Project Engineer

Reports to: VP of Engineering

Position Summary:

This full-time position will be responsible for managing projects for Therma-Tron-X, Inc.. The Project Engineer will be responsible for the day-to-day management of projects moving through our facility from design all the way through to start-up.  Travel will be a necessary part of the role. The Project Engineer will be required to travel to our customer sites as necessary during the sales, engineering, installation, and start-up phases of each project. Follow-up trouble-shooting, service, and warranty visits will also be required.

General Responsibilities

Sales Phase


  • Support Sales department as needed
    Review quotes and specifications
    Suggest new concepts to meet customer requirements
    Price non-standard items

  • Direct, manage, and support R & D projects


Engineering Phase:


  • Provide direction to Lead Designers and Detailers on engineering and design specifications.

  • Approve fabrication drawings prior to release (responsible for the contents of all prints in production for jobs assigned).

  • Order long lead time items and monitor delivery of same.

  • Approve materials being requisitioned for purchase.

  • Write and price addendums to address customer’s changing requirements during the project.

  • Develop and maintain professional working relationships with customers.

  • Develop and approve all required engineering documentation including operation manuals, maintenance manuals, recommended spare parts lists, etc.


Fabrication Phase:


  • Work closely with the fabrication personnel to complete the project.

  • Manage the fabrication phase of the project to ensure continuity with the contract and design specifications. Ensure that final drawings reflect the end product.

  • Assist the Field Installation Manager in development and review of subcontractor proposals and bids.


Installation Phase:


  • Support Installation Supervisors; providing phone support, additional materials, updated prints, etc.

  • Site visits for site evaluation and preparation, equipment review during installation, start-up and training, as required.

  • Collect all required documentation, including Operator Training Letters, Equipment Acceptance Forms, Safety Review Forms, Field Installation Reports, etc.


Post-Installation Phase:


  • Maintain communication and relationships with key customer representatives.

  • Generate and communicate potential sales leads to TTX Management.

  • Resolve problems and issues as they arise.

  • Support the Engineering Services Manager and the Field Installation Supervisors as necessary.

Requirements:
  • 3 – 5 years of Project Management experience in a manufacturing environment

  • Bachelors degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering

  • Proficient in AutoCAD

  • Possess an assertive, self-driving attitude