PDS Tech Inc Fluids Design Engineer in Appleton, Wisconsin
This position designs hydraulic and pneumatic systems for use on paper machinery. Fluid designs are integrated with PLC control, and actuate mechanical components as a unified system.
Creation of hydraulic and pneumatic circuit drawings.
Creation of piping diagrams
Creation of Bills of Materials
Creation of valve panel assembly drawings
Simple to complex layout/design of equipment
System sizing (hydraulic power units, valves, pipes)
Engineering calculations for flow and pressure
Create installation task lists
Participation in installation and start-up as required
Participate in customer contact as required
Other engineering related activities as needed
Provide input to / participate in process improvement programs
Provide technical support to other departments
Bachelor’s Degree from a four-year college or University in Electrical Engineering or related technical degree plus 4 years’ experience; or equivalent education and experience. Must understand fluid circuit design and use AutoCad. Heavy industrial equipment experience preferred. Use of Microsoft Office products.
Strong interpersonal skills, and the ability to work in a team environment.
Competent verbal and written communication skills.
Manage multiple conflicting priorities in a fast-paced environment.
Flexible and available to interact with customers as required
Self-directed and motivated.
Take initiative to identify and anticipate customer needs and make recommendations for implementation.
Up to 15% travel may be required primarily in USA and Canada.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.