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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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FUEL INJECTION CALIBRATION ENGINEER
Location:Torrance, CA.
Summary:This individual will support the Edelbrock EFI group by participating in the design & development of various current and new EFI systems and products for automotive applications. Development may include EFI systems and component testing, troubleshooting on engine and chassis dynamometers, 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.
Responsibilities:
  • Assist with EFI systems new product development programs, new product scheduling including product design, development, troubleshooting, component specifications, adherence to timelines, cost constraints, manufacturability, and working with vendors
  • Develop 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
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 & accessories on Pre – 1975 vehicles
  • Familiar with EFI systems 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 & fundamentals
  • Proficient in EFI system setup, sensor calibration, sensor correction factors, and EFI programming process with aftermarket EFI system tools
  • Basic understanding of Throttle Body Fuel Injection, Sequential Fuel Injection and Closed Loop Lambda Control
  • Understanding of engine combustion process, fuel and airflow requirements, engine mechanical components & assembly processes
  • Experience with operating and calibrating with engine and chassis dynamometers, Superflow, Windyn software. Mustang Dyno experience a plus
  • Proficient with digital oscilloscopes & pico scopes for troubleshooting & system testing
  • Must be proficient with mechanical hand tools
  • Experience with EFI harness connectors, harness design a plus
  • AutoCAD skills for new system harness design a plus
  • Must have strong troubleshooting skills
  • Strong and effective verbal & written communication skills
Qualifications:
  • 5+ years of experience working in engine calibration & development
  • 5+ years of experience calibrating engines for power & drivability
  • 5+ years of experience using aftermarket fuel injection calibration tools & software
  • 5+ years of experience working with both engine & chassis dynamometers
  • 5+ years of experience troubleshooting aftermarket EFI systems, wiring & 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 "Fuel Injection Calibration Engineer" in the subject line. No calls please!


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PRODUCT MANAGER
Location:Torrance, CA.
Summary:The product manager will analyze category performance, category competitiveness and trends in the marketplace for an assigned product line. This individual will coordinate with R&D, Sales and Manufacturing teams to ensure newly developed products meet market demands and align with manufacturing capabilities This is an Exempt, fulltime positon and is based out of the corporate headquarters in Torrance CA.
Responsibilities:
  • Conducts and analyzes market information and makes recommendations for new products
  • Conducts competitive analysis and benchmarking of competition
  • Provides input for development of product road maps and ensures launch time frames are met
  • Coordinates and manages internal relationships to monitor the new product development process and makes recommendations to meet market needs.
  • Contributes to achieving revenue and gross profit targets for assigned products
  • KPI’s include but limited to:

    o Sales
    o Gross Margin %
    o Gross Margin dollars
    o EBITDA
    o Inventory Dollars
    o Turns
    o NPI Growth

  • Works in conjunction with the phase-gate product management process for launching new products
  • Works closely with Marketing Communications, Documentation, Service/Support, Logistics, and other groups to manage products throughout their lifecycle
  • Makes recommendations regarding positioning and pricing of assigned products
  • Provides recommendations for key advertising and promotional tactics
  • Manages product end-of-life to minimize inventory
  • Serves as internal and external PR spokesperson and product champion for assigned products
  • Supports the company at events, including sales meetings and trade shows
  • Supports the sales team in customer visits and presentations
  • Initiates and maintains relationships with industry trade groups, analysts, and publications
Qualifications:
  • Must be proactive with customers and market research in order to support recommendations
  • Is highly analytical with excellent excel skills
  • Bachelor's degree from a four-year college or university and 5 year's related sales experience is preferred
  • Prior product management, sales, pricing development, profitability management, marketing and/or analytical experience preferred
  • Possess aftermarket and overall automotive industry knowledge
  • Must be experienced in negotiating and managing supplier relationships, both company-owned and outsourced.
  • Must be able to travel approximately 20% of the time
  • Must be able to speak, read and write in English
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office applications: (Excel, Word and PowerPoint) and internet search engines. Familiarity with MS Project, Stratum, inventory databases database software preferred
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 "Product Manager" in the subject line. No calls please!


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CNC MAINTENANCE MECHANIC
Location:Torrance, CA.
Summary:The Machine Maintenance Mechanic’s primary responsibility is troubleshooting various types of industrial equipment and ensuring Planned Maintenance (PM) procedures are completed. The Mechanic will also support the creation and documentation of PM procedures.
Responsibilities:
  • Maintain and repair all assets to ensure their proper operating condition
  • Provide preventative and reactive maintenance on various complex CNCs – 5 axis milling, mill turn applications, horizontal and vertical lathes
  • Troubleshoot and repair control & electrical system failures involving – PLCs, HMIs, servomotors, servo amplifiers, Input/Output, field sensors, etc
  • Troubleshoot and repair various machine tool hydraulic & pneumatic systems – actuators, valves, pumps, filters, etc
  • Troubleshoot, adjust and repair machine tool mechanical systems – ballscrews, linear rails, guideways etc
  • Perform regular CNC geometry assessments to validate machine accuracy
  • Perform other related duties, as assigned, for the purpose of ensuring an efficient and effective work environment
Experience:
  • Must have knowledge of Haas, Makino, Mori Seki CNC equipment
  • Must have knowledge of multiple types of shop equipment
  • Operation of power and manual tools
  • Operation of light and heavy equipment
  • Ability to: Work varying shifts weekends and holidays
  • Work extended hours outdoors in varying weather conditions
  • Perform heavy manual labor
  • Effectively handle lifting of various objects weighing up to 60 pounds
  • Operate various types of tools and equipment safely and efficiently
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, other agencies and the public
  • Follow written and verbal instructions
Qualifications:
  • High school diploma or GED
  • 3+ years of maintenance technician experience
  • 3+ years of experience with hydraulic, pneumatic, mechanical, and electrical repair
  • 3+ years of experience with one or more of the following CNC control systems: Haas, Makino, Mori Seki
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 Maintenance Mechanic" in the subject line. No calls please!


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CNC SET-UP TECHNICIAN AND OPERATOR
Location:Sanford, NC.
Summary:• Produce High Performance machined cylinder heads; set up & operate 5-axis CNC Mill, complete finishing & assembly operations, read programs & blueprints; maintain equipment and supplies
Responsibilities:
  • Perform 5 axis mill set up in accordance with Work Instructions & Engineering Blueprints
  • Conduct all set-up operations including Quality checks
  • Anticipates and mitigates obstacles in the setup and operation of jobs
  • Load machine with parts weighing 50+ pounds
  • Retrieve CNC programs from company server & load into Mill
  • Operate Centroid 5 axis CNC Mill
  • Provide feedback to Engineering & Programming Departments
  • Perform subsequent non-CNC machining and/or assembly operations
  • Take responsibility for the cleanliness & organization of the work cell to 5S & Safety Standards
  • Meet time and schedule standards for assigned work
  • Correctly process work via required paperwork and MRP system
  • Document actions by completing Production and Quality logs
  • Must be able to work with a minimum amount of supervision and follow up
  • Must be able to communicate effectively with Engineering & Programming Departments
  • Carries out special projects as assigned
  • Professionalism - Approach others in a tactful manner; React well under pressure; Treat others with respect & consideration regardless of their status/position; Accept responsibility for own actions; Follow through on commitments
Experience:
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 3 plus years of CNC set-up and operations
  • Experience with machining and/or modifying High Performance Cylinder Heads a plus
  • Experience with Cylinder Head Valve Jobs a plus
  • Training opportunities available for right candidate
Qualifications:
  • Good attendance and punctuality required; previous steady, work history a must
  • Strong Attention to Detail & Desire to create World Class products
  • Must be able to read and follow Work Instructions & Set Up sheets
  • Knowledge of Cutting Tools, and cutting parameters (Speeds/Feeds)
  • Ability to read and understand blueprints (including GD&T) & technical documents
  • Self-starter with ability to multi-task and prioritize work day/projects independently
  • Firm understanding of CNC programs
  • Ability to use various inspection gages
  • Basic computer knowledge required (Microsoft Outlook, Excel, Word); CAD/CAM a plus
  • Strong math skills (geometry and trigonometry) 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 "CNC Set-Up Technician & Operator" in the subject line. No calls please!


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