Product Development Engineer

Now’s your chance to move your career in a new direction – upward!


Consider this. As a Product Development Engineer at James Hardie, you will identify and develop products and system improvements through recognition of construction and building science trends, with a focus on the commercial and residential construction market.  You will assist on day to day progress of product and system development projects, while working with a cross functional team of engineers, technologists, manufacturing and business development groups.


James Hardie is the #1 brand of siding in America. We invented fiber cement, and over 8 million homes later, we continue to set the standard for premium siding and trim. At JH, we apply our science, research, and cutting edge technology to enjoy our continued status as a $1.9 billion world leader in fiber-cement technology. Of course, to be the best, you have to work with the best. That’s why we invest in more than just quality products; we also invest in our people. We take pride in our employees and it’s clear that our employees take pride in working at James Hardie, too.



  • Bachelors or Master’s Degree in Mechanical, Electrical, or Chemical Engineering
  • 3- 5 years’ experience in product development industry
  • AutoCAD, Autodesk Inventor and/or SolidWorks experience


In return, we offer exciting advancement opportunities, competitive compensation plans, and a best-in-class benefits package.


At James Hardie, you will find a fast-paced, high energy work environment. We seek to maintain an entrepreneurial atmosphere where people are empowered to "run with" their part of the business to make it successful. As one of the fastest growing companies in the building materials sector, you will have significant career opportunity for advancement and be a key contributor to our vision of “Hardie on Every Home.”


What’s next?


“Come home to Hardie” and apply now!



James Hardie
Full time
Fontana, California 92331, US