Product Engineer

Our Opening and Your Responsibilities


This role will utilize an engineering background and expertise to develop products for the Transport and Logistics (T&L) strategic business unit (SBU).  

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

This position will develop solutions for dynamic weighing and dimensioning applications, which meet the customer requirements using cost effective design methodology.  This role will develop a strong presence with plant colleagues to ensure quality standards are being met.  This position will interact, assist and lead in the modification of existing products and customized solutions, as well as, assist with new product development.  This position will be required to interact with sales, distribution, internal marketing representatives and manufacturing to develop product solutions efficiently and effectively.

  • Participate in meaningful and constructive exchanges of ideas and knowledge.
  • Conceive, define, develop, and design products/processes per project schedules.
    • Develop design concepts and evaluate design alternatives
    • Utilize standard factory processes/capabilities, as well as, standard components in designs as often as possible
    • Create mechanical, electrical and manufacturing drawings and schematics
    • Create bills of materials and new materials in SAP
    • Support in user documentation creation
    • Create manufacturing support documentation
    • Perform product performance testing and regulatory compliance testing
    • Work with others to coordinate manufacturing scheduling of assigned orders
    • Support manufacturing process development of existing and new products
  • Assure that new or modified designs meet or exceed applicable industry standards and performance / cost goals, and in the absence of documented goals, obtain knowledge of applicable industry standards, customers, markets, manufacturing capability, and product applications to result in appropriate design choices.
  • Provide project support to the MT Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) process.
  • Provide technical support to the Producing Organization, including product support specialists and assemblers.
  • Interface with other departments, vendors, customers, regulatory agencies, etc. as appropriate to expedite work.
  • Some travel required (up to 10%) to support other plants, logistics hub, and customer sites.
  • Responsibility breakdown (approximate)
    • 10%  Manufacturing engineering support 
    • 10%  Material and bill of material creation and maintenance
    • 10%  ETO processing of customized solutions
    • 35%  Maintenance of product line investigation, execution and guidance
    • 35%  New product development and PLM

What You Need to Succeed

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Experience in developing products and applications closely with customers and end users
  • Understanding of weighing applications through field experience and customer interaction
  • Ability to present products and solutions to customers internally and externally in a manner representative of MT vision and values
  • Experience or understanding of fabrication and assembly of large manufacturing assemblies
  • Product design experience; preferably within a technical or industrial field
  • Proficient with 3D CAD software such as Autodesk Inventor, AutoCAD, Siemens Team Center, Eplan & SAP.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and consistently meet completion deadlines
  • The motivation, adaptability, and professional qualities to work with multiple disciplines across global organizations
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with an ability to lead projects and work as part of a project team
  • Sound analytical abilities and business sense
  • Ability to apply extra effort if required to meet project/team goals
  • SAP SCM understanding helpful
  • General knowledge of electrical codes such as NFPA79, UL508A
  • Experience in automated machinery design, including conveyors and material handling in a manufacturing environment is preferred

Minimum Education/Experience Required:

  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering preferred, other disciplines accepted with experience
  • Technical degrees accepted with a minimum of 3-5 years of relevant experience.

Our Offer to You

  • Medical, dental and vision care coverage and a 401(k) savings plan with company matching – all starting on date of hire 
  • Tuition reimbursement, employee wellness programs, plus other perks and discounts 
  • Parental and caregiver leave policies
  • All the usual benefits such as paid time off, flexible spending, short-and long-term disability, basic life insurance, business travel insurance, Employee Assistance Program, and domestic partner benefits 
  • Global market strength and worldwide leadership in weighing
  • A brand name that is identified worldwide with precision, quality, and innovation 
  • Thousands of patents, design and innovation awards A commitment to extraordinary service on our state-of-the-art equipment

About Mettler Toledo

Working at Mettler Toledo means you are impacting the world in important ways. Our precision measuring devices span the world's laboratories, production facilities, and retail stores. We manufacture, sell, and service instruments that detect, measure, and weigh - from the infinitely small to the largest of vehicles or airplanes. 
  • We help feed the world. We impact how food is produced, packaged and made safe.
  • We help keep you healthy. Our instruments make it possible for scientists to develop new drugs and bring life-saving medicines to the world.
  • Mettler Toledo products are important to the production and consistent quality of every kind of consumer product.
No matter how far human kind goes to explore new frontiers, Mettler Toledo is there to help make it happen.

Equal Opportunity Employment

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We give consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other protected classification. If you’d like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please click here

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For those who prioritize precision, Mettler Toledo is precisely where you belong.

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