The Product Engineer will be accountable for a specific product line or group of products from product definition, testing, production trouble shooting, as well field service support. To be successful, you will need to learn our industry to be able to deliver a solution for our customer or resolve any issues that may arise in the field. This position requires someone who enjoys working in a multi-task type environment; analysis, problem-solving, cost savings, etc. Product engineers get their hands dirty, create workable solutions, and contribute their engineering skills and knowledge to both products and processes. You will manage to the company standard of “you’ll like working with us”.
Creating, reviewing, detailing, and generating specifications for Duperon Corporation products, projects, and processes in DC standard engineering protocols.
Creating, documenting, and maintaining design logs, specifications, application charts, calculations and assessments of mechanical components, and engineering requirements for drafting standards.
Perform analysis and calculations on mechanical equipment, complete research, test, and produce drawings, specifications, manuals, instructions, etc. as needed for our existing products.
Ongoing product development/value engineering: generating cost savings and product improvements, and utilizing customer, field and manufacturing issues to evaluate problematic designs and resolve these issues.
Must fully understand the applications our products in and design to it.
New product launch: Develop application parameters, value engineering targets, etc. for new products, such that it can be documented for sales and production of the product.
Demonstrate high level of proficiency for mechanical engineering (particularly for mechanical detailing applications), calculations, technical reports/charts and reporting.
Assist in the implementation of new product and process technology.
Ability to learn and go on site for service and start-ups as needed.
Development and maintenance of quality control procedures as related to engineering, product design, manufacturing, and structural processes.
Have strong computer and writing skills, with the ability to communicate professionally with engineers, operators, and site owners.
Must have valid driver’s license for transportation to on-site work.
College Education Required: BS ME with ABET accreditation
REQUIRED: Minimum 3 years of experience in Mechanical Engineering
REQUIRED: Must be proficient with 3D modeling program (SolidWorks) experience strongly preferred) as well as MS Office programs such as Word, Outlook, and Excel.
REQUIRED: Understanding of mechanical blueprints, machinery design and mechanical concepts. Proven experience in resolving mechanical engineering production issues for equipment.
REQUIRED: First-hand experience in designing machines; at minimum, mechanical components. Prefer experience in designing entire systems.
REQUIRED: Proven analysis experience solving design issues and/or issues at a customer’s site.
REQUIRED: Experience in design improvements to reduce cost of existing product line.
STRONGLY PREFERRED: Designing machines that met estimated load requirements; computing size, shape, strength, and type of mechanical components, or performing analysis of plans prepared by other engineers.
STRONGLY PREFERRED: experience in working with fluid dynamics.
PREFERRED: Experience with FEA Analysis.
PREFERRED: Experience working with Stainless steel and UHMW etc.
PREFERRED: Experience in generating the described documentation.
PREFERRED: Selection of motors and gearboxes
PREFERRED: Welding experience
Able to generate drawings (mechanical and civil) to industry standards.
Meticulous attention to detail, as well as the ability to multi-task well and complete projects on time, within budget, to the customer’s satisfaction.
Must have excellent customer service and people skills; should be able to represent the company’s image (consistent with the business motto of “you’ll like working with us”).
Must be self-initiating, independent, and able to organize time and diverse responsibilities.
Must have good problem-solving skills, assuring root cause analysis is completed.
6. Must be able to work with a team
Travel up to 25% at times
401K, Medical, Prescription, Life, Short & Long Term Disability benefits available as well as option to purchase additional coverage for Dental, Optical, Life, Short and Long Term disability. Ancillary benefits available; AFLAC and Legal Shield
Duperon Corporation is an emerging force in the industry of waterflow management as a manufacturer of mechanically cleaned barscreens. An agile company operating in both North American and international markets, their patented products effectively manage wastewater, storm water, raw water intakes, beautification and barriers for fish, manatees, and other aquatic life. Duperon Corporation prides it...self on the simple, mechanical design of each product, as well as the solutions developed individually for customers.