Career Opportunities

Associate Engineer



Other Engineering
Duluth, GA, USA
Posted on Saturday, February 10, 2024

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Job Summary

The Associate Engineer is responsible for overseeing the planning, execution, & reporting of lab tests for the Adhesives Engineering and Marketing business groups in support of product development activities.

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Conducts tests that allow the engineering team to make a decision as to which designs best meet customer’s needs.
    • Test Planning: Proposes test plans, including but not limited to the identification of: components, layouts, procedures, and instrumentation.
    • Test Execution: Assembles the test setup and conducts the test. Records and compiles all test data. Able to efficiently identify and organize pertinent data to draw conclusions against the test objective. Critically evaluates product performance, including results that may not been anticipated.
    • Test Reporting: Demonstrates excellent communication skills; succinctly explains results such that the design team can quickly understand and act on the findings.
  • Performs other duties as assigned in support of product development activities.
  • Ability to work in a lab environment.

Education and Experience Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Electrical, or Mechatronics Engineering.

Skills and Abilities

  • Skilled in test set-up, testing, instrumentation and data acquisition.
  • Self-starter
  • Enjoys problem solving
  • Enjoys teamwork
  • Mechanically inclined

Working Conditions and Physical Demands

Office/Lab environment. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Travel Required



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