Project Engineer

Associated is a growing material handling solutions provider that utilizes its expertise to enable our customers to dramatically improve their operational efficiency and productivity and therefore better satisfy their own customers' diversified needs. When you join our Team of talented and motivated professionals, you will be part of a company that is committed to be the best it can be, every day.

Addison, IL


<div class="media"> <div class="media-bd"> <div class="snippet"> <p class="snippet-bd"><strong>Celebrating over 50 years of providing customers with innovative solutions that optimize storage and order fulfillment operations within their supply chain, Associated understands that handling materials in the supply chain should be more than material handling. By utilizing their unparalleled experience and industry best practices they are able to evaluate current methods and processes for storage, order fulfillment, labor and equipment utilization and recommend practical strategies enhance its effectiveness and reduce overall cost. Featuring leading edge engineering, fleet management, and labor optimization services to complement industry leading sales, service, rentals and parts, Associated has been the recipient of multiple awards in recognition of being a premier organization in the material handling industry.</strong></p> </div> </div> </div>

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Overview: <p><strong>General Summary:&nbsp; </strong></p> <p>Supports customer facing sales staff by evaluating customer requirements, creating value added material handling solutions and developing project costs. Leads project implementation efforts by working with internal and external customers and suppliers to ensure projects are completed timely and on budget. Assists in data collection and data interpretation for Engineering Studies and general application analysis.</p>
Responsibilities: <p><strong>Essential Duties &amp; Responsibilities</strong></p> <ul> <li>Develops warehousing storage and automation solutions and creates appropriate drawings.</li> <li>Creates solution bills of material and determines project costs.</li> <li>Performs effective project management during implementation.</li> <li>Supports proposal generation and sales processes led by customer facing sales staff, as required.</li> <li>Accompanies sales staff on sales calls to provide technical expertise.</li> <li>Performs related duties as assigned or as the situation dictates.</li> </ul>
Requirements: <p><strong>Qualifications</strong></p> <ul> <li>Skilled in AutoCAD products, knowledge of Inventor and Factory Design Suite preferred</li> <li>Knowledge of racking and automated warehousing/distribution solutions. Ie. Conveyor, AS/RS, AGVs, Mobile Rack, etc.</li> <li>Proficient in Microsoft Office products, including Word, Excel, Project and Access.</li> <li>Skilled in time-management and maintenance of project deadlines.</li> <li>Proficient in effective communication with vendors, contractors, and permitting authorities.</li> <li>Proficient both written and oral communications.</li> <li>Ability to analyze data to develop customer solutions.</li> <li>Ability to apply sound judgment, reasoning, and strong analytical problem solving skills.</li> </ul> <p><strong>Education and Experience: </strong></p> <ul> <li>Requires an Engineering degree, preferably Industrial or Mechanical.</li> <li>A minimum of 3 years of engineering experience, preferably in the material handling industry.</li> <li>Must possess clean driving record.</li> </ul>