Mechanical Applications Engineer

  • Location
    Seattle, Washington
  • Job type
  • Category
    Engineering - Mechanical

Adecco is currently assisting a local client in their search to fill an exciting Mechanical Applications Engineer/Hydraulics Engineerrole in the Seattle, WA area! Apply now if you meet the qualifications listed below!

POSITION: Mechanical Applications Engineer/Hydraulics Engineer
LOCATION: Portland/Seattle area, WA
HOURS: Full-time
DURATION: Permanent Role
PAY: $90-$115K/annually

Responsibilities and Job Description

Mechanical Applications Engineer

The Mechanical Engineer is a critical technical resource working closely with other design engineers, sales, and customers. This position works as key technical advisor, adapting existing product and/or creating new product to satisfy varying industry applications, traveling to customer sites to perform initial hands-on installation and analysis, and document installation processes and requirements for future installations.
This role offers professional development and access to global opportunities in a high performance environment.

Primary Responsibilities

Articulate product offerings and key features to business and technical users
Lead the design and development of new products and adaptations of existing products
Travel to customer sites to perform initial installation and analysis
Utilize 3D Modeling Software (Creo) to create and analyze designs
Create detailed drawings and BOMs of new parts and assemblies as required
Coordinate and complete projects and design efforts with other groups and departments
Direct and conduct necessary research incidental to designs
Develop, maintain, and present project metrics: cost, performance, milestone/timeline as directed
Utilize and maintain Six Sigma, DFSS, and Lean tools throughout the design and validation process
Document installation process and requirements for use during future sales and installations

Qualifications Required

BSME or other applicable 4-year Engineering or Engineering Technology Degree
Hands on mechanical experience essential with the ability to perform prototype installations
5+ years of experience in Engineering, Design, Service, or Applications
Proficient in 3D modeling software (Creo preferred)
Ability to read hydraulic schematics and assembly prints
Capable of working independently on projects with limited support from others
Ability to travel up to 20% of the time

Qualifications Preferred

5+ years of related crawler type tractor experience
Experience with hydraulics (specifically mobile hydraulics) and mechanical systems
Fluid Power and Hydraulic Circuit knowledge
Machining, fabrication and casting design experience
Proficiency with Creo and Windchill
Proficiency with data acquisition systems such as LabView, HyDAQ, or SOMAT

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