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Overhead Contact Systems Lead

Tualatin, Oregon
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Job Description

Division: Mobility
Business Unit: Turnkey Projects & Electrification
Requisition Number: 220129
Primary Location: United States-Oregon-Tualatin
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Travel Required: 5%

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Job Description:

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 Position Overview

   

The Team Leader - Overhead Contact Systems is responsible for the production and development of the OCS Contract Engineering deliverables together with all other associated documentation, calculations and drawings.  As a team leader, you will play a vital role ensuring that the OCS Engineering team is best placed to deliver all OCS designs in the safe and timely manner whilst maximising the opportunity to identify additional work opportunities. By doing you will also ensure that projects are delivered on-time and on-budget and that all safety, quality and environmental requirements.

     

You will enjoy working collaboratively with the Project Manager(s) and Commercial Project Manager(s) to ensure an integrated engineering solution is presented to the Customer.  This will extend to working and interfacing with our external approved suppliers and or other third parties as appropriate to produce a homogeneous solution.

 

   

AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY / TASKS

 

  

  Manage the development of fully compliant OCS designs to meet the requirements of the contract.

 

 

  Provide highly effective day-to-day line management of the OCS Engineering team

 

 

  Provide Design leadership for the design team that covers cross discipline work streams to provide an integrated solution for the customer.

 

 

  Develops engineering documents and drawings for OCS systems

 

 

  Prepares engineering calculations detailing the design of the OCS system

 

 

  Review and stamp all Mechanical drawings (as and when required)

 

 

  Provides assistance in routine design, development, testing and modifications of current solutions

 

 

  Provides engineering support to the Construction Team during construction of the catenary system

 

 

  Interfaces with the Project Management team to prepare engineering submittals and work plans

 

 

  Interfaces with Procurement to develop material specifications for vendors and manufacturers

 

 

  Provides assistance in preparing explanations to enable clear and proper interpretation of routine specifications, performance characteristics, other technical data and commercial issues

 

 

  Assist in recommending new designs, new processes, or design changes to meet project requirements and to ensure our continuous competiveness

 

 

  Routinely create Bill of Materials (BOM) for each piece of equipment required for the catenary system

 

 

  Mentor Junior staff as required

 

EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS

 

  

  Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Mechanical Engineering

 

 

  Master of Science (MSc) degree in Mechanical Engineering (preferred)

 

 

  

Knowledge & Experience:

 

   

  Professional Engineer (P.E.) registered

 

 

  Minimum 5 years experience in mechanical OCS design

 

 

  Minimum 2 years experience with Solidworks

 

 

  Minimum 2 years experience with AutoCAD

 

 

  Proficient in Solidworks

 

 

  Proficient in AutoCAD

 

 

  Finite element analysis (FEA) experience preferred

 

Specific Health, Safety & Environmental Responsibilities for this Post:

 

 

 

 

 

  Accept a personal responsibility to take reasonable care for the health and safety of themselves and of other persons who may be affected by their acts and omissions

 

 

  Take reasonable care to avoid acts or omissions that could have an environmental impact

 

 

  Ensure compliance with the business procedures relative to their position

 

 

  Follow emergency procedures

 

 

  Wear approved protective clothing and use safety equipment when required by health and safety regulations

 

 

  Use all equipment provided safely - notify local management of any observed deficiencies or defects as soon as they become apparent

 

 

  Inform management of any changes in materials, plant or processes and of any new materials, plant or processes which become apparent in the course of work that may impact on safety or the environment

 

 

  Inform management of any potential items that could improve Siemens environmental performance

 

 

  Immediately inform management of any observed hazards, injuries or dangerous occurrences, which become apparent during work

 

 

  Stop work when instructed to do so and only resume or commence work when instructed it is safe to do so

 

 

  Report all safety and environmental incidents and accidents

 

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