Hydraulics Design Engineer 59011

Location: Waterloo, IA
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $65,000.00 - $75,000.00
Degree: Bachelor;
Date: 11/22/2017
Job ID: 02523591
Job Description
Hydraulics Design Engineer opening in the Waterloo/Cedar Falls area. Salary in the $65-75K range. This person will be responsible for designing hydraulic systems and ensuring that all hydraulic components function per the expected purpose.
Responsibilities of the Hydraulics Design Engineer:
  • Drawing and/or supervising the drafting of schematics and physical layouts for hydraulic systems, components, and technology including displays, sensors, joysticks, pumps, controllers, etc.;
  • Analyzing structural, buckling, bolted joint stresses and weld stresses;
  • Obtaining pricing from vendors and suppliers;
  • Budget and cost controls;
  • Programming the controls and traveling to site to assist with startup and troubleshooting;
  • Assisting production employees and engineers with understanding of scope, schematics, design, system requirements, and timelines;
  • Conducting warranty analysis when required.
Education:   4-year degree in Engineering required; Mechanical preferred.
Required Skills for the Hydraulics Design Engineer:
  • Experience with SolidWorks or related 3D modeling software and AutoCAD;
  • 2+ years of mobile hydraulic experience or 2+ years of mobile programming experience;
  • Detail oriented with strong Project Management, organizational and presentation skills;
  • Analysis testing, troubleshooting and problem solving abilities;
  • Ability and willingness to travel both domestically and internationally.