Product Design Engineer

Support all product engineering activities related to life cycle management (LCM) and productivity projects that involve cost reductions or obsolescence of components.

Support all product engineering activities related to New Product Introduction (NPI) in accordance with corporate procedures, to include leadership of design and all related meetings, documentation, etc.

Support all engineering documentation requirements for all ROAD READY and Telematics projects.

Develop component and product verification and validation plans

Create 3D CAD models and 2D drawings (utilizing GD&T practices) for components and assemblies.  Evaluate and select / specify materials and finishes for all components

Support the daily management of sample builds.

Support interdisciplinary engineering/technical interactions with outside contractors and internal engineering resources.  Interdisciplinary engineering fields include but are not limited to Electrical, Firmware, Software, Plastics and Mechanical Engineering.

Support all travel requirements to customers (OEM, fleets, partners, etc.) and provide technical support to the commercial group.

Support development of relationships with partner colleges and/or universities, to include leading cooperative development projects.

Lead the management of the Return Material Authorization (RMA) process, to include receipt of returned product, technical review/teardown for root cause analysis and corrective actions and reporting of statistics related to these activities.

Lead problem solving activities related to product engineering, to include design, quality and process improvements



Requires 4-year engineering degree in Mechanical or Plastics Engineering.  Candidates with other technical degrees will be considered based on relevant work experience.

Requires experience in 2D/3D CAD modeling.  NX/Unigraphics experience preferred.

Formal problem solving skills/experience preferred.

Project Management experience, MS Project, PC skills (MS Word/Excel/PowerPoint/Access)


Due to International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and Export Administration Regulations (EAR) requirements, all candidates must be presently classified as a “US Person" which includes:  a United States citizen; a permanent legal resident (green card holder); or a protected individual (refugee/asylum status).

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Vets/Disabled

Please email your resume to or forward via US mail to the following address:  Truck-Lite Co., LLC  310 E. Elmwood Ave.  Falconer, NY  14733

Include the name of the open position in your correspondence.