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The Horsburgh & Scott Co.

27th July 2018

Sr. Design Engineer

Job Description 
Job Title: Sr. Design Engineer   Exempt/Non-Exempt: Exempt 
Location: The Horsburgh & Scott Co.  Reports To: Design Engineering Manager 
Company Job Code:  034 
Responsible for design of new and replacement gears, gear assemblies and drives. 
Primary Responsibilities   Perform gear tooth geometry analysis , materials and process selection, shaft deflection analysis, bearing life analysis and selection, gear weldment analysis, gear drive layout utilizing 3-D CAD software.  Establish assembly and testing requirements.  Work with engineering technicians as required for make per sample products.  Review and approve drawings from designers and other engineers for release to the shop.  Meet scheduled release of material requisitions and part designs and record status in Baan.  Support shop floor and assembly when questions or issues arise.  Perform other duties as assigned. 
Knowledge and Skill Requirements 
 Degree in Mechanical Engineering. Minimum of 10 years working experience with machine design within the gearing industry. Computer literate with Microsoft Office applications, 3-D Modeling experience (Solid Works), BaaN (ERP System) or similar and some form of document control software (EPDM) experiences a plus. Ability to work in a TEAM environment and also as a solo player.  Exhibit good stewardship of design and costs to meet goals and expectations. Very good communicator – both written and verbally  Creative thinker and problem solver.  Capable of managing multiple priorities and tasks.  Ability to read and understand blueprints.  Ability to perform essential functions and requirements of the job. Travel as required.

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