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Mechanical Designers

Mechanical Designers

Job ID 
2017-1029
# of Openings 
3
Job Locations 
US-PA-Bethlehem
Posted Date 
9/15/2017
Category 
Engineering

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Overview

 

The Mechanical Designer will work under the direction of the Mechanical Design Team Leader and also utilize independent judgment to perform the day-to-day project duties of designing, developing and releasing deliverables (Including detail & assembly drawings and related bills-of material) used in the fabrication of equipment for pilot and commercial scale biopharmaceutical manufacturing (Primarily piping assemblies for fluid & gas handling and motorized agitation systems).  Primary responsibility involves generating design plans utilizing Autodesk Inventor and AutoCAD software.  This position requires a high level of attention to detail along with the ability to develop a strong understanding of the ASME BPE Bioprocessing Equipment design standards.

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Ability to work in a professional team-based office environment and meet date-driven customer-focused commitments.
  • Review and comprehend customer generated specifications and requirements.
  • Create / maintain design documents (i.e. P+ID’s, GA’s, Details etc…) with technical support from project engineering and project management, as needed.
  • Create / maintain component BOM documentation with support from project engineering and project management, as needed.
  • Create / maintain piping arrangement drawings (Top assembly and Piping module) using P&ID and customer specifications consisting of however not limited to; 3D models, detail drawings, spool drawings & bill of materials.
  • Create / maintain agitation system designs consisting of, however not limited to; 3D models, main assembly detail drawings, sub-component detail drawings, sizing for gearbox, shaft, impeller designs (as specified by project engineering).
  • Generate Engineering Change Notices (ECN’s) used to properly document and publish control changes made to Design documentation as specified in company procedures, work instructions and best practices.
  • Create and maintain project files using departmental resources and best practices.
  • Conduct model design reviews with both internal resources as well as externally with customers and project management.
  • Record needed changes during design review processes and ensure they are communicated to the project team using departmental resources / best practices.
  • Provide manufacturing support related to published designs and released design documentation as required.
  • Generate “as-built” design documentation using provided input from operations and provide them to the Quality department as needed.
  • Travel to customer job sites as required.
  • Other work as assigned to support projects and / or customer expectations.

 

Qualifications

 

  • Associate Degree in Computer Aided Design and Drafting or equivalent.
  • 1-2 years in a related industry using 3D parametric CAD-based software with direct experience processing ECN’s, BOM’s and other related design documentation.