Senior Design Engineer

  • Hitachi Zosen Inova AG
  • Hitachi Zosen Inova AG
  • Work experience
  • Graphics, Design
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About us

Hitachi Zosen Inova (HZI) is a global market leader in energy from waste (EfW) and renewable gas. HZI acts as an engineering, procurement and construction contractor and project developer, delivering complete turnkey plants and system solutions for thermal and biological EfW recovery. HZI’s Service Group combines its own research and development with comprehensive manufacturing and erection capabilities to support our clients throughout the entire life cycle of their plant.

Your responsibilities

  • Design and preparation of Energy from Waste systems and equipment drawings (waste feeding, bottom ash, Flue Gas Treatment), as well as detailed construction drawings, installation plans, piping isometrics
  • Preparation of BoQs for estimation in the tender phase and for execution in the Contract phase
  • Deriving specifications from customer contracts in coordination with the project management
  • Coordination of in house designs with layout design
  • Compiles inquiry documentation for purchasing, checks the offers and prepares technical comparison of offers
  • Carries out the technical meetings during the procurement negotiations
  • Supervises the suppliers during the production of the components, requests progress reports and takes measures in the event of an imminent production delay
  • Prepares the quality inspection documents
  • Factory acceptance tests at the supplier workshops
  • Review and approval of processing documents from other employees
  • Creates assembly instructions in accordance with EC machinery directive
  • Creates operating manual (OM) for in-house designs and compiles the necessary documents from the sub-suppliers
  • Independent maintenance of the standards (e.g. template drawings and library elements) and further development of the products
  • Compliance with the HZI work methodology and guidelines
  • Is aware of the HSE requirements relevant to the function, implements them and complies with them

Your experiences

  • Education: Design Engineer (EFZ), Technician (HF), Mechanical Engineer (FH)
  • Good user knowledge od CAD programs (AutoCad, Inventor 3D, E3D)
  • Good user knowledge of 2D and 3D CAD methodology
  • Knowledge of PDM programs
  • Very good knowledge of sheet metal, apparatus and steel construction
  • Good assembly skills
  • Good cost awareness
  • Can develop guidelines and specifications for a specific topic
  • High understanding of quality assurance
  • Good MS Office user skills
  • Good oral and written knowledge of German and English
  • knowledge about casting components would be a plus

We offer

  • Responsible challenge with diversified field of activity
  • Team-oriented working atmosphere in an international Company
  • Personal development opportunities through own Inova Academy
  • Opportunity to gain an insight into various technical disciplines
  • Excellent employment conditions
  • Attractive working place (central, good transport links)
  • Modern infrastructure


Do you have any questions? Please contact us.
We look forward to receiving your application.

For HR agencies: Please note that we do not accept applications coming from agencies. Thank you.
  • Alena Pulisova
  • Recruiter