The primary responsibility is to support current products and customers including OEMs and end users. This person will also design, develop, test, applicate and production release Off-Highway and Specialty Products as needed. In this position you interface directly with external customers such as end users and suppliers and internally with purchasing, sales, product support, component testing and manufacturing functions.
Design experience of Off-Highway and/or Specialty vehicle components and products is preferred. This experience may include design of cast housings, heavy duty steel shafts, heavy duty helical and spur gearing, tapered bearings and involute splines.
Perform engineering calculations necessary for the product design of these components and systems. Such calculations may include gear, shaft and bearing stress and life, structural component stress and fatigue life, geometrical fit, and static and dynamic load calculations, etc.
Establish/use good working relationships with team members, outside suppliers, customers and other internal personnel or support groups is required.
Other assignments as required by Supervisor.
Support and adhere to all EHS policies and procedures.
REQUIRED POSITION QUALIFICATIONS
Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering
Minimum of 5 years of direct, practical experience
Proven ability to develop designs using engineering calculations and tools
Well versed with the Windows personal computer software and other computer systems
Experience with manufacturing process
Excellent problem solving skills
Strong written and verbal communication skills
WORK ENVIRONMENT/PHYSICAL DEMANDS
Work normally performed in office environment.
Occasional exposure to factory hazards.
Travel may be required.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
It is the policy of AxleTech to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, veteran status, disability or any other characteristic protected by law.
AxleTech offers a full competitive benefit package including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401K, vacation, holidays, educational assistance and many other great benefits!