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Hydraulic Systems Validation Engineer


Celina, OH, US, 45822

Company Description:


Crown Equipment Corporation is one of the world’s largest material handling companies, with a reputation for award-winning product design, advanced engineering and technology, and superior after-sale service. Crown produces a broad range of forklifts and automation and fleet management technologies that are revolutionizing the material-handling industry.


Job Responsibilities:


Provide hydraulic systems engineering expertise to plan and perform testing and analysis supporting new product development/design verification, manufacturing and supplier quality, and service/warranty analysis for material handling industry.


  • Test Equipment, Software and Methods - Design and develop special equipment software and methods as required to support assigned projects. Monitor active tests and experiments to ensure validity and quality of the work, perform analysis of results and write formal reports as required.
  • Laboratory Operations - Support general laboratory operations. Supervise installation, operation and maintenance of specialized test systems and laboratory facilities as assigned. 
  • Planning and Scheduling - Coordinate activities at the work group level, provide technical expertise and detail during project planning; assist Project Validation Engineers, and Engineering Supervisors with creation of project schedule(s).
  • Technical Staff Supervision - When assigned, provide supervision at the task level to assigned staff.  Provide support in area of expertise as required to lab or project staff.
  • Miscellaneous - Review progress with supervisor. Perform other duties as assigned to include infrastructure projects, budgetary inputs, and procedural documentation.


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Minimum Qualifications:


  • Bachelor degree in Mechanical or Systems Engineering; or Associate degree with equivalent experience
  • Good verbal and written communication, organizational skills, relevant math, computer, and analytical skills
  • Reliable transportation to travel locally between company locations during scheduled workday
  • Ability to occasionally travel and overnight stays (0 to 5%)


Preferred Qualifications:


  • Background and practical knowledge in the development, application, or field service of hydraulic systems and machinery highly desired (Salary will be commensurate with experience)
  • Experience with testing and data acquisition in a field or laboratory setting
  • Ability to apply instrumentation and data analysis tools
  • Working knowledge of LabVIEW, SoMat Data Acquisition, or Glyphworks


Work Authorization:


Crown will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States. This is not a position for which sponsorship will be provided. Individuals with temporary visas or who need sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.

No agency calls please.


Compensation and Benefits:


Crown offers an excellent wage and benefits package for full-time employees including Health/Dental/Vision/Prescription Drug Plan, Flexible Benefits Plan, 401K Retirement Savings Plan, Life and Disability Benefits, Paid Holidays, Paid Vacation, Tuition Reimbursement, and much more.

EO/AA Employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled


Nearest Major Market: Lima
Nearest Secondary Market: Findlay

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