SAE Designer

Date: Mar 3, 2019

Location: Hamburg, NY, US, 14075

Company: REV Group, Inc.

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Requisition ID: 308

REV Group (NYSE: REVG) is a leading designer, manufacturer and distributor of specialty vehicles and related aftermarket parts and services. REV serves a diversified customer base primarily in the United States through three segments: Fire & Emergency, Commercial and Recreation. REV provides customized vehicle solutions for applications including: essential needs (ambulances, fire apparatus, school buses, mobility vans and municipal transit buses), industrial and commercial (terminal trucks, cut-away buses and street sweepers) and consumer leisure (recreational vehicles (“RVs”) and luxury buses). REV’s brand portfolio consists of 30 well-established principal vehicle brands including many of the most recognizable names within our served markets. Several of REV’s brands pioneered their specialty vehicle product categories and date back more than 50 years.

 

JOB TITLE:

Designer

DEPARTMENT:

Sales Application Engineering

PAY GRADE:

 

OVERVIEW: E-ONE is a worldwide designer, manufacturer, and marketer of fire rescue vehicles with more than 23,000 vehicles in operation around the world. Headquartered in Ocala, Florida, E-ONE is the industry leader in product innovation, bringing new technologies to the market that exceed our customer’s expectations.

We employ people in Engineering who are passionate about firefighting, truck product development, advanced electronics, heavy manufacturing, and many other exciting engineering disciplines.

Our goal is to have the most competent workforce available. We are proud to provide excellence in our products and invite you to join our team.

  • As a Designer at E-ONE you will be responsible for design of world class fire apparatus to meet customer requirements while focusing on safety, reliability and meeting all applicable regulatory standards. Extreme attention to detail, producing defect-free sales drawings and specifications within the specified schedule. The Designer at E-ONE is relied upon by customers and dealers for technical guidance and support.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Satisfy customer requirements on all bids and orders
  • Provide sales drawings, specification and pricing information
  • Research and follow through on features and options to ensure proper configuration.
  • Ensure pricing and cost data is available and consistent with pricing guidelines
  • Create a robust fire apparatus design that is safe, buildable and avoids interferences.
  • Support regional and international dealers as needed.
  • Participation in customer meetings to understand design requirements and answer questions regarding product design parameters and/or limitations.
  • Useful skills:
    • Awareness and familiarization of regulatory standards – NFPA, DOT, ULC etc.
    • Knowledge and use of lean principles as they apply to manufacturing and business processes.
    • Problem solving skills including Root Cause Analysis, 5-Why, Is Is-Not, etc.

OTHER DUTIES MAY INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

Perform or assist with any operations, as required or directed, to maintain work flow or respond to production or customer requirements.

 

 

TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT USED:

  • AutoCAD
  • Web based portal and sales tool
  • Oracle based database system
  • Microsoft Office, SharePoint

 

POSITION EXPECTATIONS:

  1. SAFETY: Follow E-ONE General Health & Safety Rules, ensure safe operating conditions within area of responsibility, and notify coworkers and supervisors of hazardous acts and conditions. Proper use of PPE; use only defect-free equipment. Promote safety in department. Use proper lifting techniques and overhead hoist when needed. Maintain clean and safe working environment in line with 5-S Philosophy. Participate in hazardous communication training and safety meetings.
  2. QUALITY: Responsible for the quality of work. This requires defect-free work and understanding of the requirements of the company’s quality system as it pertains to job duties and responsibilities. Must be able to check work to ensure conformance to process control instructions, specifications, and quality standards. Identify and segregate non-conforming product. Identify the need for and assist in initiating and implementing corrective and preventive actions when appropriate.
  3. FLEXIBILITY: Able and willing to work in other areas as needed. Must be flexible in taking lunch and breaks when workflow requires. Willing to work additional hours as necessary.
  4. INITIATIVE: Actively participate in continuous improvement of products and processes to better serve customers and improve the overall profitability of E-ONE. Actively seek out work in other areas when current assignment is complete. Make suggestions for improving product quality, processes, safety, and company profitability.
  5. TEAMWORK: Positive working attitude toward other employees; be a team player. Work with others constructively and abide by company policies and procedures. Working together as a team for continuous improvement is vital to ensure the future of E-ONE and its employees. Teamwork will be required to be effective in daily production assignments as well as special improvement projects.
  6. CAREER DEVELOPMENT: Attend and participate in a variety of meetings, training programs, and task force groups to integrate activities, communicate issues, obtain approvals, resolve problems, and maintain specific level of knowledge pertaining to changes to equipment or process, new developments, requirements, procedures, and policies.
  7. LEADERSHIP: Lead the team, provide innovative thought leadership on strategies to grow market share, increase profitability, and meet long-term business goals.
  8. ACTION-ORIENTED: Enjoy working hard; is action-oriented and energetic; not fearful of acting with a minimum of planning; seize more opportunities than others.
  9. CONFLICT MANAGEMENT: Step up to conflicts, seeing them as opportunities; read situations quickly; good at focused listening; can hammer out tough agreements and settle disputes equitably; can find common ground and get cooperation.
  10. DEALING WITH AMBIGUITY: Can effectively cope with change; can shift gears comfortably; can decide and act without having the total picture; isn’t upset when things are up in the air; doesn’t have to finish things before moving on; can comfortably handle risk and uncertainty.
  11. DRIVE FOR RESULTS: Can be counted on to exceed goals successfully; is constantly and consistently one of the top performers; very bottom-line oriented; steadfastly pushes self and others for results.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • Associate Degree in an Engineering Field or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of 2 years general design work experience
  • Proficiency in CAD systems – preferably AutoCAD
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Customer orientation and ability to adapt/respond to different types of situations
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize, and manage time effectively
  • General knowledge of manufacturing processes
  • Prior experience with fire rescue or emergency vehicles is preferred

 

PHYSICAL  REQUIREMENTS:

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk and sit. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 40 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision and ability to adjust focus.

 

E-ONE is a worldwide designer, manufacturer, and marketer of fire rescue vehicles with more than 23,000 vehicles in operation around the world. Headquartered in Ocala, Florida, E-ONE is the industry leader in product innovation, bringing new technologies to the market that exceed our customer’s expectations.

EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled


Nearest Major Market: Buffalo

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