At TUV SUD we are passionate about technology. Innovations impact our daily lives in countless ways, and we are dedicated to being a part of that progress. We test, we audit, we inspect, we advise. We never stop challenging ourselves for the safety of society and its people. We breathe technology, we strive for professional excellence, and we leave a mark. We take the future into our hands. We are TUV SUD.
Established more than 150 years ago in Germany, TUV SUD is a leading global provider of technical services with more than 25.000 highly skilled employees across 1,000 offices worldwide. For over 30 years, throughout 33 locations, it is TUV SUD America's priority to create a safer future. To protect people, property and the environment from technology-related risks; we drive consumer protection, digital transformation, sustainable development, and urbanization.
Act as a Product Safety Engineer for TUV America, inspect, test, and photograph products for conformity assessment with international and national regulations with the end result being a Certificate, Test Report, and/or Technical Report for the client.
Prepare reports and documentation of customer products to the appropriate standards.
Generate revenue by billing engineering time to TUV America customers, usually on a project basis, for Constructional Review, Testing, Preliminary Evaluations, and Certification activities.
Sell Product Safety engineering services through telephone consulting, customer education, and by giving seminars on Product Safety.
Correspond, orally, and in writing, with Product Safety Agencies such as UL, CSA, and VDE with respect to Product Design Approaches for Safety.
Communicate in a courteous and effective manner with internal and external customers in all circumstances including providing quotes, answering questions, relaying messages, and providing information with regard to standards, test procedures, to bring the product into compliance with requirements. Maintain confidentiality of customers, products tested, and appropriate internal information.
Keep abreast of present and future Product Safety requirements, test procedures, instrumentation, technology and TUV America Engineering service capabilities by internal training sessions, external seminars and reading of technical articles.
BS in Electrical Engineering or equivalent
Minimum 2 years Product Safety experience
Working knowledge of Windows, MS Office and electronic mail
Accurate, clear, and timely communication of information, upward and lateral, including verbal, written, and listening skills.
Ability to plan and organize giving attention to detail and follow-through.
Reliable judgment that is consistent, adaptable to unusual situations, realistic, common-sense approach to job and problems.
Motivation, initiative, commitment, to self-improvement.
Willingness to consider other's ideas and to work with others.
This job specification should not be construed to imply that these requirements are the exclusive standards of the position. Incumbents will follow any other instructions and perform any other related duties as may be required.
MATERIAL AND EQUIPMENT DIRECTLY USED:
General office equipment; telephone, personal computer, printer, copier, scanner, and other communication tools.
WORKING ENVIRONMENT/PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl, reach with hands and arms; always requires the employee to sit, talk or hear, and use hands to finger, handle or feel. Position requires close vision.
Ability and willingness to communicate frequently if required by telephone, fax, and email, and other communication tools to ensure that the organization's business is completed effectively and in a timely manner.
The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The noise level is moderate.
Some domestic travel may be required and international may be required with advance notice.
Equal Opportunity Employer - Disability and Veteran
TUV SUD America, Inc. is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, marital status, genetics, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status and those laws, directives, and regulations of Federal, State, and Local governing bodies or agencies. We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program.
For more information on applicable equal employment regulations, please refer to the following:
EEO is the Law Poster: https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf
EEO is the Law Poster Supplement: https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/OFCCP_EEO_Supplement_Final_JRF_QA_508c.pdf
Pay Transparence Policy Statement: https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/PayTransparencyNondiscrimination.html
Manufacturing, Consumer Products & Food
Professionals 3 - 5 years of experience
Paid vacation time
Retirement savings plans
Structured professional development
TUV SUD Recruiting
Find out more about TUV SUD