YTC America Inc. (YTCA), the North American corporate research and development center of Yazaki Corporation, is seeking a talented and highly motivated individual to fill a Mechanical Engineering position in its R&D Group.

The individual will be a key member of the laboratory’s research and engineering staff and will provide support in operating various research and pilot plant scale process equipment, and as necessary, will participate in troubleshooting, assembling, and maintaining operational equipment. The immediate focus will be on a pilot plant scale absorption refrigeration system for evaluating the cooling efficiency of novel in-house designed refrigerants.


The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Mechanical or Chemical Engineering with two to five years of industrial experience or otherwise has demonstrated pertinent capabilities. Past experience with refrigeration and air conditioning systems will be a plus. The successful candidate should have a broad background encompassing a fundamental understanding of thermodynamics, heat transfer (heat exchangers).

This position requires substantial hands-on work. The position also requires technical drawing and writing skills. Competencies in technical design and drawing tools (Auto-CAD, SolidWorks) and Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel are required. Basic knowledge of machine automation and control, such as Siemens Profibus technology, and data acquisition and analysis software such as Delfin ProfiSignal or LabView are a plus.

Qualified candidates are requested to send cover letter and resume to Reply Code: ME-2020.

Published on April 16th, 2020

Last updated on April 16th, 2020