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2018-01-172018-02-15

Product Engineer

Pratt & Whitney
Collierville, TN
  • Job Code
    56833BR
Product Engineer Description at United Technologies Corporation

Product Engineer

Business Unit UTC Climate, Controls & Security Job ID 56833BR Date posted 11/15/2017 City Collierville State Tennessee Country US

UTC Climate, Controls & Security is a leading provider of heating, ventilating, air conditioning and refrigeration systems, building controls and automation, and fire and security systems leading to safer, smarter, sustainable and high-performance buildings. UTC Climate, Controls & Security is a unit of United Technologies Corp., a leading provider to the aerospace and building systems industries worldwide.

Carrier is the world’s leader in high-technology heating, air-conditioning and refrigeration solutions. Carrier is a part of UTC Climate, Controls & Security, a unit of United Technologies Corp., a leading provider to the aerospace and building systems industries worldwide.

If you thrive in a fast-paced environment and are looking for an opportunity to develop your engineering career, then we have a great opportunity for you. We are seeking a motivated, results-oriented operations professional to continue to raise our high bar in manufacturing leadership. We have an excellent opportunity for a product engineer located at our Collierville, TN manufacturing facility

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Coordinate New Product Introductions of split system air conditioners and heat pumps. Work jointly with development engineering group to design products for optimal manufacturability. Schedule initial unit check samples and final pilot run prior to production. Track new component qualifications for new products using planning tools and present status to upper management periodically.
  • Manage sustaining product changes after launch. Monitor engineering bills of material changes and schedule trial runs to ensure proper form, fit and functions of products are maintained with all changes.
  • Develop annual material cost savings plan for the plant and oversee the implementation of all projects while maintaining schedule and cost savings goals. Direct a cross functional team of purchasing, supplier quality, and sustaining engineering. Coordinate Value Engineering sessions annually to develop new opportunities for cost savings. Write, present, and track capital appropriation requests for component changes when applicable.
  • Support manufacturing operations and quality group with a thorough understanding of unit requirements. Accurately explain engineering specifications, drawings and performance requirements for manufactured products.
  • Become knowledgeable of final assembly runtest program. Support operations with unit troubleshooting for runtest failures. Help develop improvement opportunities based on field issues and coordinate in future designs.

Qualification:
  • Strong Microsoft Excel, Word, Project, and PowerPoint skills
  • Excellent project management skills and ability to effectively lead teams
  • Excellent communication skills; comfort providing briefings to all levels of management and customers
  • Solid understanding of lean principles and systems thinking (TPM, Setup Reduction, QCPC, 3P, 5S, Manufacturing Standard Work Teams)
  • Ability to work in a self-directed manner

Education:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in an engineering or related discipline
  • 3 + years of work experience within a manufacturing environment

United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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  • Engineering

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