Oconomowoc, WI

Product Engineer

Design Engineer - Oconomowoc, WI

Our client, a leading organization in the casting and machining industry, is seeking a degreed Product Engineer to join their team due to growth. They specialize in manufacturing parts for the aerospace and defense sectors, and this role will involve working exclusively with clients in the space industry. The company is located in Oconomowoc, WI, conveniently situated between Madison and Milwaukee. This position offers ample opportunities for career growth and rewarding challenges.

Due to the defense contract work the company undertakes, applicants must be US Citizens.

The company is a growing organization with a yearly revenue of $250 million, boasting 800 employees and 5 divisions. They have a strong market presence in defense and aerospace industries. The division you will be a part of is an investment casting foundry, comprising of a dedicated team of 100 members. Their certifications include AS9100, ISO 9001, Nadcap, and ASNT Levels II & III. The company's dynamic leadership team has a track record of promoting from within and taking the organization to new heights. They foster an outstanding culture that prioritizes safety and individual growth.


  • Manage customer product lines, covering new product development, molds and tooling design, order review, initial production, and continuous improvement activities of established products
  • Create manufacturing routings and bill-of-materials to ensure the production of finished parts that meet customer requirements and specifications
  • Collaborate with Customers, Process Engineers, Quality, Sales, and Operations to drive product line improvements
  • Deliver excellent customer service
  • Support the identification and implementation of technical market strategies, contributing to new business development efforts


  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Manufacturing, etc.)
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in the foundry/casting industry, preferably in a foundry specializing in complex parts
  • Some design experience, preferably with SolidWorks and knowledge of gating and riser design
  • Ability to provide accurate BOMs and routings
  • Understanding of casting processes, simulations, and modeling
  • Strong communication skills and willingness to travel up to 10% of the time


  • Comprehensive health, dental, vision, disability, and life insurance coverage
  • 401K match of 3% when you contribute 6%
  • Profit Sharing - First 6% of profits added to your 401K in addition to the match, with potential for additional cash payout
  • Paid holidays and vacation
  • Educational benefits
  • Employee assistance program
  • Relocation assistance available if necessary

  • Max. file size: 300 MB.