Hydraulic Design Engineer

Location Aberdeen
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Phil Champion

Contact email: phillip@superior-recruitment.com
Published: 25 days ago

​Superior Recruitment Group are looking for an experienced Hydraulic Design Engineer on behalf of our client based in Aberdeen. This is a full time staff position.


  • Apply technical knowledge to innovate and develop customised solutions and designs

  • Develop hydraulic system design philosophy

  • Prepare hydraulic circuits and specifications for hydraulic equipment

  • Develop hydraulic design concept, including circuit diagram, detailed hydraulic design calculations, BOM and etc

  • Participate fully in the development of functional design specification, and FMECA Analysis.

  • Working closely with Mechanical and Electrical/Control Engineers to develop operational and control philosophy

  • Ensure all deliverables are technically in accordance with client requirements and governing standards

  • Participate in internal design review meetings, being aware of commercial implications

  • Ensure that internal checking and approvals procedures are adhered to

  • Review and respond to client’s technical comments/feedback

  • Attend and participate in client meetings, always ensuring customer care is at the foremost position

  • Reduce cost of product through new design simplification and existing product redesign

  • Be fully aware of personal workload, prioritise and organise to ensure deadlines are achieved

  • Ensure a high standard of professionalism is maintained

  • Ensure personal compliance with all HSE legislation and HSE Company policy

  • Be fully familiar and conversant with department and company policies, procedures, and processes, ensuring all work and actions undertaken are in full compliance at all times

  • Support other departments and carry out other duties as and when business requirements dictate as may be reasonably expected by line manager

  • Develop FATs, SITs procedures

HS & E Responsibilities

  • Ensure familiarity with the clients HSEQ Policies, Principles and HSE Operating System

  • Actively promote, through your personal commitment, HSEQ Policies, Principles, and HSE Operating system

  • Be seen as a role model on HSE matters within your areas of operation and influence

  • Demonstrate HSE leadership of HSEQ Policies, Principles and HSE Operating system

  • Take personal responsibility for HSE local site rules and ensure regular review of your personal HSE agreement

  • Intervene and ensure intervention by others where required

  • Report all accidents, incidents and near misses in accordance with Procedures

  • Keep abreast of industry developments and innovations that may affect safety and welfare of personnel or protection of the environment, and inform colleagues accordingly

  • Ensure consistent application of HSEQ Standard in your area of operation and influence

For more information and to apply, please submit your up to date CV and our specialist team will be in touch.