Hydraulic Engineer Job Description Sample
Senior Hydraulic Engineer
Applied Fluid Power is looking for a talentedindividual to join our team and help us drive the Eaton P-1 program. This is a great opportunity to show your skills and be a valued asset to a high-performing team. This position can be located anywhere in the US as long as you can work remotely from home or one of our many locations.
You will be responsible for the design of electrical and hydraulic power control systems. You will work with both domestic and international customers to develop innovative solutions to their mobile and industrial needs. Project turnaround times are quick (3-6 months), creating a fast-paced environment with lots of opportunity to showcase your skills. To be successful, you should have a broad coverage of experience across both mechanical and electrical/electronic applications.
- Specifying Hydrostatic Drive solution and Electronic controls (CAN based controllers) within the Mobile and Industrial Fluid Power industry working directly with OEM based customers.
- Working with a nationwide based Fluid Power sales team helping them apply Hydrostatic drives and Control solutions.
- Must be able to communicate effectively and work with a team and of individuals. The P1 engineering team is very good at working with many types of personalities (this is a must for this position)
- Creating support documentation and Scope of Work statements (schematics, layout drawings, manuals) for your work to be provided to the customer
- Regular presentations to senior management updating project status
- BS in Mechanical or fluid Dynamics (MS preferred)
- 3+ years' experience in the mobile or industrial market.
- Strong background in Hydrostatic Drives for the Mobile and industrial Fluid Power markets.
- Strong working knowledge with Electronic mobile controls (CAN type controllers) to help design drive systems for today's ever changing markets.
- Familiar with software development best practices (V-model, Waterfall Model, etc). Familiar with object-oriented programming and system modeling using state machines.
- Understanding of Machine communication networks, using J1939, CANopen, EtherNet/IP, etc protocols for communication between components and machines.
- Hydraulic system design (electro-hydraulic control networks, hydraulic power delivery via pumps, motors, valves, cylinders, knowledge of industry standards for fluid conveyance and rotational power transfer). Ability to create and comprehend hydraulic schematics.
- 2D/3D CAD software (e.g. AutoCAD, Pro/Engineer) for hydraulic and electrical schematics along with solid modeling (Preferred: 2+ years experience)
- Project management. Ability to develop, track, and deliver project outputs to the customer according to the project timeline. Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously while maintaining high quality is a must.
- Experience with electrical design
- Good working background with hydraulic Fan drives and controls
We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability, protected veteran status, marital status, medical condition or any other characteristic protected by law.
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Senior Hydraulic Engineer (Id# 36255)
Senior Hydraulic Engineer (ID# 36255) Indianapolis, IN # Category: Civil Engineering # Job Type: Full Time # Minimum Experience: 5 # Required Education: Bachelor's Degree # Job Description Be involved in projects with our
Indianapolis Hydraulics and Hydrology DesignTeam and be a part of a growing team that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges. At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach- and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future! WSP is currently initiating a search for a
Senior Hydraulic Engineer for our
Duties and Responsibilities
Responsible for performing and supervising stormwater drainage analysis for municipal and private sector projects and managing hydrologic and hydraulic design tasks on medium to large scale highway and transportation projects. Anticipated responsibilities will include:
Preparation and/or supervision of hydrologic/hydraulic analysis and designs which conform to client guidelines and standards
Development of hydrologic and hydraulic models including: HEC-HMS, HEC-RAS, HY-8, XP-SWMM and other generally accepted hydrologic and hydraulic modeling software
Provide assistance in development of project/task scopes and fee estimates
Develop water related permit applications including IDNR Construction in a Floodway permit applications
Establish hydrologic and hydraulic design criteria for projects
Preparation of engineering reports
Perform preliminary and final engineering
Perform QA/QC reviews
Provide assistance with production of plans
Prepare estimates of quantities and costs
Provide assistance in marketing pursuits
Perform related engineering duties Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges. If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion of you joining our team. # Job Requirements
Minimum of five years of experience in civil engineering and hydrologic/hydraulic analysis and design.
Strong knowledge of hydrologic and hydraulic design principles and an understanding of INDOT and IDNR policies and procedures
The candidate should be well qualified in the use of hydraulic modeling software including: HEC-HMS, HEC-RAS, HY-8, XP-SWMM
Strong communication skills.
A P.E. certification is required.
Experience in preparation and coordination of water related permit applications.
AutoCAD Experience # About WSP USA WSP USA (formerly WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff) is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms—WSP. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the buildings, transportation, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 7,000 people in 100 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com/usa WSP provides a progressive mix of benefits including medical, dental 401k and long term disability focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career. At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base. Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges, are you ready to get started? WSP is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The selected candidate must have the ability to work in the United States immediately. EOE / Veteran/ Disability/ Gender/ Minority/ Female/ Gender Identity/ Sexual Orientation EOE / Veteran/ Disability/ Gender/ Minority/ Female/ Gender Identity/ Sexual Orientation.
Hydraulic Engineer - In-Training
The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) has an exciting opportunity for an experienced engineer to join the South Central Region Environmental Office as a Hydraulic Engineer. This position serves as a statewide specialist and technical expert in hydraulic and hydrologic processes, analysis and review. The selected individual will support the State Hydraulic Engineer for floodplain issues, river engineering, fish passage and bridge scour analyses. Assignments involve independent responsibility for river engineering, bridge scour, backwater analyses, and fish passage projects of considerable scope and complexity.
At WSDOT, we honor diversity in the workplace and support one another with respect and trust. If you would like to join our team-oriented environment and enjoy continuously changing environment, and yet with a great deal of career stability and growth, definitely consider a career opportunity with WSDOT. To learn more, please watch the following video:Why WSDOT?
Note: This in-training position offers a career path and on-the-job training, and allows you to progress through the Transportation Engineer field, achieving the goal class of a Transportation Engineer 4. Candidates will be considered as a Transportation Engineer 1, Transportation Engineer 2, Transportation Engineer 3 or Transportation Engineer 4 depending on qualifications. The salary levels for each are:
Transportation Engineer 1: $50,292 $67,584
Transportation Engineer 2: $55,476 - $74,604
Transportation Engineer 3: $61,212- $82,344
Transportation Engineer 4: $67,584- $90,888
Depending on the classification, this position may perform the following work depending on the classification:
Design and review complex and unique storm drain systems, culverts, box culverts, large span culverts, large span arches, fish passage structures, open channel flow
Responsible for design, construction, and maintenance support for hydraulics and hydrology
Review and provides concurrence on South Central Region Hydraulic Reports for Headquarters Hydraulics
Analyze riverine systems, including hydrology, using various one and two dimensional computer flow models
Design hydraulic structures that act as habitat restoration or include habitat restoration components
Design streambank erosion control and stabilization countermearsures.
Use appropriate design guidelines to predict scour depths at bridges, intermediate pier locations, and bridge span lengths in support of the Bridge Office
Identify scour critical bridges on existing highways and support the State Hydraulics Engineer in making recommendations for repairs or monitoring of these structures
Perform backwater analysis with various one or two dimensional numerical models for determining regulatory flood elevation for river channels and bridge openings
Other duties as assigned
A successful candidate for this position shall have:
A Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or a closely related field of study, or an Engineer in Training Certificate
Excellent communication skills in both the oral and written form, and the ability to communicate complex information with diverse audiences
The ability to perform field inspections in a variety weather conditions, on steep and uneven terrain
Ability and willingness to obtain a Professional Engineering License within the set timeline of the in-training plan
Valid Driver's License
Note:This position is covered by a union shop provision, until the TE4 level is achieved. Therefore, as a condition of employment, you are required to become a member of the PTE, Local 17, or arrange to pay that union a representational fee. The union shop requirement shall be effective on the first day of the month following the employee's initial 30 days in this classification
How to Apply:Applications for this recruitment will be accepted electronically. Please select the large "apply" button at the top of this announcement. You may need to set up an account profile. To be considered for this position you will need to answer the supplemental questions, as part of the supplemental questions you will need to provide a letter of interest. Your letter of interest should describe how your experience, training and education make you a viable and competitive candidate for this position.
For inquiries about this position, please contact
Brionna Fernandezator email to .
Please reference recruitment number 18DOT-SCR-51226
The Washington State Department of Transportation is an equal opportunity employer. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, persons of disability, persons over 40 years of age, and disabled and Vietnam era veterans are encouraged to apply. Persons with disabilities needing assistance in the application process, or those needing this job announcement in an alternative format may call the Office of Human Resources, at or email at .
Salary: $50,292.00 - $90,888.00 Annually
- Location:* Yakima County
- Union Gap, WA
- Job Type:* Full Time
Department:* Dept. of Transportation
Job Number:* 18DOT-SCR-51226
Closing: 3/15/2018 11:59 PM Pacific
Agency:* State of Washington
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Controls Systems Engineer - Electrical And Hydraulic
We are seeking an experienced, degreed and talented Controls Systems Engineer who has a background in machine tool electrical and hydraulic controls and systems. The successful candidate is familiar and able to create schematics for electrical and hydraulic systems for different types of machine tools and is familiar with ladder logic and machine code. The majority of the tasks are in the office and some of the tasks are on the assembly floor, interacting with assemblers and helping to run off systems or to help troubleshoot and complete a machine control system. We offer a modern, safe and clean work environment that is fully air conditioned and a complimentary staff of extremely skilled individuals to work with. We are offering a top salary for the best engineer along with 401K and health insurance. Please send your resume.
Mechanical Engineer – Hydraulic Equipment
Hamilton Form, the leading manufacturer of equipment for the precast concrete industry, is looking for an accomplished mechanical engineer to help grow and improve our equipment line. The ideal candidate should have strong experience with hydraulic power equipment design, component selection, and heavy steel fabrications. They will work with other members of the engineering and operation staff under minimal supervision.
· Make improvements to existing products and participate in the design of new ones.
· Evaluate products and processes for cost efficiency, manufacturability, and reliability.
· Design and draw new product components and improve current component designs. Ensure interoperability with other mating or affected parts.
· Design and setup validation testing for new components and products. Fabricate/direct the fabrication of prototypes for testing.
· Provide engineering support on a regular basis and CAD drawings to the shop for production.
· Draw layouts, detailed drawings and other special applications for sales staff, customers, and installers.
· Interact professionally with vendors and customers.
· Stay abreast of industry developments and technologies; identify and investigate those which may be of value to the company.
· Self-motivated, detail‐oriented, and organized.
· Able to work effectively under tight deadlines, handle multiple projects, and maintain a positive attitude.
· Able to communicate clearly and effectively.
· Able to work overtime as needed.
· Willingness to participate in hands-on fabrication.
· Able to travel as required. Required travel is typically minimal.
Education and Experience:
· Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering.
· Experience in a self-directed design engineering position.
· Minimum 5 years of experience designing hydraulically powered equipment, including selecting and specifying components.
· Knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures within a heavy manufacturing environment.
· Strong working knowledge of materials, manufacturing techniques, and hardware.
· Proficient with AutoDesk Inventor or comparable. Familiar with FEA tools and MathCAD a plus.
The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met or encountered 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 regularly required to sit and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand and walk, climb, stoop and kneel. Occasional lifting is required. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
Senior Mechanical Engineer - Hydraulic Controls
Ingenium Technologies - Los Angeles, CA 91355
Additional Job Postings:http://www.ingeniumtech.com/tech_staffing/
A large military aerospace contractor is currently seeking several Senior Mechanical Engineers with specific experience in designing hydraulic actuation devices. These individuals would be responsible for the independent evaluation, selection, and substantial adaptation and modification of standard techniques, procedures and criteria in carrying out a sequence of engineering tasks. Provides leadership and direction in developing engineering on new hardware.
Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:
Plans, schedules and coordinates detailed phases of a project.
Devises new approaches to problems encountered.
Participates in and promotes process improvements within assigned areas.
Performs work which involves conventional engineering practices, but includes a variety of complex features, such as conflicting design requirements, non-standard materials and difficult coordination requirements.
Provides direct support of sales and development by sharing information in the form of proposals and design reviews.
Independently troubleshoots/analyzes component/system problems.
Independently writes and performs component tests.
Dispositions hardware with minimum supervision.
Generates, discusses and maintains components design proposals with internal departments balancing need to customer specification with manufacturing/cost implications.
Creates detail designs using 2D and 3D drafting including dimensioning and tolerancing.
Documents/archives/retrieves drawings from storage system.
Creates and maintains BOMs; releases drawings in WISE.
Required Software: Appropriate WISE applications such as BOM, Item Master, NCR, EC screens and part tracking, MS Office Applications
5-10 years experience in Mechanical Engineering preferably in the aerospace and defense industry.
- 5-10 years experience in the design and development of hydraulic actuation devices is required
- 5-10 years experience in the design and development of flight controls is required
Effective written and verbal communication skills including presentations (internal, customers and management); Writes and communicates technical reports. Solid technical writing skills(EARS, procedures, reports, etc.).
Competent skills in complex problem solving and trouble-shooting.
Ability to effectively operate in the project team environment and communicate with Customers. May direct or lead work of technicians, detailers and designers.
Working knowledge of standards and the ability to apply complex groupings of standards into designs.
Competent use and understanding of FEA tools, basic use of DFSS tools and methodologies; competent knowledge of Engineering quality systems (PLC, engineering change, configuration management). Solid ability to compute steady state results. Assists with development of department and organization procedures.
Complete understanding of component function and testing requirements. Understands manufacturing processes, drawings and geometric dimensioning and tolerances as well as shop standards and procedures and how they impact designs.
Effective time management skills.
- Bachelor's degree in an Engineering or technical science field or International equivalent required, advanced degree preferred.
Position: Direct Hire
Travel: 20% domestic and international required
Compensation: Exempt, Highly Competitive with Benefits
Location: Los Angeles, CA 91355
Employment Criteria: This position includes access or potential access to ITAR technical data. Therefore, candidates will need to qualify as a US Person which is defined as a US Citizen, a Permanent Resident who does not work for a foreign company/foreign government/foreign governmental agency or organization, or a political asylee in compliance with International Traffic in Arms Regulations.
Employment Statement: Ingenium Technologies is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other classification protected by federal, state or local law. Proof of eligibility for employment will be required upon employment.
Due to the requirements of the Customer, No Visa sponsorship is available.
Mechanical Advanced Development Engineer Hydraulic Component
Research and develop new product concepts and prototypes. Investigate new materials and processes.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities
Education and/or Experience
•Bachelor’s degree (B.A./B.S./BSME) from four-year college or university and three to five years’ work experience in a hydraulic component related field and/or equivalent combination of education and experience.
•Proven track record of leading product development projects.
•Knowledge of Mechanical and/or hydraulic component manufacturing preferred
•Experience in drive train design and development a plus
•Must have working knowledge of Project Management Software, MS Office, MiniTab, CAD software
•Self-motivated with ability to take ownership and participate in “hands-on” projects
•Demonstrated resourcefulness, creativity, critical thinking, problem solving
•Outstanding communication and presentation skills
Location: Indianapolis IN
Hydro Hydraulic Engineer
We find innovative solutions to protect water at its source, treat it to the highest standards, and deliver it to homes and businesses. Then we collect and treat wastewater before reintroducing it safely back into the environment. Primary Purpose:
Functions in a mid level engineer capacity, or technical specialist. Under general supervision, performs all aspects of conventional design engineering and analysis. Broadens knowledge and skill set in area of discipline.
May start to expand knowledge in other disciplines and/or functional areas. Principal Duties and
Continues to learn and remains current on departmental design guides, standards, systems, applicable engineering codes and B&V policies and procedures. Applies to assigned tasks as appropriate. Quality / Continuous Improvement:
Begins to independently apply knowledge and complies with B&V quality program relative to assigned tasks. Supports continuous improvement and change management efforts. Engineering Production:
Prepares a variety of moderately complex engineering deliverables. Performs complex research and develops recommendations for equipment and/or materials selection. Collects, assimilates, and manages data for engineering work.
Prepares complex engineering calculations following standard methods and principles. Understands and adheres to budget, schedule, and quality requirements. Recognizes, defines and resolves problems within assigned area.
May provide direction and guidance to others. Project Coordination: Assigns tasks to and coordinates with other internal/external team members on less complex projects.
Initiates contact with other disciplines as needed to identify and coordinate details of the work. Client Focus: Actively seeks to understand client interests and drivers through normal client contact and through interaction and communication with project leadership.
Applies understanding of client interests and drivers to their own behavior and performance of the work under his/her responsibility. May provide support to business development or pursuit activities. Knowledge Sharing, Innovation and Technology:
Shares current knowledge of latest technology and processes. People Management - (supervision, career development, training, mentoring): May assist with performance management process, mentoring, recognition, and any corrective actions required.
Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering from either a recognized accredited program in their home country or the country in which the professional is practicing. Minimum of 3 years related work experience All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations. Preferred Job
Learning on the Fly, Problem Solving, Intellectual Horsepower, Written Communications, Drive For Results, Decision Quality, Informing, Listening, and Dealing with Ambiguity. Intermediate knowledge of engineering design principles and applicable design guides and standards related to assigned engineering discipline. Black & Veatch Holding Company, its subsidiaries and its affiliated companies, complies with all Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) affirmative action laws and regulations.
Black & Veatch does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, marital status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender Identity and expression, disability, veteran status, pregnancy status or other status protected by law. For our EEO Policy Statement, please clickhere. If you’d like more information on your EEO rights under the law, please clickhereandhere.
Sr Hydraulic / Fluid Power - Mechanical Engineer
Job Description BAE Systems is seeking aSenior Hydraulic / Fluid Power Mechanic Engineerfor its Combat Vehicles business unit located in York, Pennsylvania. The Engineer will be tasked to research, plan, design, analyze, test, and develop hydraulic/fluid power subsystems and mechanical products and power systems. Design
Analyze and interpret design specifications, drawings, documentation, models, and/or test results to ensure technical designs comply with applicable engineering standards, military specifications and product requirements;
Develop and upgrade subsystem level designs (hydraulic/fluid power and mechanical) to include concept development and analysis;
Resolve design issues identified during test and transition to production. Analysis, Testing
Plan and execute verification and validation activities and prepare corresponding documentation to support design compliance to requirements;
Analyze hydraulic/fluid and mechanical power systems for measurement, production, and transmission of energy, including appropriate fluid conditioning considerations;
Conduct troubleshooting to resolve production and field-related hydraulic issues;
Use advanced modeling and analysis tools to develop product specifications, models, technical data packages, and integration and verification procedures;
Conduct and support subsystem and system integration and verification activities, and manufacturing planning.
Ensure technical outcomes are consistent with established engineering principles and practices and that customer and company technical, system, performance, and quality requirements are met. Documentation
Develop and write technical documentation, makes revisions to existing documentation, and provide input to technical papers or presentations;
Prepare producible/production level Technical Data Package (TDP);
Track schedule and budget. Communication, Relationships
Prepare and deliver technical presentations on project results, progress, recommendations, and solutions to internal and external customers;
Provide input and status to project leaders on technical content, cost, schedule, and workload requirements;
Develop and maintain effective relationships with both internal and external customers to resolve complex technical problems and implement solutions;
Provide technical review and guidance to other engineers in area of expertise;
Maintain up-to-date knowledge of relevant engineering discipline(s), industry practices, trends, and applications. Advise management on new development and programs;
Always maintains a safe work environment and ensures compliance with safety objectives and policies and rules.
Typical Education & Experience Typically a Bachelor's Degree and four (4) years work experience or the overall equivalent experience
Required Skills and Education Proficiency in complex design development and integration of hydraulic / fluid power and mechanical subsystems used on mobile equipment and military ground combat / engineering systems. Examples include hydraulically powered ramp actuation subsystems, engine cooling systems, crane/winch systems, turret traverse and weapon elevation subsystems, material handling systems, etc. Experience in design of mobile fluid power subsystems (inclusive of selection, analysis and integration of pumps, motors, hydraulic fluids, control systems, fluid conditioning, etc.) Ability to develop and maintain effective relationships with internal and external customers to solve complex technical problems Ability to work cooperatively in team environment to effectively synthesize inputs from multiple parties, yielding resolution to test and design issues Clear and effective written and verbal communication skills Ability to prepare technical reports, papers, and presentations Ability to create, read and interpret hydraulic schematics Multi-disciplinary design and integration experience, with relevant applications in a ground combat, amphibious, construction, agricultural or engineering vehicle development environment Component/Subsystem/System design and integration experience in hydraulic/fluid power and mechanical subsystems Working knowledge of hydraulic control systems, open and closed circuits, hydrostatic drives and characteristics of various types of hydraulic fluids Proven customer interface skills, with ability to influence suppliers and internal customers in technical matters Experience providing engineering support in prototype and transition-to-production Working knowledge of PTC CREO Working knowledge of engineering drawing practices ASME Y14.100 Working knowledge of geometric tolerancing (ASME Y14.5 2009) Familiarity with relevant military specifications and commercial design standards
About BAE Systems Platforms & Services BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services. With headquarters in Arlington, Virginia, this Platform and Services Group of BAE Systems employs nearly 11,000 professionals at more than 30 locations worldwide. Platform and Services is a global leader in the design, development, production, and service support of armored combat vehicles, major and minor caliber naval guns and missile launchers, canisters, artillery systems, and intelligent munitions. People are the greatest asset in any Company. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression Sr Hydraulic / Fluid Power - Mechanical Engineer
BAE1US5304 EEO Career Site Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities . females . veterans . individuals with disabilities . sexual orientation . gender identity . gender expression
Hydraulic Design Engineer
Supports the design and development of custom products in the prototype, production, and test life cycle phase. These products are custom, made to order solutions.
• With direction, establishes cost effective product designs with compliance to engineering principles, company standards, customer contract requirements, and related specifications.• Coordinates assigned activities concerned with technical developments, scheduling, costing, and resolving engineering design and test problems.• May visit customers to review application requirements and help present technical solutions.• May direct integration of technical activities and products.• Takes technical direction
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