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Engineering Technician

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Date: Jul 5, 2019

Location: Watertown, SD, US, 57201

Company: Worthington Industries, Inc


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Are you looking to start a career for a strong and growing company? If so, come join our team!


Worthington Industries - Engineered Cabs is offering great pay and an excellent benefits package that starts Day One, to include: Health, Dental, Life Insurance, 401k Match, Paid Vacation and Tuition Assistance. Profit Sharing and Salary Plan are available after a 90-day probationary period.


Our team members have a strong tradition of continued growth and promotion. We pride ourselves in an environment where indivdiuals have the freedom to encourage each other to reach beyond the ordinary.


Worthington Industries Inc., and its subsidiaries, is an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered regardless of race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, disability or veteran’s status.



The Engineering Technician role  is responsible for supporting Worthington Industries Engineered Cabs’ (WIEC) growth strategy by producing integrated, timely and solution-based product designs focused on design and manufacturing of operator environments for the off-highway equipment industry.  Our Watertown, SD based design team has a proven record of strong design performance and proven ability to collaborate with both external customers and internal customers (manufacturing) to leverage industry trends and customer-centric feedback to develop designed-with-purpose products that keep operators safe, efficient and comfortable.  The scope of our turnkey cab product design capabilities include structural design and testing, electrical design, ergonomic design, non-metallics design for cab environments, supporting Engineered Cabs US manufacturing facilities.   The best candidate for this position is a strong team player with the ability to be flexible and adapt. Primary responsibilities include the support of design creation with consideration of customer specifications, manufacturing processes, welding requirements, and engineering principles. This position requires a positive attitude, strong communication and organizational skills.


  • Development of accurate drawing packages
  • Support internal systems related to New Product Introduction (Bill of Materials, Request for Quote, etc.)
  • Cross department support (cost estimate, purchasing etc.) – including production
  • Participate internal and external design reviews
  • Utilizes WIEC Engineering specifications & drafting standards including GD&T
  • Maintains a project design file that records design alternatives presented to customer
  • Other duties as assigned

Desired Experience

  • Consistently produce accurate build drawings
  • Understand and apply GD&T and drafting practices to engineering documents
  • Support the design of new products with the development and maintenance of accurate Bills of Materials, Engineering Change Request & Notice documents, Request for Quote submissions, etc.
  • Document all design decisions with appropriate justification in design files
  • Participate in design reviews to gain design direction consensus
  • Development of design solutions through a basic understanding of WIEC manufacturing capabilities, best practices and industry standards to satisfy customer specifications
  • Support root cause analysis activities
  • Able to schedule work and complete work in a manner that satisfies commitments
  • Knowledge of Engineering Documentation processes and guidelines
  • Practical experience with 3D CAD software for model and print generation
  • Experience generating models and engineering drawings with Pro-Engineer or similar 3D modeling software
  • Knowledge of basic manufacturing practices
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office software


Bachelors or equivalent

Associates or equivalent

Worthington Industries operates under a long-standing corporate philosophy rooted in the Golden Rule, with earning money for its shareholders as the first corporate goal. As a market leader in metals manufacturing for nearly 60 years, we put people first, whether they’re our employees, shareholders, customers or suppliers. We’re looking for individuals who share our people-first philosophy and can help us continually innovate and grow through their insights, leadership and unique talents.

Worthington Industries (NYSE: WOR) is a global metals manufacturer serving growing end markets including automotive, construction, energy, agriculture, alternative fuel and many other markets. Our family of 10,000 employees in over 80 facilities throughout 10 countries has helped us earn the respect of our customers, our communities and our industry. With sales of approximately $ 3 billion annually, our company has been recognized by FORTUNE magazine as a “Most Admired Company” and four times as a “100 Best Companies to Work For.”

Worthington Industries Inc., and its subsidiaries, is an equal employment opportunity employer. Qualified applicants are considered regardless of race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, disability or veteran’s status.

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Nearest Secondary Market: South Dakota

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