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Manufacturing / Assembly Equipment Design Engineer

Battle Ground, WA
Posted on Sep 20, 2022 Full time R14259
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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.

Job Summary

Design and support equipment for the assembly and production of vehicle displays, gauges and instrumentation that meet safety, quality, productivity and cost efficiency goals. To include design in Solid works, interfacing with existing equipment, complex non-linear motion, detail drawings, plumbing schematics, BOM creation and maintenance, and selection of components.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Design and develop equipment, fixtures, and tools to support the manufacture of our current and future products with focus on throughput, downtime reduction and efficiency.
  • Schedule and facilitate tool review meetings with internal customers and external vendors.
  • Work as liaison with design and manufacturing team to concept, design and build small through large fixtures.
  • Independent project management (i.e. organization, coordination, problem solving, initiative and ownership).
  • Able to work independently or in a team atmosphere on various sized projects.
  • Produce detailed CAD and drawings of assembly equipment, fixtures, and tooling.
  • Assembly, troubleshooting and benchmarking of new assembly equipment and fixtures.
  • Support outsourcing of tooling through external vendors.
  • Able to assist with automated tooling and equipment.
  • Generates creative solutions; manages competing demands or unexpected events; adapts strategy to changing conditions; prioritizes and plans work activities; sets goals and objectives.
  • Able to lead technological advances for current department and train others when necessary.
  • Operate manual and CNC equipment as required.
  • Maintain a safe work environment.

Skills, Experience, & Education

  • Minimum of 4 year degree in an Engineering discipline.
  • Minimum of 4 years design/drafting experience.
  • Proven track record and experience (5,000 hours minimum) in Solid works
  • Experience with robotics, Co-Bots and automation
  • Programming or controls knowledge a plus.
  • Direct design experience with assembly tooling used in production environment.
  • Must be a self-starter that requires minimal work direction.
  • Work directly with toolmakers, manufacturing engineers and production facility.
  • Manage a high pressure manufacturing environment with changing priorities.
  • Ability to work overtime as required.

Polaris Closing Information

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 2018 sales of $6.1 billion, Polaris' high-quality product line-up includes the Polaris RANGER, RZR and 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. 

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 2021 sales of $8.2 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® midsize 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. 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.