Test Engineer - Agriculture Equipment

Location: Thibodaux, LA

Department: Louisiana

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Entry Level

RFA Engineering (www.rfamec.com) is seeking candidates to be part of our engineering team at our customer's facility in Thibodaux, LA.  Our customer's facility is a world-class engineering and manufacturing center.

This is a full time position with a full benefit package listed below, that is indefinite in duration with the opportunity of professional growth, direct hire by our customer, and additional opportunities within our own organization. 

Job Responsibilities

  • Planning and executing field & lab test activities for a project and/or product line.
  • Understanding customer expectations of machine operation and performance, focus on software related machine features.
  • Using data acquisition equipment to record pressures flows, temperatures, mechanical stresses, and CAN bus information.
  • Analyzing data from test results to understand if requirements and expectations are met.
  • Communicating test requirements and results with cross-functional groups.

Desired Attributes 

  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical or Agricultural Engineering.
  • Matlab, CAN, GlyphWorks, and prior experience with customer internal systems.
  • Experience in the following:
    • Mobile equipment
    • Hands-on experience
    • Shop experience with welding and forming.
    • Strong computer skills.

Why work for RFA?

About RFA Engineering
RFA Engineering has provided machine design and engineering services to industry leading customers since 1943. Our primary focus is project based product development of off highway equipment including agricultural, construction, mining, recreational, industrial, and special machines. Our work includes concept development, product design, documentation, problem-solving, simulation, optimization, and testing of components, systems and complete machines. Our engineering staff is located both at our Engineering Center in Minneapolis, and at numerous customer sites throughout the U.S.

We Offer Competitive Benefits:

  • Health and Dental Insurance
  • Supplemental Vision Insurance
  • Company Paid Life Insurance
  • Company Paid Long-Term Disability
  • Short-term Disability
  • Retirement Savings Account (Traditional 401k & Roth 401k)
  • Flexible Spending Plans for Medical Expenses and Dependent Care
  • Extra Time Bonuses
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Holiday Pay
  • Bereavement Leave
  • Employee Assistance Programs (EAP)
  • Education Assistance

Equal Opportunity and Veteran Friendly

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