Project Engineer (Product Development) in Greater Hartford at Jacobs Vehicle Systems, Inc

Date Posted: 10/30/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Are you a skilled Project Engineer who is looking for more than just the tactical aspects of scheduling and coordinating? Jacobs Vehicle Systems is seeking a Project Engineer who will have direct communication with our customers and full responsibility for successful integration of new products into the diesel truck market. Our Project Engineers are responsible for a wide range of hands-on activities including project planning, modeling, analysis, testing, and most importantly, a collaborative project leader.

Responsibilities include:

  • Lead projects across multiple functions including Design & Analysis Engineering, Procurement, Prototyping, Manufacturing & Operations, Test Lab, Finance, and Marketing.
  • Develop, plan, coordinate and maintain project schedules to completion.
  • Communicate with customers to obtain technical product requirements and data.
  • Ensure on-time delivery of critical path items including development projects, cost reduction, and supplier changes.
  • Delegate assignments within the scope of the project task list and perform various engineering tasks as needed.

 

The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Altra Industrial Motion Corp. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as an ""Altra Company."" Altra Industrial Motion Corp. and all Altra Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or other characteristics protected by law. The ""EEO is the Law"" poster is available at: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf. Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process will have the opportunity to request accommodation during the application process.

Job Requirements

Critical Competencies:

  • Strong mechanical aptitude with a desire to learn new methods and gain new skills in order to effectively problem solve.
  • Ability to work with strict deadlines in a fast-paced environment while managing multiple, competing priorities.
  • Achieves thoroughness and accuracy when accomplishing tasks, monitoring important details with attention to deliverables.
  • Ability to interpret technical drawings, properly apply GD&T principles and prepare detailed reports.
  • Able to articulate ideas and technical terminology effectively through verbal and written communication.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelors Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Minimum 3 years in a Mechanical Engineering role  

Located halfway between Boston and New York City, Jacobs Vehicle Systems is the world’s leading producer of vehicle retarding and valve actuation technologies and can be found at jakebrake.com.

EEO Statement: The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Altra Industrial Motion Corp. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as an ""Altra Company."" Altra Industrial Motion Corp. and all Altra Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or other characteristics protected by law. The ""EEO is the Law"" poster is available at: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf. If you have a disability and need assistance accessing or using this website to apply for a position, you can request assistance by sending an email to assistance@altramotion.com.