NWIRC logo- emailInnovation Engineer- Crawford, Mercer & Venango Counties

The Northwest Industrial Resource Center (NWIRC) is a catalyst for strengthening regional manufacturing- accelerating innovation, manufacturing transformation, and driving economic growth and job creation. To achieve this vision, the NWIRC serves as business advisor and innovation partner to its clients- small and medium-sized manufacturers in Northwest PA.

The prospective Innovation Engineer requires skills in executive level innovation consulting, including technology, patent and market research, innovation technology solution development, project management and facilitation, and services sales, marketing and delivery experience. Preference will be given to candidates with experience in technology acceleration, including product development, technology adoption, primary research within industrial markets, and executive consulting.

A minimum of 5-8 years’ experience in manufacturing, industrial technology, or business management is required. Educational requirements include a Bachelors Degree in Engineering, Technology, Manufacturing, or related field with experience in management.

Qualified candidates should send their resume with cover letter by December 4, 2015 to Gerry Schneggenburger, NWIRC Director of Operations, at gschneggs@nwirc.org.

NWIRC is an Equal Opportunity Employer