Polaris Industries Tech, Development in Roseau, Minnesota
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.
Title: Powertrain Snow Field Development Technician
Development test setup and execution for snowmobile powertrain systems in vehicles in the field to meet calibration, performance and emission targets. Interpret data and provide test results to the Powertrain Development Engineers.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
· Develop powertrains by performing testing, hardware development and engine calibration in the field to meet requirements for engine applications.
Perform field calibration of snowmobile engines at multiple locations including mountains· Setup and operate data acquisition systems and communication with software.· Disassemble and reassemble engines for development testing.· Responsible for the reporting and documentation of all tests.· Responsible for the quality and integrity of field test data.· Must be detailed orientated, able to keep good records, summarize results and write test reports.· Be able to offer suggestions to improve quality or processes for continual improvement.· Maintains a well-organized clean work area and meets OSHA requirements.· Maintain strict confidentiality.· Other duties as assigned.SKILLS & KNOWLEDGE· Technical degree in engine technology and/or minimum of 3-5 years experience with high performance engines.· Experience assembling and disassembling engines and vehicles required.
Must have snowmobile mountain riding skills· Have an excellent understanding of internal combustion engines (2 and 4 stroke) and fuel systems.· Familiarity with engine field and dynamometer testing.
Good electrical knowledge and troubleshooting skills.· Understanding of the tuning process of CVT clutches.
Fabrication and welding skills desired· Excellent verbal and written communications skills. · Strong computer skills.· Must be able to enter Canada· Must be able to travel for extended periods of time, up to 25%.
We are an ambitious, resourceful, and driven workforce, which empowers us to Think Outside. Apply today!
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 2019 sales of $6.8 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 at http://www.polaris.com/
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.
At Polaris, the need for diverse perspectives and experiences enables our vision of Best People, Best Team. We value our differences and align our passions to do great work. As a highly efficient growth company, we are driven to be agile and adaptable to support our customers. At Polaris we unite to create memorable adventures. Learn more at