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Palmer Group has teamed up with one of our clients in their search for a qualified Project Engineer to oversee new product development. This position will focus on designing, developing, and improving existing prototypes. Successful candidates will have experience with collaborating with outside vendors to discuss finished drawings. 


  • Work on continuous improvement in the area of product design 
  • Oversee product qualification, final drawings, and entering data into ERP system 
  • Handle product revisions based on customer’s change order requests
  • Interact with customers to ensure product design meets their specifications
  • Identify ways to cut costs through the design of the product
  • Help with costing of new products to establish a sale price


  • Bachelor’s in engineering, whether mechanical, bio-medical, chemical, or industrial engineering
  • 1-3 years of engineering experience 
  • Proficient with CAD (preferably AutoCAD)
  • Strong collaboration skills
  • Previous experience in a customer-facing role
  • Comfortable working directly with senior leadership

Interested and qualified candidates can contact Mike Nelson at (515) 225-7000 or email him at

Ref: JOB-36149

Michael (Mike) Nelson


(515) 225-7000

    • Job type: Direct Hire
    • Location: Des Moines, Iowa
    • Date posted:
    • Salary:$70000 - $90000