Hayward Industries

Senior Product Engineer

3 weeks ago
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Hayward Flow Control, a division of Hayward Industries located in Clemmons, NC, is a leading manufacturer of industrial thermoplastic valves, filters, strainers, bulkhead fittings & tank accessories, actuation, and pumps for use in water & wastewater treatment, chemical processing, water parks / municipal pools, life sciences, and general processing. Hayward’s thermoplastic flow control products can accommodate aggressive & corrosive environments, delicate ecosystems, or the strictest chemical balances to keep water & life working together. Hayward Flow Control is an ISO 9001:2008 Certified manufacturer.


We invite motivated professionals to share our vision of new growth and product innovation.


Are you in the Valve, PVF, Pump, or Flow Measurement industry working as a Product Engineer?

Are you looking to engage in the development of new products or redesign existing products at a Senior Engineering level?


We are looking for a strong product design engineer who enjoys leading the way from concept to production. In this hands on technical role, you will manage product development projects at various stages of the design cycle to include:

  • Work with Product Manager to develop a project business plan, create capital requests for new products and ensure that final designs meet all project deliverables.
  • Estimate product and project (i.e. Engineering labor) costs, as well as capital costs for assigned projects.
  • Developing and conduction qualification and performance testing.
  • Lead and participates on multi-functional design/development teams.
  • Interface with suppliers for assigned projects to determine feasibility of proposed manufacturing methods, as well as to render “make/buy” decisions.
  • Works with manufacturing or suppliers to resolve design related manufacturing issues.
  • Develop all new part numbers, bills of material, component and assembly models and drawings for assigned projects.
  • Interface with Technical Service and Sales to provide technical support to resolve customer issues.
  • Occasionally travels to the field to provide technical training or support to Sales and customers


To land this job you must have a proven track record developing new products and experience leading cross-functional product development projects to ensuring design integrity for products, components, systems and sub-systems in production. The ideal candidate is a strong communicator who can execute mulitpe projects/responsibilies simultaneously while maintaining strong cross functional relationships. They will bring previous experience designing for manufacturability as well as the proficient usage of the analysis programs like AutoCad, ProE, SoildWorks, FEA and CFD. 


Applicants please ensure you possess: 

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from an accredited 4-year university.
  • Minimum of 6-10 years of experience in Design Engineering, Product Engineering, or New Product Development.
  • Valve, PVF, pump, or flow measurement industry experience 

Our perfect match also has experience in:

  • Design of electronic, electro-mechanical, or sensing devices
  • Injection molding and/or machine shop environment
  • Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma or other Phase/Gate development

Relocation assistance provided 

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