Proposal Engineer

Proposal Engineer – Engineered Solutions Group

Dorner Mfg. Corp. is a privately held Hartland, Wisconsin-based Company.  We are a world leading conveyor manufacturer in not only the design, but manufacturing of conveyors and related automation equipment.  Since 1973, companies from around the world have turned to Dorner conveyors for greatly improved efficiency and productivity.  Industries we provide our expertise to include packaging and containers, dairy, food and beverage, industrial automation and machinery.

There is a Dorner difference.  You’ll notice many elements that distinguish us from our competitors.  The one element that shines most is our commitment to being a highly responsive problem-solving provider of conveyor solutions.

Position Description

The Proposal Engineer is responsible for maintaining the highest level of customer & distributor satisfaction by providing responsive, professional and technically sound conveyor solutions and quotations as well as application assistance and guidance.  Working on a full-range of projects, the Proposal Engineer provides complete estimates from receipt of quote inquires through final proposals, which includes understanding a scope of work, uncovering RFQ questions, project clarifications, product testing and providing structured, detailed estimates.  Individuals must be able to quickly analyze, compare, and interpret detailed RFQ’s and be able to make accurate judgments based on such information. 



  • Bachelor degree in Engineering

  • AutoCAD experience / skills required

  • Strong verbal and written communication, customer service and computer skills (proficiency in Word, Excel, Outlook).

  • Must thrive in a fast-paced environment interacting with a variety of internal and external customers through phone, email and in-person.  

  • Requires strong mechanical aptitude, problem-solving, and desire to assist customers in finding the best Dorner solution for their application/project.

  • Experience in scheduling, planning and interfacing with manufacturing desired.

To Apply

Dorner is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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