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Engineering PDM Administrator

Hudsonville, MI 49426
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We are excited that you are considering ITC as a potential employer! This overview is intended to help you determine if ITC is a great fit for you and your goals.

Ask Yourself These Questions

Do you have experience working with PDM or similar software in an Engineering department?

Do you enjoy and excel with creating systems and efficiencies?

Would you enjoy working in a company where you are challenged and valued as part of a growing and innovative team with a strong customer focus?

Does the thought of working at an innovative and tech savvy organization with big goals excite you?

*If you answer yes to any of the questions above, ITC may be a great fit for you!

What You'll Enjoy Doing


The Engineering PDM Administrator position is responsible for maintaining and improving the systems which engineers use to maintain product data, overseeing the document release processes, and assisting in managing product requests to engineering.

Essential Functions:

  • Work with the Engineering Director and Project Engineering Manager to meet the goals of the engineering department.
  • Administer Engineering Project Management and Product Data Management Software:

o Maintain, manage, and improve SolidWorks PDM and Wrike Project management tools. This includes identifying and implementing beneficial new processes, techniques and add-ins.

o Coordinate transfer of data from legacy PLM into the PDM system.

o System administrator tasks as required, including system upgrades, testing and validation, user permissions, user accounts and workflow management.

o Support other departments with implementation and training within the PDM system.

o Mentor and train team members and new users on system utilization and best practices

o Perform administrative PDM Tasks: Documentation Release, workflows, set up of new project structures, document searches and CAD Library/Templates administration.

  • Assist engineers and coordinate existing product engineering change requests.
  • Collaborate with overseas colleagues with regards to PDM, document control and existing product changes.
  • Maintain own personal project schedules and ensure that they are up to date.
  • Schedule, facilitate and participate in project meetings.
  • Produce and distribute project documentation.
  • Perform such individual assignments as management may direct.
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships within the organization.
  • Provide information to senior levels of management as requested.

Other Functions:

  • Project Manage new product development projects as assigned.
  • Assist Team Members with various tasks as they arise.
  • Other duties as assigned.

We Know Flexibility, Perks and Benefits are Important To You

Our innovation doesn't stop with products or services. This commitment to innovation carries through to employee benefits and perks.

Employees of ITC enjoy a competitive benefits package including company sponsored health insurance, life insurance, 401k, short term disability, education reimbursement, performance incentive program, employer sponsored community involvement opportunities, company events, ITC Well-Being program, employee assistance program, and voluntary benefit programs such as dental, vision, long term disability, and additional life insurance.

After just 60 days, employees are eligible for health insurance with a competitive premium contribution for both single and family coverage.

Our 401k plan through Principal Financial Group, is very competitive and offers a 3% match on the first 3% you contribute and another 1% if you contribute 5% of your earnings and is immediately 100% vested. In addition, Principal hosts on-site, bi-monthly education meetings and provides one-on-one investment support and education at no cost to employees.

Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid Holidays are part of our Employee Benefits as well. Employees get paid time off after only 3 months of employment. Holidays are an immediate benefit with ITC. There is no need to wait for probationary periods to end.

We believe in developing our employees and providing them with tools and opportunities that make them successful at their jobs. We also know that increasing employee growth potential and providing skills for advancement are important to today's engaged workforce. That is why we provide 12 hours annually of paid job enhancement training for each employee which is typically completed during the working day.

We understand that family commitments can sometimes lead to work interruptions. We work with our employees to provide as much flexibility as possible so you can take care of important family matters.

We are always looking at new ways we can enhance the employee experience.

What Our Employees Said in a Blind Survey

Employees are highly loyal, hardworking, and collaborate well together. The employees at ITC are all trying to [do] the right things for the betterment of the company. Ownership and the Leaders care deeply about the success of the employees at ITC.

Family oriented, employee powered, open door, all ideas welcome to make things run smoother.

We care about our customers and each other. Even as we grow we fight to keep that small company feel. The upper management cares about each of us.

A friendly team environment.

Very family oriented and a fun place to work.

I enjoy the challenges of the work and seeing improvements to the company from our joint efforts.

What You Need to Be Successful

  • Associates Degree in project management, engineering technology, computer science, information systems or related field or comparable experience.
  • Experience in PLM/PDM software a plus.

o Candidates certified in Solidworks and Solidworks PDM admin are a plus.

o Experience with creating automation within Solidworks or other PDM sytems a plus.

  • Demonstrated competence in working within MRP systems. Experience with Syteline a plus.
  • Experience working in an engineering environment.
  • 1+ year with 3D CAD software (Solidworks, Creo, Inventory, etc) a plus.
  • 1+ years experience in Project Management a plus.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Suite, especially Excel.
  • Ability to write technical procedures, workflows, business correspondence and presentation to convey in formation in a clear and uniform way.
  • Plan, schedule, and manage own work to ensure effective coordination of projects.
  • Position requires candidates to be capable of performing in a collaborative engineering environment working closely with multi-disciplinary team.
  • Ability to be a self-starter.
  • Project Management skills.
  • Excellent time management skills.
  • Superior problem-solving ability.
  • Ability to collaborate with peers.


Posted: 2021-06-08 Expires: 2021-07-10

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