Kubota Tractor -- Product Engineer
Company management reserves the right to add, delete or otherwise alter assigned duties at any time. To
perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The
minimum qualifications listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable
accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
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HUMAN RESOURCES – JOB DOCUMENTATION
3401 Del Amo Blvd, Torrance, CA 90503
I. Position Information
Current Incumbent: Multi
Position Title: Engineer, Product
Division Name/Location: Engineering
Turf Products Supervisor or Manager, Product
Date Created: January 13, 2006
II. Basic Purpose and Scope
Perform basic product design, testing, and/or analysis to ensure compatibility
between the base products of Kubota and accessories. Research, develop, and test
potential new attachments/accessories to improve salability of products and address
Position Title: Product Engineer
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III. Principal Activities: This position does the following in accordance with all applicable
Federal, State and local laws/regulations and the Company’s policies, procedures and
1. Develop, test, and approve or reject potential attachments/accessories for various Kubota
2. Research current market demands associated with assigned product/product line in order to
develop attachments that maintain a competitive edge.
3. Recognize and resolve technical problems with assigned product(s) and/or accessories.
4. Develop and maintain contacts with outside vendors.
5. Serve as a technical resource to company regarding details about assigned product(s) and
associated equipment, including information/results of product testing.
6. Set up product demonstrations and participate in annual Kick-Off, Sales, and/or National
IV. Special Projects:
Special projects may include participating in prototype product surveys and testing, involving nationwide
travel in order to survey dealers on new product.
V. Minimum Qualifications
A. Required Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering and up to 2 years related experience.
B. Skills and Background:
Effective verbal and written communication skills.
Proven knowledge and understanding of mechanical engineering.
Knowledge, skill, and ability to safely operate agricultural and construction
Ability to use a computer to enter/retrieve information. Proficiency using
Word, Excel, and CAD software.
Ability to perform mathematical calculations at an engineering level.
Strong diagnostic and problem solving skills.
C. Language Requirements:
Position Title: Product Engineer
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Must be able to read, write and communicate in English.
D. Equipment Operation:
% of Time Description Service? Nature of Service
construction, and other
backhoes and utility
Computer, copier, fax,
phone, printer – No
Yes Maintain, modify, repair,
E. Physical Requirements:
Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs.
The position will require walking, standing and sitting at a computer.
F. Additional Information:
Exposure to damp/wet conditions, chemicals, fumes, moving mechanical parts, electrical
shock, and excessive noise levels at times.
To apply for this position go to www.cco.purdue.edu by August 20, 2011. You must have an
active CCO student account to be able to apply
Disclaimer: The information provided in the description has been designed to indicate the general
nature and level of work performed by incumbents within the classification. This description is not
intended to be a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, qualifications and working
conditions required of employees assigned to this job/classification. This job is intended to include
the current essential functions of the job. Management reserves the right to add or modify the
duties and responsibilities and to designate other functions as essential at any time.