Product Engineer

Employee Type: Direct Hire
Experience: 5+ years
Location: Willis, TX 77378
Job Reference #: 100744
Salary: Up to $85K
Company Industry: Job Type : Engineer ASA : Engineering General Class
Job Title: Product Engineer

Position Summary


Main Duties 
•	Analyze and interpret the customer requirements to determine feasibility of product proposal.
•	Develop robust engineering solutions to defined enquiries, using a ‘right first time’ approach.
•	Working direct with personnel, lead the generation and completion of Product Specifications (PS) & Product Requirement Documents (PRD) for new products & new applications, including the definition of product test plans and follow up of test results.
•	Use of typical engineering development tools, including DFMEA, DFM/A, VA/VE techniques, DVP&R, SC&CC identification, etc to ensure robust product design.
•	Generation of 3D models & 2D drawings, using Catia V5.
•	Perform engineering calculations and simulations as required in order to achieve robust product designs.
•	Working within a Cross Functional Team, co-ordinate the completion of all engineering deliverables identified by the Project Manager / Team required in order to complete the project to Cost, Quality & Delivery expectations.
•	Using existing technology, generate concept proposals to customer enquiries 
•	Execute all other reasonable duties as requested by the Engineering Manager.
•	Stay up to date with state of the art engineering tools

Areas of Responsibility
•	Completion of development engineering tasks as identified in Product Development processes (KBD-NPI & PIP).
•	Lead the development of new products 
•	Insure completion of design documents and properly file into appropriate project folders.
•	Co-ordinate and manage the manufacture of sample parts with the production plant, including procurement of Tier II manufactured components.

Responsibilities for Product Engineer


Required:
•	BS Degree in Mechanical engineering
•	Minimum of 3 years experience in Product Engineering
•	Good working knowledge of computer systems; MS office, MS Project, MRP
•	Skilled practitioner in Catia V5 modelling software
•	Ability to produce quality engineering drawings
•	Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously
•	Plastic Injection Molded, die cast, and sheet metal part design experience

Desirable:
•	Background in Automotive Engineering
•	Electro-mechanical & control systems engineering knowledge
•	Degree in Mechanical / Electro Mechanical engineering
•	LEAN principles / Business Improvement Techniques 
•	Prior mechanism assembly design experience
•	PLM
•	Knowledge in welding

Attributes:
•	Strong organization and time management skills – ability to plan and work on multiple, on-going projects
•	Good communication skills, both written and verbal
•	Must have the ability to work well with others and to establish and facilitate good cooperation and communication.
•	Self motivated
•	Adaptable to change, open minded
•	Desire to learn and develop self
•	Good decision making ability

Qualifications for Product Engineer


•	High School Diploma or GED; Bachelor’s degree in
•	Education: 
•	Proficiency in MS Office
•	Strong attention to detail
•	Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Compensation & Benefits for Product Engineer


•	Salary : $85K
•	Benefits : Full time, permanent employees are eligible for:
	o	Paid holidays, vacation, and personal time off
	o	Medical, dental, and vision insurance
	o	Short and Long Term Disability
	o	Life Insurance
	o	401(k) retirement plans

Position Type for Product Engineer


Direct Hire

If you have questions concerning this position, please contact  April McDonald.
Thank you for choosing Burnett Specialists.    Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

Meet your Recruiter


April McDonald
Company Name:   Burnett Specialists