Design Engineer


Amherst, NY, US, 14228

Job Category:  Marketing and Sales
Brand:  Watson Bowman Acme
Job Type:  Full Time
Work Location:  On-Site
Contract Type:  Permanent

At Watson Bowman Acme Corp, a brand of MBCC Group, we have over 70 years of design, manufacture, and supply of innovative expansion control systems throughout the World.  Our technical expertise in providing the infrastructure and commercial construction industries, including bridge, parking facilities and stadiums, and architectural building structures with best in class products and services clearly sets us apart, and we are recognized as the leading global expansion control brand.  Our unique value is partnering with Owners, Specifiers, Contractors and Distributors to offer responsible solutions that range from standard products to one-of-a-kind solutions.


We constantly strive to solve tomorrow’s challenges with our diverse talent, sound science, innovation, and collaboration with our global partners. We are seeking motivated, adaptable candidates who will bring fresh ideas to meet evolving customer demands in the construction industry while embracing sustainability and our strong safety conscious culture.


MBCC Group is a leading supplier of construction chemicals products and solutions with operating production facilities and sales offices in more than 60 countries worldwide.


We are looking to hire a Design Engineer in Amherst, NY.


This is a high-level overview of the role we need you to fill for us:

Primary responsibility of this role is to ensure projects are complete in accordance with customer expectations, estimates, contract documents, specifications, and company standards. Produce CAD designs and drawings for expansion joint systems, components, and layouts in a timely manner. Provide instructions and interpretations of designs to customers and independently act and respond to technical inquiries.


 These skills and experiences will make you a good fit for this role:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil, Structural, or Mechanical Engineering or similar discipline
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in technical drafting or design
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience with 3D modeling and design drafting software
  • Previous experience in the construction industry and/or a manufacturing environment is preferred
  • PE license is a plus
  • Ability to work with various departments to facilitate the orderly execution of a proposed project plan
  • Strong analytical, problem solving, and decision-making capabilities
  • Ability to learn quickly with strong oral and written communication skills
  • Complete all work in conformance with Company and Department ISO 9001 policies, procedures, and work instructions
  • Possess the legal right to work and remain in the United States without sponsorship


Location: Amherst, NY


We are committed to provide an environment of mutual respect and equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law.


MBCC Group believes that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success as a global company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.