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Product Engineer

Sturtevant, WI
  • Expired: May 10, 2022. Applications are no longer accepted.

Summary: Design, document and implement new or modified product components and assemblies for assigned standard product line with an awareness of how it affects the product's features, functions, cost to produce, and serviceability. You will work with the Putzmeister Engineering GmbH (PEG), and with the PMA sales organization, to ensure that the Telebelt Product comply with all International, Federal, State, and local regulations applicable for the PMA Products.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

§ Maintain liaison with internal (PEG, manufacturing, sales, service, and production control) as well as external (owner/operator, dealer, supplier) customers to coordinate product designs for the purpose of customer satisfaction and economical production and service.

§ Periodic review (with Product Manager) of product specifications and features for listing and prioritizing of future improvements. Periodic jobsite visits and show attendance may be required for information gathering and customer contact.

§ Creation of all documentation needed to produce and sell the product. This includes drawings, bill of materials (BOM), specifications sheets, and Engineering Change Notices (ECN) with an emphasis on accuracy, integrity, and timely production of the information.

§ Perform the necessary calculations for ensuring that new designs are inherently strong and reliable enough for the application without being excessively expensive to produce. Parts and assemblies are designed for fit, form, and function.

§ Maintain (in a neat and organized format) the product folder(s) on the company's N: drive.

§ Adherence to all internal standards and regulations (ISO procedures, drafting standards, etc.)

§ Work closely with product managers, manufacturing personnel, and/or outside suppliers to analyze parts and assemblies for strength and reliability, manufacturability, material costs, and customer acceptance (aesthetics, safety, function, etc.).

§ Work with other departments for effective communication of documents created.

§ Develop mounting, stability, quotation, and range drawings.

§ Calculate axle loads and stability limits.

§ Review and maintain sales order release to production

§ Establish bills of materials.

§ Incorporate the changes mandated by ECNs created by both PMA and (PEG) and ensure changes become effective.

§ Perform additional duties as assigned or required.


§ Proven design engineering capabilities

§ Proven oral and written communication skills

§ Organizational and priority scheduling skills

§ Technical documentation skills (including drawing , ECN, and BOM creation/maintenance)

§ Detail oriented and pro-active/energetic


§ BSME (or equivalent)

§ 5 years experience in Engineering and a Manufacturing environment

§ 3D and 2D CAD training and experience. Co-Create products a plus.

§ SAP training and/or experience a plus

Work Environment/Physical Demands:

§ While performing the duties of this job, the employee is in a typical office environment; occasionally exposed to noise, dust, and chemicals.

§ Safety glasses/goggles must be worn at all times while in designated areas of shop.

§ While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, stoop, bend, and use hands to finger, handle or touch; frequently required to push and pull.

§ Ability to regularly lift and/or move up to 15 pounds.

§ Specific vision abilities required by this job include close, peripheral, and the ability to focus.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The above information includes the general details necessary to describe the principal duties of the job identified and shall not be interpreted as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent in the job.



Sturtevant, WI
53177 USA



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