Dresser-Rand Manager, Engineering in Burlington, Iowa

Position Overview/Summary:

Siemens Energy is looking for Engineering Manager of Turbine Design for multi-stage/single stage steam turbines product line. Will have responsibility to manage a team of 20-25 employees that do COE for the core turbine, packaging of that

turbine, release specifications for bought out items like baseplates, gearboxes, valves etc., drafting of drawings for the customer as well as for the shop floor and design coordination. In addition, will manage and direct all engineering

activities required to implement orders on the legacy Dresser Rand’s turbine product line. Provide support to the aftermarket group in order to sell and implement modernization (‘re-rate’) for the existing fleet of industrial steam

turbines in the Americas.

Position Qualifications (Required and Preferred):

Required knowledge / skills, education and experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering

  • 5-8 years in engineering with a minimum of 5 years in design, analysis and manufacturing of turbomachinery

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • 2+ years of management/supervisory experience

  • Up to 30% travel domestic/international

Preferred Knowledge/Skills,education and experience

Masters Degree in Mechanical Engineering

Position Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Provide direction and leadership to the following sets of people:

Product and Packaging Engineers

  • Review information from Sales when a project is handed over from Sales to Engineering and finalize the steam path

based on the customer’s steam conditions, perform rotordynamic analyses to ensure rotor stability per contractual

codes and standards like API.

  • Perform blade vibration analyses, prepare specifications for major purchased items like the Lube Oil console, gearbox,

baseplate, condenser, gland steam condenser, trip and throttle valve etc,

  • Prepare project specific Piping and Instrumentation diagrams, prepare procurement specifications for the control system,

electrical panels for Turbine – Generator sets, instrument panels as required etc.

  • Design Coordinators: The coordinators receive information from the Product and Packaging engineers along with the

information from Sales and create the bill of materials required for manufacturing, engineers turbine parts that are needed

and work with the drafting department to complete all drawings required for manufacturing and customer submittals

  • Draftsmen: The draftsmen create 3D models and 2D drawings for manufacturing and to define customer interfaces.

  • Develop and manage department budgets and business plans for the department

  • Develop policies and programs for area of responsibility or products and forecast their impact.

  • Assign, prioritize, direct and review the work of engineers, coordinators and draftsmen.

  • Provide timely and complete support to Manufacturing and Procurement departments to ensure that turbines are built in a

quality assured manner and shipped in time.

  • Monitor and manage department budget and project budgets

  • Work together with the R&D department in product improvement and re-design initiatives.

  • Work together with other engineering groups in the SU network to share resources and knowhow.

Dresser-Rand is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.:

Dresser-Rand is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.*

Location US-IA-Burlington

State/Province IA

City/Town Burlington

Category Engineering - Product

Position Level Manager (has direct reports)