Mechanical Engineer in Portland, Oregon - #65568 | VanderHouwen

Portland, Oregon

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Job Id: 65568

Mechanical Engineer
Our client is seeking a skilled Mechanical Engineer to join their team. The ideal candidate will have experience in various aspects of mechanical engineering, particularly in industrial settings. The role involves collaborating with clients, project managers, designers, and vendors to ensure efficient and effective design solutions for industrial projects.

This role is a hybrid model and is open to candidates in Portland, Oregon, Spokane or Kalama, Washington.

Mechanical Engineer Responsibilities

  • Design and arrange industrial equipment layouts to optimize safety, operations, and maintenance accessibility.
  • Develop process piping designs adhering to ASME B31.1 and B31.3 standards.
  • Conduct pipe stress analysis to ensure structural integrity and reliability.
  • Size and select pumps for diverse industrial applications.
  • Design industrial machinery including conveyors, drivetrains, pneumatics, and hydraulics systems.
  • Collaborate with clients and vendors to specify and select appropriate industrial equipment.
  • Ensure compliance with standard safety practices and protocols for heavy industrial environments.
  • Address design queries and resolve technical issues by working closely with stakeholders.
  • Generate comprehensive construction plans and documentation for project implementation.
  • Adaptability to work on a variety of projects across different industries.
  • Contribute to the engineering and construction phases of industrial projects.

Mechanical Engineer Qualifications

  • Proven experience in industrial projects engineering or construction.
  • Proficiency in CAD software for design and drafting.
  • Strong knowledge of ASME codes and standards related to piping and equipment design.
  • Experience with pipe stress analysis software.
  • Familiarity with industrial equipment selection and specification processes.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills for effective collaboration.
  • Ability to work autonomously and within a team environment.
  • Detail-oriented with a focus on delivering high-quality engineering solutions.
  • Adaptability and flexibility to handle changing project requirements and priorities.

Join our client's team and contribute your expertise to the successful execution of challenging industrial projects.

Salary: $105,000-$140,000/year. (DOE)

Benefits are available to eligible full-time employees and include coverage for medical, dental, vision, life insurance, and 401k plans.

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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