• Job Tracking ID: 512679-834539
  • Job Location: Bluffton , IN
  • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
  • Level of Education: BA/BS
  • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
  • Date Updated: October 19, 2022
  • Years of Experience: Up to 2 Years
  • Starting Date: ASAP

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Job Description:

WEG Commercial Motors is part of WEG SA, a leader in the worldwide production of electric motors. WEG supplies product into a large variety of commercial applications. We are seeking a Gear Design Engineer for our Bluffton, Indiana manufacturing facility. This role will manage projects that improve productivity, quality, cost and new gear systems. As part of the WEG team, you will interface with all levels and functions in our facility. You will be expected to manage multiple projects and deliver results in a timely fashion.

We are seeking a highly motivated, creative individual to support WEG Commercial Motors as a leader in the power transmission industry by acting as a Mechanical Engineer for our geared products who designs, develops, and tests all aspects of gears, gear motors, mechanical components, equipment, and machinery to support our current gear and electric motor products

Responsible for acting in the quality control of products, performing technical leadership of higher complexity problem solving projects, developing inspection plans and corrective action plans related to internal and external failures. Helping on continuously decrease the main quality KPIs.


  • To be an active representative of the Company's Quality System
  • Develop, implement and maintain quality KPI’s
  • Develop, implement and maintain our doc control system
  • Oversee the operational training system (Necessary trainings for each operation / On the Job training control)
  • Work on samples and pilot batches reviewing quality and compliance items
  • Receive and follow up external product and quality audits (certification bodies and/or customers)
  • Study and prepare internal training material for quality procedures and/or any regulatory standard releases

Experience and Skills:


  • Good communication
  • Project oriented
  • Self-organized
  • Good relationship
  • Analytical capacity
  • Broad view
  • Proactive
  • Team work


  • Negotiation Skills
  • ISO 9001 knowledge
  • Product knowledge
  • Good writing skills
  • Dimensional specs print reading


This is a full-time position. Days and hours of work are Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Occasional evening and weekend work may be required as job duties demand.

Traveling to customers/suppliers and manufacturing plant may be required.

Job Benefits:

We offer the following benefits:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Flex Spending
  • Company paid life insurance
  • Voluntary life insurance
  • 401K
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Covid-19 Resources
  • Short-Term Counseling
  • Personal Technology
  • Life-Balance Resources
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Company paid short-term disability
  • Voluntary long-term disability
  • Paid holidays
  • Paid vacations
  • Wellness Benefits
  • WillPrep Services


WEG is an equal opportunity employer.