Hydraulic Engineer

Req ID:  62476
Location: 

OR, US Glasgow, GB, G44 4EX Burlington, CA, L7L 4X6 Annecy, FR, 74020

Date:  Nov 3, 2022

HYDRAULIC ENGINEER

 

For over 140 years our products have helped ensure the safe, reliable operations of key industries. With a passion for precision and partnership, Celeros Flow Technology (“Celeros FT”) continues this heritage of high performance and dependability, providing mission critical, sustainable flow control solutions for our customers around the globe.

 

Celeros Flow Technology is looking for individuals with a voice and a vision. We embrace change, diversity and promote new ways of looking at old ideas. We seek talented professionals to join our world-class team of innovators in a global, collaborative & multi-cultural environment, where you will be challenged, supported, and inspired to be extraordinary.

 

JOB SUMMARY

Responsible for hydraulic design aspects of all types of pumping equipment.  Responsible for undertaking hydraulic engineering activities across OE, A/Market and New Product Development. Providing Technical support on tender enquiries.

As a hydraulic engineer, your primary duty is to undertake a defined range of engineering activities in line with all relevant processes and quality requirements. You are required to liaise with different departments and disciplines in order to ensure an effective & productive outcome while continually maintaining high quality & standards. You will drive pump design integrity, quality and safety to maximize customer specification compliance. Your daily role includes, but not limited to, hydraulic selection, design calculations, hydraulic modelling / drawings, performance curves, test standards, hydraulic logs, and technical documentation for manufacture, supplier and client interface.

Working in a collaborative manner to satisfy the needs of the project and the internal and external customers is essential.

 

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Conduct engineering activities on Project Execution on ETO and CTO contracts, and where applicable New Product Development and improvement initiatives.
  • Review and Interpret Customer Specifications and apply industry standards where appropriate.
  • Work under the technical guidance of Senior Hydraulic Engineers, Hydraulic Design Manager and with Lead Engineer and/ or Snr Mechanical Engineers and others within Engineering and other functions in a collaborative manner to achieve project deliverables.
  • Provide hydraulic technical support through the full product lifecycle from pre-ward through design/make to in-service site support.
  • Undertake the full range of Hydraulic Engineering Design tasks under supervision including, but not limited to, hydraulic selection, hydraulic scales, hydraulic design, hydraulic layouts, hydraulic modelling, performance curve generation, review of PTBS, hydraulic logs, impeller cuts, performance test assessment and hydraulic data maintenance.
  • Helping team to achieve project deadlines, delivered with desired quality, cost and efficiency.
  • Works to develop functional skills and advanced disciplines of self.
  • Interface and support downstream activities post design phase (shop-floor, test, commissioning and warranty)
  • Help maintain of company standards relating to the hydraulic discipline to standardize products, processes, tools and calculation procedures to reduce lead-times and risk.
  • Assist with standardization and Value Engineering projects.

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

  • Ability to adapt within own function and learn new skills.
  • Functional or Technical skill required by team to deliver project engineering.
  • Ability to apply classical design techniques and use of tools to undertake the full range of Hydraulic Engineering Design tasks with supervision to support project execution.
  • Experience in performance test data analysis and processing for compliance against specification. 
  • IT skills required for specific functional software, both as user and ability to influence software development.
  • Team working ability and an attitude of collaboration, mentoring and flexibility.
  • Desire and ability to develop skills beyond current expertise.
  • Desire and ability to train other team members on the skills of the function.
  • Willingness and confidence to communicate (written and presentation) with a professional and knowledgeable approach and manner to all levels, including Snr. Management, Shop-floor as well as Customer and Supplier representatives.

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent with related experience/training, or equivalent combination of education and additional practical and professional experience.
  • Good interpersonal, communication and influencing skills
  • Ability to set and hit personal and team deadlines
  • An interest in self-development, Pump & related Package Technology and engineering
  • An active and valuable team participant who puts team success before individual success

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and talk or hear.  The employee is occasionally required to stand and walk.  The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, and ability to adjust focus.

 

WORKING CONDITIONS

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Working conditions are normal for an office environment but may also require work near moving mechanical parts and equipment of various sizes. The noise level in the work environment can vary from loud to moderately quiet, depending on circumstances.

 

DISCLAIMER

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification.  They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

CELEROS Flow Technology is an equal opportunity employer.