Job ID: 221828434
GENERAL SUMMARY: This individual will be responsible for the electrical design of custom fire apparatus. Tasks include drawing schematics and harnesses, creating manual content as well as operational and troubleshooting guides for customer and shop associates to meet our production schedule. This individual must have the ability to interface with all levels of a manufacturing organization, and have a proven track record as a designer. As part of a multi-disciplinary team this designer will produce designs that meet cost, quality, reliability, performance, and serviceability targets.
Required engineering skills include both analytical and "hands-on" abilities. Additional skill areas include creative design, cross-functional teamwork, working with suppliers and manufacturing. Emergency vehicle design experience and strong working knowledge of engines, chassis, pumps and other mechanical systems is a plus.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
The following reflect the essential functions for this position but does not restrict the tasks that may be assigned based upon changing business conditions.
Smeal Fire Apparatus, a Spartan Motors brand
At Spartan Motors, understanding and planning for the road ahead is our business. Financial pressures are intensifying, budgets are tightening and productivity must be continually increased. At the same time, new technologies are forcing everyone to reconfigure old models and customize better and faster in order to stay... OUR STORY
At Spartan Motors, understanding and planning for the road ahead is our business. Financial pressures are intensifying, budgets are tightening and productivity must be continually increased. At the same time, new technologies are forcing everyone to reconfigure old models and customize better and faster in order to stay competitive with relevant products. In today’s rapidly changing environment, companies are vulnerable unless they can offer better value, a new solution and more productivity.
At Spartan Motors, we understand that better than most. In our 41-year history, we’ve had to adjust to a changing climate as well. As one the largest vehicle-specific engineering, manufacturing, assembly, and service companies in the world, we challenge ourselves to know more, offer more, and apply more, so our customers get more. Our driving philosophy is to always improve our customers’ end game, and we charge every person who works here to contribute to that goal as well.
At Spartan Motors, we strategize about the road our customers travel and the challenges they face. We innovate for them, we engineer for them, we customize for them, and we service for them. We believe that our customers’ road is our road, and our focus is on the sole goal of helping them command it.