Waters Corporation

  • Mechanical Design Engineer

    System ID
    Company Name
    Waters Division
    Job Locations
    Employment Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Job Location : Country (Full Name)
  • Overview

    This challenging role is created to support the continual expansion of a Singapore-based R&D Center of Excellence for a US$2B MNC in the life sciences industry. The candidate’s principal job function lies with design of mechanical components and assemblies. In addition, the candidate will be asked to perform secondary functions such as sustaining engineering and cross-functional support relating to Singapore-based manufacturing operations in particular. The position will report to a local R&D team lead and will require occasional regional and global travel (10%).


    • Design of functional system components as well as sub-assemblies to support the development of new products or to improve existing products.
    • Seek balanced optimal design by taking into consideration influencing factors such as ease of manufacture, availability of materials, interchangeability, ease of assembly, and cost.
    • Communicate and coordinate with other organizations affected by design development and changes, such as operations, logistics, quality, and suppliers.
    • Understand and utilize industry drafting standards and geometric dimensioning and tolerancing.
    • Process Engineering Change Orders, practicing organized revision control using a PDM tool (SAP).
    • Comply with all workplace safety regulations, company policies and procedures. Ensure work meets company quality standards.



    • Bachelor in mechanical engineering, well versed in parametric modeling and drafting.
    • Ability to use 3D parametric solid modeling is a must. Experience with Unigraphics NX preferred.
    • Familiarity with manufacturing methods – machining, stamping, molding, forming, welding, brazing, soldering and adhesive bonding.
    • Ability to work in a fast-paced design environment with complex project attributes, involving mechanical, electrical, fluidic and optical components.
    • Ability to produce completed layouts and drawings for clarity, completeness, conformity to standards, procedures, specifications, and accuracy of calculations and dimensioning.
    • Ability to multi-task and collaborate effectively within a team enviroment that may span multiple geographical and time zones. Strong interpersonal and communication skills to work effectively with superiors, peers, suppliers and customers.
    • Fluency in English is a must. Prior experience as a mechanical designer a plus.

    Company Description

    Waters Corporation (NYSE: WAT), the world's leading specialty measurement company, has pioneered chromatography, mass spectrometry and thermal analysis innovations serving the life, materials and food sciences for nearly 60 years. With approximately 7,000 employees worldwide, Waters operates directly in 31 countries, including 15 manufacturing facilities, and with products available in more than 100 countries.


    Waters Corporation's businesses include Waters, TA Instruments, VICAM, ERA, and Nonlinear Dynamics.


    Waters creates business advantages for laboratory-dependent organizations by delivering ultra performance liquid chromatography (UPLC), high-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC), chromatography columns and chemistry products, mass spectrometry systems, laboratory informatics solutions, and comprehensive service programs to enable significant advancement in healthcare delivery, environmental management, food safety, and water quality.




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