Hydraulic Design Engineer

West Sussex
35000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Annual + GBP35000 - GBP45000/annum
12 Aug 2017
09 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Hydraulic Design Engineer
West Sussex

Ginger Recruitment are currently recruiting an experienced Hydraulic System Engineer to join the design team for a well-established company based in West Sussex. The role requires a graduate or qualified through experience candidate who has a minimum of 5 years' experience in a Hydraulic systems design role.

• Manage a small design team
• Proficient in Automation Studio, Solidworks and MS Office software packages
• Generate fluid power systems and electrical system specifications and drawing packages
• Design electro???hydraulic systems to include hydraulic power units, integrated hydraulic manifolds, the interfacing of electronics to hydraulics, and electrical panel layout
• Generate routing and design of high pressure hydraulic piping
• Work with Technical Author to ensure complete system documentation
• Apply international fluid power and electrical industry design standards and best engineering practices
• Producing mechanical and structural designs

• Minimum of 5 years' practical hands-on experience of hydraulic system design, to include hydraulic power unit design, integrated manifold design and interfacing electrical/electronics to hydraulic systems for heavy duty industrial equipment
• Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering or related discipline
• Fluid Power System Designer IFPS Specialist Certification
• High level of experience in 3D modelling of parts, complex assemblies and producing 2D manufacturing drawings within SolidWorks
• Background in hydraulic system design, including selection and application of hydraulic components for hydraulic power systems
• Proficient in mechanical design, power transmission component design and machine design, including shaft stress analysis, reducer selection, bearing life calculations, cylinder design and sizing
• Ability to analyse the loads on and design solutions for mounting equipment to trucks and crawler units
• Successfully managed teams in demanding project environment

Ginger Recruitment is an independent recruitment consultancy, based in Ribchester. We aim to build long-term relationships with clients and candidates to help find the right person for the vacancy. So if its the next step on the career ladder or a complete career change, Ginger Recruitment can help.
Unfortunately, due to the high volume of applications we receive per vacancy, we are unable to respond to every candidate personally and so if you have not heard back from us within 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful

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