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Full Time Facilities Engineer! Paid Weekly + Benefits!

Company: Performance Driven Workforce
Location: Dearborn
Posted on: November 25, 2022

Job Description:

PDW Performance Driven Workforce is now hiring a Full Time Facilities Engineer for an Automotive Tier 1 Supplier. The prospective engineer will be responsible for the successful design and delivery of facility engineering projects in support of automotive engine & powertrain development and validation testing at the Dynamometer Laboratory building, Powertrain Fuel Systems Laboratory and Research & Innovations Center Dyno/Components areas. This Facilities Engineer position offers an AM Day shift and is based out of Dearborn, MI. Candidates meeting the requirements for this Facilities Engineer position below are strongly encouraged to apply. Day shift available.


Direct and manage the design, installation, and application of mechanical/electrical systems used in support of engine Research, Development and Components testing

Specify, develop and design the facility utility interfaces for test cell mechanical/electrical equipment used to support engine dynamometer and components testing

Work in collaboration with customers, test engineers, and support staff to interpret and translate testing needs into accurate mechanical/electrical design documents. Optimize the design of new mechanical/electrical systems to maximize test efficiency and minimize energy consumption

Prepare mechanical/electrical system specifications, project timing plans, and Bill of Materials lists for test cell and facility systems

Design, modify and adapt fluids systems used to condition engine jacket water, oil, charge air, combustion air and fuel in order to meet changing customer and product needs

Interface with safety, EQO and corresponding vendors/suppliers in maintaining building and environmental requirements


AM Day shift: 7:00 AM to 3:30 PM (Monday - Friday plus overtime as needed)

Retirees and veterans are welcome


3+ years of experience in heat transfer, fluids, mechanical systems modeling, industrial HVAC, refrigeration chillers, evaporative cooling tower systems, and their related controls

3+ years of experience in the following: Industrial process piping systems, materials compatibility and fittings

Plant or Facilities Engineering

Reading and manipulating AUTOCAD files and using AUTOCAD to prepare mechanical systems

3+ years of experience in 13.2KV and below electrical distribution systems and in troubleshooting of low voltage control systems

3+ years of experience in the following: Industrial electrical distribution systems, materials compatibility and documents

Basic PLC system architecture and document manipulation

Engine dynamometer drive/control troubleshooting

VFD selection and programming of parameters

1+ years of experience with welding, joining, and machine shop operations

Preferred Skills:

Bachelor (or Master) of Science in Mechanical Engineering or Bachelor (or Master) of Science in Electrical Engineering

Knowledge of fuels, lubricants and heat transfer fluids used in engine testing

3 years of experience with mechanical power transmission, drive line components, couplings, machinery installation and rotating equipment alignment

Background in internal combustion engine dynamometer testing and related test measurement systems

Proficient in Microsoft Office suite

Strong technical leadership, organization, teamwork and communication skills


Unlimited Overtime When Available

No Certification Required

Veteran Friendly Employer

We offer Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance after your 60 days with Performance Driven Workforce

Work with Latest Automotive Technology

Performance Driven Workforce is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Keywords: Performance Driven Workforce, Dearborn , Full Time Facilities Engineer! Paid Weekly + Benefits!, Other , Dearborn, Michigan

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