Roscoe, IL (May 18, 2023) – Forest City Gear, an industry-leading manufacturer of fine and medium pitch custom gears, is proud to announce the hire of Kevin Rogers as Quoting Engineer. Some of his responsibilities in this role include reviewing and generating new requests for quotes and working with clients to determine their orders’ special requirements.
According to Director of Technical Operations Jeff Mains, “Kevin has progressed very rapidly with understanding FCG’s overall capabilities, what the customer’s needs are, and the best solution we can provide to them.”
Prior to joining Forest City Gear’s team, Rogers worked for GE Aviation for 15 years. Rogers held multiple roles during his time there, starting as a manufacturing/quality engineer and working up to lead manufacturing specialist.
“Employee engagement, knowledge, and professionalism make FCG a great place to work. I am in awe with how the manufacturing floors are set up, and how willing each person is to help their coworkers succeed,” said Rogers. “I am happy to be part of the FCG team.”
ABOUT FOREST CITY GEAR
Since 1955, Roscoe, IL based, family-owned Forest City Gear has been one of the gear industry’s leading sources for the development, manufacture, and inspection of the highest quality gears for use in applications that range from medical devices to motorcycles, airplanes to automation, including the Mars Perseverance Rover.