Project Engineer

Make a global impact with a career at Kondex Corporation – a manufacturer of cutting and wear resistant components used primarily in the agricultural industry and supplied around the world. An exciting opportunity for a Project Engineer is currently available. Share in our common mission of helping to feed and fuel the world. Using advanced technologies and designs, Kondex drives innovation to its markets served. In this position, you’ll contribute to our consistent year-over-year growth while enjoying our fun, collaborative culture. The ideal candidate will be mechanically inclined, hands-on, have a natural curiosity for solving problems, and will look for the right technology to improve product performance for our valued customers.

What you will do:

  • Design, analyze, optimize, integrate, and deliver component/system designs from concept to production for specialized wear components and systems.
  • Develop new methods or applications.
  • Own detailed project plans and APQP.
  • Leverage analytical methods and test data to help optimize systems and components for performance, value, and quality improvements.
  • Create Solidworks CAD models, virtual assemblies, and detailed drawings.
  • Demonstrate rigor and discipline using documentation and control systems.
  • Utilize learning to create guidelines and specifications for future products and processes.
  • Participate in protocol, process, and procedure development or improvement.
  • Work cross-functionally across the organization to obtain results.

What it takes:

  • Bachelor’s in Engineering, preferably Mechanical Engineering or related degree.
  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience.
  • Demonstrated track record of creating and implementing new or improved products.
  • Proficient use of SolidWorks for design and analysis.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office programs, including Excel, Word, PowerPoint.
  • Strong physics fundamentals understanding.
  • Experience using APQP and risk mitigation tools On the plus side:
  • Knowledge of metallurgy fundamentals and heat-treating applications.
  • High wear components experience.
  • Prior experience working with Horizontal Directional Drilling products.
  • Experience with project management tools and principles.

Apply online today

Kondex is an equal employment opportunity employer

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