Applications Engineer

Fenton, 2480 OWEN RD, FENTON, Michigan, United States of America Req #1287
Friday, July 1, 2022
Our employees are the reason for our success

Quality First. Engineered to Last.

We are striving to ‘engineer’ a relationship with an Applications Engineer who wants to be part of ‘fastening’ the future!

Position Summary:

In this role, you will provide the best solution to a customer’s technical needs. You will interface with customers, account managers and operations staff and will be responsible to coordinate all company resources (product engineering, product line etc) in order to conduct an applications project.

In this role you will report to the Supervisor, Applications Engineering, and will work onsite on a daily basis at our Fenton, MI location.

Your responsibilities in this role will include:

  • Supports sales in the identification of customer requirements, specifications and preferences.

  • Develops fastening solutions (product & use recommendations) for customer specific applications.

  • Conducts existing product modifications in order to fit with customer-specific applications.

  • Manages VA/VE initiatives (tear down, line review).

  • Develops and maintains good customer rapport and a positive image through the customer contacts.

  • Participates in training and technical sessions.

  • Ensures application best practice sharing with all colleagues.

  • Completes and submits on a timely basis all required internal information, reports and documents.

  • Operates within the boundaries of all company guidelines and policies.

  • Other duties as assigned by manager.



  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, preferably mechanical

  • At least 3 years of engineering experience

  • Ability to read and understand blueprints

  • Strong communications skills

  • Able to work in a fast-paced environment with the ability to be flexible and adaptable

  • Proficient Office Suite skills

Travel Requirements: 25% of work time

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We consider all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, marital status, handicap, genetic infiltration, disability or status as a veteran. Fontana reserves the right to require a drug screening at any time during the employment process.

Other details

  • Job Family Appl Engineer - Intermediate
  • Job Function ENG - Engineering
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Required Education Bachelor’s Degree
Location on Google Maps
  • Fenton, 2480 OWEN RD, FENTON, Michigan, United States of America