Wabtec Corporation is a leading global provider of equipment,
systems, digital solutions and value-added services for freight and
transit rail. Drawing on nearly four centuries of collective
experience across Wabtec, GE Transportation and Faiveley Transport,
the company has unmatched digital expertise, technological
innovation, and world-class manufacturing and services, enabling
the digital-rail-and-transit ecosystems. Wabtec is focused on
performance that drives progress, creating transportation solutions
that move and improve the world. Wabtec has approximately 27,000
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Responsible for the design, development, testing, and
implementation of mechanical engineering projects. Evaluates
customer specifications for mechanical design requirements, designs
locomotive mechanical systems including underframes, trucks,
equipment arrangement, cooling and lube oil systems, carbodies and
fuel tanks. Prepares Mechanical Parts Lists and Bills of Material.
Makes work assignments to mechanical designers. Directs teams in
design of plans and schematics. Maintains good working
relationships with clients, staff, and outside contractors.
Supervises and supports team members and ensures that established
goals and deadlines are met. Ensures compliance with safety
regulations and requirements. Keeps superiors informed of status
and significant problems.
Manages projects and leads teams in designing, developing, and
assembling projects from concept to final manufacture.
- Manages individual design and assembly projects.
- Stays informed of new technologies, trends, and regulations in
mechanical engineering. Applies innovative technologies to
- Researches design proposals, specifications, and requirements.
Analyzes data and applies to product designs.
- Troubleshoots machines and systems as required.
- Prepares and coordinates reports including proposals, budgets,
and construction cost analyses.
- Evaluates price proposals and related documentation.
- Prepares engineering, design, and assembly documents.
- Ensures that safety regulations and requirements are met.
- Schedule, plans, conducts and may supervise project work.
Reviews progress and evaluates results. Recommends changes in
procedures. Train junior level employees in technical complexities
of assigned work. Reviews progress with management. Assist with the
hiring, review, and evaluation of personnel performance. Operates
with considerable latitude for unreviewed action or decisions.
College degree in mechanical engineering or related field.
Thorough understanding of mechanical engineering and assembly
Knowledge of code requirements.
5+ years Engineering experience. Previous project management
experience a plus. Previous supervisory experience a plus.
Able to prioritize projects.
Able to operate computer applications (Microsoft Office and
Good communications skills.
Solid leadership abilities.
Wabtec Corporation is committed to taking on the world's toughest
challenges. In order to fulfill that commitment we rely on a
culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness. We aim to
employ the world's brightest minds to help us create a limitless
source of ideas and opportunities. We believe in hiring talented
people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles...people like
you! Wabtec Corporation is committed to equal employment
opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex,
national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital
status, disability, gender identity or expression, or protected
Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that
requires accommodation, please let us know.