Apply now »

Job title:  Mechanical Engineer Field

Job family:  Engineering
Business area:  Hydro
Contract location: 

Charlotte, NC, US

Working location:  Charlotte, NC, US or Spokane, WA, US
Location type:  Office Location / Office-based
Contract type:  Permanent Full-Time
Job description: 

Every day, ANDRITZ continues to deliver successful innovative solutions to our customers globally. Why are we so successful? Because we are passionate and love what we do! We are at the forefront of future engineering technologies, with solutions that ensure the success of our clients in key industries that are shaping the future of the world we live in.

Principles duties:

Major responsibilities are listed but not limited to the following duties:

  • Designs refurbishment components using calculations to verify designs.  Components may include turbine runners, discharge rings, shaft, bearings, wicket gates, wicket gate mechanism/bushings, headcover/bottomring, stayvanes, distributor/stay rings, draft tube liners and turbine inlets.
  • Resolve technical issues related to projects.
  • Performs components checks as required.
  • Assists the Sales Department in the bid for technical issues.
  • Provides assistance to project management in technical tasks related to the refurbishment of hydro-turbines and related equipment.
  • Assist Purchasing in reviewing quotes and purchase orders for completeness.


Education and Experience:

  • Bachelors degree in Mechanical Engineering.
  • 5+ years experience in mechanical design of heavy industrial components.
  • P.E. license preferred.
  • AutoCAD proficiency required.  (This is a hands-on design role)
  • Working knowledge in capital equipment, welding, custom fabrication, and/or piping.
  • Experience designing large rotation equipment is a plus. 


Important Note:

All applicants must be willing to relocate up to 3 years to various Hydroelectric project sites throughout the continental United States.  Training will take place in Charlotte for around 1 year before field assignment take place.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability.

Requisition ID:  2984

Nearest Major Market: Charlotte

Apply now »