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.

In Field Seasonal Test Driver

Location: Pinedale, Wyoming US

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Job Number: 5965

Requisition Number: R8425

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.

Seasonal (In Field) Test Rider

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.

RESPONSIBILITIES:


  • Must be familiar with the operation of Polaris Snowmobiles.

  • Have basic repair and working knowledge on all areas of Polaris Snowmobiles.

  • Operate and evaluate test vehicles according to established safety, durability and performance standards.

  • Gather pertinent data on the performance of the product under the field environment.

  • Complete daily written logs & field data acquisition in the web-based system daily.

  • Analyze test data and critically express feedback on issues.

  • Able to work with others in a team environment, be willing to lend a hand if needed.

  • Create a proper test environment. Provide evaluation and feedback on any project whether on existing or prototype models.

  • Must have digital photos skills to label & download into a specific location.

  • Perform specific tests and make recommendations for design changes in areas of field problems, design improvements, cost reduction, performance, etc.

  • Must be willing to accept assignment changes and maintain a positive attitude toward change.

  • Maintain good housekeeping practices ensuring all OSHA requirements are met and provides for a safe working environment.

  • Must be able to safely operate recreational vehicles at high speed and for extended periods of time.

  • Willing to test remote for extended periods in USA & Canada.


SKILLS & KNOWLEDGE

  • Must be 18+ years of age

  • Must have a valid Driver's license, Class A CDL preferred, or be willing to obtain.

  • Must have or obtain Snowmobile Safety Certificate.

  • Additional advanced riding certifications are preferred. Must be willing to obtain.

  • High School diploma required.

  • Vocational training in mechanical, electrical, and computer-related fields is preferred.

  • High mechanical aptitude is a must.

  • Welding, engine knowledge, and fabrication abilities a plus.

  • Must be a self-starter and complete projects without continual supervision.

  • Must have high values in ethics & integrity.


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.

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. www.polaris.com

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: Pinedale

State: Wyoming

Community / Marketing Title: In Field Seasonal Test Driver

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