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Product Development Engineer in Hopkinsville, KY at Hire Road

Date Posted: 2/27/2018

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Product Development Engineer

Hopkinsville, KY


Our client is a global technology leader and a driving force in the field of air and liquid filtration who is looking to add an experienced and professional Product Development Engineer to their team. As a Product Development Engineer, they will be independently processing technical developments and will be involved in development projects under the APQ process according to product segment engineering requirements.

The Product Development Engineer must have experience working with metallurgy, plastics, or sealing and experience developing new products.

Product Development Engineer Requirements:

  • Bachelors of Science in Mechanical Engineering or similar field of study with focus on designing industrial components
  • At least 1 year of experience using 2D and 3D CAD software, preferably with Autodesk, AutoCAD, Inventor, and Vault
  • Experienced user of SAP R/3, Windows and MS Office
  • Good knowledge of manufacturing processes and products

Product Development Engineer Description:

  • Independently assesses and processes technical developments according to customer and/or engineering specifications
  • Independent development and procurement of new components, raw materials, tools and packaging materials in close cooperation with purchasing and product segment engineering
  • Customer visits ensure accurate understanding of the customer’s needs and the system function
  • Documents development process and entire life cycle by obtaining and compiling necessary information
  • Initiation and coordination of prototyping and pilot production in close cooperation with operations and prototype laboratory, as well as autonomous support of internal and external trials


Choosing the Hire Road is about shared success, active and committed partnerships and relationships that last.  Hire Road is solely focused on connecting highly skilled professionals with leading organizations. We are a solutions-based, results-oriented staffing company specializing in a wide range of industry specific practices. To put it simply, we recruit, screen and hire talented people for temporary and full-time positions.

This classification description is intended to indicate the general kinds of tasks and levels of work difficulty that are required of positions given this title and should not be construed as declaring what the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position shall be.  It is not intended to limit or in any way modify the right of any supervisor to assign, direct and control the work of the employees under her/his supervision.  The use of a particular expression or illustration describing duties shall not exclude other duties not mentioned that are of a similar kind or level of difficulty.

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