13 Jul 2020

Full-Time Shop Planner – Hydro Inc.

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Job Description

Hydro, Inc. is seeking a skilled Shop Planner with experience in SOLIDWORKS in the highly desirable West Loop neighborhood in Chicago! As the largest independent aftermarket pump reengineering company in the world, Hydro’s provided engineering expertise, pump repair, and support services to the industry since 1969. Our mission is to work hand-in-hand with our valued customers around the world to optimize the performance and reliability of their pumping systems by evaluating and understanding root causes of pump degradation or failure and by providing unbiased engineering analysis, quality workmanship, and responsive field service for improved plant operation.

They have a fantastic full-time career opportunity in Chicago for a qualified Shop Planner in our Engineering Department to work with the following requirements:

  • Develop shop work orders for new and repaired pump components in compliance with the Hydro quality program and internal process control procedures.
  • Develop material purchasing requisitions with required technical requirements.
  • Approve ECR/ECN’s.
  • Reference engineering drawings, weld procedures, work scopes, vendor quotes, and customer specifications to create work orders and requisitions.
  • Interact with shop, engineering, quality assurance, contracts engineering personnel to ensure the customer, design, and quality program requirements are included in shop work orders.
  • Work with shop foremen, machinists, welders, mechanics on executing work orders for the manufacturing and repair of components.
  • Coordinate as required with internal groups including purchasing, quality control, sales, production, accounting personnel, metal finishing, and assembly.
  • Keep supervisor advised of work status, workload, problems, and progress as related to work assignments.
  • Use Epicor ERP system to generate documentation.
  • Use SolidWorks when needed.


  • Proficient computer skills to use MS Office Suite and Epicor ERP system.
  • Demonstrated experience using SolidWorks.


  • Associate Degree desired.
  • 4 years + of industry-related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • 3-5 years planning experience in a manufacturing, industrial or pump company
  • Pump industry background desired.

We offer a competitive package with a full suite of benefits. We are located near all forms of public transportation and offer our employees free parking.


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) Matching
  • Dental Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Health Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Vision Insurance


  • Monday to Friday


  • Production Planner: 5 years (Required)
  • Pump industry: 3 years (Preferred)

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Job Categories: Engineering and Solidworks. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: engineering careers and SolidWorks careers. Salary: BOE. Job expires in Endless.

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