Location(s): United States; North Carolina; Mebane, Plainville
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Role Summary: Design Engineer / Project Leader for industrial low voltage switchboard, switchgear and related electrical distribution equipment. You will be responsible for supporting and leading cost out projects within Technology team.
Essential Responsibilities: As the Design Engineer / Project Leader, you will:
Generate cost out ideas, scope productivity projects including financial and technical aspects
Lead and support productivity programs, validate designs, implement manufacturing readiness, and support product launch
Ensure that projects meet their financial goals
Ensure that developed designs meet industrial electrical distribution market needs defined by product technical specifications and UL, IEC, and ANSI standards
Develop and test product qualification, certification, and reliability requirements.
Manage execution of prototype design, build, and testing
Troubleshoot and perform root cause analysis to resolve design concept failures
Some travel may be required
Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering
Working knowledge of Change Management, Six Sigma and Design For Reliability processes
Demonstrated ability to develop and execute project plans while delivering financial goals
Knowledge of product cost structure
Strong organization and analytical competencies
Possess strong verbal and written communication skills with a proven ability to influence and drive change results
Demonstrated high level of motivation and resourcefulness
Ability to work in stress conditions
Fluent in English
Working knowledge with MS office SW, Word, Excel, Power Point
Working knowledge of CAD Software
MS in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering
Electrical distribution & protection industry experience
Ability to lead multiple projects and tasks
Green Belt certified or equivalent quality certification
Experience in product design, LV Distribution Equipment
Knowledge of manufacturing production process
Working knowledge of C-change NPI Process
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Locations: United States; North Carolina; Mebane, Plainville
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