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Mechanical Designer


Charlotte, NC, US, 28273

Company:  9012-Carolina Fluid Components, LLC

As a Designer, you'll partner with an experienced team that has strong product, vendor, and system knowledge. We'll look to you to function as an extruded aluminum designer and mechanical systems development expert, building relationships with customers. 


More About Your Role

You will be responsible for the promotion of company products and services to a diverse range of manufacturing companies within the company’s geographic region. The primary responsibilities are to assist customers in designing mechanical solution with product selection and integration. In addition to providing application assistance, you will also be required to produce designs using 80/20 product and AutoCad 3D modeling software, develop drawings, bill of materials, and project specifications, which define the scope and performance requirements.



1)     Assisting CFC sales force in their territories, while working with engineers or other professional and technical personnel at OEM’s and other establishments to promote solutions that incorporate CFC’s products and systems.

2)     Produce drawings, bills of materials and quotes using CFC’s products

3)     Maintain professional working contact with key suppliers of products sold.



  • PC proficiency with Word, Excel and other Office applications. 
  • Strong communication skills including verbal, e-mail composition and telephone. 
  • Must be well organized, detail oriented and capable of handling multiple tasks simultaneously.   



  • Engineering Degree
  • Solid Works 3D solid modeling software knowledge
  • Microsoft Excel Software knowledge
  • Minimum of one year of Fluid Power Industry experience

Carolina Fluid Components (CFC) is a full line distributor of hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical control products. Their in-house fabrication group provides custom hydraulic pumping units, automated machinery, pneumatic control panels and specialty guarding, enclosures and frames. CFC’s factory-trained repair technicians are capable of repairing almost any brand of hydraulic and pneumatic equipment. All repairs are tested to perform at the manufacturers’ specifications.

Parent company Applied Industrial Technologies (NYSE: AIT) is the world’s largest fluid power distributor. Our network of 18 fluid power companies (70+ locations) in North America is a resource for dedicated fluid power support. We have one of the largest teams of Certified Fluid Power Specialists, Certified Electronic Control Specialists and Certified Fluid Power Mechanics &d Technicians to assist you with problem solving, system building, troubleshooting and other requirements. Between our service centers and our network of 19 fluid power companies, we provide immediate access to the critical fluid power components and services our customers need.

We are an equal employment opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability, protected veteran status, marital status, medical condition or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a disability, please send an email to or call 216-426-4389 to let us know the nature of your request.

Nearest Major Market: Charlotte

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