The Application Engineer shall be responsible for document development, process management and pricing of assigned projects. The Applications Engineer will coordinate design elements with the customer, Sales Engineer, Electrical/Controls Engineer, Regional Sales Manager and Representative to assure all requirements have been addressed.
GOAL OF POSITION
The goal of the Application Engineer position is to efficiently develop and document requirements for the production of Marcraft and/or Johnson products. The Application Engineer position is expected to take initiative relative to meeting customer requirements at the most economical price point.
FUNCTIONS OF THE POSITION
Read and interpret plans and specifications
Develop Mechanical & Piping Submittal Packages
Coordinate project schedules with sales, control/electrical engineering, detailing and production
Provide updates to production schedule
Proactively schedule peer review with Engineering Manager
Process Change Orders to scope and price
Participate in kick-off meeting after Order, and accept project for application development
Assist Sales Engineering in regard to specialized mechanical & piping applications
Assist Sales Engineering in developing and pricing piping applications
Assist Customer Service inquires (post delivery) related to unit performance until resolution
Support Customer Service activities related to parts order, warranty parts, etc.
Ability to travel
Actively utilize company software & IT infrastructure to maintain project documentation and facilitate coordination with other company functions
Develop final engineering estimates
Develop bills of materials
Reviews fabrication drawings for conformance with Record Submittal
Provide coordination/oversight & development of piping fab drawings
Coordination with Quality and Mfg. in regards to piping quality reviews.
BS in Engineering or 5-years of direct Industry Experience
3-5-years experience in Application Engineering of like product
SKILLS & ABILITIES:
MS Office Applications: WORD, EXCEL, OUTLOOK,
Experience in developing estimates from contract documents
Desire and ability to work in a team environment
Good oral and written communication skills
Desire to improve/upgrade capabilities as well as learn new skills that will advance productivity and efficiency.