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Project Engineer in Troy, MI at Hire Road

Date Posted: 6/7/2018

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    Troy, MI
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Job Description

Project Engineer
Troy, MI


Our client is a growing company who is looking to add an experienced and professional Project Engineer to the team. The Project Engineer will work on projects/subprojects within the framework of the action plan, and guiding and implementing the technical part of the project in cooperation with the Project Manager, so that complex, large-scale automotive and other project constructions can be realized successfully.

Project Engineer must have familiarity with Body in White (BIW) processes and equipment: welding, vision, gluing

Project Engineer Requirements:

  • Required software packages and tools (Office, 2D & 3D design software, customer-specific software)
  • Directing and following up with suppliers in the areas of engineering, status and quality
  • Evaluating quotations in terms of engineering, content and price
  • Masters the entire project process, from process through final acceptance by the customer, in every facet;
  • Standards and customer specifications; statutory guidelines and regulations (UL); safety issues and ergonomics
  • Global knowledge of the other professional fields in order to guarantee integral optimization
  • Approval, rejection and release of designs and purchase elements/technical release of order forms after assessment of all technical specifications
  • Proposing solutions to problems; providing technical advice to the customer; providing work assignments to the project designers /project engineers in every professional discipline
  • The design of automotive and other systems in project form in accordance with set requirements and specifications sales transfer to acceptance by/transfer to the customer
  • Responsibility for the technical process; including risk analyses, FMEA & availability calculations/cycle time;
  • Performing the work in accordance with set statutory and customer requirements
  • Drawing up , distributing and monitoring the schedules and reports
  • Drawing up, distributing and following up on internal/external reports
  • Monitoring the content of the project (what has been sold in accordance with which specifications)
  • Technical project management of a project (technical project management for all professional fields)
  • Coordinate with Project team members in the exchange of information, discussing work orders in terms of scope, price and delivery time
  • Communicating with Construction team members an internal inspection bodies regarding the work
  • Previous communication with the project manager in terms of discussing progress on the work, and reports
  • Coordinate with Engineering Team Leader regarding reports which are sent directly to customers and suppliers, and regarding progress on project work

Project Engineer Description:


  • Coordinating, supervising and following up on work by the employees directed by him/her, and suppliers in the case of contracted out work
  • Studying and analyzing the order and consulting on the order with the client, Project Manager/Project Engineer, internal departments and suppliers
  • Acquisition of approval from approval bodies and clients
  • Resolving technical problems during the entire project
  • Providing leadership on a project basis to approximately 7 - 10 project team employees (such as Project Designers, Assistant Project Engineers or Project Controls Engineer) or externally hired engineers/firms
  • Providing training to the customer’s personnel


  • Together with the project manager, drawing up a schedule and the control plan and ensuring implementation of and compliance with them
  • Monitoring progress on and the status of project-critical deliverables and activities including reporting to the Project Manager and the management, including possible disruptions and corrective actions
  • Purchasing and calculations
  • Assessment of quotations, calculations, timing, progress and deliverables of suppliers on the basis of professional aspects, and recording the arrangements made


  • Supplying information for drawing up the technical documentation in accordance with statutory requirements and standards, and the guidelines of the customer
  • Recording or ensuring the recording of the technical execution up to and including final acceptance by the customer in terms of process content and deliverables, including associated version management
  • Taking care of all technical project information and the Technical Construction Dossier (TCD) (in cooperation with Project Designer)
  • Ascertaining, recording and technical processing of contract variations
  • Ensuring that correct and complete records are kept with regard to the project in accordance with the agreed internal guidelines


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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