Engineer I - Chassis
Portland, OR

When you join Daimler, you become an agent of change within our global community of people working to create a cleaner, safer, and more efficient world for today and tomorrow. Through innovation at all levels, our teams ensure our world-changing brands continue to increase the quality of life and the business success of our customers, their customers, and the world around them. The Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) brand portfolio is second to none, and includes Freightliner Trucks, Western Star Trucks, Detroit engines and components, Thomas Built Buses and Freightliner Custom Chassis.

We are the undisputed leader in the commercial vehicle market and the industry’s technology trendsetter. Empowered by purpose, DTNA employees drive a Technology Revolution through innovative products and a customer-centric culture. Our dedication to our customers and society does not end once our products hit the road. That’s because we believe that business success and social responsibility go hand in hand. We immerse ourselves in our customer’s experience, and support the environmental responsibilities of our sites to ensure our products are the reliable, sustainable and the desired tools of the future.

Job Overview
Chassis Engineering develops customized solutions for our customer's unique requirements. We work directly with our sales organization, manufacturing, and field service teams in order to get our customers' trucks on the road and to keep them working efficiently around the world. We are a dynamic, efficient, forward-thinking design team focused on matching our customer's needs with optimized emission solutions.


Develop concepts, design components and assemblies, participate in concept verification and product validation, release components, and bills of material
Support marketing, sales, production and service providing necessary design and documentation
Participate in continuous improvement, problem resolution, program management and process development activities
Work with cost engineering, purchasing and suppliers


Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering or a related technical discipline from an accredited university/college required, or proof of degree upon hire required
An attached resume is required
CAD Expertise- preferably in Siemens NX preferred
Strong verbal, written and presentation skills required
Knowledge of vehicle systems and assembly processes preferred
Knowledge of problem solving techniques and methods preferred
Experience working in cross-functional teams preferred
Previous DTNA Internship required

Additional Information

Applicants must be legally authorized to work permanently in the U.S. at the time of application
Final candidate must successfully complete a pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check

For an accommodation or special assistance with applying for a posted position, please contact our Human Resources department at 503-745-8982 or toll free 800-206-3369. For TTY/TDD enabled, call 503-745-2137 or toll free 866-355-6935.

Organization : Daimler Trucks North America LLC

Primary Location : United States of America-Oregon-Portland

Work Locations : 4555 North Channel Ave 4555 North Channel Ave Portland 97217