Vista Outdoor Product Development Pilot Engineer in Anoka, Minnesota
Join our talented team. Employees at Vista Outdoor are passionate and committed to delivering quality products to our customers. Our culture centers on an engaged and accountable workforce. Our goal is to attract and retain a diverse workforce: rich in talent, background, ideas and experience.
Responsibilities and Qualifications
Vista Outdoor is seeking a Product Development Pilot Engineer to add to our industry leading Ammunition Product Development Team to manage and execute the effective transition of key new products from the development phase to the full production phase by creating process documentation, troubleshooting and maturing related manufacturing processes.
Manage project teams to bring new products and related processes into full production.
Work with the Design team to identify appropriate equipment and processes to manufacture new product concepts.
Engage external vendors and industry partners to seek out new and innovative process and equipment solutions.
Coordinate execution of new capital equipment procurement required to manufacture new products.
Manage project teams to create a complete set of documentation to be used by production personnel in manufacturing new products, including Standard Operating Procedures, quality requirements and gages, tool lists, and training documentation.
Troubleshoot manufacturing processes and product performance issues to assure processes are capable of manufacturing high quality product that meets customer expectations.
Coordinate production of new products to meet delivery schedules during the Pilot phase.
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering related field.
7+ years of related engineering experience in a high volume manufacturing environment.
Demonstrated ability to problem solve difficult manufacturing processes.
Experience with high volume, small piece-part manufacturing equipment design and operation.
Highly motivated self-starter with the ability to work with minimal supervision.
Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to lead teams.
We offer a highly competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including: medical and dental, vision, disability and life insurance, 401K, PTO, tuition reimbursement, and the ability to add value to an exciting mission!
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