Diesel Engine-Engineer

Wabtec Corporation

Grove City, PA


Position summary

Wabtec Corporation is a leading global provider of equipment, systems, digital solutions and value-added services for freight and transit rail. Drawing on nearly four centuries of collective experience across Wabtec, GE Transportation and Faiveley Transport, the company has unmatched digital expertise, technological innovation, and world-class manufacturing and services, enabling the digital-rail-and-transit ecosystems. Wabtec is focused on performance that drives progress, creating transportation solutions that move and improve the world. Wabtec has approximately 27,000 employees in facilities throughout the world. Visit the company’s new website at: http://www.WabtecCorp.com.

It’s not just about your career… or your job title…it’s about who you are and the impact you are going to make on the world. Do you want to go into uncharted waters…do things that haven’t been done to make yours and someone else's life better? Wabtec has been doing that for decades and we will continue to do so! Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, Wabtec delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

*PLEASE NOTE: The company is unable to offer any sponsorship for this role.

The Base Engine Component, Factory Support, Reliability Engineer will be responsible for the design, reducing cost and improving reliability of exhaust manifold assemblies, coalescer systems and mufflers used on internal combustion engines via new product development projects, alternate source development projects, and/or changes to manufacturing processes.  In addition, the qualified candidate will provide manufacturing support and assembly in both Wabtec Grove City, PA engine facilities (GRV and GRR).  The position will be located at GRV. 

What will be your key responsibilities?

The Base Engine Component, Factory Support, Reliability Engineer will provide engineering and technical guidance for factory issues related to the manufacture, assembly, and test of exhaust manifold assemblies, coalescer systems and mufflers.  Support the life cycle cost team in developing repair and unit-exchange technologies that reduce scrap and increase productivity.  Lead reliability improvement projects related to exhaust manifold assemblies, coalescer systems and mufflers.  Evaluate non-conforming material for usage, repair, or scrap in a timely manner to minimize impact to Grove City manufacturing.

What are we looking for?

  • Bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering

  • 5-10 years of experience in mechanical engineering

  • Experience in reciprocating engine development.

  • Experience in execution of reliability improvement projects for components used in heavy industry, specifically off-road applications (locomotive, mining, etc.) involving root cause analysis, verification and validation of solutions

What can you expect from Wabtec?

Wabtec Corporation is committed to taking on the world’s toughest challenges. In order to fulfill that commitment we rely on a culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness. We aim to employ the world’s brightest minds to help us create a limitless source of ideas and opportunities. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles…people like you! Wabtec Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or expression, or protected Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.

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About the company

Industry: Industrial: Equipment Manufacturing

At Wabtec, we are in the business of realizing potential. Our employees are the architects of the future. Go just about anywhere and you’ll find us. If you want to move and improve the world, start here.