Mechanical Design Engineer

  • Company:
    QuEST Global Engineering
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    2 days ago
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Job Description

Position: Mechanical Design Engineer – Advanced Technology


Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada


Project: Technology development and manufacturing scale-up of solid oxide stack technology for fuel cell and electrolysis applications



· Assist in mechanical design and development of solid oxide fuel cell and electrolysis stacks, as well as manufacturing and test equipment including jigs and fixtures

· Realize designs including carrying out procurement, assembly, testing and commissioning activities as required

· Produce innovative solutions based on creativity and prior experience

· Responsible for preparing engineering drawings

· Manage assigned tasks and projects including timelines, resources, and budget

· Interact and coordinate with other technology development groups

· Job responsibilities will be tailored to the applicants skills and qualifications

· Help propel one of the highest efficiency electrolysis technologies to market

· Other tasks as assigned

· Report to Senior Manager, Engineering



Education: Bachelor’s degree in Engineering (Mechanical or Manufacturing areas preferred)

Experience: Minimum of 5 years’ work experience in mechanical design or engineering roles


Ideal candidate must have:

· Canadian citizens and Canadian permanent residents

· Excellent mechanical design experience with metal components and knowledge of various manufacturing techniques and demonstrated ability in design for manufacturing and assembly

· Have hands-on experience with mechanical design, assembly and use of equipment

· 3D CAD software experience, SolidWorks environment preferred

· Be flexible and results-oriented with strong organizational and written and verbal communication skills

· Personal interest in fuel cells / hydrogen / green technology

· Excellent attention to detail

· Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook); MS Access a plus

· Be able to interact with internal and external customers, work in a multidisciplinary team. Interact with pilot manufacturing and technology teams, capable of communicating with all levels of the organization, and report results and updates to managers

· Be able to independently conceive, design and execute experiments

· Be able and willing to wear required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) as designated such as safety glasses, safety shoes, hard hats, respirator, and other PPE as required

· Knowledge of fuel cells and high temperature materials preferred

· Previous knowledge and experience related to automation or robotics preferred

· Travel: Some local/domestic travel may be required in addition to occasional travel to US.

· Have or be able to obtain a Passport




Working Environment/Working Conditions:

· Desk work using a computer

· This position is located indoors and requires the ability to move between separated rooms within the same building

· Occasional work outdoors in a power plant environment during commissioning activities

· Must be able to work physically in the office environment, lab environment and in the field

· Walking/standing/working in an office, lab, fabrication area, or designated installation site environment

· Periodic work outdoors in a power plant environment during commissioning activities

· Lifting up to 25 lbs., utilizing both hands simultaneously, utilizing hand tools, test equipment

· Be able and willing to wear required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) as designated such as safety glasses, safety shoes, hard hats, respirator, and other PPE as required

· Occasional domestic travel via car and/or commercial airlines

· Travel: up to 10% domestic or international

· Have or be able to obtain a Passport


Company Description

About QuEST Global:
QuEST Global is an Engineering Solutions company incorporated in 1997 in Schenectady, NY, with current headquarters in Singapore. QuEST's culture, focused around the QuEST core values (Customer Focus, Change Championship, Accountability, ad Teamwork) as well as our passion for engineering, has allowed QuEST to be recognized as one of the leading global Engineering Services providers in the world.

QuEST caters to multiple high technology verticals such as Aero Engines, Aerospace and Defense, Industrial Products, Fast Moving Consumer Goods, Power Generation, Oil & Gas and Nuclear Engineering. Our portfolio of services and solutions covers all aspects of the product development and engineering process such as Product Design, Product Development, Prototyping, Testing, Certification, Manufacturing Support, Product Support (sustenance, repair, documentation, etc.), Product re-engineering, as well Consulting Services. With our diversified portfolio and geographic spread we have been able to conceptualize, design & develop, test, manufacture, certify and support different kinds of products worldwide.

QuEST Global Engineering has a Global Product Development framework that is anchored on a local-global approach to Product Engineering to ensure close co-operation between the customer teams and QuEST's Global teams. We have successfully implemented a network of collaboration across teams in 21 geographically dispersed engineering centers catering to an exclusive list of customers. QuEST is a unique company that has cracked the code for stitching multi-national engineering teams to work together as one team to serve our demanding customers providing high quality product design and engineering services.

QuEST is a global company and employs the best of talent across geographies India, North America, UK, Spain, Italy and Australia.

QuEST Global is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. EOE/AAE