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Product Designer I

Company: Johnson Controls, Inc.
Location: Norman
Posted on: June 10, 2021

Job Description:

What you will do

The Product Designer I will work on the Commercial Products team that is part of the Ducted Systems Group (UPG) for Johnson Controls. This position will be in our Norman, OK plant and will report to an Engineering Manager or Design Supervisor.

This position will be responsible for performing 3-D solid modeling, preparing drawings, and providing documentation support for components and assemblies that conform to design standards. This Product Designer I role requires the experience to handle solid modeling assignments without supervision and demonstrate good working knowledge and skills in the areas of drafting practices and procedures.

Job Profile Summary

Plans, directs, and executes basic design projects related to new product development, redesign of existing products, and/or production modifications. May have some responsibility for CAD deliverables to the customer, layout/packaging coordination, release coordination and CAD studies.

How you will do it

The Product Designer I will perform the following:

  • Generates the complete product design for major programs maximizing design and modeling productivity, including leadership of Drafters and/or Designers on a design team.
  • Prepares comprehensive solid models, drawings and layouts of piece parts, units, or assemblies of unusual, complex, or original concepts in design from engineering data requiring a high degree of precision and expertise.
  • Monitors and reports program progress and taking appropriate action to react to deviations from plan.
  • Develops construction concepts for products that meet overall business goals.
  • Generates business opportunity ideas such as work productivity enhancement, product cost improvement, cost avoidance, improvements, and new business ideas.
  • Prepare bill of materials and input information into the SAP system.
  • Assist in training and checking work of other drafters and designers as assigned by the supervisor.
  • Some responsibility for technical direction to others who assist on specific work assignments.

What we look for


  • Education and work experience
  • A minimum of 2 years of hands on experience with Pro Engineer or similar 3-D solid modeling software and a University Degree in Mechanical Drafting and Design.
  • OR
  • A minimum of 6 years of hands on experience with Pro Engineer or similar 3-D solid modeling software and an associate degree/Technical degree in Mechanical Drafting.

  • High level of self-motivation and integrity.
  • Effective and professional communication and organizational skills are required.
  • Ability to troubleshoot, collaborate and brainstorm with other team members.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and decision-making ability.
  • Ability to interact with others in remote locations, and other departments.
  • Experience in configuring and troubleshooting Pro/E-Creo preferred.
  • Often explains facts, practices, policies, etc. to primarily others internally. Uses influence to convince others internally where strong interest exists to accept new concepts, practices, and approaches.
  • Adapts or enhances quality or value in existing methods; make better as part of day-to-day activities.
  • Problems may be only vaguely defined and require understanding and consideration of other job areas.
  • Broader knowledge of theory and principles within a professional discipline or advanced technical/operational practices.
  • Some hands-on work may be required in a lab facility to set up and conduct tests
  • Individual contributor, no direct responsibility for leading others.

Johnson Controls is a global diversified technology and multi industrial leader serving a wide range of customers in more than 150 countries. Our commitment to sustainability dates to our roots in 1885, with the invention of the first electric room thermostat. We are committed to helping our customers win everywhere, every day and creating greater value for all our stakeholders through our strategic focus on buildings.

Johnson Controls is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law. For more information, please view EEO is the Law. If you are an individual with a disability and you require an accommodation during the application process, please visit

Keywords: Johnson Controls, Inc., Norman , Product Designer I, Other , Norman, Oklahoma

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