Job Summary:The Product Development Engineer will be responsible for designing, developing, and supporting products throughout their lifecycle, from concept and production to customer support. This role includes developing tools, controls, equipment, fixtures, and manufacturing processes for new products.
·Generate multiple design solutions and CAD layouts to determine the ideal design for new and existing products.
·Perform engineering calculations to meet goals and expectations.
·Develop and contribute to internal and external specifications.
·Prepare accurate and detailed Bill of Materials, part, weldment, and assembly drawings.
·Manage multiple projects and Engineering Change Notices.
·Contribute to and determine processes involved in product development, such as prototyping, testing, and tooling.
·Provide project and documentation support.
Education & Experience:
·Associate's or Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering, Agricultural Engineering, or a related engineering discipline.
·Experience in designing agricultural equipment or farm equipment is required.
·Minimum of 2 years of experience in design and manufacturing.
·Strong experience and knowledge of a 3-D CAD program, such as Autodesk Inventor, Vault, Catia, Pro-E, Solid Works, or Solid Edge.
Previous experience coordinating product development projects.
Prior experience in designing, operating, and using agricultural equipment, as well as general farming operations.
Experience in developing and supporting product and design support documentation, such as product manuals and department standards.
Proficiency in written, verbal, presentation, and telephone communication skills.
Proficiency in Microsoft products, including Word, Access, Excel, and PowerPoint.