Team Leader suporting air applications for PACCAR in the on road applications group
Appraises new product ideas to determine their potential to address customer needs and to achieve goals in revenue growth and market share.
Confers and interacts with Manufacturing to ensure product design meets manufacturing and/or procurement requirements.
Develops and recommends value added solutions such as new technologies, cost reductions and/or quality improvements.
Identifies critical problem areas, alternative solutions and potential consequences in the product development process.
Manages testing and research efforts resulting in products that are manufacturable and consistently meet and/or exceed customer expectations.
Ensures product performance and qualification test parameter are followed appropriately.
Determine testing needs; develops new or improved testing designs, methods and or techniques.
Supervises and or/ performs project engineering work from design to implementation in accordance with the company's policies.
Schedules and coordinates major segments of complex projects to meet cost and time objectives.
Reviews design and documentation to ensure compliance with design criteria and standards.
Conducts feasibility studies, determines manpower and cost estimates, and develops engineering criteria.
Investigates problems and requirements of projects, and develops plans for solutions in line with economic, personnel and environmental considerations.
Influences the direction of future product developments or applications based on technical trends and platforms.
Provides input and guidance concerning potential use and benefit of emerging technologies.
Ensures compliance with government and organization engineering standards.
Drives good engineering practices in the group including development of DFMEA's tolerance stackups, GD&T, defining clear design objectives, and design for manufacturing.
Provides project management leadership in the group as required for platform projects.
Bachelor's degree in engineering
Minimum 5 years related professional engineering work experience.
Experience in injection molded and rotomolded plastic design strongly preferred
Demonstrated leadership of complex projects