Engineering I

Reports to: Engineering II

PS Industries is a full-scale manufacturer that designs, engineers, and fabricates their products under one roof.  We have three growing brands that serve a common purpose; delivering products that protect people and property.  Flexible work hours allow your weekends to begin on Friday at noon.  Check us out at www.psindustries.com!

Position Summary:

The Engineer l will assist in the development and analysis of PS INDUSTRIES’ products by performing engineering design tasks with standard engineering practices and principles.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Provide guided structural analysis of load supporting members, anchors, and substrate by hand written calculations, spreadsheets, and/or computer aided finite element analysis (FEA).
  • Generate product designs that are cost effective and deliver value while considering ease of manufacturing.
  • Be able to apply engineering principles to thoroughly analyze and continually improve product performance/reliability.
  • Create tools and spreadsheets that are used for departmental guidelines, standard design criteria, and sales limitations.
  • Possess the self-motivation to work independently and the soft skills to work in a group setting.
  • Assist with conducting operational, component, and performance testing.  Also to include generating test reports as required.
  • Motivated to aid in the growth and direction of the department through generating innovative and efficient methods/processes.
  • Be driven to continually increase your personal knowledge of applicable subjects through research/continuing education opportunities.
  • Create and maintain design documents that are accepted as approved practices and meet ISO standards.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering field
  • Fluent in Microsoft Excel
  • Familiar with SolidWorks or similar 3D model experience is beneficial
  • Mechanical interfacing of parts and assemblies
  • Ability to organize multiple concurrent projects
  • Ability to communicate specifications and technical knowledge, written and verbally, in a clear and effective manner at all levels

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Awareness and utilization of welding symbols
  • Knowledge of steel manufacturing processes
  • Familiar with FEA software