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Senior Mechanical Design Engineer - Tank Design in East Peoria, IL at Volt

Date Posted: 6/10/2019

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Job Description

Design & Technical Services (DTS) is a Consulting and Technical services company providing a range of services to OEMs and their Tier 1 suppliers. Our services span the Product Lifecycle from design to ongoing support.  Our technical services include engineering, IT, Test, Technical Communications and ongoing product support.  

As a valued employee of DTS you will help shape a career path that can lead you to ever increasing technical skills and lead you into team leadership and project management opportunities.  Our project team members create lasting trust with our clients through their competence and integrity.  These efforts allow us to reach our goal of “Creating Clients for Life”

If you are interested in taking the next step toward a rewarding career, talk to us about how you can join and contribute to the unfolding success story of DTS.  

DTS has an opportunity for you to become part of a prestigious team of professionals. We are seeking an Senior Mechanical Design Engineer to work onsite in at our client’s facility in East Peoria, IL

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design of hydraulic circuits
  • Hydraulic component selection
  • Test procedures specification for evaluation of high pressure hydraulic system
  • Leveraging client design concepts, develop from scratch fluid systems design
  • Perform thermal analysis of hydraulics system to achieve efficiency, performance and cooling capacity requirements verifying system operation within client specifications
  • Develop mobile storage tank structural designs

Required experience:

  • Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering, Structural Engineering, or similar
  • Advanced knowledge of strength of materials, stress analysis, and structural engineering
  • Advanced knowledge of high pressure hydraulic and pneumatic system design on mobile applications
  • Working knowledge of numerical methods of structural analysis and stress analysis preferred. Finite element analysis (FEA) experience is a plus.
  • Knowledge of tank fabrication processes and manufacturing techniques
  • 5-10 years of mechanical design experience using Creo
  • 6-12 years of hydraulic system design experience
  • 6-12 years of mobile storage tank design experience

Preferred experience:

  • Master of Mechanical Engineering, Structural Engineering, or similar

Ability to work with customers and users to gather and document system requirements

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer