US/Canada Job #13362

Mechanical Engineer- Hydraulics


Florence ,

Job Type

Date Posted

May 8, 2024

Posted By

Michael Ayres

Mechanical Engineer- Hydraulics Job Description

Mechanical Engineer- Hydraulics 
Summary of Job Description:
The ME will work in conjunction with the overall engineering team to design and manufacture a tractor-trailer-based transporter/delivery system for the US Air Force.  The mechanical engineer will have a strong background in Hydraulics and will focus on the hydraulics aspects of the transporter.

Key Job Responsibilities:

  • Hydraulics system-level design (No Valve Design) expansion and determine fluid losses based on the required designs
  • Provide Designers and more junior Engineers with technical guidance
  • Provide work estimates required for their assigned components or subsystems
  • Responsible for implementing Engineering Changes (EC’s) related to the hydraulics portion of the program
  • Highlights technical risks to the Systems Engineer when appropriate
  • Utilize experience with SolidWorks, FEA(ANSYS/MATLAB), and MS Project experience
  • Utilize MATLAB Simulink Software to fluid analysis, which will involve flow rates, fluid
  • Must have excellent data documentation experience with Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills a must

Required Experience:

  • 5-8  years of mechanical engineering experience, which would include vehicle-based systems
  • Experience designing hydraulic systems and providing supporting data on system-level designs
  • Experience supporting engineering efforts for Heavy Trucks (Commercial or Military) is preferred
  • Previous engineering experience with Hydraulics, Suspension, and steering systems for heavy truck systems.

Education Requirements:
Bachelor’s in engineering or Related Field



Call 888.874.6324 to speak with TriMech Client Executive Michael Ayres about this role and related job opportunities.

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