Engineer in wind turbine design
Ajax Tocco is currently seeking a self-motivated mechanical engineer experienced in wind power and machine design to lead the design and development of a unique product for the emerging industry of distributed wind power. The mechanical engineer will design and analyze the wind turbine to meet performance and cost requirements. This is a great opportunity to become a subject expert in the field of wind power particular in the emerging area of small wind turbine for use in industrial applications. Ajax is expecting wide application of the wind turbine in the US and internationally.
Responsibilities and duties
Design efficient and light-weight load-carrying mechanical structures.
Perform dynamic analyses of mechanical systems and identify potential structural problems.
Analyses wind turbine performance using varies practices of the wind turbine industry.
Perform stress analysis by hand and by FEA.
Design 3D mechanical structure using Inventor.
Design for manufacturability.
Generate mechanical drawings from 3D models
Keep current with the latest engineering design software
Qualifications and skills
5+ years mechanical engineering experience
5+ years experience in wind turbine equipment
Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering Technology required
Competent in the use of mechanical engineering software
Strong understanding of mechanical design and analysis
Able to problem solve and troubleshoot as the need arises
Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
Job Type: Full-time
- relevant Wind Turbine: 5 years (Preferred)
- Mechanical Engineering: 5 years (Preferred)
- Health insurance
- Dental insurance
- Vision insurance
- Retirement plan
- Paid time off
- Tuition reimbursement