At MSA, safety isn’t just in our name. It’s the driving factor behind every decision we make because we know our customers rely on us every day to keep them safe. It’s a noble mission and a challenge that every MSA associate accepts when they join our team. That’s why we provide our associates with a competitive pay and benefits package, learning and development opportunities, and an inclusive and friendly work environment. Join the MSA and help make the world safer, one person at a time. <br/Requisition ID 2018-2457 # of Openings 1 Job Location(s) US-PA-Cranberry Twp Posted Date 10 hours ago Category Engineering
This position reports to the Custom Products Engineering department and is responsible for the development of custom product solutions based upon MSA's standard gas detection product portfolio. Design efforts primarily entail electrical and/or mechanical modifications to expand upon existing standard instrument capabilities.
Description of duties and responsibilities:
Combine, repackage or extend existing capabilities of standard products to meet customer requirements.
Incorporate MSA permanent gas detection products into custom systems.
Develop assembly procedures, test procedures, quotations and other documentation sufficient to manufacture to the customers' requirements.
Coordinate and prioritize work load while interfacing extensively with operations, customer service, sales and marketing organizations, and with external customers.
Ability to travel up to 10% domestic and international.
Special knowledge, skills and abilities required:
Ability to multitask in a fast paced environment
Ability to communicate with both internal and external customers on technical and non-technical matters
Creative problem-solving and a customer-based perspective
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Solid interpersonal skills
Strong project management skills
Experience with MRP systems (SAP, Oracle, etc.)
Demonstrated experience with AutoCAD
Electrical and mechanical design experience
Understanding of network protocols and programmable controllers
Exposure to gas and liquid handling systems
Knowledge of the National Electric Code
Education and experience required:
Bachelor's degree in Engineering, or related industry, preferably from an ABET-accredited program
This position is available at three different career levels based upon experience, education, etc.:
Level one: no relevant experience
Level two: 2 years relevant experience
Level three: 3 years relevant experience
MS degree may be substituted for up to 2 years of relevant experience.
BSEE, BSME, or BSCE
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MSA Safety Inc., is the global leader in the development, manufacture and supply of sophisticated safety products, instruments, and services that protect people’s health, safety, and the environment. Being a member of the MSA team provides the opportunity to help protect the safety and lives of people across the globe.
MSA offers a best in class total rewards package including medical, dental, and life insurance along with a broad range of additional benefits including tuition reimbursement and the opportunity to be part of a world leader in protecting people’s safety and lives. This is an excellent opportunity with tremendous growth potential in a well-established and growing International Company. MSA provides a dynamic work environment and the opportunity to work in a global environment. We are looking for energetic candidates with strong business experience who have the drive and motivation to succeed in a team environment.