Product Safety & Project Engineer | Manufacturing

Waterbury, Connecticut Permanent USD90,000 - USD130,000 per year
  • Opportunity to work with Large Scale Products
  • Work in the Renewable Energy Industry

About Our Client

We are currently working with a growing Manufacturing company in their search to bring on a Product Safety & Project Engineer to the team due to growth! This employee with report into the Project Management team and will be responsible for understanding the product inside and out while also being the go to for all things codes, compliance, and safety of the product! If you are interested in learning more, please read on and apply to the Product Safety & Project Engineer opening based near Waterbury, CT.

Job Description

The Product Safety & Project Engineer will be responsible for the following:

  • Collaborate with engineers to complete detailed evaluations related to product safety and codes & standards compliance related tasks, to include: pressure equipment design evaluation, hazardous area evaluations, intrinsic safety evaluations, SIL assignment and verification for functional safety, etc.
  • Support assessments by third parties such as U.S. Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratories (NRTLs), European Notified Bodies (NoBos), or other certifying agencies for new products and existing product changes
  • Support customer-facing contract evaluation related to product safety and codes & standards compliance
  • Support internal and external risk assessment activities such as HAZOP and FMEA
  • Understand product safety standards and evaluate product designs to ensure the resultant products are safe, and comply with codes & standards
  • Advise product engineers on compliance options and impact of design decisions
  • Maintain engineering documentation to support technical file management
  • Responsible for all aspects related to product design for safety, including review of compliance with product safety codes and standards as well as design for safety-related industry practices.
  • Work closely with the other product engineers, members from the safety team, as well as other internal and external customers to develop, support and communicate the highest level of understanding and management of the product safety strategy

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

The ideal Product Safety & Project Engineer will have the following qualifications:

  • 3+ years of experience within a Project or Product Engineering role with a strong focus on Product Safety OR 3+ years of experience within a Product Compliance or Product Safety Engineering role.
  • Mechanical or Electrical Engineering Degree preferred. Will accept other Engineering degrees if you have the correct experience
  • Master's degree preferred but not required
  • Experience with Large Scale Products
  • Experience in one of the following industries: Oil & Gas, Renewable Energy, Power Distribution, Power Systems, Air Compressors, Large Pumping Systems, etc.
  • Strong understanding of codes and standard reviews including: ISO and IEC, CE, CSA, NFPA, ASME
  • Strong Organizational and Communication Skills

What's on Offer

The successful Product Safety & Project Engineer will be rewarded with the following:

  • Base Salary of $90,000-$130,000 depending on experience
  • Bonus
  • 401K Match
  • Health, Dental, Vision
  • PTO
  • Etc.
Erin McQuillan
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Job summary

Engineering & Manufacturing
Sub Sector
Production, Manufacturing
Industrial / Manufacturing
Contract Type
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Erin McQuillan
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