VOLT seeks to add a self-motivated and driven member to our product development team in our Lutz, FL location. VOLT is growing at a rapid pace and we need long-term team members that are looking for growth opportunities. We manufacture professional grade landscape lighting products.
The Product Development Manager will manage of all aspects of the product development process from concept to final production and entry into the market
Essential Duties & Responsibilities
- Plan and manage the development of new products, from concept to final production.
- Work to improve existing product designs
- Communicate with team members and vendors overseas to ensure timely progress during the development process.
- Assist in long term product strategy.
- Offer new product ideas based on market trends and research
- Assist in price negotiations with suppliers during the development process
- Document and organize database of test results and procedures
- Analyze and compare test data for all stages of development to ensure product specifications are met -Conduct quality control procedures on new samples and pilot run production
- Review and manage specification sheets and instruction sheets for all products
- Ensure accuracy of new item order information
- Create new product idea drawings and renderings
- Assist in training other departments on product specifications prior to launch
- Manage product development associates
- Assist in the filing of patents
- Experience with Solidworks, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, GS1, and UL a plus
- Experience in the lighting industry is required
VOLT offers attractive compensation and a complete benefits package including:
- Medical, Dental, Vision, and Prescription Coverage
- Paid Holidays
- Paid Time Off
- Direct Deposit
- Annual Bonus
- Annual Raise
- Great team atmosphere and enjoyable working environment
- Rapidly growing fast paced company with opportunity for advancement.
Vaccination Policy: All employees must be Covid-19 vaccinated unless a reasonable accommodation is approved**.