Weld Manufacturing Engineer
Location: Huntsville, Alabama US
Job Number: 2059
Requisition Number: 11366BR
Directs / guides robot programmers & editors in operations. Develop and implement new manual and automated welding processes with ability to recommend and specify equipment details. Develops and updates process documentation and procedure instruction. Conducts direct labor studies using acceptable engineering practices and establishes labor standards on operations, set up, and work station layout. Defines tooling and fixturing used in the manufacturing process, while also assisting with ideas for specialized processes. Coordinates with tool designer to specify or procure new tooling and fixtures to make necessary changes. Analyzes and evaluates manufacturing methods and standards. Provides solutions to problems that adversely affect cost, operator safety, productivity and quality. Identifies areas of unnecessary cost. Researches methods and procedures for cost reductions, work cell development and material flow improvement. Qualify and develop new welding specifications. Interface between Manufacturing and Engineering / Customers. Assists in development and troubleshooting of manufacturing welding equipment. Assists in preparation of departmental budget including material, manpower, equipment and outside procurement costs, and operates within approved parameters. Reviews preliminary designs, making recommendations to reduce costs and improve manufacturability and quality on new or existing parts. Develops detailed and accurate capital equipment studies, makes appropriate recommendation. Operates within an approved budget. Reviews and evaluates manufacturing costs pertaining to make vs. buy decisions. Performs other assignments as requested.
B.S. degree in industrial technology or mechanical engineering with emphasis in welding and 1-3 years-previous manufacturing engineer experience desired.
QID for the EEO Statement - 89594
Recognized as the leader in the powersports industry, Polaris Industries is a fast growing, innovative, global organization. The people here at Polaris don't just create products - they are part of a lifestyle. It's the passion & execution of those people and their ideas that inspires the innovation that runs through everything we do.
Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII) is a global powersports leader that has been fueling the passion of riders, workers and outdoor enthusiasts for more than 60 years. With annual 2017 sales of $5.4 billion, Polaris' innovative, high-quality product line-up includes the RANGER®, RZR® and Polaris GENERAL™ side-by-side off-road vehicles; the Sportsman® and Polaris ACE® all-terrain off-road vehicles; Indian Motorcycle® midsize and heavyweight motorcycles; Slingshot® moto-roadsters; and Polaris RMK®, INDY®, Switchback® and RUSH® snowmobiles. Polaris enhances the riding experience with parts, garments and accessories, along with a growing aftermarket portfolio, including Transamerican Auto Parts. Polaris' presence in adjacent markets globally includes military and commercial off-road vehicles, quadricycles, and electric vehicles. Proudly headquartered in Minnesota, Polaris serves more than 100 countries across the globe. Visit www.polaris.com for more information.
Polaris prides itself on recognizing and developing top talent to take its people and company to the next level. Competitive salary, generous benefits and a comprehensive relocation plan are just a few components of the total compensation package offered at Polaris. Are you ready to join a company where you will work hard and play hard, and be rewarded for your performance?
Polaris is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will make all employment-related decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, familial status, status with regard to public assistance, membership or activity in a local commission, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law.
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Location_formattedLocationLong: Huntsville, Alabama US