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Job ID: 45346

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Mechanical Designer
Our client is seeking a Mechanical Designer to join their team in Hillsboro, OR. The Mechanical Designers are responsible for calculating duct and pipe size, determining duct and pipe routing paths, and producing AutoCAD drawings from design data provided by our tool suppliers.  They are much more than drafters picking up red marks - you will work closely with engineers and other designers as an integral member of a multiple-discipline design team that produces unique tool install designs in a high-paced environment.  

As part of this team, you will develop design concepts and coordinate designs to resolve both real and modeled conflicts.  You will be responsible for managing your own workload, making and keeping your own commitments, and taking full ownership of your product. 

Responsibilities of the Mechanical Designer
Create mechanical drawings to meet design and client needs
Perform all appropriate calculations (e.g. water, exhaust, and gas flow) required for the mechanical design packages.
Conduct field investigations of construction site and clean room environments to verify existing conditions and incorporate findings into design packages.
Manage and incorporate electronic redlines from the Mechanical Engineer using established company workflows.
Coordinate with other design disciplines (Electrical, Structural, and Architectural) for design package needs.
Ensure quality control by complying with team Design and CAD standards.
Attend design review meetings, note all design comments, and pick up the resulting redlines.
Assist colleagues with CAD support.
Provide quality reviews of models and documents prepared by others to assure design and project standards are met.
Coordinate with document control personnel for review and transmission of design packages.

Qualifications of the Mechanical Desginer
High School Graduate.
Degree in Mechanical a plus.
Mechanical EIT/PE a plus.
Be available to work a minimum of 40 hours weekly on site.
Living in, or be willing to self?re?locate to the Portland OR area on a permanent 
Have good verbal and writing communication skills. 
Be able to work within and contribute to a Team environment and provide support as a 
Design Team Member. 
Be able to clearly provide verbal support for Mechanical design and individual 
skill set(s).
Be willing to assist and support other discipline designs when needed. 

Software Experience and Proficiency of Use Required in the following: 
Autodesk AutoCAD 2D Proficient (Requirement).
Autodesk 3D, Revit and/or Inventor (Requirement).
Excel?Word?Outlook?365 Proficient.

Mechanical Design Experience Preferred or Required in the following: 
Have working knowledge of IMC.  
Knowledge in design of Hazardous/Process Chemical delivery/containment. 
systems to IMC/Oregon Mechanical Codes. 
Knowledge in design of Hazardous Exhaust Connection design to IMC/Oregon 
Mechanical Codes. 
Knowledge in Mechanical?Piping Schematic layouts and Mechanical Piping 
design definitions.
Worked within a Team environment. 
Working knowledge of pressure drop calculations for piping and ducting systems.

Benefits are available to eligible VanderHouwen contractors and include coverage for medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long term disability, and matching 401k.

About VanderHouwen 
VanderHouwen is an award-winning, Women-Owned, WBENC certified professional staffing firm. Founded in 1987, VanderHouwen has been successfully placing experienced professionals throughout the Pacific Northwest and nationwide.  Our recruitment teams are highly specialized in either Technology and IT, Engineering, or Accounting and Finance career markets. Our recruiters value building meaningful, professional relationships with each candidate as well as developing honed knowledge of companies' staffing needs and workplaces. Partner with us to land your next exciting career.

VanderHouwen is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. VanderHouwen does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal civil rights laws.”



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