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Automotive Project Engineer

Hudsonville, MI 49426
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We are excited that you are considering ITC as a potential employer! This overview is intended to help you determine if ITC is a great fit for you and your goals.

Ask Yourself These Questions

Are you a creative person who considers yourself highly innovative and inventive?

Do you enjoy having variety throughout your day?

Would you enjoy working in a family owned company where you are challenged and valued as part of a growing and innovative team with a strong customer focus?

Does the thought of working at an innovative and tech savvy organization with big goals excite you?

* If you answer yes to any of the questions above, ITC may be a great fit for you!

What You'll Enjoy Doing


A Project Engineer position within the ITC Engineering Team. The primary focus of this role is to project manage and provide design ownership of automotive development projects. Additional duties of project engineering on other ITC products will be assigned as schedule allows.

Essential Functions:

  • Manage all key deliverables, timelines and open issues for automotive projects including engineering, quality, production, and commercial aspects of the project.
  • Provide technical and design ownership from concept development through production launch for new product development projects, leveraging 3D development for conceptual designs.
  • Collaborate with AITC product development team to present concepts and design refinements to establish final design direction as outlined by NPD. (New Product Development Process)
  • Assist with local supplier quotes and AITC supplied product costs to meet project statement cost targets for new products.
  • Collaborate with the Automotive Sales Team to assist with customer communication and commercial questions.
  • Collaborate with Quality departments to identify critical manufacturing and reliability parameters in establishment of validation test plans, work, audit instructions and dimensional reports that meet automotive customer requirements.
  • Identify, and assist in product changes relative to automotive & other markets.
  • Develop and present project phase and gate approval presentations to gain organizational buy in and approvals.
  • Other duties as required.

We Know Flexibility, Perks and Benefits are Important To You

Our innovation doesn't stop with products or services. This commitment to innovation carries through to employee benefits and perks.

Employees of ITC enjoy a competitive benefits package including company sponsored health insurance, life insurance, 401k, short term disability, education reimbursement, performance incentive program, employer sponsored community involvement opportunities, company events, ITC Well-Being program, employee assistance program, and voluntary benefit programs such as dental, vision, long term disability, and additional life insurance.

After just 60 days, employees are eligible for health insurance with a competitive premium contribution for both single and family coverage.

Our 401k plan through Principal Financial Group, is very competitive and offers a 3% match on the first 3% you contribute and another 1% if you contribute 5% of your earnings and is immediately 100% vested. In addition, Principal hosts on-site, bi-monthly education meetings and provides one-on-one investment support and education at no cost to employees.

Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid Holidays are part of our Employee Benefits as well. Employees get paid time off after only 3 months of employment. Holidays are an immediate benefit with ITC. There is no need to wait for probationary periods to end.

We believe in developing our employees and providing them with tools and opportunities that make them successful at their jobs. We also know that increasing employee growth potential and providing skills for advancement are important to today's engaged workforce. That is why we provide 12 hours annually of paid job enhancement training for each employee which is typically completed during the working day.

We understand that family commitments can sometimes lead to work interruptions. We work with our employees to provide as much flexibility as possible so you can take care of important family matters.

We are always looking at new ways we can enhance the employee experience.

What Our Employees Said in a Blind Survey

Employees are highly loyal, hardworking, and collaborate well together. The employees at ITC are all trying to [do] the right things for the betterment of the company. Ownership and the Leaders care deeply about the success of the employees at ITC.

Family oriented, employee powered, open door, all ideas welcome to make things run smoother.

We care about our customers and each other. Even as we grow we fight to keep that small company feel. The upper management cares about each of us.

A friendly team environment.

Very family oriented and a fun place to work.

I enjoy the challenges of the work and seeing improvements to the company from our joint efforts.

What You Need to Be Successful

  • 5-10 years experience in mechanical design and electro-mechanical packaging within the automotive market or adjacent markets.
  • 3-5 years experience managing projects, experience in automotive market a plus.
  • A BS degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
  • A working knowledge of Microsoft office suite
  • Strong Project Management experience
  • Excellent customer communication skills
  • A desire to work within a product development environment with a team that has a strong multi-industry design & engineering background.


Posted: 2021-06-25 Expires: 2021-07-26

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