Structural Applications Engineer

Eaton Corporation

Eaton’s B-Line division is currently seeking a Structural Applications Engineer.

The expected annual salary range for this role is $62250.03 – $91300.04 a year.

Please note the salary information shown above is a general guideline only. Salaries are based upon candidate skills, experience, and qualifications, as well as market and business considerations.

What you’ll do:

Lead and participate in engineering projects and proposals for customers from receipt of purchase order through timely completion of project documentation

Manage projects requiring PE stamps (manage 3rd party structural engineers and interface with customers to manage project questions and required data/drawings)

Perform engineering calculations and design application evaluations per industry codes and standards

Review designs, ensure compliance to standards and coordinate PE stamps as appropriate for engineering projects.

Provide customers and end users with detailed assembly drawings, bill of materials, and layouts specific to their project

Create and maintain project tracking tools, help set metrics and goals, ensure timely completion

Implement lean principles to improve processes and eliminate waste

Work directly with our customers to develop solutions for their needs

Ability to collaborate cross-functionally with domestic and international teams

Remains knowledgeable of market trends, geographical conditions and competitive activity, and applies knowledge in preparing the data

Upgrade, develop and deploy tools supporting technical services, engineering process automation, design configuration, ease-of-doing-business customer tools

Assist with other duties as required


Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from an accredited institution

Minimum 2 years of experience with CAD and 3D Modeling

No relocation benefit is being offered for this position. Candidates must reside within 50 miles of Highland, IL to be considered. Active-Duty military members are exempt from this geographical limitation

Must be legally authorized to work in the US without company sponsorship

Preferred Qualifications:

Finite Element Analysis understanding

SAP knowledge

Experience in a customer-facing environment

General understanding of Cable Tray and Strut products/ applications

Project management experience

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