IDEX NPD Mechanical Engineer in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Title: NPD Mechanical Engineer
Business Unit: Corken
3805 NW 36th ST.
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 73112
Corken is 94 year old company located in Oklahoma City, OK. As a leading manufacturer of industrial compressors, pumps, bypass valves, and accessories, Corken specializes in custom compressor packaging and pump skids designed for liquefied gas transfer, liquid transfer, air boosting, and vapor recovery applications within the process gas, energy, and transport industries.
Design new products and manage new product development projects and teams to meet market requirements. Provide technical support to internal and external customers. Directs the cross-functional design team to complete assigned engineering projects in accordance with specifications while adhering to schedule and budget limitations.
Design new products and redesign/modify existing components and products
Manage project schedules working with marketing, manufacturing, procurement to launch products
Investigate design concepts proposed by marketing i.e. feasibility, cost, function, and operating parameters/limitations
Plan, design and document new products by performing calculations, making layouts, drawings, creating programs, qualifying new parts (capability analysis, verification/validation) and processes
Work with lab technicians to write, perform and summarize test data Cradle to Grave product development process
Present project updates to senior management
Investigate/create engineering change requests to improve product, correct errors, facilitate production, and reduce cost.
Modify existing product documentation in order to realize change requests, R&D and/or customer complaints
Perform First Article Approvals on internal and external components and products
Communicate the need for, final review and document all testing performed on mechanical or electro-mechanical designs by production
Develop and maintain a detailed technical understanding of fluid metering processes and technologies
Performs other duties as required
Responsible for aiding in own self-development by being available and receptive to all training made available by the company
Plans daily activities within the guidelines of company policy, job description, and supervisor’s instruction in such a way as to maximize personal output
Responsible for keeping own immediate work area in a neat and orderly condition to ensure safety to self and co-workers
Qualifications: Required Education and Experience
Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering
0 - 7 yrs. experience in product design engineering
Preferred Education and Experience
Design experience in Meters, Registers, Compressors, pumps, electromechanical devices
CAD Training and Experience in Pro-E, Wildfire, and Intralink
Working knowledge of various regulatory agencies/standards (UL, CSA, CE, ATEX, EAC, etc.)
Competent in several of the following (knowledgeable in all); Mechanical Components: pressure vessels; bearings; gears; springs; clutches; shafts; keys; mechanisms; and mechatronics.
Joints and Fasteners: welding and brazing; bolts, screws and rivets; adhesives and soldering; pipe threads; snap rings; and interference fits
Vibration/Dynamic Analysis: natural frequencies; damping; vorced vibrations; vibration isolation; and dynamic analysis;
Materials Properties, Fluid Mechanics, Heat Transfer Principles, Mass Balance Principles, and Thermodynamics
Strength of materials: stress-strain; yield strength; ASME/ASTM Properties
Fatigue theory and Stress Analysis
Codes and Standards: ASME/ASTM; PED; CRN; etc.
Additional Eligibility Qualifications
Strong attention to detail and accuracy in work
Demonstrate good organizational skills and good follow-up techniques
Must be able to multitask
Advanced computer skills
Demonstrated initiative, judgment and maturity, deals with confidential information with the utmost discretion, respect and care
Demonstrate responsibility, respect, dependability, patience, and productivity in order to create a positive work environment
Exposure to manufacturing environment. Noise level may vary from moderate office environment to noisy/loud in the plant area. Proper use of safety equipment such as steel-toed shoes, goggles, safety glasses, gloves, apron and face shield must be observed.
Up to 25% Domestic and International
IDEX is an equal opportunity employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled