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Louisville KY Full Time Posted by: American Air Filter Company, Inc. Posted: Thursday, 21 May 2020
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AAF International offers the most comprehensive clean air solutions available across the globe. Selling under the American Air Filter® and the AAF International® brand names, AAF International has been an industry pioneer since 1921 and has since grown to operations in over 22 countries with over 3000 employees. Our products are the industry benchmarks for quality and performance, and delivers clean air solutions in residential, commercial and industrial air pollution control, gas containment removal, power generation, and other stringent clean room environments.

We are a member of the Daikin Group, the world's largest air conditioning and clean air solutions provider with over $15 Billion in sales and 56,000 employees worldwide. Founded in 1924, Daikin has grown into a diversified industrial manufacturing company offering solutions in clean, air, air conditioning, refrigeration, chemicals, oil hydraulics, defense systems and electronics. AAF and Daikin are powered by our investment in people, products, and our processes.

Our culture of continuous improvement, safety, and world class operations is powered by our people centered management philosophy. This philosophy is built around mutual selection: that while AAF seeks top talent people to join and deliver on our team, we also want each team member to receive job satisfaction, growth & development, and continued happiness in being a long term member of the AAF family. This is fueled by our belief in treating our people, our supply partners, our customers and our environment with the trust and respect we each require, and our passion to give back to our community for our success.

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AAF International is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran.

We are currently recruiting for a Product Development Support Engineer within our Power & Industrial (P&I) Division in Louisville, KY. Reporting to the Group Product Development Manager the postion holder will be required to perform a variety of tasks which will include:

  • Creating 3D models/2D drawings in accordance with drawing requests from the Product Development team.
  • Issuing approved drawings/specifications to global vault and release associated PDF's.
  • Being the responsible owner of the manufacturing ERP databases associated with new product release and existing products.
  • Action all ECN's (engineering change notes) associated with released products.
  • Supporting NCR (non-conforming report) activities associated with released products.
  • Issuing released product technical updates to relevant manufacturing locations including Vault and ERP databases.
  • Supporting cost out activities on released products.
  • Supporting lean process improvements on released products.
  • Feedback lessons learned to Product Development team to support focused approach on new products.
  • Completing allocated project tasks within agreed timescales and to the required technical accuracy.
  • Being involved in departmental meetings and provide feedback as necessary ensuring a proactive approach.

Please Note: Global travel may be a requirement of this role, therefore a valid passport is required.


  • Bachelor s Degree in Mechanical Engineering or other relevant technical experience.



  • Preferred Lean Manufacturing experience
  • Demonstrate experience in a similar role producing drawings in line with technical specifications
  • Experience of AutoCAD and Inventor software packages
  • Experience of ERP systems (BoM creating/updating)
  • Experience of low volume manufacturing
  • Fully proficient with Microsoft Office package (Word, Excel etc.)


  • Experience in industries such as oil and gas, marine and power generation.
  • To have worked for previous business involved in filtration products.



  • Confident with good communication skills.
  • Ability to multi task activites with shifting priorities.
  • Able to work productively in a pressurised environment.


  • Able to perform hand calculations.

We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Louisville KY, United States of America
American Air Filter Company, Inc.
American Air Filter Company, Inc.
5/21/2020 11:08:19 PM

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