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TDA Research, Inc. Mechanical Engineer in Golden, Colorado

TDA Research, Inc., a research and development company located in WheatRidge, CO, has a position open for a research engineer. The idealcandidate would have a B.S. or M.S. in Mechanical Engineering and three tofive years of experience in an industry or R.and.D environment. TDA carries outR.and.D in catalysis and adsorption, aerospace components, and personalprotective equipment. TDA's objective is to carry out research that leadsto commercial products; several products that are the result of our researchhave gone into production or large-scale use, and others are nearingcommercialization.This position will focus on engineering design including 3D CAD andengineering drawings. Experience with, design for manufacturing andgeometric dimension and tolerancing are desirable and experience with plasticmolding is a plus. Our work develops materials and devices for thechemical, energy and defense industries. All of these projects involve handson laboratory and pilot testing of the materials, including the design,building and use of automated reactors, prototype devices, analysis of thedata, and the preparation of reports based on the data. A good understandingof kinetics, mass transfer, heat transfer, fluid flow and chemistry aredesirable. Skills with computer aided mechanical design (SolidWorks)and/or fluids or process simulation is useful, as is the ability toprepare complete P.and.IDs and specify the process hardware. A person with boththeoretical knowledge as well as hands-on experience would be ideal. Recentgraduates applying for this opening should include their GPA in their resume.PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:Ability to lift 40 pounds.Ability to sit, stand, or kneel for extended periods of time.Ability to ascend and descend stairs and ladders.TDA carries out R.and.D in developing prototype devices, catalysis andadsorption, aerospace components, and personal protective equipment.TDA's objective is to carry out research that leads to commercialproducts, several products that are the result of our research have goneinto production or large-scale use, and others are nearingcommercialization. TDA carries out work in a wide variety of areas, andvirtually all staff work on two or three projects simultaneously.Therefore, an ability to learn quickly is essential.To apply, please follow this link: