Harsco Corporation Electrical Product Engineer in Ludington, Michigan

Electrical Product EngineerPosted: September 21, 2017 Location: 200 South Jackson Road, Ludington, MI , 49431, United States Job Family: Engineering Job Type: / Contact: HR Rail Employment Requisition Number: 17-189 LJob Summary:Take advantage of the opportunity to learn from the best in the business.Harsco Rail produces custom engineered equipment for all facets of rail maintenance (maintenance of way). Think of a locomotive with attachments. This highly complex equipment requires extreme engineering. Join our team of a dozen Electrical Engineers; part of a global team of 100 engineers in this design-driven environment. We have retirements on the horizon and are searching for the right individuals to take us into the future.As Electrical Product Engineer you will conceive, design, develop, document, and analyze machine and systems designs, and develop methods to improve robustness, reliability, and costs of existing designs. You'll make design trade-offs to insure lowest overall cost, highest reliability and best in class performance. You'll review design specifications to establish customer requirements, interacting with Product Management and directly with customers. You'll execute and/or support the preparation of all related documentation for new products. In this role, you'll lead projects to expand product offerings, introducing new and emerging technologies into our products. Working across functions, you will work with vendors to source and evaluate purchased components and with manufacturing to produce or assemble components and assemblies.In this hands-on role, you'll be collaborating with team members from the production floor to improve quality, manufacturability, and cost.As Electrical Product Engineer, you will travel by commercial airline and automobile both domestically and internationally, approximately 15% of the time.Requirements:About youYou will have a Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or Electrical Engineering Technology coupled with 3+ years of experience designing heavy equipment.Preferred qualifications include, knowledge of DC power with distributed I/O modules; and AC motors, experience using CAD software (E3 and Solid Edge preferred), and TeamCenter PLM software. Experience in machine design in heavy mobile equipment with a system-oriented design approach would be ideal.You'll enjoy working in a highly matrixed manufacturing environment with a variety of people and will be able to communicate complex technical information effectively to any audience.If this sounds like you, apply today!https://www.pennsylvaniajobnetwork.com/j/29221859Harsco Rail is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, , orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.If you have a difficulty applying for any job posted on Harsco Rail's website because a disability prevents you from using the online system, Harsco Rail offers the following alternate application procedure: Contact Donna Lax, HR Manager at 803-822-9160 and Harsco Rail will arrange for an alternate method of applying and will consider your application together with all other applications received for the job. Please call only for disability application.Harsco is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, , national origin, disability or protected Veteran status.