Job Number: 3013
Requisition Number: 13235BR
External Description: JOB SUMMARY:
Extensive operation of ORV test vehicles to validate performance and durability. Provide feedback and data to the product development team and perform vehicle maintenance, part installation, and repairs as needed.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
1.Operate Polaris recreational vehicles for extended periods of time to validate performance and durability
.2.Follow prescribed duty cycle to ensure thorough and consistent testing.
3.Utilize data loggers to capture vehicle information.
4.Perform maintenance, repairs, & update parts on test vehicles.
5.Write daily logs reporting operating conditions, duty cycle, performance, vehicle failures, and status of test parts.
6.Perform tasks outlined in test requests and report results.
7.Analyze test results and make recommendations for change.
8.Must be willing to accept assignment changes and maintain a positive attitude toward change.
9.Follow safe riding practices and ensure others do the same.
10.Maintain a clean, safe work area and meet OSHA requirements.
11.Willing to take test trips for extended periods.
12.Maintain strict confidentiality.
13.Performs other assignments as requested.
SKILLS & KNOWLEDGE
1.High school diploma required
2.2-Year degree in technical field preferred
3.Basic computer skills required
4.Valid drivers license required
5.Powersports experience required
6.Must be capable of operating ORVs in extreme conditions for extended periods of time
7.Must be capable of driving trucks with trailers (<26>8.Must be capable of operating fork lifts
9.Strong mechanical aptitude
10.Data acquisition & diagnostic tool experience preferred
11.Fabrication & welding preferred
12.Minimum 3 years mechanic or technician experience preferred
QID for the EEO Statement - 89594
Recognized as the leader in the powersports industry, Polaris Industries is a fast growing, innovative, global organization. The people here at Polaris don't just create products - they are part of a lifestyle. It's the passion & execution of those people and their ideas that inspires the innovation that runs through everything we do.
Polaris Industries Inc. (NYSE: PII) is a global powersports leader that has been fueling the passion of riders, workers and outdoor enthusiasts for more than 60 years.
With annual 2017 sales of $5.4 billion, Polaris' innovative, high-quality product line-up includes the RANGER, RZR and Polaris GENERAL side-by-side off-road vehicles; the Sportsman and Polaris ACE all-terrain off-road vehicles; Indian Motorcycle midsize and heavyweight motorcycles; Slingshot moto-roadsters; and Polaris RMK, INDY, Switchback and RUSH snowmobiles. 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 globally includes military and commercial off-road vehicles, quadricycles, and electric vehicles.
Proudly headquartered in Minnesota, Polaris serves more than 100 countries across the globe. Visit www.polaris.com for more information.
Polaris prides itself on recognizing and developing top talent to take its people and company to the next level. Competitive salary, generous benefits and a comprehensive relocation plan are just a few components of the total compensation package offered at Polaris. Are you ready to join a company where you will work hard and play hard, and be rewarded for your performance?
Polaris is an Equal Opportunity Employer26>