Job Title
Design & Estimating Engineer
Reports To
Salary Exempt
Monday-Friday regular work days minimum 40 hours
Usual hours of operation are 7:00 AM – 4:00 PM
This is a Design & Estimating Engineer position working as a part of the Sales Team providing wheel design, engineering drawings/reports, and quotes to the Sales Team.
This position is responsible for generating Engineering documentation as requested by the Sales Account Managers pertaining to specific customer needs. This will include, but not limited to, engineering reports, detailed drawings, form, fit, function analysis, and other engineering needs related to production. This position is also responsible for generating quotes/estimates for specific customers as requested by the Sales team. This will include quoting for retreading and complete new wheels and other parts as required. This will involve communicating and building a relationship with our suppliers of materials and components.

This position also requires understanding of engineering principles and to be able to create drawings and understand tolerances and the impact they have during production.

This role will be office related and will work typically 5 days a week, but can include weekends and modified hours as needed.


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.

  • Good computer skills (Office, Word, Excel, Access)
  • Good attitude and people skills
  • Good listener
  • Able to keep a calm, professional demeanor at all times • Good mechanical and aptitude skills • Reasonable experience with, and understanding of operational efficiencies
  • Ability to think logically and orderly
  • Willing to keep an open mind and to objectively accept and deliver constructive criticism
  • Willingness and ability to learn and adapt to ever-changing situations
  • Self-starter able to recognize the need for,
  • Good computer skills (Office, Word, Excel, Access)
  • SolidWorks
  • Well versed in Engineering Principles, in particular Mechanical items including bearings, strength of materials, stress analysis, fatigue, FEA, etc
  • Must be able to read and understand blueprints/drawings
  • Basic Economic principles
  • Basic understanding of Sales and order entry process
  • Good communication and customer/vendor interaction