At Polaris our DNA started with co-founders Edgar Hetteen, his younger brother Allan and his close friend David Johnson who had somewhere to be and no way to get there. 65 years later, you still see that drive, ingenuity, and pioneering spirit in everything we do.

Engineer, Manufacturing

Location: Battle Ground, Washington US


Job Number: 5943

Requisition Number: R7590

Position Title:

External Description: At Polaris Inc., we have fun doing what we love by driving change and innovation. We empower employees to take on challenging assignments and roles with an elevated level of responsibility in our agile working environment. Our people make us who we are, and we create incredible products and experiences that empower us to Think Outside.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Responsible for establishing and implementing production solutions with a focus on Employee Safety, Product Quality, Cost, and Productivity. Plans and coordinates both Sustaining and New Product Introduction activities necessary to support Production.

•Development and troubleshooting of manufacturing equipment including: industrial robots, cameras, and lasers, programmable torque drivers, and common industrial controls: PLC's, palm buttons, pneumatic controls, etc.

•Develops and updates process documentation and operator work instructions.

•Conducts direct labor studies and establishes standards on operations, set up, work station layout, and material flow.

•Reviews preliminary product designs, making recommendations to reduce costs and improve manufacturing and quality on new or existing products.

•Develops detailed, complete and accurate capital equipment studies and makes appropriate recommendations for capital expenditures.

•Defines tooling and fixturing required in the manufacturing process. Performs Qualification of equipment (offsite and onsite) prior to release to production.

•Processes purchase requisitions and records as required to maintain accurate department and capital budgets.

•Analyzes manufacturing methods using Structured Problem Solving techniques. Provides solution to problems following the Corrective and Preventative Action process.

•Lead and contribute to Kaizen and Continuous Improvement events organizing cross functional teams.

•Develops quality documents in support of PPAP activities: Control Plans, Process Flow Diagrams, and PFMEAs.

•Team members are expected to work wherever needed based on training.

•Work in safe and healthy manner, strictly following all safety rules and regulations.

•Maintain a neat, clean, orderly work area.

•Complete company provided training.

•Perform special projects as assigned

Required Skills and Experiences

•B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, or Industrial Engineering.

•3-5 years of Mfg. Engineering experience.

•Strong organizational, communication, and leadership skills.

•Proficiency with PC's.

•Microsoft Applications: Teams, Outlook, Word, Excel, Powerpoint, & Project

•Tooling Design: CREO Modeling software, ASME Y14.5 1994 or newer

•Excellent verbal and written skills required

•Industrial Metrology including optical inspection

•Understanding of SPC.

•Strong Project Management skills.

We are an ambitious, resourceful, and driven workforce, which empowers us to Think Outside. Apply today!

About Polaris

As the global leader in Powersports, Polaris Inc. (NYSE: PII) pioneers product breakthroughs and enriching experiences and services that have invited people to discover the joy of being outdoors since our founding in 1954. With annual 2020 sales of $7.0 billion, Polaris' high-quality product line-up includes the Polaris RANGER®, RZR® and Polaris GENERAL side-by-side off-road vehicles; Sportsman® all-terrain off-road vehicles; Indian Motorcycle® mid-size and heavyweight motorcycles; Slingshot® moto-roadsters; snowmobiles; and deck, cruiser and pontoon boats, including industry-leading Bennington pontoons. 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 includes military and commercial off-road vehicles, quadricycles, and electric vehicles. Proudly headquartered in Minnesota, Polaris serves more than 100 countries across the globe.

EEO Statement

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.

City: Battle Ground

State: Washington

Community / Marketing Title: Engineer, Manufacturing

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