments will include specifying chemical process components, calculating pump size, pipe pressure loss, determining heat load and heat transfer of liquid process systems, writing operating sequence of mechanical, hydraulic or liquid process systems, analyzing structural static and dynamic loading, and sizing of rotary and linear driven mechanisms.
Project CAD assignments will include creating 3D models and drawings sufficient for fabrication of parts, assembly of machines, and field installation at plants globally.
Involvement in estimating of design time and materials prior to equipment sales.
Projects will occur simultaneously and must be completed within schedules and budgets.
Periodic contributions to operation and maintenance manuals are required.
Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical or Electro-Mechanical Engineering required
Minimum of 3 years of experience in industrial machinery design, chemical storage and/or processing
Proficiency with AutoCAD, Creo, and/or Microstation 3D modeling
Ability to comprehend and build on past equipment designs
Average travel less than 15% for the purpose of collecting field data, instructing installation laborers, and start up assistance
Periodic training in Germany or Italy is required
Good communication skills for interaction with clients, vendors, and internal customers
Ability to work independently
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm
Additional Salary Information: Salary commensurate with experience
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.