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Design Engineer, Regency Park, South Australia

Created 08/19/2021
Reference R0003342
Category Engineering & Science
Job type Experienced
Country Australia
State South Australia
City Regency Park
Job Description Summary
Product Design Engineering focuses on designing and developing new or existing products, components, or assemblies including: •Applying engineering principles to develop mechanical, electronic, or chemical products that meet customer technical/functional specifications as well as manufacturing cost/efficiency requirements •Conducting mathematical modelling to determine if proposed designs are technically feasible •Supporting and participating in the design, test, modification, fabrication, and assembly of prototypes •May also be involved with designing product specific manufacturing production processes and equipment An Experienced Professional (P2) applies practical knowledge of job area typically obtained through advanced education and work experience. May require the following proficiency: • Works independently with general supervision. • Problems faced are difficult but typically not complex. • May influence others within the job area through explanation of facts, policies and practices.

Job Description

About Us

H-E Parts International is a leading independent supplier of parts, remanufactured components, and equipment to the global mining, quarrying, heavy construction and energy sectors. Our high performing divisions offer solutions in support of mobile surface mining equipment, fixed crushing and minerals processing equipment, and mobile construction equipment fleets.

The Opportunity

We currently seeking an enthusiastic Design Engineer to join our Adelaide team. In this permanent full time role, your core focus will be the research and creating designs of new products, processes and documentation. You will also be improving existing products, processes and documentation, and providing technical support within the company. Reporting to the Engineering Manager, main responsibilities include:

  • Product design including product research and development in a thorough, systematic and documented method. This includes requirement definition, detail design, analysis and testing in consultation with the Engineering Manager.
  • Develop product, process and quality specifications.
  • Develop detailed instructions for the repair, maintenance or installation of various products.
  • Inspect repair work for suitability for reuse or repair.
  • Conduct failure analysis.
  • Clearly communicate complex technical concepts.
  • Provide technical support to other departments.
  • Maintain compliance with relevant standards and systems, including ISO9001.
  • Develop and protect the intellectual property of H-E Parts.

About You

Our aim is to provide the best customer service through an empowered, talented, and responsive team. To achieve this we are looking for someone with 5 years’ experience in a similar role. You will also have:

  • Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering Degree.
  • Have demonstrated mechanical aptitude.
  • Have demonstrated customer focus in prior work.
  • Have good communication and organisational skills.
  • Be approachable, personable and have a willingness to learn.
  • Be systematic, disciplined and good at detail work.
  • Ability to work both independently and as a team member.
  • Be proficient with Microsoft Office products.
  • A commitment to working in a safe manner, abiding by all safety processes and procedures

You will preferably have:

  • Have proficiency with 3D modelling and 2D drafting.
  • Have proficiency with structural calculations and FEA.
  • Commitment to quality and the concepts of continuous improvement.
  • Ability to travel when required.
  • Knowledge of Pronto or other ERP systems.
  • Knowledge of current OH&S legislation.
  • Knowledge of manufacturing processes.
  • Knowledge of mobile mining equipment.


We will provide a safe, productive and supportive workplace that attracts and retains the best employees. You can also expect:

  • Job Security and the potential for Career Advancement
  • Competitive Salary
  • Internal training and upskilling

Apply now