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Designer in Coimbatore at CIRCOR Career Site

Date Posted: 11/29/2018

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LOCATION:    Coimbatore

DIRECT REPORTING:  Team Lead - Engineering



Position Summary

This position requires interactions with other engineering associates, suppliers, and functional department personnel (production, purchasing, quality, program management, etc) in a Concurrent Engineering environment to develop producible and economical design solutions, across the globe.

Design knowledge in Slide gate valves, Plug Valves, Butterfly Valves, Diverter valves is preferred. Knowledge on the rotary / Linear Actuators & Hydraulic power / control units will be an added advantage.

Principal Activities

  • Reviews customer Requests for Quotations (RFQs), customer specifications, and work package instructions from global Circor-Energy team.
  • Develops preliminary design concepts and prepares technical proposals for new business opportunities.
  • Prepares Design 3D models, 2D drawings, Bills of Materials (BOMs), and all design related documentation or reports.
  • Performs tolerance stackups, fits and clearances, and stress, strain and flow calculations as required.
  • Prepare applicable calculations and designs by meeting the requirements of various international standards such as ASME, API and others.Performs analytical and supports testing programs as necessary to demonstrate soundness of the design.
  • The Design Engineer works with Manufacturing Engineering, Quality Engineering, Procurement, Operations and Program Management to ensure designs are manufacturable, inspectable, and within cost targets.
  • Supports investigations into production problems when called upon and searches for solutions; advises and assists other department members on design issues.
  • Completes forms and relevant documentation within the Engineering department for change management, procurement, fabrication and testing.
  • Generates applicable test and assembly procedures and reports for design verification and manufacturing.
  • Initiates requests for fabrication of prototypes and order special materials when required, as well as any fixtures and tooling needed

Job Requirements


Knowledge Skills & Abilities

  • 3D Solid Modeling (CREO-4.0, SolidWorks, CATIA V5 or Solid Edge etc…Knowledge on Creo-4.0 Relations, Drawing programming is a plus.)
  • GD & T and Drafting (ANSI Y14.5)
  • Familiar with International standards, systems codes like ASME, ANSI, DIN, ASTM, NACE, API, PED, UOP etc, Including material selection.
  • MS Office Applications
  • Tolerance Analysis
  • Stress Analysis – Linear (Knowledge on FEA is a plus)
  • Fluid Mechanics - Flow Calculations. (CFD experience is a plus.)
  • Technical Writing - Assembly and Test Procedures Reports, Failure Analysis
  • Basic electro-mechanical principles

Education & Experience

  • Typically requires a minimum level of knowledge that is acquired through a four-year college degree in an applicable field and no previous related experience OR equivalent combination of education and experience.

 CIRCOR is an EEO Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities


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