ENGINEER - Product Safety & Reliability

Employer
JLG Industries
Location
Hagerstown, MD
Posted
Jul 17, 2017
Closes
Jul 21, 2017
Function
Engineer
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
COMPANY PROFILE The Access segment consists of the JLG and Jerr Dan business units At JLG we are committed to being the provider of choice worldwide for access equipment The Company s diverse product portfolio includes leading brands such as JLG aerial work platforms and JLG SkyTrak and telescopic forklifts For years Jerr Dan has redefined the towing industry Jerr Dan tow trucks whether it be wreckers or carriers have a proven track record in vehicle recovery Oshkosh Access is a segment of Oshkosh Corporation which is a Fortune multi billion dollar company At Oshkosh Corporation we are dedicated to designing and building the world s toughest specialty trucks truck bodies and access equipment by working shoulder to shoulder with the people who use them SUMMARY Primarily assist in departmental responsibilities with regards to product safety and reliability on new and existing products Assist in matters concerning previously manufactured field products product related legal proceedings and Government Trade Association matters and customer support activities as assigned ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following Other duties may be assigned Product Safety and Reliability Actively participate in and monitor new product development team meetings design reviews engineering procedures stability calculations tests structural calculations tests operation service manuals and decal placard installations for new products Interact with JLG component suppliers regarding component specifications performance and reliability Prepare information such as Field Service Bulletins Service Information etc Attend participate in and monitor Quality Test and Customer Support meetings and other meetings that concern new and existing products Actively participate in reviewing new products regarding standards compliance Represent company in Government Trade Association matters such as OSHA CSA AEM ANSI etc as assigned Initiate interaction with Engineering and other company departments on all matters of product safety and reliability as assigned Interact with JLG customers and end users through telephone and email regarding machine application safe use repairs technical specifications etc as assigned Some travel is required Product Litigation Assist in the preparation of company defense information for product litigations including interaction with other company departments and outside entities assisting in the company defense Assist on other specific programs required in the course of departmental operation as assigned by the department head REPORTING RELATIONSHIPS SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES This position reports to As assigned QUALIFICATIONS To perform this job successfully an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge skill and or ability required Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions EDUCATION and or EXPERIENCE Bachelora s degree in related field OTHER QUALIFICATIONS Effective organization and communication skills Two to three years of related Engineering experience preferred in addition to the above TRAINING REQUIREMENTS On the job training Oshkosh Corporation is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer This company will provide equal opportunity to all individuals without regard to race color religion sex sexual orientation gender identity national origin disability or veteran status Information collected regarding categories as provided by law will in no way affect the decision regarding an employment application Oshkosh Corporation will not discharge or in any manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about discussed or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant However employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information unless the disclosure is a in response to a formal complaint or charge b in furtherance of an investigation proceeding hearing or action including an investigation conducted by the employer or c consistent with Oshkosh Corporation s legal duty to furnish information Certain positions with Oshkosh Corporation require access to controlled goods and technologies subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations or the Export Administration Regulations Applicants for these positions may need to be US Persons as defined in these regulations Generally aUS Person is aUS citizen lawful permanent resident or an individual who has been admitted as a refugee or granted asylum