Hydraulic Systems Engineer

Recruiter
Melbreck Technical Recruitment Ltd
Location
Warwickshire
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
31 Jul 2017
Closes
10 Sep 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Full Time
Melbreck Technical is currently looking for a Hydraulic Systems Engineer to join a well establish business specialising in hydraulics.

The job role:

- Conduct customer and supplier visit to understand technical requirements
- Produce technical hydraulic schematics and support engineering documentation that meet both application and customer requirements
- Specifying and select parts/ equipment to meet the design requirements
- Review of hydraulic circuits and relevant FMEA's
- Produce and present technical proposals and quotations for system/ sub system.
- Manage the hydraulic system for key projects as required
- Support development testing, design validation, commissioning and fault finding activities both at the factory location and at customer premises
- Ensure both internal and external customer satisfaction
- Provide hydraulic systems expertise and training to the business unit
- Carry out engineering activities as required to support the projects
- Work closely with all areas of the business to ensure a smooth transition of projects into production including hydraulic test requirements

Skills required:

- Degree level education (or equivalent) in an engineering or technical subject
- A minimum of 5 years' experience in designing, developing and implementing hydraulic systems for mobile applications, including open and closed loop systems
- Knowledge of servo, proportional and multi axis control
- Knowledge of hydraulic simulation would be of benefit
- Excellent problem solving, communication and team working skills
- Excellent planning and organisation skills
- Proficient in Microsoft office and AutoCAD/ Hydraw experience would be of benefit
- Invite in approach to solution generation
- Being aware of the commercial terms and conditions of contract
- Have a positive, pro-active attitude
- Basic understanding of Lean principles would be of benefit
- Full driving licence and be prepared to travel in the UK and overseas

If you are interested in this role then please get in contact ASAP at the same time if you know of anyone who is looking and would be suitable for this role I would be really grateful if you could refer them to me.