Project Engineer CCC

Central Conveyor Co.

Wixom, MI


The TSUBAKI name is synonymous with excellence in quality, dependability and customer service. U.S. Tsubaki is a leading manufacturer and supplier of power transmission and motion control products. As a part of a vast, international network of corporate and industrial resources, Tsubaki offers its customers the finest state-of-the-art products available in the world and we strive to be the “Best Value” supplier in the industry. Central Conveyor Company (a member of the Tsubaki Group) is a turn-key Systems Integrator with a complete portfolio of conveyance solutions and products for the Automotive, Parcel & Logistics, and Warehouse & Distribution markets.

The Project Engineer is responsible for creating detailed engineering drawings; reviewing design documents for accuracy, completeness, and constructability; creating bills of material (BOM); and meeting job design budgets and deadlines.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: The essential duties and responsibilities of this job are included but not limited to this job description – other tasks may be assigned and expected to be performed.

  • Prepare, coordinate, and create project drawings according to the initial design conception through final completion.
  • Plan and forecast budget and timelines to assure that the project is accurately completed to schedule.
  • Perform quality control checks throughout all stages of the schedule to ensure budgets are kept and deadlines met.
  • Analyze and engineer custom automotive fixtures, industrial sheet metal enclosures, industrial ductwork, steel mezzanines, and platform steel structures.
  • Attend customer bid-meetings, contract meetings and walk-throughs, as necessary.
  • Create and revise project drawings as required.
  • Create and release purchased parts, materials and equipment lists to purchasing.
  • Create and release approved work orders and drawings to the shop and the field; and provide onsite field engineering, as necessary.
  • Perform field checks as required.
  • Follow build status of engineered projects internally and externally.
  • Lead internal detail teams to complete fabrication drawings.
  • Completes other projects and tasks as assigned.


  • Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent work experience.
  • State registered Professional Engineer (PE), preferred.
  • Experience in Conveyor / Material Handling Automotive Market.
  • Experience in Fixture / Enclosures / Ductwork Industrial Market.
  • Outstanding communication and organizational skills.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD and Microsoft Office applications.
  • Basic knowledge of Adobe Acrobat.
  • Background with Factory CAD, Solid Edge, MicroStation and other 3D software, preferred.
  • Knowledge of structural steel elements, material handling and production systems.
  • Knowledge of enclosure, ductwork, and fixture design.
  • Occasional travel for problem-solving and review of job sites.

U.S. Tsubaki offers a competitive compensation package, including health benefits effective on date of hire, generous 401(k) match and profit sharing, education reimbursement, and annual bonus potential.

Tsubaki is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disability