Electrical Engineer
Oshkosh, WI 
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COMPANY PROFILE

Oshkosh Corporation is a leading manufacturer and marketer of access equipment, specialty vehicles and truck bodies for the primary markets of defense, concrete placement, refuse hauling, access equipment and fire & emergency. Founded in 1917, Oshkosh Corporation has manufacturing operations in nine U.S. states and in Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Mexico, The Netherlands, and Romania. The company currently employs approximately 12,100 people worldwide.

Oshkosh Corporation is a Fortune 350, multi-billion dollar company. Oshkosh Corporation designs and builds the world's toughest specialty trucks, truck bodies, and access equipment by working shoulder-to-shoulder with the people who use them.

*This position can be located in either Oshkosh, WI or Warren, MI.

SUMMARY:

Perform engineering work of various types in the electrical design or re-design, and development of electrical systems into existing and new, medium and heavy-duty trucks. Exercise independent judgment and action. Will require working closely with suppliers, engineering specialists, and other departments. This person will provide resource estimates for project planning as well.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Responsible for integration of electrical components and circuitry into vehicle designs
  • Work with SAE, Federal, and Military Standards for design compliance Plan and direct engineering in a major project through all phases of innovation and development
  • Establishes priorities for work delegated to others
  • Work closely with other engineering groups
  • Assist in feasibility studies and project estimates on proposed projects Support proposal development
  • Directs preparation of layouts, drawings, specification, and bills of material
  • Select parts and/or design components for cost and quality-conscious design to meet service applications
  • Consult with suppliers, customers, & members of Engineering, Purchasing, Manufacturing, Assembly, Service, and Testing, Quality Control, and Marketing departments Follow project on the assembly floor through initial build and render assistance necessary to support manufacturing and industrial engineering efforts
  • Utilize various state-of-the-art engineering tools, i.e. personal computer and CAD equipment
  • Possess a strong electrical knowledge of vehicles, electrical theory, electrical component and related systems

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering
  • 3-plus years of experience working with truck/mobile equipment

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Relevant design experience with vehicle electrical systems
  • Working knowledge of pneumatic and hydraulic systems
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Experience with automotive or heavy-duty equipment
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills


Oshkosh Corporation is an Equal Opportunity employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities, and is committed to providing equal opportunities for all employees and applicants. Information collected regarding categories as provided by law will in no way affect the decision regarding an employment application.

Oshkosh Corporation takes affirmative action to employ and advance in employment qualified Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities. Any employee or applicant for employment who is qualified under the applicable regulations will be covered under our affirmative action program. Submission of this information is voluntary, will be kept confidential, and is not a requirement for employment.

Certain positions with Oshkosh Corporation require access to controlled goods and technologies subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations or the Export Administration Regulations. Applicants for these positions may need to be "U.S. Persons," as defined in these regulations. Generally, a "U.S. Person" is a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident, or an individual who has been admitted as a refugee or granted asylum.

 

Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
3+ years
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