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Applications Engineer 21-00404

ESPO Engineering Corp Franklin Grove, IL

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Title: Applications Engineer
Location: Franklin Grove, IL
Pay Rate: $75,000 - $90,000
Duration of Job: Direct hire


Facilitate the Product Applications Engineering function at the plant location for product development and change control for the relevant product line.
Assume product application engineering responsibility for new applications of existing product technologies. This includes customer interface for identification of new opportunities and development of product specifications and product features to meet customer requirements. Also responsible for design changes including cost reduction and product improvement. Direct testing validation work related to design changes, process changes and product improvements. Direct design and prototype activities required to support above.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • For new applications, select product design concept based on customer requirements for function, durability and vehicle packaging
  • Apply known product technology based upon knowledge and experience. Assign dimensions, special characteristics and materials based on product need manufacturability
  • Create product specifications for assembly, manufacturing, and components based upon materials and performance requirements
  • Lead interface with customer engineering personnel. Recommend and negotiate specifications and tolerances to meet quality and performance standards while ensuring consistency with management targets
  • Facilitate effective communication between our manufacturing plant and headquarters
  • Lead product print and specification release process for new part numbers
  • Ensure product integrity by assessing manufacturing plant's conformance to all product prints, specifications, processes and procedures
  • Assist production with resolving design issues arising during production
  • Make decisions regarding acceptance for product compliance issues
  • Lead product change validation and implementation process
  • Actively support and participate in continuous improvement activities as needed
  • Assist with supplier technical issues relative to product function and durability
  • Lead and assist in cost reduction planning and implementations
  • Direct product technician activities. Participate in Engineering studies, validations, and tests as needed
  • Provide technical support and education in all areas and specifically with product function and durability
  • Lead product benchmarking analysis and formulate subsequent recommendations
  • Development of specific work procedures to minimize risks. Training of employees on the procedures and enforcing their use
  • Use of required PPE; following safety rules and procedures and training others; compliance with plant code of conduct
  • Attendance at safety and health training sessions
  • Maintain compliance with 5S program practices
  • Perform other duties as directed by management


QUALIFICATION AND SKILLS

  • Bachelor's of Science degree in Engineering
  • Product experience in mechatronic devices (ideally vehicle related) a plus
  • Demonstrated ability to apply engineering knowledge to solve problems
  • Demonstrated understanding of product design concepts & processes
  • General understanding of drafting principles and standards, including GD&T
  • Strong communication and presentation skills; ability to effectively interact with customers and cross-functional team members
  • Strong risk and failure prevention and analysis skills
  • Demonstrated structured team and individual-based problem solving skills
  • Working knowledge of statistical methods
  • Good understanding of manufacturing processes and quality systems

Espo Corporation
Willowbrook, IL 60527
(630) 789-2525
View all open jobs at: www.espocorp.com/jobs

Leaders in Technical Recruiting & Staffing since 1965
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workforce.All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity and expression, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status or any other attribute or protected characteristic by law. {Want to learn more? Click herewww.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf.} If you need assistance applying please contact us at 630-789-2525.

Company Description
ESPO Engineering, established in 1965, is a premier Technical Recruiting and Staffing firm.

ESPO employees may enjoy a full range of benefits from 401(k), Premium Health Insurance, Dental, Disability, Direct Deposit, Vacation time and Holiday Pay. Apply now and see why so many professionals choose ESPO to help advance their careers.

To view current employment opportunities: www.espocorp.com/jobs

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ESPO Engineering, established in 1965, is a premier Technical Recruiting and Staffing firm. ESPO employees may enjoy a full range of benefits from 401(k), Premium Health Insurance, Dental, Disability, Direct Deposit, Vacation time and Holiday Pay. Apply now and see why so many professionals choose ESPO to help advance their careers. To view current employment opportunities: www.espocorp.com/jobs

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