Are you interested in being part of an innovative team that supports Westinghouse’s mission to provide clean energy solutions? At Westinghouse, we recognize that our employees are our most valuable asset and we seek to identify, attract and recruit the most qualified talent while recognizing and encouraging the value of diversity in the global workplace.
Mechanical Designer - Peterborough, Canada
The Mechanical Designer posting is for potential future opportunites at our Peterborough Location. We will be collecting and reviewing applicants for futre Mechanical Designer needs.
Your day to day:
As a Mechanical Designer, your experience in mechanical design will include: The ability to carry out effective requirement capture from customer enquiries and technical specifications such that you are able to develop concept designs; Perform preliminary engineering calculations; Produce and review detailed drawings & bills of materials; Specify or evaluate appropriate purchased components; Prepare written technical description, reports and other technical documents; Review of designs and drawings for accuracy, material selection, manufacturability; Knowledge of material properties and the behavior of materials and structures under multiple load combinations
Who you are:
Experience in the following areas is required: Proficient in the use of 3D solid modelling and 2D drafting (preferably SolidEdge or SolidWorks); proficient in the creation of technical documents and specifications; Knowledge of manufacturing methods and representation of those on drawings and design documents including welding symbols and notations; A thorough knowledge of drafting principles and standards to enable checking and verification of design drawings for compliance to applicable specifications
Experience in the following is preferred: Special purpose machinery and tool design for nuclear applications, knowledge of electrical device usage and control systems; Ability to interpret and apply GD&T; Knowledge of pneumatics and hydraulics systems; Welding procedures or specifications and associated inspection techniques such as radiography, NDT or NDE; Preparation of proposals and project management of complex design programs; Capability to perform calculations to support design optimization and some exposure or working knowledge of FEA; Working knowledge of the principles of fluid flow and heat transfer; experience in design and manufacturing of products for the nuclear market
Westinghouse Electric Company is the global nuclear energy industry’s first choice for safe, clean, and efficient energy solutions. We enable our delivery of this vision by living our value system: Safety and Quality Integrity and Trust Customer Focus and Innovation Speed and Passion to Win Teamwork and Accountability
Westinghouse offers competitive benefits to all our employees around the globe to keep them healthy and enhance their well-being. In the U.S. the following are representative of what we offer: Competitive Salary Comprehensive Health, Wellness and Income Protection Benefits 401(k) Savings Plan with Company Match Paid Vacations and Holidays Opportunities for Flexible Work Arrangements Educational Reimbursement Program Employee Referral Program