R&D Technician

JOB SUMMARY

Injen Technology is a recognized leader in the automotive performance aftermarket with over two decades of proven manufacturing capabilities. We currently have opportunities for full-time employment for a skilled R&D Technician, with a background in exhaust design and/or manufacturing a plus.

As a team member of Injen Technology’s R&D department, you would share the responsibility and accountable for developing new and exciting products that keep Injen Technology at the forefront of the competition. Our newest R&D technician must ensure that tasks are completed on time to support product release schedules, while maintaining and consistently looking for ways to improve our already high-quality standards.

Capitalize on the opportunity to join a winning team and further your career in the automotive performance aftermarket today!

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Build and test fit prototype products to ensure compliance with design guidelines
  • Fabricate tube and sheet metal ideas from scratch into a final prototype
  • Design and create fabricated items using shop equipment (band saw, air tools, welder, etc.)
  • Review and approve technical drawings to move forward into production
  • Able to communicate and ensure product fit up and testing notes are complete and accurate for final product releases.
  • Proficient in common welding techniques, with TIG welding preferred.
  • Meet with the production team to suggest new equipment or procedures to help streamline our exhaust manufacturing processes
  • Suggest, meet, and comply with all safety regulations and guidelines
  • Communicate daily regarding topics such as production safety, development status, fitment findings, etc.
  • Work in an environment that is based on teamwork and continuous improvement through support and execution of Lean Manufacturing practices

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 2 -5 years of related experience in applicable fabrication/engineering environment
  • Strong knowledge of manufacturing processes such as MIG Welding, Press Brake, and machining
  • Strong metal fabrication ability including MIG, TIG, cutting, coping, drilling, and finishing
  • Ability to measure using calipers, bore gauges, micrometers, etc.
  • Ability to read, understand, review, and approve engineering drawings
  • Strong creative thinking and ability to apply concepts
  • Ability to work outside standard business hours/occasional travel
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proven ability to plan and prioritize workload
  • Some experience with Microsoft Word, Excel and Power Point to document and log work performed

BENEFITS:

    Additional Salary Information:
  • Pay: $20.00-$24.00 per hour, D.O.E..
  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Paid Sick Leave
  • Paid Time off

HOW TO APPLY:

For consideration, please send your resume to email address below: Charlene@injen.com

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee frequently works near moving mechanical parts. The employee is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles. Hands are exposed to oils, solvents, and water-soluble coolants. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.