Designs recreation vehicle products in a timely manner to satisfy marketability and manufacturability requirements. Ensures all necessary engineering records and documentation are completed to support the ongoing manufacture of products. Suggests, develops, and evaluates new floor plans, new products, etc.

Duties & Responsibilities 

  1. Design all facets of recreational vehicle using Autodesk Inventor.
  2. Participates in engineering projects regarding new product / feature designs and change requests.
  3. Develops prototypes and concept designs
  4. Communicates new designs and design changes to various areas inside and outside of Jayco.
  5. Ensures that designs satisfy all engineering parameters (structural, functional, etc.), industry codes and standards, state or provincial codes & standards, and Jayco quality standards.
  6.  Visits production line for the purpose of establishing and maintaining a good relationship with production personnel as well as evaluating this Engineering Team's work.
  7. Strives continuously for product improvement, cost reductions, and improved quality and manufacturability.
  8. Performs other related duties as assigned. 

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

4-year Engineering Degree or knowledge equivalent to high school graduate with some college experience with 5-8 years RV industry or related work experience. Must possess a thorough knowledge of RV construction techniques, engineering standards, industry codes and standards, etc. Must be proficient with Autodesk Inventor, plan design generation, modeling, documentation, design standards and be able to think creatively in terms of product improvement, cost reduction, etc. Must have strong verbal and written communication skills, strong analytical and quantitative skills. Must be able to function effectively in a team oriented, fast paced, positive, stable work environment.


Jayco offers completitive wages and a comprehensive benefits package including health, life, dental, and disability insurance as well as an excellent 401(k) retirement plan, and more!

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For more information, contact:

Jayco, Inc.
Dept. HRW 7201
903 S. Main Street
Middlebury, IN 46540
Fax: 574-825-6014

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