Test Technician - Certification
Location: Roseau, Minnesota US
Job Number: 2632
Requisition Number: 12520BR
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Setup vehicles prior to certification.
Perform Certification tests on production vehicles.
Responsible for a variety of certification duties including setting up and programming steering robot/controller, IMU, static stability, dynamic stability, and brakes.
Ability to perform ORV certification tests in a controlled environment while keeping safety a top priority.
Responsible for downloading and interpreting test data. 90% of this job is spent instrumenting vehicles, performing certifications, and documenting the results.
10% of the time is spent performing development tests for future vehicles.
Be creative and effective in the development of new or improved products.
Be a field service problem solver to quickly find solutions as problems arise on new or existing products.
Must have a keen sense for proper set up.
Also needs to be safety minded, ambitious, accurate and dependable.
Assist with the training of less experienced technicians in advanced techniques and provide work direction to them on specific duties.
Organizes and leads development activity in the field, including test trips in conjunction with Development Coordinator and project leaders.
Test trips occur approximately 4-5 times per year.
Must be capable of entering Canada.
Keep good records and write test reports.
Maintain strict confidentiality.
Maintains a clean work area and meets OSHA requirements.
Must be willing to travel to different locations periodically to do product certification, testing, evaluation and development. Total travel time expected is up to 20%
Able to communicate professionally, maintain action register, drive project to timely completion.
Performs other miscellaneous duties as required.
SKILLS & KNOWLEDGE
2 Year degree in technical field desirable.
Basic computer skills required.
Experience with RacePak, Somat, and Glyphworks is desirable.
Desirable to have basic fabrication skills
Must be capable of reading blueprints and making sketches.
Must be familiar with instrumentation, data acquisition, and analysis
Good self-starter, willing to work overtime as needed.
QID for the EEO Statement - 89594
About this location
This opportunity is located in Roseau just minutes from the Canadian Border, and sits just 20 minutes from renowned Lake of the Woods. Land of 10,000 lakes - an outdoor person's dream - fishing, hunting, snowmobiling, 4-wheeling! Natural splendor and limitless outdoor adventures all within easy reach. Quiet safety and comfort of communities centered on family, friends and neighbors are found here. Local schools are some of the best around with opportunities for students to be involved and excel.
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.
Community / Marketing Title: Test Technician - Certification
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Location_formattedLocationLong: Roseau, Minnesota US