Proposal Engineer

Comau LLC
Job Description

The Proposal Engineer will develop manufacturing processes and solutions for new Automation Systems business. You will collaborate with a team of relevant specialists from Sales, Project Management, Engineering, Site Management and Estimating to create technical proposals which are efficient and competitive in today's marketplace.

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In this role the ideal candidate will act as a network and think innovatively while executing the following responsibilities:

  • Participate in line-up meetings with customers and analyze requests for quote
  • Assess a customer's specification package for correct application of commercial components and desired manufacturing process parameters
  • Process Engineering of automated and manual assembly systems that require one or any combination of technologies used in modern manufacturing systems. (ie: fastening, resistance welding, riveting, mig welding, clinching, adhesives and sealers, general assembly, suspension, chassis, engine assembly, transmission assembly, battery assembly, electric motor, etc.)
  • Utilize man/machine cycle time charts to evaluate and verify systems to ensure process capability. The ability to assess and compile tooling and equipment content
  • Create technical solution, generate documentation and review quotation
  • In conjunction with Sales present the technical proposal to the customer
  • Ability and willingness to travel domestically (0 - 20%)
  • Other duties as assigned

Reports to: Manager of Proposals

Required Qualifications:

  • High school diploma, GED or the equivalent
  • Minimum of 3 years of manufacturing automation system experience in process engineering, and/or processing and proposal development.
  • Basic CAD skills and the ability to develop system layouts and process flows.
  • A working knowledge of Microsoft Office or Google Suite tools.
  • Ability and willingness to travel domestically (0 -- 20%)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Associates or Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Technical field
  • Minimum of 7 years of relevant experience in manufacturing system automation
  • Strong communication and presentation skills.
  • A working knowledge of 3D CAD (i.e. Catia, NX, Solidworks, and/or Fides is a plus).

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