Product Engineer

American Woodmark Anaheim , CA 92808

Posted 2 months ago

Purpose:

Combine knowledge of design, engineering, and manufacturing processes to create functional products. Research and develop ideas and processes for new products. Improves upon the performance and design of existing products and coordinates production of final product.

Essential Functions:

  • Research -- Using mathematical modelling to work out whether new developments and innovations would work and be cost effective

  • Design -- Turning research ideas into technical plans for prototypes using computer-aided design (CAD) software's

  • Prototyping & Testing -- Creating models and samples for proposed cabinet and component design. Collecting, analyzing and documenting data from tests on prototypes

  • Modifying designs and re-testing -- Working concurrently with process engineers and manufacturing to come up with a design concept that can be produced at the lowest cost

  • Reporting -- Writing or presenting regular progress reports for project managers and clients

  • Documentation

  • Creating drawings and documentation that assists in efficient and flawless product changes through the organization
  • Coordination
  • Coordinate product changes throughout the organization from product concept phase through final production
  • Launch Management
  • Creating and leading Implementation plans for projects in the Execution phase
  • Value Engineering
  • Research and develop cost savings projects to existing products or production techniques and processes
  • Product Knowledge
  • Subject matter expert on new trends, materials, design etc. in the assigned product area

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES:

This job typically has no supervisory responsibilities.


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Product Engineer

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