Project Engineer
West Bend, WI Engineering
Job Type
Full-time
Description

The Project Engineer will be responsible for the design, development and analysis of new product development projects based on the company roadmaps or customer requirements. They will also lead a team of engineers and/or designers on larger projects. This is a supervisor and contributor blended role that will include design responsibility in addition to some team leadership. The role is positioned to have an opportunity to grow and evolve alongside the growth and evolution of the business.


Responsibilities:

  • Contributes directly to the project design efforts and provides technical leadership.
  • Collaborates with the CoE Senior Manager on project assignments and work breakdowns.
  • Communicates task assignments to team resources.
  • Works with team members to understand the progress of all project tasks and provide status updates on a regular cadence to the Senior Manager and overall project manager.
  • Lead designs reviews and validation planning.
  • Holds self and team members accountable to meeting commitments.
  • Ensures the team follows all processes and uses best practices in their design work.
  • Provides performance feedback and development opportunities for team members to the Senior Manager.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
Requirements

Education: 

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering or other closely related field.


Experience and/or Training

  • 5-7 years NPD design experience with agriculture/construction/off road equipment or mechanical power transmission products a plus.


Technology/Equipment: 

  • Strong understanding of metallurgy and plastics. 
  • Strong understanding of NPD and product validation process. 
  • Proven skills with 3D CAD and FEA, Creo preferred. 
  • Familiarity with MS Office products.