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Eclipse Automation

Mechanical Designer

Duties and Responsibilities

The Mechanical Designer will work directly with Application and Electrical teams to ensure projects are met on budget. Work with the management and department personnel to deliver the Eclipse Vision and the Eclipse Entrepreneurial Culture.

  • Perform engineering calculations with respect to strength of materials, speeds, horsepower, temperature, pressure, force, etc. as related to machine and tool designs
    • Analyze engineering drawings and specifications to determine shape, dimensions, hardness etc. in the development of equipment, processes and products
    • Examine feasibility of using one or more machines to carry out sequential operations
    • Produce working drawings, detail drawings and bills of materials for equipment, sub-assemblies or product using Auto CAD and SolidWorks
    • Analyze designs and systems for compliance to applicable standards (i.e. OSHA, CE or customer specific)
    • Review drawings for accuracy, material selection, proper machining techniques, finishes, hardness, etc.
    • Liaise with vendors for technical information and specifications
    • Communicate all requested design changes to the Applications Manager
    • Responsible for communicating progress on tasks to supervising designer
    • Enforce Eclipse policies throughout the entire company including HR, Safety and environmental
    • Formalize and update drawing documentation
    • Create drawings of existing tooling through the use of precision measuring devices such as verniers and micrometers
    • Liaise with fabricators, machinists, toolmakers and electricians in the completion of equipment and resolving problems
    • Assist in preparing customer documentation
    • Ensure that all business activities are performed with the highest ethical standards and in compliance with the Eclipse Code of Business Conduct
    • Work with Human Resources and abide to Employment Standards Act and the Eclipse Employee Handbook
    • A working knowledge of common machine shop techniques
    • Must have thorough knowledge of drafting principles
    • Must be proficient in AutoCAD and SolidWorks
    • Must be capable of designing tooling from sketches or verbal concepts
    • An understanding of the use of pneumatics and hydraulics
    • An understanding of the use of electrical devices (i.e. switches, load cells, LVDT’s etc.)
    • Promote Personal Development and Safe work practices
    • Work requires willingness to work a flexible schedule
    • Maintain good corporate citizen role in support of the Eclipse corporate Vision
    • Adhere to all Health and Safety rules and procedures
    • Complete other duties and projects as assigned
    • Ensure that all business activities are performed with the highest ethical standards and in compliance with the Eclipse Automation Inc. Conduct Code

 

Education

  • Has successfully completed either a University Degree or College Diploma in Mechanical Engineering / Robotics Automation Technology

Experience

  • Work requires professional written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills
    • Tool design experience in the nuclear industry would be considered an asset
    • A self-starter with the ability to work as part of a team in a fast paced environment with minimal supervision
    • Mechanical design in a custom automation environment: 7 years

 

This position is open for Eclipse in Rock Hill, SC.

We support an environment where teams work together and where people can learn, grow, and thrive.

Our Culture

The Eclipse culture is fast-paced and we value an entrepreneurial spirit and an innovative mind-set.  Our people have the courage to create with relentless reinvention. They take action, are proud of their work and love what they do. Join our organization and you will work with talented, committed and supportive teammates.

Our Awards

For its fifth consecutive year, Eclipse was recognized as one of Canada’s Best-Managed Companies for overall business excellence. Eclipse was also a five-year recipient of the Growth 500 Award that celebrates Canada’s most dynamic and successful businesses.

Employee Benefits and Perks

With over 650 employees, we believe that our people are our greatest assets and our biggest competitive advantage. We offer a comprehensive benefit package that supports the growth and well-being of our staff.

Essential

  • Competitive Pay
  • Extended Health, Wellness and Dental Plan
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Life and Disability Insurance
  • Minimum 3-Weeks Vacation at Start

Bonus

  • Emergency Travel Assistance
  • Matching Retirement Savings Contributions

Fun

  • BBQ’s, Golf and More
  • Complementary Deluxe Snacks
  • Modern Lounge and Games Room
  • On-site Employee Gym

Growth

  • Education Financial Support
  • International Exchange
  • Leadership Programs
  • Mentorship

Extras

  • Discounts at the Eclipse Store
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Safety and First Aid Training
  • Safety Shoes and Hardhats
  • Tool Purchase Program

Manufacturing / Mechanical

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