Product Engineer

Category: 
Manufacturing & Engineering
Job Location: 
Sparta, IL

Provides technical expertise in handling customer-driven and internal product changes, launching new products, and post-launch activities, ensuring successful execution of changes and launching of new products, and customer satisfaction. As part of the Engineering team, contributes to the attainment of department goals/objectives and to the establishment of guidelines, documentation, planning/development and advancement of the department.

 

Responsibilities – Product Engineer

Leads and manages all customer-driven and internal product changes

Participates in design reviews for new products, tools, processes, and equipment. Reviews designs for manufacturability and performs risk assessments

Provides project management and technical leadership in launch activities, ensuring the New Product Review process (NPR) is followed.

Performs procurement functions, which includes, establishing performance specifications on all purchases such as gage R&R, production rates, quality levels and machine efficiencies.

Participates in design reviews for new products, tools, processes, and equipment. Reviews designs for manufacturability and performs risk assessments.

Participates in lean manufacturing initiatives and incorporates lean and continuous improvement concepts in work activities and completion of projects.

 

 

Requirements – Product Engineer       

Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or related field

Prior engineering experience in a high-volume automotive setting with automated machining

Experienced in lean manufacturing processes

Prior project management would be a plus

 

Recruiter Name: 
Jared Smerchek
Recruiter Phone: 
(262) 886-8000 ext. 232

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