Sr. Project Engineer #21-018
Job Details
Reyco Granning, LLC - Mt. Vernon, MO - Mt. Vernon, MO
Full time
4 Year Degree
First shift

This position is responsible for designing, testing, and documenting drive train and suspension units for the heavy duty powered vehicle and trailer markets and is to be based in either Mt. Vernon, MO or Lafayette, IN.  Uses SolidWorks and associated software in the design of suspension products and integration of drivetrain components, will help develop and supervise tests, and work with suppliers, manufacturing, and customers to assure designs meet reliability, manufacturability, performance, and cost constraints.  May also supervise field installations of prototype / beta / first article suspension units, oversee testing at customer sites, and provide customer support as needed.


Qualifications / Training / Skill Requirements:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Good computer skills: Excel, PowerPoint, Publisher, Word, PDF Editor, SolidWorks, PDM, and MRP Systems
  • Familiar with  DFMEA, DVP, and APQP Processes
  • Knowledge / familiarity of vehicle systems and overall functionality
  • Ability to work on multiple projects at one time
  • Ability to work efficiently in a team setting
  • Attention to detail, and quality of work
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Excellent problem solving skills
  • Design for Manufacturability



Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering
  • Automotive / Suspension emphasis or equivalent preferred


Experience Requirements

  • 3D modeling experience with SolidWorks experience preferred
  • Five plus years of experience in design of vehicle suspension systems
  • Experience in Finite Element Analysis, topology optimization, casting design, and sheet metal design

Physical Demands:

  • Needs to be hands on and assist in test set-up and prototype / beta / first article builds and installations.
  • Some travel required (10%)
  • Ability to use common mechanic / shop tools