Heat Pump Module Area Mechanical Engineering
R&D
Full Time
Porcia, Italy
2020-03-07

Make ideas come to life. Globally.

For us going to work everyday has an even greater purpose than putting the latest product or technology on the market. It’s about improving the everyday lives of millions. By staying humble and open for new ideas – we can push the boundaries for cooking, cleaning and wellbeing at home. But to keep doing so, we need more people who want to innovate and re-imagine what life at home can be.
For our Product Architecture Governance Centre of Tumble Dryers and Energy & Resources team within the Global R&D center in Porcia (PN) – Italy – we are looking for a 

Heat Pump Module Area Mechanical Engineer 

Objectives: 
Support the development for heat pump components applied to WET (Tumble dryers, Wash&Dryers, Washing machines, DishWashers) mainly focusing on mechanical aspects.

Key operational responsibilities: 
• Support the mechanical design and development of heat exchangers, pipes, compressors and refrigerants (technical specification, functionality, reliability, manufacturability, safety)
- Component supply specifications maintenance
- Team Center documentation management (drawings, certificates, AAR…) 
- 2D and 3D drawings definition
• Support the factory in tube junction technologies (automatic brazing, lokring...)
• Attend industrial trials to check manufacturability of solutions
• Co-operation with suppliers
• Support the evaluation / introduction of new suppliers
• Co-operation with validation and certification labs
• Co-operation with GC&T for pipes vibration and noise issues
• To promote new solutions aimed at cost reduction / quality improvements
• Support the thermodynamic team in components selection/design
• To work actively in Generation Plan projects / cost out activities ensuring that project timing, costs and performances are delivered according to specification and technology roadmap strategy at global level
• To independently manage technical activities

Key Functional qualifications:
• Master’s degree in Engineering, preferably in Mechanical Engineering 
• Knowledge of heat pump components (heat exchangers, compressors, pipes, refrigerants) focused on mechanical aspects. 
• Basic knowledge of thermodynamics, refrigerant circuits and psychometrics; good knowledge is a plus 
• Experience in HVAC or white goods company or similar fields is a plus
• Good communication skills at different levels

YOU:
• Operational Performance (Energy)                       
• Analytical thinking
• Team oriented and strong communication/interpersonal skills
• Proactive and Positive Thinking
• Attitude to continuous improvement
• Creative and Open Minded
• Resilience
• Willing to Travel


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We encourage you to apply as soon as possible as candidates will be interviewed continuously. The position may be filled prior to the date described as 'Apply by'