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Title:  Design Engineer


Minneapolis, MN, US, 55111

Company:  Innovent
Date:  Nov 25, 2022

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Interested in working with one of the markets leading manufacturers? Greenheck Group is a leading growth-focused, environmentally conscious, commercial HVAC manufacturer. Join our team, which proudly designs and manufactures the most comprehensive line of ventilation products in the industry. Greenheck Group is a dynamic multi-branded international organization. Our equipment is used worldwide in commercial, institutional, and industrial facilities, ranging from comfort ventilation to manufacturing processes. Our efficient products improve comfort, safety, and health of lives across the planet. Since 1947, we are deeply committed to helping you “Build Your Future,” through professional growth, challenging leadership roles, and exciting opportunities around the world.


Innovent is a Greenheck Group brand that manufactures custom air handling units out of Minneapolis, MN. This team designs and customizes each unit to meet customer needs through drafting, product development, and engineering. The Innovent team is collaborative, flexible, and open to daily challenges to assist customers.


General Summary:

Provide equipment design and layout for customers, taking into consideration performance and other specifications that would impact the unit design. Create and modify submittal documentation to ensure unit designs and component layouts comply to all design standards and achieve customer-defined performance characteristics. Work to ensure timely and accurate completion of individual deliverables. Create and modify unit bills of material as required to support production including detailed component selections, detailed unit design definitions, material selections, etc. Provide technical support to operations through the production cycle.


Principal Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Read and understand equipment specifications and be able to analyze issues that may cause problems for submittal approval.
  • Read and understand building plans/schematics and establish proper duct, electrical, and piping locations. Arrange components (via AutoCAD and vendor software) according to duct layout and unit function with consideration for building layout
  • Provide technical consultation internally to sales, marketing, service, and procurement.
  • Develop solutions for applications in compliance with internal design standards, manufacturability, industry codes, and standards.
  • Select components to meet performance, costing, and fit specifications.
  • Manage multiple projects in accordance with predetermined completion dates
  • Create BOMs and finalize component selections. Enter components in SAP to be ordered.
  • Creates and maintains technical documents to include product specifications, detailed unit drawings, component performance data sheets, and drawing files (CAD, PDF, and other documentation)
  • Compose specification information, submittal drawings, and performance data to be reviewed by internal and external sources.
  • Maintain close contact with the shop floor.  Listen to the problems and ideas.  Prioritize and pursue the most important concerns. Responsible for resolving issues as they arise.
  • Make recommendations for cost savings, product quality improvement and process changes on an ongoing basis
  • Visit job sites to review installation and/or design problems and decide as to the best way to resolve the situation
  • Participate in value engineering or process improvement projects to continually improve the cost efficiency of design and manufacturing processes


Job Qualifications:

Work requires a professional level of knowledge in a specialized field, which is equivalent to that which would be acquired by completing a regular four-year college program, in an engineering discipline.

  • Bachelor of Science Degree within an engineering discipline preferred.
  • 0-3 years of work experience in a related Engineering discipline
  • Engineering internship experience preferred
  • Ability to exercise independent judgment, problem-solving, and analytical ability required
  • Ability to prioritize and remain organized to successfully multiple projects concurrently in a fast-paced environment
  • Exhibit a strong mechanical aptitude
  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD and SAP preferred.
  • Familiarity with MS Office, such as Microsoft Word, Outlook, and Excel


Why join the Greenheck family?

Our benefit packages and salaries are among the best in our industry. Benefits may vary slightly by location, but usually include:

  • Health insurance
  • Prescription drug benefits
  • Dental insurance
  • Paid vacations and holidays
  • 401(k) Retirement savings plan
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Flexible spending accounts for medical or dependent care expenses
  • Tuition assistance
  • Employee Wellness Program


We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.



Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis