Test Engineers - Ag Sprayers

Location: Clarion, IA

Department: Iowa

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Entry Level

RFA Engineering (www.rfamec.com) is seeking several engineers to work at our client’s location in Clarion, IA  These are long term, full-time assignments with full benefits. 

Our client is the U.S. market leader in high-clearance sprayers. They have a strong engineering and leadership team which will provide significant opportunity for technical growth.  RFA allows our employees to take full time positions with our clients if that is your long term goal.

Job Description

Various levels of leadership and responsibility are available for these positions depending on qualifications and interest.  Responsibilities include:

  • Design and execute test and validation planning for vehicles, systems and components
  • Setup and use of eDAQ device for data collection related to structural, thermal, hydraulic and liquid solution systems.
  • Coordination with design departments for obtaining test requirements
  • Significant hands-on activities to support mounting and installation of sensors, connections and data acquisition units
  • Strong troubleshooting aptitude
  • Work in a team environment with other engineers and support staff

Requirements

  • 4 year engineering degrees including Ag, Mechanical, Aerospace or similar.  2 year degreed applicants are also welcome with significant prior experience
  • Applicants of all experience levels will be considered
  • Previous experience with data acquisition 
  • Willingness to work in a “hands-on” environment
  • Excellent communication and collaborative skills are desired
  • Diligent and safety focused

About RFA Engineering

RFA Engineering has provided product development and engineering services to industry leading customers since 1943. Our primary focus is 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 at our Engineering Center in Minneapolis, branch office in Dubuque, IA, and at numerous customer sites throughout the U.S.

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)
  • Paid Holidays
  • Bereavement Leave
  • Employee Assistance Programs (EAP)
  • Education Assistance

Equal Opportunity and Veteran Friendly

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