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People + Culture.  These are the driving forces behind Hays Fluid Controls, Division of Romac Industries, Inc. success.

By hiring inspired people, giving them interesting and challenging work, enabling them with innovative tools, and letting them share in the company’s reward, we’ve found a sustainable way to grow in our industry for the last 150+ years.

The role of Design Engineer supports the Engineering team in product design, improvement, and manufacturing methods.  An out of the box thinker who is self-driven and detail-oriented leading multiple projects from start to finish in a fast-paced environment.


1.     Creative, self-driven individual and detail-oriented while having a passion to improvise current product line and develop innovative product designs. 

2.     Lead, drive, support and communicate efforts between cross-department through all phases of product development life cycle including creation, prototyping, testing, analysis, to product launch.

3.     Coordinate development and design problems with research, engineering, tooling, and manufacturing. 

4.     Coordinate efforts with outside vendors and sources, utilizing their expertise, resources, and assistance.

5.     Improve manufacturing efficiency by analyzing and planning workflow, space requirements, and enhancing processes.

6.     Determine and establish specifications and standards through engineering calculations and layouts.  Prepare or follow-up on preparation of design drawings.

7.     Gathering and analyzing data from prototypes. Follow through on laboratory and field tests and develop new ideas based on results.

8.     Assists in designing tooling, fixtures and/or other process improvements projects.

9.     Establish and monitor adherence to timelines and schedules.

10.   Create Engineering Reports and be able to present the project milestones to management on regular basis.  

11.   Perform within the physical and environmental demands of the job, as described in Section E: Working Conditions.


1.     Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or related field

2.     3+ years of experience in an engineering role

3.     Expertise in machining, casting, forging, and other manufacturing processes. 

4.     Advanced technical knowledge of machine shop and manufacturing operations

5.     Proficiency in CAD and Microsoft Office

6.     Initiative and ability to work effectively with little direction and/or few guidelines

7.     Effective verbal and written communication skills


1.     Master degree in Mechanical Engineering

2.     Experience with fluid handling product design and seal design

Romac offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefit package plus profit sharing. 


If you are interested in applying for this position, please send your resume and refrences to  Hays Fluid Controls, PO Box 580, Dallas, NC  28034 or e-mail

No phone calls please, as we will happily contact you, should your skills, knowledge and qualifications match our needs. Hays Fluid Controls, Division of Romac Industries, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.