EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering, or equivalent career experience desired.
Proficiency with an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) business process management software. ECi M1 ERP software experience is a plus.
Relevant experience with Bill-of-Material (BOM) Development and Materials Requirement Planning.
Working knowledge of Computer Assisted Design (CAD) software, reading and interpreting Architectural Drawings, and management of traditional Engineering functions.
SPECIFIC AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:
Manages Product and Process Improvement initiatives as well as New Product Development initiatives
Develops and performs internal tests for project / products, per project requirements.
Assists in developing costs for new components and development of cost/price relationships for outside Vendor Services vs. In-house manufacturing of components and sub-assemblies
Assists in the gathering of information required for Project Bids and Quotations
Strong working knowledge of sheet metal layouts for CNC Turret Punch Equipment and Brake Forming
Provides Engineering support for Product Teams as each works to meet the variety of needs of both the External and the Internal Customer
Serves as the Team Technical Resource for both Product and Manufacturing Capabilities.
Performs audits of sales orders and supporting data entered by Inside Sales staff.
Creates New Part Numbers and Standard Bills of Materials
Allocates materials required for Job Orders, as assigned.
Performs Drawing Quality Checks for drafting team, as assigned.
Ensures product design objectives are in alignment with existing manufacturing capabilities, project drawings, and Sales Item Bills-of-Material
OTHER FUNCTIONAL REQUIREMENTS INCLUDE:
Responds to Customer Needs for Specifications, Drawing/Product Details, and Calculations
Assists Teams with Project Take-offs
Works with outside Test Facilities to develop and perform tests required by 3rd Party Test Agencies.
Responsible for Product Testing (i.e. curving, deflection, specification requirements, etc.)
Insures Architectural Product Specifications are met (i.e. ASTM’s, UL, FM, etc.)
Works with outsource Professional Engineers, as required for assigned projects.
Attends Team project review meetings
Develops and writes Product Specifications and Installation Instructions.
Provides Purchasing Team with Vendor Specifications
Approves all new Die Drawings
Responsible for First Article Inspections of new parts
Works with Teams to resolve Customer Credit Issues
Works with Production Team Leaders to resolve problems/issues on the production floor
Assists Sales Managers with Product Presentations
Field Site visits to assist Customers with installation of Gordon Systems and Products, as required
Maintains Charts, Graphs, Spreadsheets, Data Bases, and other informational documentation related to the Continual Improvement of process procedures as well as Team and Departmental Goals that are monitored for Continual Improvement.
Monitors, Tracks, and Charts critical steps and procedures
Monitors both Individual and Team Goals and looks for opportunities for Personal and Professional Improvement
Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.