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Product Development Designer, Terrell, TX

Location: 

Terrell, TX, US, 75160

Company:  OBE-Engineering Products-Central Region

 

 
 

Job ID:  148107

 

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope®, a CRH company, is the leading supplier of products specified to close the building envelope. They include: custom-engineered curtain wall and window wall, architectural windows, storefront systems, doors, skylights and architectural glass.

 

Job Summary

 

Design, develop, validate and fully document innovative entrance, storefront, curtain wall and window wall products to exceed industry standards for product performance and meet defined the application requirements.

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Design and develop new entrance, storefront, curtain wall and window wall products that meet or exceed industry standards and market demand for performance.
  • Validate thermal and structural performance using simulation software.
  • Evaluate engineering, fabrication, assembly, installation and material costs to optimize product design.
  • Coordinate production of prototype samples for verification of assembly and testing.
  • Develop and implement test plan to validate that product design meets or exceeds performance requirements.
  • Interface with suppliers, purchasing, manufacturing, sales, marketing and upper management to ensure development of cost effective designs that align with the demands of the market.
  • Assist with developing marketing materials and training programs.
  • Be willing and available to travel (10% - 20%).
  • Regular and predictable attendance, safely perform tasks and adherence to all safety policies and procedures are essential functions of this job.

 

Qualifications

 

  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or abilities required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties of the job

 

Requirements

 

  • Minimum 5 years experience in product design and application in the architectural aluminum industry.
  • Proven ability to work within a collaborative team environment in designing, developing, validating and implementing new entrance, storefront, curtain wall and window wall products.
  • Proficiency with AutoCAD and Inventor.
  • Proficiency with Revit and AutoCAD Vault a plus.
  • Strong familiarity with Microsoft Excel, Word and Lotus Notes.
  • Ability to read and understand architectural drawings.
  • Excellent project management skills and strong work ethic.
  • Four (4) year technical degree is preferred.

 

What CRH Americas Offers You

 

  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion

 

About CRH Americas

 

CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

 

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope®, a CRH company, is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our career site. Please complete your online profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!

 

CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

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