Mechanical Design Engineer

Howden Roots, LLC
Job Description
Mechanical Design Engineer
Location:  US - Connersville, IN
Development Engineering
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The Big Picture:
Mechanical Design Engineer performs detailed design calculations related to mechanical aspects of rotary blowers and provides direction and assistance to a designer team in order to complete the product design. In this role you will have overall product design ownership on existing and new product designs while receiving guidance from senior engineering resources as your skills are developed. Close interaction with other functional areas is required during the execution, design validation, and production of product designs.

What needs to be done?
  • Prepare and present technical data to internal and external customers
  • Document and communicate results of technical data generated
  • Participate on teams assigned to address specific organizational initiatives such as new product development, existing product cost out and standardization
  • Share engineering information and promote open dialogue
  • Assure proper documentation of technical data generated for the assigned projects and/or tasks consistent with engineering policies and procedures
 What do you need to bring?    
  • 3.0 GPA or higher (recent graduates)
  • Bachelors of Science in Mechanical Engineering
  • Strong oral and written communications skills
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Strong desire to apply Engineering theory to product design
  • Rotating machinery design experience
  • Fluid systems design experience
  • Basic AutoCAD 2D/3D and FEA knowledge
  • Ability to understand and implement design layouts for assemblies; applying drawing standards
  • Ability to work in a global environment
What will you get in return?
We offer great opportunities for personal and professional development in an international company. The role comes with a competitive salary package and various benefits. Furthermore you will be a part of dedicated group of colleagues who value teamwork and collaboration.
About us:
Howden is a world-class engineering company with a proud heritage and a desire to be the world’s leading application engineering company.  Howden designs, engineers and supplies air and gas handling equipment worldwide. Howden Group has approximately 5.000 employees and is owned by Colfax Corporation which also owns ESAB.
Colfax is listed on the New York Stock Exchange and has 16.000 employees throughout the world.
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