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Edelbrock Career Opportunities

Are you looking for a fulfilling career with an automotive industry leader? A place where you can shine, while collaborating with great people in a fun and friendly work environment? Then you should consider joining the Edelbrock team. Edelbrock, LLC. was founded in 1938, is Torrance based and is recognized as one of the nation’s leaders in the aftermarket automotive industry. Edelbrock produces their core products in the United States, using state of the art equipment in our world class manufacturing facilities. Edelbrock, LLC. has expanded to include a Carburetor facility in Sanford, NC. as well as a Sand Cast and Permanent Mold Foundries in San Jacinto, Ca. Lastly, our corporate headquarters are located in the beautiful city of Torrance, in southern California.
Join our experienced team and work for a company that continually strives to create superior customer service and offers wonderful employee experiences.

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POWERTRAIN CALIBRATION ENGINEER
Location:Torrance, CA.
Summary:The Powertrain Calibration Engineer will tune engine and drivetrain, software and hardware parameters to optimize performance and emissions. This position involves the utilization of software calibration tools to tune engine and transmission controllers for performance, emissions and OBD-II. The Powertrain Calibration Engineer will utilize engine and chassis dynamometers for emissions and performance upgrades.

    Applications include:
  • Emission legal performance upgrades : Supercharger and other spark ignition performance modifications
  • Racing: Calibration support for tuning of cylinder head, camshaft, and intake manifold systems for peak performance
  • Industrial: Heavy duty commercial spark ignition engine solutions for new low emissions regulatory requirements
Experience:
  • Automotive OEM or Aftermarket Powertrain calibration experience
  • Deep understanding of spark ignition internal combustion theory and applications
  • Understanding of modern OEM strategies for engines and transmissions
  • Understanding of emissions and OBD-II regulations for modern automobiles as they apply to calibration
  • Operation of chassis and engine dynamometers for performance and emissions
  • Ability to communicate directly with emissions lab personnel to obtain proper certification testing results
  • Ability to work with common OEM or aftermarket software calibration toolsets
Requirements:
  • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, or other engineering and science degrees with comparable experience in spark ignition powertrains
  • Valid California Driver’s License and good driving record
  • Ability to drive vehicles for tuning purposes
  • Ability to travel for 1 or more weeks to support emissions testing and environmental testing of the vehicles
  • All potential employees are subject to drug screening and background check
Conditions:All potential employees are subject to drug screening and background check.
Benefits:Annual vacation, 401k, Paid Holidays
Salary:Based Upon Experience
Contact:Does this sound like you? To apply, simply email your resume and a brief description of why you're applying with "Powertrain Calibration Engineer" in the subject line. No calls please!

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CRATE ENGINE PRODUCT MANAGER
Location:Torrance, CA.
Summary:Edelbrock, LLC is looking for a motivated and energetic individual to be the Product Manager for Crate Engines. This new position reports to the VP of Product Management and works in a matrix environment in the Torrance, CA headquarters to manage all products in the category to achieve financial targets. The successful individual will demonstrate the ability to combine automotive and industry knowledge with business acumen to manage a product category and achieve financial targets and business goals.
Responsibilities:
  • Manage a line of Edelbrock-branded and industrial crate engines
  • Manage gross sales, gross margin and inventory levels and turns for the category; forecast sales and collaborate with Manufacturing to meet production needs
  • Identify market trends and propose new crate engine products to ensure relevance and sales. Eliminate products that are poor sellers or deliver poor financial results
  • Program manager for New Product Development efforts; working collaboratively with R&D, Calibration, Purchasing and Manufacturing to deliver new products on-time and on budget
  • Work collaboratively with Sales and Marketing to position Edelbrock crate engines and build (and maintain) demand
  • Monitor competition and manage distribution and pricing to achieve market share and revenue goals
  • Work collaboratively with Purchasing and Manufacturing to drive down cost and meet gross margin targets
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor degree in business or engineering or an Associates degree in automotive technology or equivalent experience
  • Min 3 years experience in a Product Management or Product Development role
  • Experience with any of the following: Pricing, Planning, Competitive Analysis, Sales Planning, Inventory Control, Financial Planning and Strategy
  • Career experience in the automotive aftermarket industry is a strong plus
  • Strong personal knowledge of internal-combustion engines, carburetion, fuel injection and other automotive systems a plus
Conditions:All potential employees are subject to drug screening and background check.
Benefits:Annual vacation, 401k, Paid Holidays
Salary:Based Upon Experience
Contact:Does this sound like you? To apply, simply email your resume and a brief description of why you're applying with "Crate Engine Product Manger" in the subject line. No calls please!

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EFI CALIBRATION ENGINEER
Location:Torrance, CA.
Summary:This individual will support the Edelbrock EFI group by participating in the design and development of various current and new EFI systems and products for automotive applications. Development may include EFI systems and component testing and troubleshooting on engine and chassis dynamometers, and in vehicle testing and component installations on test vehicles. This position will work with ECU manufacturers and development engineers to further improve product performance and assist management in the project planning process.
Requirements:
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of classic pushrod V8 internal combustion engines including Chevrolet, Chevrolet LS, Ford, Chrysler, Pontiac and AMC
  • Familiar with vehicle components and accessories on Pre- 1975 vehicles
  • Familiar with EFI System related components of Chevrolet LS, Ford Coyote and Chrysler Hemi Gen III
  • Strong understanding of Single Coil Distributor type ignition systems, Multi Coil Ignition systems, CDI Ignitions, Drive by Wire Throttles, various Crank/Cam Sensor logics for EFI application
  • Proficient with EFI system components and fundamentals
  • Proficient in EFI system setup, sensor calibration, sensor correction factors and EFI programing process with aftermarket EFI system tools
  • Basic understanding of Throttle Body Fuel injection, Sequential Port Fuel Injection and Closed Loop Lambda Control
  • Understanding of engine combustion process, fuel and air flow requirements, engine mechanical components and assembly processes
  • Experience with operating and calibrating with engine and chassis dynamometers. Superflow, Windyn Software, and Mustang Dyno experience a plus
  • Proficient with digital oscilloscopes and Pico Scopes for troubleshooting and system testing
  • Must be proficient with mechanical hands tools
  • Experience with EFI harness connectors and harness design a plus
  • AutoCAD skills for new system harness design a plus
  • Must have strong troubleshooting skills
  • Strong and effective verbal and written communications for interpersonal interactions
  • All applicants must possess a deep understanding of EFI Fundamentals and the workings of internal combustion engines and have a clean driving record
Responsibilities:
  • Assisting with EFI system new product development programs, new product scheduling including product design, development, troubleshooting, component specifications, adherence to timelines, cost constraints, manufacturability, and working with vendors
  • Developing EFI Calibrations on engine and chassis dynamometers for various engine configurations
  • In vehicle performance evaluation of EFI Systems with Edelbrock test vehicles
  • Project status reporting on a regular basis to keep management informed of progress on assigned duties and programs
  • Responsible for the timely resolution of all issues and problems raised in the initial production process (internal and vendor) relating to product design and performance
Qualifications:
  • 5+ years working in engine calibration and development
  • 5+ years experience calibrating engines for power and drivability
  • 5+ years experience using aftermarket fuel injection calibration tools and software
  • 5+ years working with both engine and chassis dynamometers
  • 5+ years troubleshooting aftermarket EFI systems, wiring and software
Conditions:All potential employees are subject to drug screening and background check.
Benefits:Annual vacation, 401k, Paid Holidays
Salary:Based Upon Experience
Contact:Does this sound like you? To apply, simply email your resume and a brief description of why you're applying with "EFI Calibration Engineer" in the subject line. No calls please!

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SHOP TECHNICIAN
Location:Torrance, CA.
Summary:The shop R&D Technicians position is to perform task requested by R&D team including the fitment of Edelbrock products on development vehicles, engine and related component swaps, maintaining Edelbrock test vehicles and service records.
Requirements:
  • Mechanical/build experience; preferably in an automotive environment
  • Strong mechanical skills required
  • Ability to use the required hand tools, power tools in the assembly process
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Can read and interpret assembly instructions or production specifications
  • Self-starter, able to work with minimal supervision
  • Detail oriented with a large emphasis on maintaining a clean and orderly work atmosphere
  • Reliable with a strong work ethic, and team player mentality
  • Can work effectively with cross-functional departments as needed
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Clean driving record
Responsibilities:
  • Install and R&R various EFI systems and related components in development vehicles
  • Install and R&R Edelbrock E Force Supercharger kits and various components in development vehicles
  • Installs kit assemblies in vehicle framework according to instructions
  • Inspects kit installations and assemblies for conformance to specification
  • Service and maintain Edelbrock R&D and shop service vehicles. Diagnose and repair, preventive maintenance, electrical systems, brake repair and replacement
  • Creates and maintains accurate vehicle data for company organizational records
  • Organizes and keeps work area clean
  • Performs other shop/mechanical duties as assigned
  • Experience using MS Office: Word, Excel and Outlook
Conditions:All potential employees are subject to drug screening and background check.
Benefits:Annual vacation, 401k, Paid Holidays
Salary:Based Upon Experience
Contact:Does this sound like you? To apply, simply email your resume and a brief description of why you're applying with "Shop Technician" in the subject line. No calls please!

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QC INSPECTOR
Location:Torrance, CA.
Description:
  • Daily 1st article, in-process, and stock checks of on-site machined automotive parts. Must be able to do complete inspections and clearly review those results with setup and engineering personnel
  • Work quickly in a fast-paced production environment providing accurate inspections
  • Verify inspection results using alternative inspection procedures as necessary
  • Create and make changes to existing reports for up-to-date customer documentation
  • Assist in the development of new inspection routines and required fixtures from either cad model or blueprint
  • Follow all production documentation (ie. CMM programs, inspection reports, and blueprints) and advise on any changes
Requirements:
  • Must have good communication skills
  • Must understand and use the four basic arithmetic functions
  • Must be able to lift up to 50lbs
  • Must be physically able to exert up to 20lbs of force occasionally and/or up to 10lbs of force frequently
  • Must be able to stand or sit for long periods of time
  • Ability to bend, stoop, twist at waste level and lift from floor level
  • Must understand ISO Quality Policy
  • Position Will report to the Chief Manufacturing Engineer
  • Minimum 3-5 years’ experience reading blue prints
  • Measure products with rulers, calipers, gauges, or micrometers
Qualifications:
  • Knowledge of basic CMM operation and surface plate inspection required
  • Blueprint reading, interpretation and GD&T skills
  • Accurate use of thread gages, calipers, bore gages, templates and other hand tool mandatory
  • Computer literate in Microsoft Excel with Visual Basic and SPC a plus. ISO-9000 procedure knowledge is helpful
Conditions:All potential employees are subject to drug screening and background check.
Benefits:Annual vacation, 401k, Paid Holidays
Salary:Based Upon Experience
Contact:Does this sound like you? To apply, simply email your resume and a brief description of why you're applying with "QC Inspector" in the subject line. No calls please!

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CNC SETUP PERSON
Location:Torrance, CA.
Education:
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum 2 years of Experience
  • Must be able to read and follow Work Instructions
  • Program Reading
  • Read and Understand Set up Sheets
  • Knowledge of Cutting Tools
  • Must be able to read inspection results and convert for CNC program editing
  • Familiar with FANUC & MAS-3 and similar CNC controls
Description:
  • Obtain job assignment from Production Supervisor and submit for tool presetting, then follow WIO9247
  • Meets all quality standards in performing assigned tasks.
  • Follow all processes and written work instructions, drawings, schematics and document and report any discrepancies between actual and documented process.
  • Complete all production forms accurately
  • Contributes to production goals of assigned Dept.
  • Good understanding of Job Functions and requirements to succeed.
  • Check Parts Machined and Reference and Calibrated tooling when required
  • Must follow all OSHA standards as well as all written and verbal company safety instructions that have been outlined in the safety manual and training
Qualifications:
  • Must be able to use all required tools, machinery
  • Shop Skills
  • Basic to intermediate CNC editing / programming
  • Knowledge of Product
  • Must be able to perform fast paced repetitive tasks
  • Must have good communication skills
  • Must understand and use the four basic arithmetic functions
  • Must be able to lift up to 50lbs
  • Must be physically able to exert up to 20lbs of force occasionally and/or up to 10lbs of force frequently
  • Must be able to stand or sit for long periods of time
  • Ability to bend, stoop, twist at waist level and lift from floor level
  • Must understand ISO Quality Policy
  • Know how to use inspection tools
Conditions:All potential employees are subject to drug screening and background check.
Benefits:Annual vacation, 401k, Paid Holidays
Salary:Based Upon Experience
Contact:Does this sound like you? To apply, simply email your resume and a brief description of why you're applying with "CNC Set Up Person" in the subject line. No calls please!

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MACHINE OPERATOR
Location:Torrance, CA.
Education:Open
Shift:Day Shift 6:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and Swing Shift 2:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. - 8 hour shifts Monday thru Friday
Description:
  • Operate machines
  • Inspect products for surface defects and flaws
  • Ensure conformance to specifications
  • Eliminate production of defective parts and products
  • Loading and unloading parts from C.N.C Machines
  • Deburr
  • Grinding
  • Write down quantities on all required sheets
  • Check dimensions with proper tool gauges
  • Bilingual English/Spanish (Oral, Written)
  • Basic Math skills
  • Knowledge of precision measuring tools
  • Must be able to stand, bend and stoop for prolong periods of time
  • Must be able to lift up to 50lbs
  • Must follow all OSHA standards as well as all written and verbal company safety instructions that have been outlined in the safety manual and training
Conditions:All potential employees are subject to drug screening and background check.
Benefits:Annual vacation, 401k, Paid Holidays
Salary:Based Upon Experience
Contact:Does this sound like you? To apply, simply email your resume and a brief description of why you're applying with "Machine Operator" in the subject line. No calls please!

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