Design Engineer - Mast Lead

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United States of America
Alachua, Florida
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Country: United States of America

Location: Alachua, Florida

Job-ID: R0037213

Job category: Engineering

Sandvik Mining & Construction USA, LLC in Alachua, FL is looking for a Design Engineer - Mast Lead (Job Code R0037213)

Your performance areas:

The Design Engineer - Mast Lead position is responsible for assigned research and development (R&D) and engineering tasks within the Surface Mining Customer Segment at the company's production facility. Responsible for engineering design tasks and technical solutions for the mast assembly components of Sandvik's large rotary drill rig based on the priorities set by the supervisor.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Design, develop, and test systems of the mast assembly.
  • Ensure all designs are fully documented in models, drawings, and Bill of Materials (BOM.)
  • Perform a variety of calculations to substantiate mast designs using knowledge of design of mechanics of materials and design/application of machine elements.
  • Create detail part and mast assembly drawings showing necessary mast design details of welding instructions, dimensions, and tolerances.
  • Ensure BOM accuracy in Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software during engineering releases.
  • Write Engineering Change Notice documentation (ECN’s) to properly convey the engineering changes resulting from new designs or revisions.
  • Test, troubleshoot, and confirm designs meet machine specifications and design requirements.
  • Maintain technical coordination and support with System Leads to ensure designs and drawings meet appropriate standards, quality, and follow the component and system strategy.
  • Maintain technical coordination and support with Chief Engineers to ensure on time project completion, and ensure product meets specification and is fully tested.
  • Maintain technical coordination and support with other departments, including, but not limited to, Production, Purchasing, Sales, and Customer Service, including conducting and documenting cross-functional design reviews.
  • Work in compliance with the Sandvik safety management program.

Your profile:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Two (2) years of experience as a Design Engineer or Mechanical Engineer.
  • The two (2) years of experience must have included mechanical engineering design of mast/frame components for surface mining drill rigs.
  • 5% domestic and international travel required.


Sandvik offers a comprehensive total compensation package including a competitive benefits package of life, health, dental, and disability insurance, paid time off, paid holidays, employee wellness and recreational discounts, tuition reimbursement and a generous 401(k)-retirement savings plan. In addition, we provide opportunities for professional development and training, as well as opportunities for career advancement.

How to apply

For immediate consideration, apply at to the Design Engineer – Mast Lead position, Job Req. ID #R0037213

Sandvik Mining is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. Any applicant who, because of a disability, needs accommodation or assistance in completing an application or at any time during the application process should contact Human Resources at Sandvik also provides reasonable accommodations to employees with disabilities consistent with its obligations under the law. Sandvik Mining is a veteran-friendly company.

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Job-ID: R0037213

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Job-ID: R0037213

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