Careers | Specification Engineer- Mixer & Refuse Chassis - Dodge Center, MN

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General Purpose: Con-Tech Manufacturing is seeking a talented and dedicated Specification Engineer to join our expanding team. This position will be based at our Dodge Center location, with some travel required to collaborate with various chassis dealers nationwide and attend trade shows.
Education Requirement: Bachelor's degree in Engineering (4-year degree)

Essential Duties:

  • Review and analyze chassis specifications provided by chassis dealers or customers.
  • Engage in effective communication with dealers, production teams, and customers to meet and exceed their vehicle specification needs. Identify opportunities for simplifying and enhancing the chassis specification process.
  • Offer expert assistance to customers regarding gearing recommendations to optimize their performance goals.
  • Participate in customer reviews, serving as the technical resource to support the Sales Department during meetings and presentations.
  • Collaborate with engineering groups on various design projects and address customer-related issues, sharing valuable input from an application perspective with all our Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs).
  • Provide support to other departments as needed, including the provision of layouts, pictures, and other related materials.
  • Acquire and maintain proficient knowledge of frame layouts, clearances, and spec requirements specific to Con-Tech chassis needs (training will be provided).


  • A bachelor's degree in Engineering (a 4-year degree) is required.
  • Strong analytical skills to review and assess chassis specifications accurately.
  • Excellent communication abilities to effectively engage with various stakeholders.
  • Ability to actively participate in customer reviews and presentations as the technical expert.
  • Previous experience collaborating with engineering teams on design projects is advantageous.


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Job Type: Full-time

Schedule: Day shift, Monday through Friday

Ability to commute or relocate:
Dodge Center, MN 55927: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Education: Bachelor's (Required)

Work Location: Dodge Center, MN

Note: This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, or qualifications associated with the job.

Updated 08/08/23