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Cost Engineer

Company: Brunswick
Location: Fond du Lac
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

_It is our people behind lifes passions who will make the big difference. If you are interested in becoming part of a company that delivers market leading products, driving your own career and working with brands committed to active lifestyles, then youve found your fit._ _Have what it takes? Join us._Summary of Position:In the role of cost engineer at Mercury, you will develop analytical cost models while working closely with component engineers and provide program teams with the target cost of new product design or design change proposal. The successful candidate will: + Provide guidance to Designers/Design Engineers for proposed new or modified designs to achieve required function at minimum cost. + Apply DFA/DFM tools to analyze proposed new designs and propose potential improvements. + Work with engineering on a Design to Target approach in early product development planning + Develop cost targets for mechanical engine parts (Castings, Stamped parts, Extrusions, and injection molded) based on information ranging from sample parts, CAD models and engineering drawings. + Develop cost targets for electrical engine parts (Harness, PCB, PCB assemblies, DC motors, Batteries) based on information ranging from schematics, design specifications, CAD models and engineering drawings. + Provide should cost analysis reports to procurement team for supplier negotiation purposes. + Do competitive benchmarking/ teardown analysis and develop should cost models. + Participate in VA/VE activities and generate cost reduction ideas on current production products. + Present project cost updates along with risks and opportunities to higher management on monthly basis. + Be a resource of cost information on assigned projects for the entire organization (upper management, marketing, sales, engineering, financial, manufacturing, etc). + Provide the organization with monthly cost reports and cost tracking of current product.Required Qualifications:+ Bachelors degree in Mechanical, Manufacturing, Industrial or Electrical Engineering + 3-5 years of industry experience + Proficient in BDI (Boothroyd Dewhurst Inc), A-priori or a related costing software + Ability to read and understand manufacturing drawings + Working knowledge of a Bill of Material, its development and application. + Practical knowledge of VA/VE techniques and strong financial awareness + Functional understanding of 3D CAD software (Creo Preferred) + Excellent oral and written communication skills + Excellent interpersonal skills to work effectively with others + Ability to independently analyze risk, make recommendations to the appropriate authority and when solicited make decisions. + Proficient in Microsoft office. + Approximately 10% travel requiredPreferred Qualifications:+ Understanding of DC motor and Lithium batteries manufacturing process + Understanding of PCB, PCB assembly and electrical harness manufacturing process + Working knowledge of Casting, Stamping, Injection molding, extrusions. _We are the people behind lifes passions._ _Brunswick does not accept applications, inquiries or solicitations from unapproved staffing agencies or vendors. For help, please contact our support team at:_ _or_ _866-278-6942_ _._ Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled EEO is The Law - click here (eoc.gov/employees-job-applicants) for more information Brunswick (/job-candidate-privacy-notice) and Workday (/en-us/service-privacy.html?&/_rda=/company/service/_privacy.php) Privacy Policies /#Brunswick Corporation - Mercury Marine Brunswick Corporation (NYSE:BC) is home to the people behind lifes passions. Our company is made up of some of the worlds leading lifestyle brands in categories such as marine propulsion, boats, and parts and accessories. While we are family to 14,000 employees around the world, three divisions in 27 countries create a local environment, with our global headquarters in the Chicago suburb of Mettawa, IL.

Keywords: Brunswick, Fond du Lac , Cost Engineer, Other , Fond du Lac, Wisconsin

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