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Design/Product Engineer

Hamilton Beach Brands, Inc. is a leading designer, marketer, and distributor of small household and commercial appliances headquartered just outside of Richmond, Virginia.  We have a culture of team work and ethical behavior.  We roll up our sleeves and work hard to design and develop products that have been pleasing customers for more than a century.  We are currently seeking qualified candidates for an Engineering opportunity to work with some of the best product teams in our industry.  HBB’s product teams are responsible for developing innovative products from ideation through to launch of the product. 

Responsibilities of our Engineers include:

  • Lead new product development engineering projects for small electrics and manage product development projects against specific timelines
  • Work with other functional departments to define goals and scope of projects
  • Work with outside resources to ensure good technical design of products
  • Support development of projects that are being managed and/or executed remotely
  • Application of existing, new, and emerging technologies in new product development to improve quality and reduce cost
  • Solve design problems, provide technical expertise, and develop product performance and test specifications
  • May include some international travel 

Basic Qualifications: 

  • A BSME or BSEE is required
  • 2-10 years of experience successfully developing consumer products
  • Must possess strong working knowledge of mechanical and electrical principles
  • Must be experienced and knowledgeable with various manufacturing processes, plastic part design, metal stamping design, die-casting, and assembly methods
  • Must have a demonstrated history of new product development
  • Must be proficient with CAD modeling (Solidworks is preferred)
  • Must have strong analytical skills to solve a variety of design, performance, manufacturing, and quality issues
  • Most possess excellent written and communication skills

The successful candidate will have demonstrated an above average ability to participate in a team environment, along with the ability to manage multiple projects at once.  Experience dealing with Asian suppliers is beneficial.

We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package in a tobacco-free and drug-free work environment.  We do not consider candidates who use tobacco products.  Military Veterans, minorities, females, and those with disabilities are encouraged to apply.  No third party recruiters please.  Please apply at:



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Date Posted: Thursday, May 22, 2014

Department: Engineering

Interested? Apply through the link shown at the bottom of the posting.


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