R&D Technical Service Engineer

Anaheim, CA

Posted: 06/04/2019 Industry: Laboratory - Industrial Chemicals Job Number: 243.19DH Pay Rate: 80,000 - 110,000

R&D Technical Service Engineer

The R&D Technical Service Engineer will have the following responsibilities:

Product Testing and Evaluation – 40%

  • Product Development
    • Perform product evaluation needs assessment and establish Scope of Work for all new product development projects
    • Build assemblies and perform internal ASTM testing prior to testing at external laboratories
    • Manage product testing (central contact with all 3rd party labs doing testing) related to product evaluations
    • Manage new product evaluation with appropriate regulatory bodies (e.g. ICC-ES, Texas Department of Insurance, HUD, Miami-Dade County, State of Florida Product Approval, CCMC)
    • Manage product certification with external bodies (e.g. UL Environment, National Green Building Standards, Good Housekeeping Seal of Approval
    • Manage structural analysis as needed to support external evaluations
    • Assist marketing as needed with tests and/or projects that expand or open markets for existing products
    • Assemble proposals and liaise with external agencies performing tests or writing reports

Product Evaluation Reports and Product Certifications – 30%

  • Ensure that all existing product evaluation reports and product certifications remain current to the latest building regulations
    • Communicate with officials as needed
    • Manage testing associated with compliance reports
    • Pay fees as needed
  • Ensure that non-regulatory agencies are satisfied

Technical Support – 30%

  • Multifamily/Commercial Segment Technical Support
    • Work with Architects and General Contractors on the phone t o resolve project questions related to company product applications
    • Initiate and follow through on third party Structural Engineering work
    • Perform analysis on mechanical connections and transverse loads, ASCE 7 and NDS for wood construction

**If you’d like to hear more about this opportunity and others we are currently working on, please contact Devin Heffernan at 815.756.1221 / dheffernan@cps4jobs.com.

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Requirements:

  • BS in Engineering (civil, mechanical best) or science
  • 5+ years of experience in product testing and product evaluation of building products
  • Ability to work within a high performing team
  • Ability to collaborate with a wide range of professionals including:
    • Plant Operators
    • Third Party Professional Engineers
    • Research and Development staff
    • Sales & Marketing
    • Upper level management
  • Very good communication skills
  • Ability to organize data into written reports and oral presentations
  • Ability to put together a submittal package with multiple reports and forms
  • Ability to work autonomously with minimal supervision after goals are defined
  • Ability to negotiate and gain compliance
  • Ability to strategize long term
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Thoroughness and attention to detail is critical
  • Good technical writing skills and the ability to read and comprehend technical documents
  • Ability to solve a wide range of difficult problems in imaginative and practical ways and evaluate alternative solutions that may require coordination across multiple teams
  • Ability to assess and redirect engineering efforts in a continually changing environment
  • Ability to work on technical problems of diverse scope and complexity and foresee and evaluate various outcomes

**If you’d like to hear more about this opportunity and others we are currently working on, please contact Devin Heffernan at 815.756.1221 / dheffernan@cps4jobs.com.

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Devin Heffernan

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