Our Mechanical Design Engineering teams are made of talented engineers who enjoy working on Cool machines, providing support for Fogg Filler Company products and services worldwide. You will design and document new products and product line enhancements using food grade materials, perform research and testing on product concepts, assist mechanical and assembly teams and Customers to determine the best manufacturing processes for existing and new products to ensure quality specifications are met. Document all design successes and failures, maintain calculations and formulas on specific projects and testing. Collaborate with design engineers to move the product into a production style of drawings and assemblies.
We pride ourselves on our 6 Core Competencies which ensure our employees “Love Coming into Work Every Day”:
Attitude | Communication | Initiative | Critical Thinking | Adaptability | Job Knowledge
Perform in depth investigation into materials, processes and products, as assigned by management.
Utilize sound engineering principles to design new products or modify existing ones from information provided by: customer request/feedback, sales/sales engineers, manufacturing personnel or Fogg service team.
Work with manufacturing to determine the best design to minimize labor and overhead costs.
Work with other engineering designers to review form, fit and function of product designs by utilizing SolidWorks.
Develops engineering detail and assembly documentation to support tooling quotations, manufacturing and manufacturing preparation.
Requests prototypes from outside suppliers, or manufacturing, to be used for engineering performance, concept evaluation and reliability testing.
Assembles prototype product using power and hand tools. Lifts/moves parts weighing up to 40 pounds during engineering evaluations to determine form, fit and function.
Initiates and coordinates development programs which will increase cost efficiency resulting in smoother workflow for manufacturing. Including testing and analysis of materials, processes and prototypes.
Analyzes competitive products by evaluating materials, manufacturing processes, product performance and packaging.
Contacts and when necessary visits customers, suppliers, and agencies to obtain information relative to existing products, purchased parts, material selections, or manufacturing processes.
May be asked to travel and provide engineering field support for customer base and/or our dealer/agents, maintaining optimum quality customer service, as required.
Support Fogg customers and Sales Department on project control specifications. Answer engineering customer service telephone calls.
Maintain a professional appearance at all times, representing Fogg in a professional and courteous manner.
Bachelor of Science degree in an Engineering discipline or equivalent experience preferred
3-5 years of SolidWorks experience
Detail oriented with strong math skills.
5 years engineering experience required, packaging industry preferred.
Experience may include machine design, tooling, controls or field maintenance.
Valid Passport preferred
We realize and appreciate that our strength and competitive advantage is due to our capable team. Our employees are rewarded and recognized for performance. We offer a competitive compensation and benefit package that reflects Fogg Filler’s high regard for our employees.