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Hydraulic Designer


Position Type: Full-time
Location: Woodstock, ON
Date Posted: Nov 29, 2023
Experience: 3 Years
Education: College Diploma (3 years)

Job Description

As a company in the Timberland Group, TIMBERLAND EQUIPMENT LIMITED is a Canadian-owned, entrepreneurial, globally recognized company located in Woodstock, Ontario, where we are a fully operational facility with Engineering, Sales and Manufacturing departments all under one roof.

  • Gain experience in a medium sized company designing and building custom engineered equipment
  • Build on your skills in hydraulic design with the opportunity to develop skills in mechanical and electrical design
  • Get valuable work experience and exposure to sales, engineering and manufacturing
  • Witness and be hands-on with design/build/testing of our equipment
  • Gain an understanding of the full circle of design, from concept generation to market implementation and beyond
  • Join a multi-disciplinary team of skilled mechanical, electrical, and hydraulic designers
  • In addition to statutory holidays and vacation, receive 5 paid holidays throughout the calendar year
  • Be entitled to a competitive wage, benefits, and pension plan
  • Designed and built hoists for the world's second heaviest on-shore lifter at 13,000 tons
  • High speed winches and control system for a 2,000 foot artificial surfing pool
  • Hoists for aqueduct construction which will supply 50% of the drinking water to New York City
  • Gate hoists on the largest infrastructure project in Canada
We are currently looking for a HYDRAULIC DESIGNER.

This position will provide complete custom hydraulic system design, drawings, quotations, and technical assistance for a wide variety of applications to support customers. In addition it is responsible for the design, development, implementation, and analysis of Timberland's technical products and systems. It performs engineering design evaluations and participates in the development of new products. The position overview is to be used as a guideline only and may not incorporate all functions of the job.
  • Hydraulic design of custom equipment to support a wide range of customer requirements
  • Equipment design and detail drawings for custom hydraulic systems and applications
  • Technical support for both internal and external customers
  • Provide support in checking details, assemblies and bill of material for assigned projects
  • Write performance requirements for product development or engineering projects
  • Recommend design modifications to improve efficiencies in equipment applications
  • Maintain thorough documentation for all aspects of assigned projects
  • Confer with team to resolve system malfunctions and provide technical information
  • Investigate equipment failures and difficulties to diagnose faulty operation and make recommendations to maintenance
  • Work with manufacturing to provide cost effective solutions to performance problems
  • Travel to customers' sites to support equipment
  • Post-secondary education with a design focus in fluid power hydraulics (Fluid Power), technology & skills program or equivalent training
  • Previous hydraulic design experience in a heavy equipment manufacturing environment
  • Technical knowledge in mechanical systems an asset
  • Working knowledge of Inventor an asset
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Accessibility accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.