Applications Engineer

Hatz Diesel of North America currently has an opportunity for a qualified Applications Engineer based in Waukesha, Wisconsin.

Candidates for this position should have at least 2 years’ experience working in an application engineering role in the construction/OPE, or other related equipment markets; experience in applying diesel engines to these types of equipment is required.   The Applications Engineer will provide technical and engineering support to our sales team, distributors, and OEM customers. The position requires strong organizational awareness, excellent interpersonal communication skills, and the ability to work independently and remotely at times. This position is based at the Hatz Diesel of America’s headquarters in Waukesha, WI but will require extensive travel throughout North America. Candidates should possess a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering (or equivalate engineering degree) and have experience with the following:

Required Skills:

  • Diesel engines, advanced understanding of all subsystems
  • Basic engine mechanics
  • Vehicle electronics (CAN, J1939),
  • Proficiency working with CAD (Solidworks)
  • Diesel engine emissions regulations (EPA, CARB)

Essential Attitude, Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s / Master’s Degree in Mechanical engineering or equivalent field of study;
  • At least 2 of recent professional work experience
  • Ability to work with and communicate clearly with non-technical end user
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced
  • Must be flexible and able switch from one project or task to another easily
  • Desire and willingness to learn new technology and tools
  • Be results-oriented with strong independent time management skills
  • Ability to think creatively to find unique solutions
  • Ability to troubleshoot on the fly
  • A passion to use technology to solve business challenges
  • Ability to identifying when you are stuck or road blocked so you can be supported by the team

Compensation and Benefits:

Benefits include salary (BOE), computer, phone, and a comprehensive benefit package including; medical/dental Insurance, 401K, vacation.

This is only for direct full-time candidates in Waukesha, WI or willing to relocate

This is NOT for agencies, contract work, or recruiters

Must have authorization to work in the US

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