Associate Mechanical Design Engineer - Data Center Cooling

Nortek Global HVAC LLC

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Oklahoma City, OK

Job Description

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Job Overview:

Associate Mechanical Design Engineer – Data Center Cooling

Business Divisions: Nortek Air Solutions

Time Type: Full Time

Classification: Salary

Specific Location: Oklahoma City, OK

Business Unit: NAS DCC Engineering

Job Summary

As an Associate Design Engineer, each team member is responsible for designing and drafting mechanical structures and components, while also producing details and standards as required.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Develop assembly models and detail drawings using various CAD tools.
  • Assist with testing products and designs.
  • Analyzes systems using a variety of engineering tools including, but not limited to FEA, analytical formulas, benchmark designs, etc.
  • Uses DFMEA, PFMEA, and DFMA tools to improve the end quality and reliability of the design.
  • Works with operations to design solutions that are integrated into the current manufacturing capabilities.
  • Develops advanced designs in conjunction with operations to produce high quality designs that are value based.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

  • Hold themselves and other team members accountable and focus on Safety as a core value.
  • Values integrity, works transparently and is recognized for treating others with respect.
  • Takes accountability to create and execute solutions that deliver desired results and can “own it” in a Performance Driven Culture.
  • Ability to work collaboratively and lead teams in a Teamwork culture.
  • Ability to ignite and lead change as a catalyst for improvement.
  • Can thrive in a “legacy now” culture in which we strive to do the right thing for the company today, even if it is the hard thing, and leave behind a stronger company for the next generation of employees.
  • A “builder” who is comfortable in a continuous improvement culture.
  • Proficient with Autocad and Autodesk Inventor [preferred] or Solidworks.
  • Sheet metal design experience a plus.
  • Strong mechanical background.
  • Self-starter and must be able to work cross-functionally.
  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong computer skills (Microsoft Office Programs).

Position Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred.
    • 3+ years of engineering work experience preferred.


  • Associates Degree or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school
    • 3+ years of engineering work experience, HVAC highly preferred.

Who we are:

Nortek Data Center Cooling is a Madison Industries company. Madison Industries is one of the largest and most successful privately held companies in the world and has a robust portfolio of indoor air quality solutions. Madison builds entrepreneurially driven, branded market leaders that are committed to making the world safer, healthier and more productive by creating innovative solutions that deliver outstanding customer value.

At Nortek Data Center Cooling, we’re shaping the future by Creating a Better Tomorrow Every Day! We are a premier HVAC company offering energy efficient and sustainable products and solutions that exceed customer expectations through our employees’ commitment to quality, customer experience and operational excellence.

Our success depends on YOU! As a member of the NAS team:

• You are the lever to drive profitable growth and meaningful change.

• You are closest to customers/markets and understand our business.

• We move quickly. You can make the right decisions daily.

• You are where success begins and ends.

• Each of you can help make us better every day.

Equal Opportunity & Non-Discrimination – Nortek Data Center Cooling. is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a qualified individual with a disability or any other characteristic protected by law.

Nortek Air Management and its divisions offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package. To apply, please visit our career site at