We are looking for an ambitious person with relevant mechanical experience to join our Mech team! Do you want to take a key role in the development of wave energy?
Primary owner of design and testing of mechanical modules of the WEC system
Team leader of the Mechanical team
Perform 3D design and produce 2D drawings in Solid Works
Perform strength and fatigue analysis using FEM tools
Produce technical documentation
Report engineering calculations for 3rd party verification and certification
Perform failure mode, effects and criticality analysis for modules and system
Manage your modules to meet performance, schedule and budget targets
Investigate new solutions to improve performance, reliability or manufacturability
Support procurement activities including component and supplier selection, manufacturing and factory acceptance testing of modules
Perform assembly and testing of modules and prototype systems in our machine hall
Support pilot installations in the field
Skills & Requirements
You have a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience from designing mechanical systems and industrial equipment. Having worked with harsh environments such as offshore, mining or other challenging sectors is a plus as is having experience with machined, turned and welded structures. You have a broad technical knowledge and genuine interest in the different aspects of machinery and mechanical design. Knowledge of gear box technology, pneumatics, hydraulics, structural optimization, pressure vessel, composite or electricity generation equipment is qualifying.
You have experience of leading teams and product development. You also have experience from successfully driving projects through planning, designing, manufacturing and deploying industrial equipment.
You may have a B.Sc or a M.Sc. degree in mechanical engineering or related disciplines, but your personality, experience and interest in the field is the most important. You are proficient in English, both spoken and written.
As a person:
you are striving for excellence, put quality into everything you do
you are self-motivated and hate to waste time
you enjoy leading and coaching team members to reach the best joint results
you are product oriented with a strong commercial view on your work
you are comfortable in presenting your solutions internally and externally
you always search for the most simple and elegant solutions to difficult problems
you love to learn new things, and take pride in constantly developing your skills
you are persistent, knowing it takes stamina to reach ambitious goals
you are outspoken and like to interact with colleagues, partners and suppliers
you are data driven and strive to always back your points with a solid analysis
About the company
CorPower Ocean is a fast-growing ocean energy company. We have developed a compact high-efficiency Wave Energy Converter (WEC) inspired by the pumping principles of the human heart. The unique concept offers five times more energy per ton of device compared to previously known technology, and the company is considered a sector leader. We have recently completed our Stage 3 pilot program in Orkney and now preparing for next phase with first full scale machines. Read more at: WIRED, SVT, NyTeknik, EMEC and DI