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Mechanical Engineer

Nidec Industrial Solutions Brooklyn Heights ,OH
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: medical, vision, 401k, dental, life_insurance
Job Description

Position Summary:

The Mechanical Design Engineer for Encoders will assist senior level engineers in the design and development of new encoder products. This person is involved with all aspects of the development cycle, from cradle to grave. Other duties include maintenance and upgrades of existing product lines of encoders and custom designs to suit customers’ needs as required.

Essential Job Functions

· Design mechanical components for use in industrial encoders

· Create innovative and cost-competitive solutions to meet required specifications

· Support and document design by calculations such as material selection, tolerances, tolerance stack-up, stress analysis, and thermal expansion

· Assist senior engineers in development and execution of product designs that support the varied needs of multiple projects

· Create detailed mechanical part drawings, assemblies and BOMs

· Check drawings for accuracy including values, tolerances, dimensions, spelling, and completeness

· Respond to sales and marketing with innovative designs requested in marketing specifications

· Follow and adhere to applicable regulatory documentation during design phases

· Design necessary tooling, fixtures, or gauges to assist in product assembly and inspection

Education/License Requirements

· Bachelor’s or master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or related field

Experience Requirements

· Minimum 5 years production-environment product development experience

· Solid modeling experience (Autodesk Inventor preferred) Working knowledge of various mechanical components such as bearings, seals, connectors, and motors

· Working knowledge of basic machining principles, mechanical tools and shop equipment such as gauges, calipers, micrometers, dial indicators, milling machines and lathes

· Knowledge of regulatory requirements a plus (UL, or CSA, ATEX, IECEx)

· Previous experience with design of encoder products a plus

· Design knowledge of plastic molding and/or sand, permanent mold, and die castings a plus

Competencies

· Ability to think creatively - develop, design, or create new applications, ideas, relationships, systems, or products

· Attention to engineering detail required

· Goal oriented self-driver with strong work ethic

· Professional presence

· Innovative, creative person

· Team player able to operative effectively across all boundaries of organizational structure (sales, marketing, engineering, drafting, purchasing and manufacturing)

· Excellent communication skills

· Working knowledge of Microsoft Office products

Company Description
Nidec Industrial Solutions brings systems and product expertise to the industrial automation market. We deliver value to our customers through automation solutions that thrive in heavy industrial applications where uptime and throughput are critical. At Nidec-Industrial, we manufacture AC, DC and SR drive systems, a complete encoder product line from light mill duty to severe duty applications, including ATEX and UL approved encoders for hazardous environments, and diagnostic and productivity software. In addition to selling highly reliable component products, we specialize in optimizing system performance and increasing customer productivity and profitability. The key markets Nidec-Industrial serves include: Cranes, Pulp/Paper, Mining, Metals, Marine, Oil and Gas, and Wind Power.

Nidec Industrial Solutions is a $400M Business Unit of Nidec Corporation, a $13 Billion global company focused on motors, drives, and controls. NIS is headquartered in Milan, Italy with footprint in 10 countries and growing. Our US operations are based in Cleveland, OH. NIS Americas activities span a range of business models including products manufacturing, engineering and system integration, installation, and services.

Nidec Industrial Solutions

Why Work Here?

Nidec Industrial Solutions is a $400M Business Unit of Nidec Corporation, a $15 Billion global company focused on motors, drives, controls

Nidec Industrial Solutions brings systems and product expertise to the industrial automation market. We deliver value to our customers through automation solutions that thrive in heavy industrial applications where uptime and throughput are critical. At Nidec-Industrial, we manufacture AC, DC and SR drive systems, a complete encoder product line from light mill duty to severe duty applications, including ATEX and UL approved encoders for hazardous environments, and diagnostic and productivity software. In addition to selling highly reliable component products, we specialize in optimizing system performance and increasing customer productivity and profitability. The key markets Nidec-Industrial serves include: Cranes, Pulp/Paper, Mining, Metals, Marine, Oil and Gas, and Wind Power. Nidec Industrial Solutions is a $400M Business Unit of Nidec Corporation, a $13 Billion global company focused on motors, drives, and controls. NIS is headquartered in Milan, Italy with footprint in 10 countries and growing. Our US operations are based in Cleveland, OH. NIS Americas activities span a range of business models including products manufacturing, engineering and system integration, installation, and services.

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243 Tuxedo Ave.
Brooklyn Heights, OH
USA

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