Product Engineer

Location: Bowling Green, OH
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $60,000.00 - $75,000.00
Degree: Associate;
Date: 12/22/2017
Job ID: 02540650
Job Description
Product Engineer                 
Bowling Green, OH area
Salary up to 75K with excellent benefits

 
How would you like to be THE subject matter expert of a specific product line for North America?

Due to an internal move, area manufacturer is seeking a Product Engineer that has a desire to become a product expert in a fast-paced manufacturing environment. As the Product Engineer, your responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:
  • Communicate with customers as the product expert and be able to supply technical support and market knowledge
  • Develop sales and product strategy for the US market
  • Specify new product concepts to the design team
  • Communicate as the liaison between manufacturing, sales and customers
  • Complete market research and stay up to date on trends and changes in the market
  • Manage multiple projects at different stages
  • Answer technical support questions
  • Travel to customer sites with sales to communicate with customers on product capability
  • Other duties as delegated by the manager 
This position will spend up to 30% of the time traveling to customer sites and other manufacturing sites.  Individuals must be willing to travel internationally and domestically.  Candidates should feel comfortable communicating with internal and external customers on a regular basis.  The company offers competitive medical benefits, vacation, holiday pay, short-term disability and 401K.  This is a salaried position on first shift.

REQUIREMENTS for the Product Engineer:
1. A bachelor’s degree, ideally in a technical field, with at least co-op and/or internship in a similar role or an associate’s degree with at least 5 years of similar engineering work experience
2. A general understanding of fluid power
3. A background working in product, applications or sales engineering
4. Experience communicating with internal and/or external customers
5. Willing to travel internationally
6. Microsoft Office

Skills preferred but NOT required:
1. OEM experience
2. SAP experience
3. Experience working for an international organization

Candidates are preferred to be local to the Bowling Green, OH area; there is not a relocation package offered for this position at this time.   

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