Associate Product Manager

Are you ready to deliver the "Signature Experience"?

If so Bishop-Wisecarver may be the place for you.

Not all of California’s innovation comes from Silicon Valley…

Our founder, Bud Wisecarver, is somewhat of a mechanical genius – his patents and his business are proof of that. When asked why he started the business so many years ago, he said it was because he was able to solve mechanical problems that no one else could solve. Bud’s knack for innovation ranged from formal proposals and designs, to hasty chalk talks, sometimes diagrammed on the factory floor!

Bishop-Wisecarver is seeking a new Associate Product Manager, who will be responsible for developing and supporting several industrial automation product lines throughout various stages of the product lifecycle and works to ensure that new products are developed with customer validated features that enhance the product portfolio.

The Associate Product Manager represents the desires of our customer base and provide guidance for new product development when collaborating within a cross-functional team environment of mechanical engineers, manufacturing engineers, and application engineers. The Associate Product Manager will generate clear and concise technical documentation, training materials, and presentations. They will organize a variety of informational sources into actionable product positioning and promotion plans and will be responsible for the creation of industry-leading marketing content and collateral.

Bishop-Wisecarver is an American manufacturer based in Pittsburg, CA. We take pride in engineering and manufacturing linear and rotary motion solutions and providing added value for our global partners.

This position will report to the Sr. Product Manager.


  • Education/Experience:
    • Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering, manufacturing, mechatronics, robotics, or industrial technology with 1-4 years of experience working in a related mechanical manufacturing industry, or with technical products.
    • 0-2 years of related experience in marketing with an interest in product management and brand management.
    • Ability to read, understand and generate technical engineering drawings with geometric dimensioning and tolerancing.
  • Working knowledge or desire to self-learn:
    • CAD software tools: Solidworks, PTC Creo, Fusion 360, Inventor.
    • Business software: Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Premier, ERP systems, CRM systems, and other tools.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and superior organizational skills.
    • Outgoing and friendly personality.
  • Able to work effectively in close collaboration within a multi-functional team environment.
  • Comfortable with public speaking, presenting to engineering teams, customers, and sales team members.
  • Ability and desire to travel for trade shows, seminars, customer visits, and events.
    • < 10% of time.
What BWC offers:
  • Competitive base salary, plus bonus
  • Excellent benefit package, including a 401(k) match
  • Profit Sharing
  • A Values driven, down to earth culture, which includes: a dog-friendly environment, monthly massage service, unlimited Nespresso, monthly communication meetings with lunch, and collaborative co-workers
  • Bishop-Wisecarver Corporation is an equal opportunity employer, we do not discriminate against employees or applicants on the basis of race, creed, color, religious belief, sex, age, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, marital status, physical or mental handicap, veteran status, or any other basis protected by Federal, State or local law or ordinance
  • Note: There is no paid relocation for this position, this position requires you to be in the Bay Area, preferably the East Bay
  • Applicants must be able to work in the US without sponsorship
  • Applications must include a cover letter and a resume
Job Type: Full-time

Bishop-Wisecarver Group is an equal opportunity employer. For more information please visit our website at:

If you are interested in joining the BWG family, please email your resume to with the position title on the subject line, along with salary requirements.

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