At Pentair, you will work along-side passionate problem-solvers who are committed to the future and are focused on creating a healthier world for all. With approximately 11,250 global employees serving customers in more than 150 countries, we work to help improve lives and the environment around the world. We bring water to life!
As a Pentair employee, you would enjoy a wide array of benefit options to help keep you and your family healthy and protected, a generous 401(k) and ESPP to help you save for retirement, plus paid time off and wellness programs to encourage a healthy work/life balance.
We have an opportunity for an Engineer to join our Louisville, KY (Shepherdsville) team. You will be responsible for maintenance of existing designs as well as evaluation of proposed changes to original design intent through our engineering change process. You will focus on projects to maintain the current Pentair product offerings with initiatives related to quality issues, redesign as well as New Product Development for customers.
Identify and execute sustaining engineering opportunities on existing products by improving quality, enhancing features/performance, or reducing cost.
Lead projects in the responsibilities for all aspects of the design including FEA, CAD, specifications, agency requirements, DFMEA/PFMEA, stress and fatigue analysis.
Plan, perform and document validation testing for all stages of projects.
Assure accurate project schedules are created and maintained.
Design parts and sub systems with solid works.
Liaise with the suppliers on the manufacturing processes such as plastic molding, machining and stamping Use effective best practice design methods and appropriate material choices work to customer design rules/guidelines as applicable.
Bachelors degree in Engineering from an accredited institution, Mechanical with some Electrical preferred.
3+ years of experience as a Mechanical or Design Engineer
Understanding of plastic, injection molding and sheet metal processes including material properties and part design.
Experience with FEA used to define new design approaches.
Experience with SolidWorks and Flow simulation.
CFD and MasterCAM
Pentair is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Diversity and Inclusion:
With our expanding global presence, cross-cultural insight and competence are essential for our ongoing success. We believe that a diverse workforce contributes different perspectives and creative ideas that enable us to continue to improve every day. Race, gender, ethnicity, country of origin, age, personal style, sexual orientation, physical ability, religion, life experiences and many more factors contribute to this diversity.
We take ongoing action to improve the diversity of our workforce by:
Ensuring leadership involvement and ownership
Attracting and retaining diverse talent at all levels
Fostering a globally aware, inclusive culture
Ensuring our practices are fair and non-discriminatory