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Career Opportunities at Yates Industries

Yates Industries, Inc., founded in 1972, is a multi-state, new cylinder manufacturing and repair operation.  We pride ourselves on our ability to return a cylinder to its original specification or better “The First Time, Every Time” and servicing the industry worldwide.  From cradle to grave, our services include Inventory on Demand, In-House Welding, Machining, Engineering, Testing and Replacements from primary metals to plastics manufacturing.  We are currently seeking qualified applicants for several positions within the organization at our St. Clair Shores, MI, Decatur AL and Austell, GA facilities.

Product Design Engineer

Product Design Engineer - Decatur, AL:

Responsibilities and Duties:

· Support Sales and Purchasing Department with production and design questions/issues.

· Provide CAD drawings to Production for manufacturing orders/process job orders.

· Bills of Material development.

· Some Cylinder estimating on special designs.

· Engineer and design custom products and parts per customer requirements.

· Design change requests and approval drawings.

· Research and development of new products.

Qualifications and Skills:

· Minimum 3 years’ experience in the fluid power cylinder industry.

· Training in a vocational school or an Associate’s Degree in engineering or a related field of study.

· Good communication and interpersonal skills, both written and verbal.

· Able to read and interpret blueprints.

· Possess good computer skills-Microsoft Office/Word, Excel, Outlook.

· AutoCAD experience necessary.

· Job shop experience is required; fluid power knowledge preferred.

At Yates Industries, we truly care for our employees, fostering a sense of family among and across the workforce.  Join the Yates Industries Team and get away from that feeling of “it’s just a job” – start on your path to a rewarding career with great growth potential.  Our in-house training opportunities can help to get you started, the next step is up to you.

All positions offer very competitive wages, great benefits packages, a clean work environment and shift premiums (where applicable).

Rev. 08/04/2015