Product Development Engineer - Press Fabrics
St. Stephen, SC 
Posted 30 days ago
Job Description

The Development Engineer will work as a member of a project or laboratory team performing technical work requiring application of standard as well as custom-developed procedures. Strong problem solving, interpersonal, oral and written communication skills are essential.

* Conducts laboratory tests and/or pilot trials on multiple projects both independently and as a team member

* Builds and tests laboratory prototypes of new product concepts

* Produces documents, summarizes, interprets and reports laboratory data in support of an assigned project and/or technical service task

* Generates ideas for research or new products

* Plans, conducts, schedules, and coordinates small projects

* Gains knowledge of Albany products and markets

* Uses knowledge and understanding of the manufacturing and laboratory equipment and testing processes to solve problems

  • Exercises judgment on the progress of the work and makes changes to tasks as needed
  • Delivers written reports and/or oral technical presentations on test or pilot trial results to leaders and managers
  • Designs custom equipment modifications or develops custom test methods as needed
  • Develops resources outside and inside the company
  • Reads, understands and is committed to conducting business in accordance to Albany International's Business Ethics Policy. All business of the company should, at all times, be conducted ethically, fairly, honestly and with integrity.


Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical, Chemical, Paper or other specified Engineering discipline preferred

2+ years work experience in an R&D Lab or equivalent technical/project work experience. Experience in Paper or Paper machine Clothing is preferred.

Applied statistics and design-of-experiments methodology

problem solving skills

Ability to work independently or as part of a team

300 Albany Street, St Stephen, South Carolina 29479

We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
2+ years
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