Fluids Design Engineer

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Fluids Design Engineer

Appleton, Wisconsin Contract Job ID: 2110131488
Estimated Duration: 12 months


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
  • Component selection
  • 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.

More Details

PDS Tech, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 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.

Founded in 1977, PDS Tech, Inc. is one of the nation's premier specialty staffing firms with 31 offices nationwide. We offer a full range of benefits including:

  • Health insurance
  • Paid holidays
  • Weekly payroll
  • Immediate 401(k) eligibility
  • Completion Bonuses
  • Training
  • Please note availability of benefits may vary by position

PDS specializes in Engineering and IT arenas including Aerospace, Defense, Electronics, Telecommunications, Automotive, and Energy just to name a few. Our reputation, track record, and years of continuous growth reflect the commitment to quality that our employees and clients experience first-hand. To find out more about PDS, please visit www.pdstech.com

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