Project Engineer

Walton Hills, OH


Essential Duties and Responsibilities
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  • Coordinates new in-house design and development of projects for mining vehicles.
  • Communicates with Sales and Manufacturing departments as well as customers and vendors.
  • Develops CAD models of weldments, assemblies and components with detailed drawings for optional and improved components and assemblies used on the mining vehicles.
  • Reviews customer and mine requirements, and evaluates and recommends design parameters to new and existing products for mining vehicles. This will include occasional mine and site visits.
  • Implements design changes and engineering changes for mining vehicle products.
  • Issues procedures and work instructions for new processes and options being installed on the mining vehicles.
  • Installs and improves optional equipment for the mining vehicles; involves investigating equipment, tools, fixtures and procedures.
  • Maintains contact with the German engineering department on developments regarding mining vehicles and assists with required regulations pertaining to vehicle compliance to specific mines.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Experience and Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, required.
  • 10 years’ experience designing mining equipment required; or equivalent of education and experience.
  • MSHA Underground Certification
  • Basic knowledge of Windows based programs.
  • Advanced knowledge and experience with 3D, 2D and FEA software packages required.
  • Travel may be required with very short notice—some being international.