Product Design Engineer

HOTSTART, Inc. has an opening for a Product Design Engineer based from our corporate headquarters in Spokane, Washington. We are looking for a candidate to join our design team and support our efforts to expand and improve our product offerings.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Lead design activities to maintain and improve existing product offerings
  • Lead cross functional teams through engineering change management process for successful project release
  • Develop and manage engineering documentation and business system data for active products and components
  • Support Sales staff and customers on inquiries for product application and field support
  • Collaborate with manufacturing, materials, and quality teams on activities to deliver quality product on time
  • Availability and willingness to travel on occasion (valid passport required)

Ideal candidates will have the following skills:

  • Willingness to actively participate in hands-on testing, troubleshooting, and prototyping of design concepts
  • Willingness to learn and use new processes and technology to solve complex technical problems
  • Experience with safety and regulatory requirements for North America, Europe, and Asia (including NEC, UL, CE/IEC)
  • Previous design experience with industrial equipment (experience with heating equipment will be very valuable)
  • Self-starter motivated to develop deep product expertise and play an active role in improvement activities that have impact
  • Excellent computer skills and experience with SolidWorks design software

Ideal candidates will have the following qualifications:

  • BS/MS in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering
  • 5 or more years of professional experience in product design and development

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

HOTSTART Inc. is a world leading manufacturer of industrial engine preheating systems. Established in 1942 and ISO 9001:2015 certified, we have grown to over 180 employees in a modern manufacturing facility. The company provides a strong benefit package highlighted by medical, dental, vision and life insurance, 401(k) with contribution matching and profit sharing, and educational assistance. Email resume by December 11th to careers@hotstart.com, or mail to PO Box 11245 Spokane Valley WA 99211 ~ Drug-free/HOTSTART is an EO employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability.

Position Details
Date Posted November 20, 2017
Valid Through December 29, 2017
Employment Type Full Time
Location 5723 E. Alki Ave., Spokane Valley, WA 99212 USA
Celebrating 75 years 1942–2017