Product Engineer - Polymer Concrete - Madera, CA

in Madera, CA

Product Engineer - Polymer Concrete - Madera, CA Job

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    Madera, CA 93637, US

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  • Establish design specifications based on industry and customer standards and expectations
  • Perform, oversee, and direct product design and detailing along with product prototyping and testing of Polymer Concrete enclosures with accompanying components/accessories
  • Collaborate with a cross-functional team, utilizing a stage-gate product development process led by Product Management, to bring a product from concept to commercial release
  • Coordinate internal and third-party testing and prototyping of product
  • Collaborate with Operations in the design and implementation of tooling, automation, and assembly processes. Ensure manufacturability of designs and a seamless introduction of those designs to production
  • Establish product specifications, material standards, and testing requirements for operations’ teams based on industry and customer expectations
  • Product design calculations and 3D modeling of designs
  • Verify designs including suitable simulation - Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
  • Partner with Drafting team to review/create customer details, product designs and drawings
  • Provide technical support and expertise for quality standards and certifications
  • Set goals and objectives for internal and external customer projects
  • Maintain existing regulatory approvals and assist commercial team in acquiring of new approvals
  • Create SKU’s and Bills of Material
  • Attend job sites and customer meetings as needed to provide technical support
  • Research new technologies to ensure Oldcastle remains at the forefront of the industry
  • Support maintenance and improvement of product through change management process
  • Support the Sales and Customer Service teams in pre-sale and post-sale strategies including answering customer questions and investigating product inquiries/issues
  • Strong technical ability and 5+ years relevant product development and hands-on work experience with physically manufactured product(s). Being an accredited PE/PEng or EIT is preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree in civil or mechanical engineering, or related field
  • A pro-active collaborative individual with a passion for excellent product and continuous improvement as well as a keen attention to detail
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a cross-functional team in a fast-paced product development environment
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Effective communicator with excellent interpersonal skills
  • Proficient in 3D modeling and document management software, preferably with Inventor/Vault and SolidWorks/PDM
  • Proficient in applicable simulation analysis software tools
  • Demonstrated ability to understand regulatory code/standards and achieve product compliance
  • Experience in polymer concrete manufactured products for infrastructure construction preferred
  • Experience in any of the following would be considered an asset:
    • Familiarity with ANSI/SCTE 77 along with associated testing
    • Knowledge of the Water and Telecommunication industries
    • FMEA, Tolerance stack analysis, DFMA
    • Lean Manufacturing
  • Must possess mobility to work in a standard office setting and to use standard office equipment, including a computer, strength to lift and carry files and products weighing up to 40 pounds; vision to read printed materials and a computer screen, and hearing and speech to communicate in person and over the telephone
  • Must be able to work in plant production environment as needed to validate designs, review progress on special projects, perform job safety analysis, and other tasks which will result in some exposure to noise, dust, cold, etc.
  • Must be able to wear PPE when applicable and follow all safety measures
  • Overnight/Business Travel approximately 20% within the US, Canada, and Mexico
  • Salary of 85-105k annually
  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A diverse and inclusive culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion

Oldcastle Enclosure Solutions (OES), a CRH Company, is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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