Product Engineer

Engineering Glen Mills, Pennsylvania


Description

PPG IS LOOKING TO HIRE AN EXPERIENCED PRODUCT ENGINEER TO JOIN OUR ENGINEERING TEAM!

Professional Plumbing Group (PPG) is an agile, solution-oriented organization offering the highest level of customer care and solutions to the plumbing industry. Our vision is to create a dynamic work culture where employees’ success, well-being and career growth are valued. PPG is committed to giving every team member the very best opportunity to thrive. We are seeking a result-driven Product Engineer to be our initial point of contact for the Sustaining Engineering team to collaborate with all business functions regarding product inquires for PPG’s world class plumbing lines. Our Product Engineer will work in partnership with production to solve product challenges for our customer.

WHAT YOU’LL DO:

  • Own technical and system portion of continuous improvement, cost saving projects, custom product projects including design, evaluate & test, BOMs, routing and total manufacturing costs
  • Collaborate with PPG teams to solve customer, production, and quality issues
  • Manage technical product inquiries by providing documentation to our customers
  • Partner with Quality Assurance to disposition products with quality problems
  • Educate other teams on products and processes
  • Team up with Operations to improve efficiency of the in-house manufacturing departments
  • Creates procedures/processes related to Sustaining Engineering

WHAT WE NEED FROM YOU:

  • BS degree or equivalent in Engineering & a minimum of 3 years of related experience required
  • Knowledge and work experience of plumbing, a plus!
  • Knowledge and expertise of broad manufacturing processes
  • Proficiency in model and drawing creation software such as SolidWorks or Pro Engineer
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills in non-standardized situations
  • Great communication!
  • Strong skill in basic engineering measuring tools and practices
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office
  • Be comfortable wearing personal protective equipment such as safety shoes in warehouse/manufacturing areas
  • May require reaching for, lifting and carrying up to 25 pounds unassisted. Must be able to walk while carrying tools, parts, materials, bins, etc.

WHY PPG:

PPG designs, manufactures, and distributes high-quality plumbing products and expert solutions. PPG's portfolio includes products from two proprietary brands – Wolverine Brass and Speakman.  The corporate umbrella also includes PlumbMaster which is the distribution brand known for supplying industry leading third party products to customers. PPG brands represent over 150 years of experience in plumbing with a passion for innovation and customer service excellence. PPG is a Marcone Company and is headquartered in Glen Mills, PA, just outside of Philadelphia. Be sure to check out our website https://www.ppg-inc.com/ 

BENEFITS & PERKS!

  • Competitive Salary
  • Excellent opportunity for career advancement in a growing company!
  • Work-life balance
  • Focus on customers, passion for execution and teamwork
  • Extensive training program for all employees
  • Full benefits package- medical, dental, life insurance, 401(k)

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

Professional Plumbing Group, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  PPG does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law.  We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.  All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.