IDEX Mechanical Engineer in Waterloo, Ontario
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In this role, the incumbent must apply fundamental concepts and principles in providing engineering solutions.
Reports To: Director of Engineering
Essential functions of this role include, but are not limited to:
Design basic high-pressure piping and sanitary systems
Design and troubleshoot basic hydraulic systems
Assemble and test mechanical devices and electrical components
Design, experiment and test plans and then generate comprehensive testing reports
Create and document mechanical designs using CAD
Create and modify electronic control programs
Provide verbal and written reports to the team
Partner with suppliers to define and source design elements
Support internal and external customers by phone, virtual or in person meetings
Ability to travel to customer locations or the manufacturing facility
Other duties, as assigned
- Must interface effectively and regularly with all departments on a regular basis with an emphasis on supporting the aftermarket and manufacturing teams.
Qualifications: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience:
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent
2 - 5 years professional experience
Complete Microsoft suite of tools
CAD / SolidWorks
Strong work ethic with a willingness to learn, as well as the knowledge of when to seek out a mentor
Enthusiasm for the engineering profession
Results oriented with a desire to achieve results and go above and beyond expectations
Works well with others to complete tasks, research concepts and ideas and discuss concepts and ideas with your colleagues and you take the initiative to work on your own with little direction
Can-do attitude with a problem-solving mindset
Continuous improvement mindset that is open to new ideas and ways of doing things
Resourceful and creative
Strong relationship builder with s customer centric orientation
Strong communication and presentation skills
Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to:
Stand, Walk and/or Sit 80% of the time
Use hands to handle, reach and feel: 20% of the time
Talk and hear 100% of the time
Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to the following environmental conditions:
Majority of time is spent in an office environment with occasional exposure to the lab or manufacturing facility
Are you ready to join a different kind of company where our people, our culture, and our commitments are centered around providing trusted solutions that improve lives around the world?
IDEX is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Affirmative Action Employer. IDEX gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other consideration or protected category made unlawful by federal, state or local laws (Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled).
Job Family: Engineering
Business Unit: Microfluidics
Job Segment: HST Health & Science Technologies