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Country:  United States

Houston, TX, US

Location details: 
Employment type:  Undefined term
Full-time/part-time position:  Full time
Job Code USA/CA:  Houston_General&Admi

Lead Mechanical Engineer

Country: United States (US) 
Location: Houston
, Texas (US-TX) 
Location details: 

At Konecranes, we believe that great customer experience is built on the people behind the Konecranes name – people committed to providing our customers with lifting equipment and services that lift their businesses. Everything we do, we do with passion and drive. 

We believe diversity drives business success and is the foundation for our growth. We welcome different backgrounds and skills that enrich our community and we promote a place where we can ALL be ourselves. This is what makes Konecranes a unique place to work.


Lead Mechanical Engineer (SP 13, 14, 15)

  • Represents Engineering (communicates directly with Project Managers and MMPs (Material Managers)).
  • Responsible for creating the Skeleton Structure in Teamcenter, 2-3 day lead time after receipt of Order Acknowledgement, and distributes Excel version to the MMP and PM.
  • Attends the Sales KOM with the Project Manager, Sales, MMP, and Offer Engineer.
  • Reviews the project Technical Specifications, Sale Proposal, and Sales Estimate and clarifies as needed all requirements with the Project Manager.
  • Creates Crane General Arrangement Drawing.
  • Makes Crane Steel Structure Calculation using KC Gantry and supporting calculation tools.
  • Creates Subcontracted Engineering Workorder
  • Heads Engineering KOM with the Design Team, informs the scope and interprets the project specification.
  • Responsible for Engineering project hours and schedules them in ERMS
  • Responsible for maintaining Project Engineering Schedules in ERMS
  • Responsible for making all Third Party Electro-Mechanical Component Requirements, Specifications, and Supporting External Vendors as needed.
  • Approves all drawings and crane design EBOMs in TeamCenter.
  • Schedules Electrical Coordination Meetings, Phase l, Phase Il and all necessary follow-ups as needed to close all open issues.
  • Change Management, Manages and coordinates changes
  • Develops Design Standards
  • Maintains Engineering and Design Best Practices.
  • Provides Transportation or Erection Drawings as needed.
  • Tracks design engineering Quality issues and provides feedback for improvement to Quality Department.
  • Confirm that all final documents and calculations are submitted to the PM, with final copies stored and maintained in TeamCenter.
  • Stay current on Standards and Norms, most importantly: CMAA, AWS, OSHA, ASCE.
  • Warranty Support.

Konecranes, Inc. and its affiliates will not accept resumes from external recruiters or agencies without a Service Agreement and Agency Portal submission. Any resumes sent without a Service Agreement and Agency Portal submission with Konecranes, Inc. are void of any fees and free for internal use. Applicable Konecranes data protection obligations are the responsibility of the agency.

Konecranes is a world-leading group of Lifting Businesses™, serving a broad range of customers. We are truly a global company with 16,900 employees at 600 locations in 50 countries. For over 80 years, we have been dedicated to improving the efficiency and performance of businesses in all types of industries. We believe that sustainable growth is a result of a strong responsible performance. Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled/Other Protected Category.

Nearest Major Market: Houston

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