reactietermijn vacature verstreken - Mechanical Design Engineer
Job Ref 20100618b
Job Title Mechanical Design Engineer
Job Type Full-time
Location Greenore, Co. Louth
Salary Not disreactietermijn vacature verstreken
Member of OpenHydro¡¦s internal mechanical engineering design team, involving partnership and collaboration both within Engineering as well as cross-departments. Principally responsible for the mechanical design of OpenHydro¡¦s open-centre turbine, requiring the individual to be creative yet practical & commercial, as well as forward thinking and deliberate, with a passion for excellence in design, and rigorous in their approach to quality standards.
It is critical that the individual assuming the role is a true team-player, with an ability to pre-empt and support a broad range of tasks. Flexibility in the role is important in regard to work, particularly when working to tight client or internal deadlines.
Main Duties & Responsibilities
Design and development of the mechanical components of OpenHydro¡¦s tidal system; this includes the turbine, support structure and deployment/recovery systems.
All component design to be performed using 3D CAD with the design output as drawings.
Analysis of structures using empirical and Finite Element methods.
Assist the manufacturing & procurement department during construction of turbine systems.
Ensure that all design work is performed as defined within OpenHydro¡¦s Quality Management System (QMS). Requirements- Essential Skills / Attributes
Third level honours degree or equivalent
Minimum 3 years¡¦ (or 8-10 years for senior appointment) relevant industrial experience within a mechanical engineering design team.
Excellent 3D CAD skills; preferably SolidWorks.
Keen attention to detail and ability to work to tight deadlines.
Enthusiastic and proactive nature.
Excellent interpersonal, communication, presentational and team working skills.
Ability to interpret test data and seek innovative solutions for design enhancement.
Practical, creative and innovative approach to work with an emphasis on simplicity of design and operation.
Commercial awareness and experience of managing/working within budgets.
Finite Element Analysis experience & training.
Knowledge of renewable energy systems.
Experience of designing for a marine environment
|vacature geplaatst op 18 Aug 2010 door OpenHydro|