HOERBIGER Compression Technology is a business unit of HOERBIGER Holding AG, Zug / Switzerland. HOERBIGER is active throughout the world as a leading player in the fields of compression technology, automation technology and drive technology. In 2010, its 7,600 employees achieved sales of 950 million Euro. The focal points of its business activities include key components and services for compressors, gas engines and turbomachines, hydraulic systems and piezo technology for vehicles and machine tools, as well as components and systems for shift and clutch operations in vehicle drive trains of all kinds. Through innovations in attractive technological niche markets, the HOERBIGER Group sets standards and delivers cutting-edge solutions for the benefit of its customers.
HOERBIGER Corporation of America, Inc, is the design and manufacturer group for compressor valves, rings and packings and compression related technology supporting North and South America.
We have an immediate need for an Applications Engineer for our Technical Services Department located at our Pompano Beach, FL Corporate Offices.
Summary: This position designs and coordinates machinery components such as valves, unloaders, rings, packing cases and packing for customers based on sound engineering principles. Works closely with, and supports the sales force in meeting customer demands.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following: Other duties may be assigned.
Selects, designs, and recommends products to the customer, based on customer needs and requirements consistent with products manufactured by the Company in accordance with sound and accepted engineering principles, directives, and control.
Works closely with the Key Account Managers and/or Customer in obtaining pertinent information and data, and any other preliminary information critical to the inquiry (quote) or sale.
Organize and compile specifications as they relate to the design of product. Prepare calculations and data for mathematical calculations, and insure completeness and correctness of calculations based on given input.
Responsible for forwarding work instructions to the Drafting department.
Works with Methods Technician, as required, in preparing cost estimates and quotations.
Provide technical assistance, to interpret, analyze and resolve manufacturing and field operating problems.
When required, must be available to travel with/or without the Account Manager in solving field problems.
Prepares reports, maintain records, files and a reference.
Keeps abreast of, and informed, on the latest developments, germane to the engineering fields as they relate and impact on the Company’s product line.
Qualifications To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience
Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university in engineering; and three to four years related Compressor Application experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Broad engineering experience in the field of gas compressors, to include product and valve design, manufacturing, and quality assurance is prefered.
We offer an excellent compensation and complete benefit program in a stable and supportive work environment. Our global commitment to technological advancement offers opportunities for personal growth and development.
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