United Technologies Corporation Compliance Engineer in Minneapolis, Minnesota
Job ID: 50819BR
Country: United States
Category: Engineering: General Engrg
UTC Climate, Controls & Security is a leading provider of heating, ventilating, air conditioning and refrigeration systems, building controls and automation, and fire and security systems leading to safer, smarter, sustainable and high-performance buildings. UTC Climate, Controls & Security is a unit of United Technologies Corp., a leading provider to the aerospace and building systems industries worldwide.
The Fire Safety Solutions group at UTC Climate, Controls & Security is dedicated to providing product and technology designed to protect people and property from the effects of fire and its related hazards. As the world’s largest manufacturer of fire safety products, the Fire Safety Solutions group meets the safety needs of homes and businesses by providing fire extinguishers, smoke alarms, carbon monoxide alarms, mechanical locking systems, fire alarm control panels, gas and flame detection, fire suppression systems and mass notification solutions. Notable brands within the group are Kidde, Firex, Badger, Vigilant, Fenwal, Det-Tronics, Fireye and Edwards.
Obtain regulatory approvals in the Eastern European region (Russian language preferred) and around the world for new and existing products. Supply technical assistance to engineering design teams and other departments as required.
- Lead regulatory approval projects from start to finish. Create test plans in compliance with applicable regulations. Work with regulatory agencies to ensure that project work stays on task and questions get answered. Report to Approvals Engineering Manager on status of projects. Provide technical support on approval issues with respect to new product development and design modifications. Maintain an awareness of changes in approval requirements. Suggest and implement continuous improvement ideas within the department. Contribute to the company’s process improvement (Achieving Competitive Excellence (ACE)) and Environment, Health & Safety (EH&S) objectives. Perform other duties as assigned.
Minimum two years of experience in regulatory compliance. Strong knowledge of regulations for hazardous locations is desired especially the Eastern European region (Russian language preferred). Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills, and an open attitude for continuous improvement. Must have demonstrated approvals project management skills. Ability to perform under stress and meet deadlines, to work cooperatively and respectfully with others, to work (when necessary) overtime and weekends, to come to work promptly and regularly, and the ability to take and follow orders is essential.
United Technologies Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.