Proposal Engineer

Bluffton, OH, US

The initial job function is to support experienced Proposal Engineers to learn how to develop a machine / equipment concepts and prices.  Mechanical aptitude with automotive components is a must.  Within two years, we expect this individual to grow into the primary function of reviewing and evaluating inquiries independently and to develop comprehensive and competitive engineering proposals in the preparation of commercial quotes.


Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Provide support to Proposal Engineers
  • Generate AutoCAD layouts and NX proof of concept designs
  • Detailed system overview presentations
  • Cycle time studies
  • Pricing development of proposals
  • Coordination of quotation documents
  • Correspondence with customers


Education & Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Ability to comprehend 2-D drawings
  • Proficient use of AutoCAD (2020 and higher)
  • Knowledge of mechanical design, geometric dimensioning and tolerancing
  • Knowledge of NX is a plus


General Requirements:

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Strong math skills and understanding of mechanics
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Powerpoint)
  • Willing to work overtime as needed
  • Willing to travel domestic and international


GROB offers a competitive wage as well as an excellent benefit package including vacation, health, prescription, dental, vision, STD, life, 401K, and shift premiums.

Application Information

Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.