Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Our core principles of teamwork, accountability, customer-orientation, health and safety, and continuous improvement have built a collaborative and exciting corporate culture. Our team is committed to creating an environment where employees can grow and keep pace with our rapidly evolving industry. We are an equal opportunity employer and believe that we will be better able to meet the needs of our diverse customer base through a diverse group of employees. Hydrogenics is constantly looking for highly motivated and talented individuals to join our team.

We currently have openings for the following positions:

Senior Mechanical Design Engineer

Job Description:

Leads the design, development and documentation of mechanical and fluid systems and thermal environment requirements to establish the fuel cell system design. Performs detailed design development and modification. Supports team in performing spatial integration at system or component level and modification of assemblies and components. Supports the development, maintenance or modification of the fuel cell system, component and installation designs/proposals to provide design documentation to downstream groups. Contributes to supplier development, test and production activities and directs the supplier to optimize integration and achieve program goals. Supports system components’ designs/proposals standards to provide installation and detailed documentation.

Education Requirements:

  • University Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Years of Related Work Experience:
  • 10+ years experience in a rigorous and detail oriented environment.

‘Must Have’ Technical Skills:

  • Fluency with 3D / 2D CAD design tools. Previous experience with Solid Edge and AutoCAD are considered an asset.
  • Strong understanding of electro-mechanical systems, and previous experience sourcing and specifying electro-mechanical components. Solid understanding of principles of fluid dynamics, process control, and heat transfer.
  • Experience with component selection, specification, and documentation.
  • Experience developing and maintaining mechanical design documentation including bills of material, assembly drawings, and component lists.
  • Previous application of design for manufacturing and cost reduction strategies is considered an asset.

‘Must Have’ Soft Skills:

  • Ability to communicate equally effectively – verbally or in writing.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others.
  • Ability to provide project leadership, coordination, guidance and drive issue resolution.
  • Capable of working in a fast-paced environment.
  • Places importance on attention to detail and maintaining high quality standards.
  • Ability to respond to frequent pressure to meet deadlines.
  • Capable of working in a pro-active manner with minimal supervision

If you feel any of these positions describe your skills and experience please e-mail your resume and cover letter to the contact information listed in the position details. Please include the position title in the subject line of your email. We thank all applicants for their interest but only candidates chosen for an interview will be contacted.