Lead and manage the successful introduction of new wire harness products and projects and the enhancement of existing product for the Company’s OEM, fleet, trailer, and body market customers.
Use CAD to design wire harness/lighting systems for truck, trailers, and truck bodies and to revise existing harness drawings to current engineering standards.
Use NPI guidelines to deliver harness projects on time and at the best possible price.
Support application development, quote and design development, process management and the successful installation of products at customer sites.
Work with body and trailer market customers to identify targets for proactive application development and standardization of wire harnesses and systems.
Develop and evaluate new harness designs and concepts to meet customer needs
Develop and evaluate new concepts and designs, program requirements, and time-lines to support the Company’s sales strategy/objectives.
Assist sales personnel in technical expertise to support customer needs.
Support harness tooling projects and capability studies.
Support harness cost reduction engineering, formal product specifications development, and product design constraints.
Provide product engineering support to manufacturing engineering and the manufacturing floor.
Develop working knowledge of Truck-Lite product lines to support customer’s technical needs.
Utilize/Develop communication tools for harness business/projects.
Support other activities as directed.
2 or 4 year engineering degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology or related field.
Project management experience, MS project, PC skills (MS Word/Excel/Access), 2D drafting experience; 3D experience would be beneficial.
Due to International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and Export Administration Regulations (EAR) requirements, all candidates must be presently classified as a “US Person" which includes: a United States citizen; a permanent legal resident (green card holder); or a protected individual (refugee/asylum status).