Posted to Classifieds Forum on 6/9/2014
Product Manager needed in Pacific, MO
Walker Products began supplying the fuel system needs of the
automotive industry in 1946. Today Walker is one of the
largest, privately owned manufacturers of fuel system
components and engine management sensors. We have four
manufacturing locations: Garden Grove, California, two in
Western Colorado: Fruita and Grand Junction and one in
We serve major Original Equipment Manufacturers,
Co-manufacturers, Rebuilders and Retail customers in the
fuel, engine management and exhaust markets worldwide.
Our product offerings include: •Carburetion Repair
Kits and Accessories •Fuel Injection Repair Kits and
Accessories •Oxygen Sensors •Engine Management
Devices -- including ACT Sensors, ECT Sensors, Cam &
Crankshaft Position Sensors, EGR Valve Position Sensors, EGR
Valve Pressure Sensors, MAP Sensors, MAF Sensors, Throttle
Position Sensors, EGR Valves, IAC Motors, TABPV, Fuel
Pressure Regulators, TBI & Port Fuel Injectors and Fuel Seal
Repair Kits •Ignition Wire Sets and Ignition Coils
We are committed to supplying products manufactured to meet
or exceed OEM standards and specifications. This effort is
backed by our own manufacturing, product management and
engineering staff to ensure it is maintained and accurate in
the production of quality parts, vehicle applications,
instruction sheets and technical support.
The Product Manager will plan, develop, and direct the
aftermarket marketing efforts for Automotive Engine
Management, Emission sensors, Ignition and other fuel system
components. Participate in the activities of production,
sales, advertising, promotion, research and development,
marketing research, purchasing, distribution, package
development and finance. This position is located in
Pacific, MO and applicant must be willing to relocate.
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES: 1.May manage product analysts and
catalog assistants. 2.Research feasibility and applications
for new and existing products, e.g.O2 sensors and engine
management devices. 3.Develop vehicle application databases
containing OEM product specific information for many
worldwide sales markets. 4.Produce competitive analysis
materials comparing product with its key competitors.
5.Conduct market research and identifies and tracks market
trends in company's industry. 6.Assure process or product
adheres to the company quality program and plans by
assisting in audits and recommending corrective actions.
7.Participate in overall product strategy, development, and
manufacturing coordination for new and emerging products.
8.Respond to customer inquiries regarding product
applications and use. 9.Manage in the production of paper
catalogs per product line as requested.
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILL REQUIREMENTS: 1.Associates' degree or
equivalent from a trade school. 2.Must be computer
proficient with Microsoft Office programs 3.Above average
math, communication, and reasoning skills. 4.Knowledge of
engine control devices and automotive aftermarket experience
required 5.5 years of Automotive Aftermarket Product
management experience desired.
Please respond to via the website or fax resume to
970-245-4056. May also send resume to Walker Products, Inc.,
Attn: HR, 727 - 23 Road, Grand Junction, CO 81505.
Background checks and drug test required. EOE
Walker Products, Inc.
Grand Junction, Colorado, USA