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Product Engineer in Albion, IL at UCI International Talent Network

Date Posted: 5/25/2018

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    Albion, IL
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Job Description

Business Unit: Champion Laboratories, Inc.

Job Title: Product Engineer

City:Albion State: ILLINOIS                                                  


Job Purpose: Supervise and conduct the research and development of filter systems and components for the purpose of expanding and improving the Company’s existing product line in both the domestic and international markets.

  1. Design and develop automotive, heavy duty/commercial vehicle and industrial filtration products, including liquid and air filter products
  2. Utilize Product Data Management system for change approval, document revision, and document release
  3. Coordinate development activities such as designing, testing, and production trials
  4. Support internal objectives and initiatives of the Company business plan for new product, cost reduction, and manufacturing efforts
  5. Assist with development of filtration product strategies
  6. Represent Company to original equipment and aftermarket customers
  7. Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

Job Requirements


Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent in education and experience.     



Three to five years experience in design/development environment with project management responsibilities (preferred but not required)



Excellent oral and written communication skills to communicate at all levels of the organization



Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects, work priorities and planning and task delegation

Proficient using Microsoft Office products (Microsoft Office Suite, MS Project)


Interpersonal Relations:

Strong internal/external customer service skills.

Build constructive and effective relationships with a broad and diverse group of people

Ability to motivate teams to produce products proficiently and timely


Analytical and Conceptual:

Ability to create change through new technologies and gain advantages

Strong bias for action and excellent problem solving skills

Use logic and appropriate methods to solve problems with effective solutions

Effectively exercise discretion and independent judgment


Special Skills:

Knowledge of injection molding and die casting.

Working knowledge of TS16949 and APQP processes

Working knowledge of: Material Science; Fluid Mechanics; Design FMEA’s; Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing; PPAP’s; Advanced Quality Planning; Design of Experiments, Mistake Proofing, Problem Solving, Bench Marking, Design for Assembly; Manufacturing; Finite Element Analysis; Statistical Analysis

Experience in automotive or commercial vehicle engineering 

Experience in design of fuel and oil filtration systems (coolers, heaters, priming systems, housings)

Experience in high volume product manufacturing

Dependability - Must be able to maintain satisfactory record of attendance and conduct. Must be able to work any shift and overtime as required.