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Project Engineer

Job ID 
2017-1283
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-IN-Indianapolis
Posted Date 
9/7/2017
Category 
Engineering & Design

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Overview

General Summary:  Supports customer facing sales staff by evaluating customer requirements, creating value added material handling solutions and developing project costs. Leads project implementation efforts by working with internal and external customers and suppliers to ensure projects are completed timely and on budget. Assists in data collection and data interpretation for Engineering Studies and general application analysis.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develops warehousing storage and automation solutions and creates appropriate drawings
  • Creates solution bills of material and determines project costs
  • Performs effective project management during implementation
  • Supports proposal generation and sales processes led by customer facing sales staff, as required
  • Accompanies sales staff on sales calls to provide technical expertise
  • Performs related duties as assigned or as the situation dictates.

 

Qualifications

 

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Skilled in AutoCAD products, knowledge of Inventor and Factory Design Suite preferred
  • Knowledge of racking and automated warehousing/distribution solutions. Ie. Conveyor, AS/RS, AGVs, Mobile Rack, etc.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office products, including Word, Excel, Project and Access
  • Skilled in time-management and maintenance of project deadlines
  • Proficient in effective communication with vendors, contractors, and permitting authorities
  • Proficient both written and oral communications
  • Ability to analyze data to develop customer solutions
  • Ability to apply sound judgment, reasoning, and strong analytical problem solving skills

 

               

Education and Experience

  • Requires an Engineering degree, preferably Industrial or Mechanical
  • Minimum of 3 + years of engineering experience, preferably in the material handling industry.