Project Engineer, Mechanical or Electrical Positions Available
401K, Dental, Life, Medical
This position will allow the successful candidate to take their automotive A/C, compact A/C, or thermo engineering experience to the next level by working on developing new and innovative technologies and products that can be practically and competitively commercialized to support and extend the company’s core offerings. Initiate, develop, and lead targeted research and development projects that are based on market research, competitor evaluations, business case analysis, product development roadmaps, and business objectives. Achieve success by providing refined, tangible, and scalable product concepts that have been validated from an engineering and manufacturing basis.
Oversee the conception and design new or upgraded existing products.
Work with the marketing, sales and manufacturing departments. Oversee research and design teams, lead testing procedures and draft of specifications for manufacturing. Direct the creation of models or samples and fine-tunes designs until they are ready for production. Hands on as needed.
Initial research duties include identifying the needs and goals for a new product, from function to aesthetics. coordinate with market researchers and materials suppliers to evaluate market needs, existing competition and potential costs.
Create a design using computer-aided design software and fabricate models that can be tested. Experiment with and analyze different materials, manufacturing processes, design tolerances and other factors in the developmental process. refining and reviewing initial designs, deliver specifications and procedures to manufacturing teams who can then formulate production standards and processes to begin mass production.
- Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical, Electrical, or related engineering field required plus 3+ years practical hands on experience.
- Leadership experience overseeing projects, teams, or groups.
- Knowledge of manufacturing processes, materials and quality assurance protocols
- Experience in the automotive industry with specific knowledge of A/C systems and/or compact A/C systems strongly desired.