Teledyne Tekmar, a division of Teledyne Instruments, Inc. and a leading manufacturer of analytical instrumentation has an immediate opening for a Mechanical Engineer at our Mason, OH facility.
Teledyne Tekmar is a leader in the design and manufacturing of analytical instrumentation for the laboratory providing productivity-enhancing instrumentation and solutions to a number of industries.
Our world-renowned product lines include Volatile Organic Compound (VOC) systems for Gas Chromatography (GC) Sample Introduction, High-Throughput Purge and Trap sample concentration, Static and Dynamic Headspace analysis, and Sample Automation. The Total Organic Carbon (TOC) and Total Nitrogen (TN) Analyzers provides unparalleled accuracy, precision, throughput and robustness for water samples. For Semi-Volatile Organic Compounds (SVOC), we have an automated QuEChERS sample preparation workstation handling samples from homogenate to extract.
Teledyne is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, religious creed, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, transgender, pregnancy, marital status, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, disability, protected Veteran Status, genetics or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.
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Position Summary and Responsibilities
Summary Responsible for the research and development of new products and systems by performing the following duties.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Responsible for designing, modifying and evaluating mechanical parts, components or integrated mechanical subsystems.
Determines design approaches and parameters.
Conceptual understanding of design requirements (after a design review discussion) to the point of being able to access the "fit" of the written specifications/parameters to their respective technical discipline.
Develop procedures/instructions for experiments (after a design review discussion0 to the point of being able to access the "fit" of the written specifications/parameters to their respective technical discipline
Analyzes equipment to establish operating data and conducts experimental tests and evaluates results.
Selects components and equipment based on analysis of specifications and reliability.
May also review vendor capability to support development.
Major contributor with ideas and suggestions based on educational and theoretical knowledge.
Ability to utilize scientific methodology and practices in order to determine potential problem areas within a project and/or design.
Writes engineering reports covering assigned portions of projects, reducing data, making charts, performing computations, and plotting curves/graphs that summarize and extent information.
Education and/or Experience
Bachelor's degree (BS) from four-year college or university in Science or Engineering and a minimum of 1 experience with total-project responsibility and 5+ years pertinent experience with demonstrated proficiency in areas noted above and comprehensive technical knowledge in practiced discipline.
To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Development software; Excel and Word. Working knowledge of PRO-E software and CAD Programs
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; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee is occasionally required to sit. The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 25 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision and depth perception.
Teledyne Scientific & Imaging