Project Engineer in Brea at Curtiss-Wright

Date Posted: 1/13/2021

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Transform Your Tomorrow...Today at Curtiss-Wright

Consider a rewarding career with our Enertech team. Come and join our team as a Project Engineer!
Enertech, a business unit of Curtiss-Wright, is a global leader in providing valves, pumps, actuators, pipe restraints, instrumentation, diagnostics and test equipment to the Nuclear Power Industry. Our employees are highly motivated, self-starters and able to work in a fast-paced team environment where critical and tight deadlines are common, and Customer Satisfaction is our foremost mission.

Curtiss-Wright invests in the development, recruitment and retention of critical skills as part of its model for business success. We offer a competitive wage, a complete benefit package includes medical, dental, vision and life insurances, 401k retirement, tuition reimbursement, and vacations/holidays.

Role: Project Engineer

Location: Brea, CA

As a Project Engineer, you will have the opportunity to support the project team in developing a design, structuring the project, and creating additional customer deliverables) as well as providing technical support on the back end of the projects.

Your Challenges:

  • Read and interpret blueprints, technical drawings, schematics, and computer-generated reports. Confer with engineers and other personnel to implement operating procedures, resolve system malfunctions, and provide technical information. Develop, coordinate, and monitor all aspects of production, including selection of manufacturing methods, fabrication, and operation of product designs. Write performance requirements for product development or engineering projects.
  • Research and analyze customer design proposals, specifications, manuals, and other data to evaluate the feasibility, cost, and maintenance requirements of designs or applications. Study processes to determine where and how application of equipment can be
  • Specify system components or direct modification of products to ensure conformance with engineering design and performance specifications. Assist in developing the structural design of products, and provide feedback to design engineers on customer problem
  • Investigate equipment failures and difficulties to diagnose faulty operation, and to make recommendations to maintenance crew. Oversee installation, operation, maintenance, and repair to ensure that machines and equipment are installed and functioning accordingly
  • May establish and coordinate the maintenance and safety procedures, service schedule, and supply of materials required to maintain machines and equipment in the prescribed condition.
  • Coordinate with other areas of engineering to assure contractual requirements are met. Conduct product improvement programs toward minimizing costs, improving performance and promoting standardization.
  • Investigate field problems and provide corrective action in terms of component redesign, revised operating procedures or maintenance practices.

Your Expertise:

  • Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering with at least 3 years in related experience
  • Prior experience in valves design and manufacturability
  • Experience with 3D modeling ie. Solidworks is an asset
  • Strong Oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent Organization and presentation skills
  • Ability to handle multiple opportunities and meet strict deadlines

This position may require exposure to information which is subject to US export control regulations, i.e. the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of U.S. regulations.

Curtiss-Wright values diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. If you require accommodation due to a disability at any time during the recruitment and/or assessment process, please contact Talent Acquisition and we will make all reasonable efforts to accommodate your request. 



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