If you like the great outdoors, you’ll like working at Arctic Cat. We’re always looking for talented people to join our team, so check out our list of current openings below.

To submit an application, please contact:

Melissa Laurent
601 Brooks Avenue South, Thief River Falls, MN 56701
mlaurent@arcticcatinc.com
Fax #: 218-681-9783

Accounting

Payroll Clerk

Responsibilities:

The individual in this position Perform a wide variety of record keeping and payroll processing activities, including computing wage & OT payments, calculating & recording payroll deductions, processing paycheck advances and processing terminations. Will support Bucyrus, St Cloud, Plymouth, Thief River Falls and Canada.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Assist payroll personnel.
2. Main payroll information by calculating and entering data.
3. Update payroll records by entering changes in exemptions, savings deductions and other deductions.
4. Resolves payroll discrepancies by calculating and analyzing information.
5. Provides payroll information by answering questions and requests.
6. Prepares reports by compiling summaries of earnings, taxes, deductions and leave.
7. Maintains payroll operations by following policies and procedures; reporting needed changes.
8. Maintain employee confidence and protects payroll operations by keeping information confidential.
9. Contributes to team efforts by accomplishing related results as needed.
10. Any special finance/accounting projects.

Location: Thief River Falls, MN

Skills:

1. Ability to analyze information quickly and accurately and process into thorough, accurate reports.
2. Possess data entry skills.
3. High attention to detail.
4. Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality.
5. Posses general math skills
6. Excellent verbal and organizational skills.

Education/Experience:

1. High school diploma or GED.
2. Experience with Financial software.


To submit an application, please contact:
Melissa Laurent
601 Brooks Avenue South, Thief River Falls, MN 56701
mlaurent@arcticcatinc.com
Fax #: 218-681-9783

Engineering

Design Engineer - ATV

Responsibilities:

This individual will design ATV products and components utilizing Unigraphics II CAD systems to develop accurate and concise layouts and detail drawings.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Design product layouts, components and detail drawings for ATV product line through coordination with Product Team Manager and design team.
2. Assure completeness and accuracy of all CAD efforts.
3. Efficiently and timely complete all drawings, calculations and cost objectives according to development schedules.
4. Research and recommend material options for the design.
5. Develop and maintain accurate records of CAD work.
6. Schedule design reviews on projects when applicable.
7. Coordinate fabrication of prototype parts with ATV shop or external supplier. Assemble prototype parts yourself to review the application.
8. Provide CAD information and support to Manufacturing during Engineering Confirmation build and production.
9. Assist Product Team Manager and Senior BOM Coordinator in the development of Bill of Material (BOM’s) and Engineering Change Notice (ECN’s).
10. Support development of service manuals and part books.
11. Maintain confidentiality and security of se

Location: Thief River Falls, MN

Skills:

1. Proficient with Unigraphics CD systems and 3D geometry.
2. Capable of developing descriptive geometry, auxiliary views, projections and sectioning.
3. Self-motivated and punctual.

Education/Experience:

1. BS Mechanical Engineer or equivalent experience.
2. Proficient in verbal and written communications and capable of using PC based spreadsheet and word processing systems.
3. Minimum 2-3 years experience, preferably with recreational or wheeled vehicles.
4. Possess riding and evaluation skills.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

1. Capable of riding an ATV in variety of settings.


To submit an application, please contact:
Melissa Laurent
601 Brooks Avenue South, Thief River Falls, MN 56701
mlaurent@arcticcatinc.com
Fax #: 218-681-9783

Bill of Material Technician-ATV

Responsibilities:

Under direction of the Senior BOM Coordinator and Product Managers, constructs and maintains Bills of Material (BOM) on assigned Models.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Originate part numbers and complete all fields within SAP required by Engineering under the direction of the Sr. BOM Coordinator.
2. Originate ECN’s (Engineering Change Notice) numbers and complete all fields within SAP required by Engineering under the direction of the Sr. BOM Coordinator.
3. Process all BMC’s (Bill of Material Changes) and coordinates in/out dates with Engineering Change Coordinator.
4. Coordinate all BOM activities for assigned models with the entire ATV personnel.
5. Maintain commonality/consistency across all ATV & MPV product lines where applicable.
6. Tracks status of unreleased drawings for assigned models.
7. Assure BOM accuracy thru utilization of BOM comparisons and physical audits.
8. Releases Engineering Confirmation Build BOM to Sr. BOM Coordinator on scheduled release dates.
9. Releases Production BOM to Sr. BOM Coordinator on scheduled release dates.
10. Verify BOM to Engineering Confirmation Build.
11. Provide cross-department (purchasing,

Location: Thief River Falls, MN

Skills:

1. Proficient in verbal and written communications.
2. Ability to use PC based spreadsheet and word processing programs
3. Demonstrate ability to work well with people.
4. Ability to lift 100 pounds.
5. Possess riding and evaluation skills.

Education/Experience:

1. High school diploma or GED.
2. Two-year technical degree and/or equivalent experience.
3. Minimum one (1) year prior, professional experience preferably on wheeled vehicles and familiar with BOM’s


To submit an application, please contact:
Melissa Laurent
601 Brooks Avenue South, Thief River Falls, MN 56701
mlaurent@arcticcatinc.com
Fax #: 218-681-9783

Engine Dyno Technician- Snow

Responsibilities:

Perform standardized, prescribed and diverse test assignments on the engine dynamometer. Install, test and make modifications to the engine, exhaust, intake or fuel management systems as prescribed by the group leader. Prepare reports and maintain records on all tests conducted.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Provide computer and organizational skills with the ability to learn test cell data acquisition and control functions, along with proprietary calibration software.
2. Perform standardized, prescribed or diverse test assignments on the engine dynamometer.
3. Mount engines to test stand including all equipment connections.
4. Accurately follow detailed testing and data handling procedures.
5. Make modifications to the engine, exhaust, intake or fuel management systems as prescribed by the engine group leader and engineers.
6. Maintain records of the engine systems and test data.
7. Recommend changes or features to achieve power, emissions and durability targets.
8. Assist with in field engine testing and calibration.

Location: Thief River Falls, MN

Skills:

1. Must have a solid understanding of engine fundamentals, including 2-stroke and 4-stroke engines. 2-stroke engine experience preferred.
2. Must be focused, attentive to detail, capable of learning and understanding complex systems.
3. Must bring critical thinking and problem solving abilities along with great communication skills.
4. Must be capable of using metal fabricating tools and welding equipment.
5. Utilize specific procedures and formulas to conduct tests as outlined, calculated or necessary. Compile and compute accumulated engineering data and outline in written and graphic form.
6. Utilize prescribed test equipment; set up or assist the engineers during the prescribed tests.
7. Analyze compiled data, make modifications, perform follow up testing and re-analyze data.
8. Perform checks to verify accuracy of results and data.
9. Fabricate and assemble components and/or assemblies following detailed instruction or drawing.
10. Keep assigned area and equipment in

Education/Experience:

1. Qualified applicants will have a Technical degree or equivalent in experience.
2. Qualified applicants will have 3-5 years of experience in engine repair.
3. Experience with Microsoft Office software required.
4. Experience with fuel system calibration of any kind is preferred but not mandatory.


PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

1. Must be able to lift engines onto test stands.
2. Must be able to stand on concrete floor for extended periods of time.
3. Capable of riding a snowmobile in a variety of settings.


To submit an application, please contact:
Melissa Laurent
601 Brooks Avenue South, Thief River Falls, MN 56701
mlaurent@arcticcatinc.com
Fax #: 218-681-9783

St. Cloud- Design Engineer ATV

Responsibilities:

This individual will design ATV products and components utilizing Unigraphics II CAD systems to develop accurate and concise layouts and detail drawings.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Design product layouts, components and detail drawings for ATV product line through coordination with Product Team Manager and design team.
2. Assure completeness and accuracy of all CAD efforts.
3. Efficiently and timely complete all drawings, calculations and cost objectives according to development schedules.
4. Research and recommend material options for the design.
5. Develop and maintain accurate records of CAD work.
6. Schedule design reviews on projects when applicable.
7. Coordinate fabrication of prototype parts with ATV shop or external supplier. Assemble prototype parts yourself to review the application.
8. Provide CAD information and support to Manufacturing during Engineering Confirmation build and production.
9. Assist Product Team Manager and Senior BOM Coordinator in the development of Bill of Material (BOM’s) and Engineering Change Notice (ECN’s).
10. Support development of service manuals and part books.
11. Maintain confidentiality and security of se

Location: St. Cloud, Minnesota

Skills:

1. Proficient with Unigraphics CD systems and 3D geometry.
2. Capable of developing descriptive geometry, auxiliary views, projections and sectioning.
3. Self-motivated and punctual.

Education/Experience:

1. BS Mechanical Engineer or equivalent experience.
2. Proficient in verbal and written communications and capable of using PC based spreadsheet and word processing systems.
3. Minimum 2-3 years experience, preferably with recreational or wheeled vehicles.
4. Possess riding and evaluation skills.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

1. Capable of riding an ATV in variety of settings.


To submit an application, please contact:
Melissa Laurent
601 Brooks Avenue South, Thief River Falls, MN 56701
mlaurent@arcticcatinc.com
Fax #: 218-681-9783

CAD Designer- Snow

Responsibilities:

The individual in this position will design Snowmobile products based on management direction through utilization of Unigraphics CAD systems and develop accurate and concise layouts and detail drawings.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Design models through obtaining preliminary information using existing prototype models and personal experience.
2. Develop product layout and/or detail designs for product line through coordination with Project Engineer and support staff.
3. Create all necessary drawings as required by design/layout.
4. Assure completeness and accuracy of all CAD efforts.
5. Efficiently and timely complete all necessary layout and detail drawings and calculations according to development schedules and cost objectives.
6. Develop and maintain accurate records and backup files of CAD work.
7. Provide punctual and concise design detail and assure that computer modeling information is accurately included in model design.
8. Provide CAD information in support to Manufacturing during pilot production and full production.
9. Assist Coordinator/Group Leader in the updating of Bill of Material (BOM=s) and Engineering Change Notice (ECN=s).
10. Support development of service manuals and part books.

Location: Thief River Falls, MN

Skills:

1. Proficient with Unigraphics systems and 3D geometry.
2. Capable of developing descriptive geometry, auxiliary views, projections and sectioning.
3. Understanding of engineering sciences, including physics, trigonometry, stress analysis and their applications to design process.
4. Self-motivated and punctual.

Education/Experience:

1. Capable of riding a snowmobile in variety of settings.


To submit an application, please contact:
Melissa Laurent
601 Brooks Avenue South, Thief River Falls, MN 56701
mlaurent@arcticcatinc.com
Fax #: 218-681-9783

Engineering Design Manager, Styling & Plastic Design

Responsibilities:

The individual in this position will manage the Styling & Plastic Design group, which provides state of the art Styling & Plastic Design solutions to product teams

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Supports product teams with personnel and equipment that meet the requirements set by the product teams.
2. Understand and contribute to company strategy.
3. Manage Centers of Excellence.
4. Provide top-level engineering/technical expertise.
5. Provide best solutions for engineering challenges.
6. Develop associates that can advance in their careers.
7. Supervise engineers and technical support people.
8. Support a continuous improvement plan to add value and reduce cost.
9. Promote and provide effective collaboration with other design managers and product team managers.

Location: Thief River Falls, MN

Skills:

1. Demonstrated experience in the following areas:
a. Strategic planning.
b. Project design management.
c. Engineering design standards, methods and processes.
d. Leadership of engineers and technical support people.
e. Developing of human resources.
f. Cost control and budgeting.
2. Ability to evaluate product.
3. Thorough knowledge of CAD Design.
4. Possess strong human relations skills.
5. Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
6. Manage projects from concepts and ideas into final products.
7. Thorough knowledge of styling processes.
8. Maintain an awareness of intent as to the market segment and buyer appeal.
9. Has a high degree of knowledge of proper materials to be used for a particular part.
10. Good understanding of plastic manufacturing processes.
11. A thorough knowledge of plastic fastening and joining systems
12. Knowledgeable and experienced in the conducting of focus groups to arrive at the most desirable design to meet our customers expectat

Education/Experience:

1. Bachelor of Science Mechanical Engineering or related degree
2. Minimum of 10 years of related experience.


To submit an application, please contact:
Melissa Laurent
601 Brooks Avenue South, Thief River Falls, MN 56701
mlaurent@arcticcatinc.com
Fax #: 218-681-9783

St. Cloud-Engineering Technician

Responsibilities:

Individual in this position will construct parts and/or assemblies as assigned. Develop accurate and concise records of assignments; assemble prototype parts using layouts, detail drawings or sketches. Maintain prototype parts in proper operating condition and perform standardized and prescribed assignments pertaining to field development and evaluation.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Design Parts and/or assemblies using sketches, layout and detail drawings, existing prototype models and personal experience.
2. Assemble product according to design.
3. Maintain development models in a clean, operable condition. Service and repair to assure readiness for testing and field evaluation.
4. Assure completeness and accuracy of all fabrications and assembly jobs.
5. Efficiently and timely complete all assignments according to development schedules, cost objectives and management’s direction.
6. Develop and maintain accurate records of all development work and field evaluation for as long as needed.
7. Provide timely and concise design detail and construction information to Project engineer, Product Engineer, CAD layout Designer and Shop Leader.
8. Provide requested support to manufacturing during pilot production.
9. Assure confidentiality and security of sensitive designs, costing, test data, prototype models and product plans.
10. Continually review designs

Location: St. Cloud, Minnesota

Skills:

1. Proficient with metal fabrication equipment, i.e., MIG welder, lathe, end mill, metal brake and other shop equipment.
2. Proficient in interpreting blueprints.

Education/Experience:

1. Technical or trade school degree in metal fabrication, mechanics or equivalent training.
2. Three years of prior professional experience, preferably on wheeled vehicles.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

1. Capable of riding an ATV in a wide variety of conditions.
2. Capable of lifting 200 lbs. with assistance.
3. Self-motivated, enthusiastic and punctual.


To submit an application, please contact:
Melissa Laurent
601 Brooks Avenue South, Thief River Falls, MN 56701
mlaurent@arcticcatinc.com
Fax #: 218-681-9783

NVH Engineer

Responsibilities:

Create NVH solutions for all of Arctic Cat’s products including snowmobiles, ATV’s and side by sides. Establish correlation between field tests and laboratory testing. Correlate analytical predictions with laboratory testing. Provide support to air intake, muffler, engine mount design, foam design and development activities. Interact with engine vendors to establish engine NVH targets. Provide objective data for engine related NVH improvements. Will provide technical guidance to Lab Technicians.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Work with Engineering Team Managers and Marketing Department to develop future
NVH needs to meet noise regulations and customer expectations
2. Work with Engine Group Leaders and associates during the design and development phases to meet targets.
3. Coordinate testing and development with production schedules.
4. Design and fabricate prototype concepts or components for field and laboratory testing.
5. Design responsibility for the following components of systems that relate to sound and vibration.
a. Hood and console foam
b. Intake systems
c. Exhaust systems
d. Motor mount
e. Horns or back up signals
6. Test and analyze components in the field and laboratory.
7. Report and maintain all records for testing conducted in the field and laboratory.
8. Is responsible for the testing and development of the complete snowmobile, ATV and other products to meet sound and vibration requirements.
9. Research, design, create, and test innovations and concepts

Location: Thief River Falls, MN

Skills:

1. Must be able to actively participate in the evaluation, testing, and development of company products in all types of environmental conditions.
2. Knowledge of LMS Pimento System beneficial.
3. Knowledge of Pass-by regulations as applicable to the recreation Industry.
4. Must have good communication skills both oral and written.
5. Demonstrated experience with intake/exhaust system design.
6. Demonstrated experience with vibration testing/analysis.

Education/Experience:

1. BSME.
2. Five years experience in sound and vibration control preferably in Design and Development of four stroke and two stroke cycle engine products.
3. Experience in recreational vehicles NVH development preferred.


To submit an application, please contact:
Melissa Laurent
601 Brooks Avenue South, Thief River Falls, MN 56701
mlaurent@arcticcatinc.com
Fax #: 218-681-9783

Electrical Engineer-ATV

Responsibilities:

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Help ensure that the Electronic System on every Arctic Cat ATV is the best in its market and industry.
2. Design and/or specification responsibility for the following components and systems:
(a) Electric start systems
(b) Mechanical actuation systems
(c) Electronic test systems
(d) Sensors
(e) Actuators
(f) Other duties as assigned.
3. Work with vendors to implement new designs, procure samples and report the progress of sample testing and evaluation.
4. Write lab test requests, conduct the test result evaluation and then write the follow-up test analysis.
5. Assist test lab personnel with the test item procurement and test instrumentation set-up.
6. Provide sketches or proto components and/or assemblies for accurate layout.
7. Review and analyze layouts and detailed drawings for accuracy.
8. Assist Quality Control and Production Engineering personnel with electrical system
inspection and assembly.
9. Assist Purchasing personnel with component procurement and

Location: Thief River Falls, MN

Skills:

Education/Experience:

1. BS Electrical Engineer or equivalent experience.
2. Proficient in verbal and written communications and capable of using PC based spreadsheet and word processing systems.
3. Two years experience in on or off-road vehicle electronics design.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
1. Must be able to actively participate in the evaluation, testing and development of the company products in all types of environmental conditions.


To submit an application, please contact:
Melissa Laurent
601 Brooks Avenue South, Thief River Falls, MN 56701
mlaurent@arcticcatinc.com
Fax #: 218-681-9783

Design Engineer- ATV Engines

Responsibilities:

This individual will design, test, and oversee fabrication of ATV engines and components as well as oversee operation of engine tests. This will require the ability to develop accurate and concise layouts and detail drawings utilizing Pro-E CAD software.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Design layouts, components, and detail drawings for ATV engines through coordination with Product Team Manager and design team.
2. Assure completeness, accuracy, and maintain accurate records of all CAD work.
3. Efficiently and timely complete all drawings, calculations and cost objectives according to development schedules.
4. Assist Product Team Manager in development of timelines on projects.
5. Research and recommend material options for the design.
6. Schedule design reviews on projects when applicable.
7. Coordinate fabrication and assembly of prototype parts to review and test the application.
8. Support development and verification of components and engines through documentation of test plans and verifying plans are carried out in a timely manner.
9. Assist Product Team Manager and BOM Coordinator in the development of Bill of Material (BOM’s) and Engineering Change Notice (ECN’s).
10. Support development of service manuals and part books.
11. Maintain confidentia

Location: Thief River Falls, MN

Skills:

1. Proficient with Pro-E and/or Unigraphics CAD systems and 3D geometry.
2. Capable of developing descriptive geometry, auxiliary views, projections and sectioning.
3. General knowledge of the use of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing.
4. Self-motivated and punctual.

Education/Experience:

1. BS Mechanical Engineer or similar degree.
2. Engine design and development experience, preferably with 5 or more years working with 4-stroke engines.
3. Proficient in verbal and written communications and capable of using PC based spreadsheet and word processing systems.
4. Possess riding and evaluation skills.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

1. Capable of riding an ATV in variety of settings.
2. Capable of lifting 75 lbs.


To submit an application, please contact:
Melissa Laurent
601 Brooks Avenue South, Thief River Falls, MN 56701
mlaurent@arcticcatinc.com
Fax #: 218-681-9783

Sales/Marketing

District Sales Manager – Northwest Territory, Yukon Territory and British Columbia

Responsibilities:

Responsible for managing snowmobile and ATV/UTV dealer sales performance and market position within the Northwest Territory, Yukon Territory and British Columbia.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Must have strong sales background and in-depth knowledge of snowmobile and ATV/UTV markets.
2. Must meet sales goals established by Regional and National Sales Manager. These include snowmobile, ATV/UTV, dealer recruitments and PG&A sales.
3. Expected to complete weekly itineraries and accomplish daily management activities necessary to complete company goals. Work weekends as appropriate.
4. Assist dealers in product move around as necessary.
5. Assist in all state and dealer promotions as appropriate and in all corporate promotions relating to sales territory.
6. Closely monitor inventory, sales and retail activity of territory dealer base and stay abreast of competitive dealer activities.
7. Keep track of sales trends of other products typically carried by Arctic Cat dealer.
8. Assist Arctic Cat Credit department with repossession and dealer credit problems.
9. Participate in short notice programs and projects.
10. Spot-check programs for fraud, dealer participation.

Location:

Skills:

1. Must have strong sales background.
2. Must communicate well with dealers, other sales representative, consumers, and company personnel.
Personnel:
1. Strong time management a must.
2. Able to travel anywhere anytime.
3. Organizational skill and discipline.
4. Professional attitude and presence.
5. Must be self-motivated.
6. Strong verbal and written communication skills.
7. Good understanding of fundamental sales & marketing information and calculation.
Techniques:
1. In-depth knowledge of the snowmobile and ATV/UTV markets a must.

Education/Experience:

1. High school diploma or GED.
2. Bachelor of Science in Business or Marketing preferred.
3. 2-3 years of related experience.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
1. Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. occasionally.


To submit an application, please contact:
Melissa Laurent
601 Brooks Avenue South, Thief River Falls, MN 56701
mlaurent@arcticcatinc.com
Fax #: 218-681-9783

District Sales Manager- Arkansas and portions of Louisiana and Texas

Responsibilities:

Responsible for managing the ATV/UTV dealer sales performance and market position within Arkansas and portions of Louisiana and Texas.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Must have strong sales background and in depth knowledge of the ATV/UTV market.
2. Must meet sales goals established by Regional Sales Manager. These include ATV/UTV, dealer recruitments, PG & A sales.
3. Expected to complete weekly itineraries and accomplish daily management activities necessary to complete company goals. Work weekends as appropriate.
4. Assist dealers in product move around as necessary.
5. Assist in all state and dealer promotions as appropriate and in all corporate promotions relating to sales territory.
6. Closely monitor inventory, sales and retail activity of territory dealer base and stay abreast of competitive dealer activities.
7. Keep track of sales trends of other products typically carried by Arctic Cat dealer.
8. Assist Arctic Cat Credit department with repossession and dealer credit problems.
9. Participate in short notice programs and projects.
10. Spot check programs for fraud, dealer participation.
11. Ensure proper contacts and documen

Location:

Skills:

1. Must have strong sales background.
2. Must communicate well with dealers, other sales representative, consumers, and company personnel.
3. Strong time management a must.
4. Able to travel anywhere anytime.
5. Organizational skill and discipline.
6. Professional attitude and presence.
7. Must be self-motivated.
8. Strong verbal and written communication skills.
9. Good understanding of fundamental sales & marketing information and calculation techniques.
10. In-depth knowledge of the snowmobile and ATV/UTV markets a must.

Education/Experience:

1. High school diploma or GED.
2. Bachelor of Science in Business or Marketing preferred.
3. 3-5 years of related experience.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

1. Ability to lift up to 50 lbs occasionally.


To submit an application, please contact:
Melissa Laurent
601 Brooks Avenue South, Thief River Falls, MN 56701
mlaurent@arcticcatinc.com
Fax #: 218-681-9783

Service Parts/Order Entry

Service Parts Planner/Expeditor

Responsibilities:

Work with all aspects of the lifecycle product management of Arctic Cat service parts and/or accessories.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Material Master Maintenance.
2. Create and maintain a forecast for a specified group of parts.
3. Lifecycle product management.
4. Assist with special projects within the department.
5. Complete the specific Material Master Maintenance for Arctic Cat Sales in Plants 2000, 2100, and 3000.
6. Use APO and Like-model logic to create forecasts for all hard parts.
7. Review APO alerts and take appropriate action.
8. Ensure new materials get released by Engineering and costed by Accounting so S/P can place requirements with Purchasing.
9. Review results of MRP to ensure necessary inventory is ordered.
10. Expedite materials as required.
11. Maintain kit production schedule.
12. Coordinate with Accessory department regarding development and procurement.
13. Proactively pursue initiatives for price reductions and new product development.

Location: Thief River Falls, MN

Skills:

1. Knowledge of Arctic Cat S/M, ATV, and UTV parts and accessories.
2. Must have good mathematical and computer skills.
3. Knowledge of planning/procurement and SAP.
4. Must be able to estimate product support requirements of dealers and distributors.
5. Must be able to set up and maintain schedules of work in progress.
6. Must have good verbal and oral communication skills.
7. Must have good organizational skills.
8. Must have good presentation skills with knowledge of Microsoft Office programs such as
Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.

Education/Experience:

1. High school diploma.
2. Post-secondary education is a plus.
3. Office and computer experience necessary.


To submit an application, please contact:
Melissa Laurent
601 Brooks Avenue South, Thief River Falls, MN 56701
mlaurent@arcticcatinc.com
Fax #: 218-681-9783

Welding

Welder-2nd Shift

Responsibilities:

MIG welds with proper fusion.
2. Set the welding machine to proper heat setting for material.
3. Assist others in department or area with variety of work.
4. Keep work area organized and clean.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Understanding of welding processes, MIG and TIG.
2. Knowledge of various materials, steel and stainless steel.
3. Knowledge of welding machines and their proper use.
4. Knowledge of and ability to follow safety procedures.
5. Ability to work overtime as needed.

Location: Thief River Falls, MN

Skills:

Education/Experience:

Prior welding experience required.
1) Vocational or trade school training in welding.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

1) Ability to stand or sit in one general area for a portion of the shift.
2) Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.


To submit an application, please contact:
Melissa Laurent
601 Brooks Avenue South, Thief River Falls, MN 56701
mlaurent@arcticcatinc.com
Fax #: 218-681-9783

Purchasing

St. Cloud- Commodity Manager

Responsibilities:

Responsible for locating, qualifying, developing, and managing sources for parts within assigned commodity groups. Will negotiate purchase order agreements, implement and administer contracts, coordinate supplier certification programs, resolve supplier issues, and support supply management concepts, goals and procedures. It is the Commodity Manager’s responsibility to assure that all relevant data in the planning systems used to support the material requirements against a production plan/process, or project schedule is available, timely, and correct.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

The Commodity Manager will assure that all components or material for any product, process or project are available at the right time and place, of the specified quality, and are within inventory and unit cost goals by:

Coordinating the process of product, assembly, or part creation through:
1. Attendance at project meetings
2. Attendance of design reviews
3. Review of Engineering Change Orders
4. Providing assistance of supplier technical support
5. Monitoring lead times of their assigned commodities
6. Monitoring price and process trends

Planning, organizing, directing, and controlling sourcing activities that provide for the optimal quality, cost, and delivery for assigned items in line with the company’s new product introduction programs, production requirements, inventory and other supply objectives.

Coordinating the activities of the MRP/SAP planning and Demand Flow Technology (DFT) scheduling and releasing systems to ensure that the appropriate information is pro

Location: St. Cloud, Minnesota

Skills:

1. Knowledge of purchasing, strategic sourcing, supply chain management, production processes, and inventory management procedures.
2. Understanding the company’s material planning system and using it effectively in day-to-day activity.
3. Strong organizational, planning, analysis, and negotiation skills.
4. PC skills, including fluency in word processing and spreadsheet programs.
5. Understand and use technical information, including CAD system output, hard copy drawings, engineering bills of materials, indented bills of materials, process route sheets and quality assurance instructions.
6. Strong communication skills, both verbal and written.
7. Ability to work effectively in a cooperative, team-oriented, and fast paced environment.

Education/Experience:

1. BA or BS degree in a business, technical or related discipline.
2. Five years of relevant work experience.
3. Continuing education in purchasing and supply management preferred.


To submit an application, please contact:
Melissa Laurent
601 Brooks Avenue South, Thief River Falls, MN 56701
mlaurent@arcticcatinc.com
Fax #: 218-681-9783

Supply Chain Supervisor

Responsibilities:

The Supply Chain Supervisor (SCS) is responsible to maintain supply chain functions within SAP and Supplier Portal. In addition the SCS will develop, improve & control departmental processes and manage the reservation & change control process. The SCS is the primary interface between Supply Chain, Engineering and IT. The SCS will also be the backup for master scheduling.

The SCS focus will be to assure approved supply chain attributes are developed, implemented, and adhered to in SAP, Supplier Portal, change control, and reservations.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Manage and assure supplier portal attributes and elements of the system are maintained properly by cross functionally addressing approved projects. Execute communications to suppliers and assure data accuracy.
2. Develop and maintain supplier portal process and procedures to incorporate into training and improvement projects for efficient department functionality
3. Generate, develop and maintain departmental process and procedures. The process’ will be used as training guides throughout the department
4. Facilitate product change request document Provide accurate assessment of inventory impact. The person doing this job will research to determine quantity of existing inventory, in house at supplier and at service parts.
5. Interface with IT and Supply Chain personnel to address, improve, and maintain the approved projects and maintenance attributes
6. Other duties as assigned by Supervisor.

Location:

Skills:

Ability to use personal computers set on the Arctic Cat network.
2. Familiarity with other PC applications including word processing and spreadsheet programs.
3. Understanding of the company’s material planning system – SAP.
4. Ability to use the material planning system to generate reports to manage assigned duties or create additional reports as necessary.
5. Ability to read and understand blueprints, bills of material.
6. Working knowledge of production processes and inventory management procedures.
7. Ability to communicate effectively with internal departments and outside suppliers.
8. Work well in a fast-paced, team-based environment.

Education/Experience:

• SAP / APO Demand Planning experience
• Working knowledge of time
• Ability to identify variables driving business results
• Excellent computer skills with MS Excel and MS Office applications.
• 5 -7 years of experience
• BA/BS in Business/Industrial Engineering/Materials Management/Operations/ Supply Chain or other related field
• Legally authorized to work in the United States.


To submit an application, please contact:
Melissa Laurent
601 Brooks Avenue South, Thief River Falls, MN 56701
mlaurent@arcticcatinc.com
Fax #: 218-681-9783

Commodity Manager

Responsibilities:

Responsible for locating, qualifying, developing, and managing sources for parts within assigned commodity groups. Will negotiate purchase order agreements, implement and administer contracts, coordinate supplier certification programs, resolve supplier issues, and support supply management concepts, goals and procedures. It is the Commodity Manager’s responsibility to assure that all relevant data in the planning systems used to support the material requirements against a production plan/process, or project schedule is available, timely, and correct.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

The Commodity Manager will assure that all components or material for any product, process or project are available at the right time and place, of the specified quality, and are within inventory and unit cost goals by:

Coordinating the process of product, assembly, or part creation through:
1. Attendance at project meetings
2. Attendance of design reviews
3. Review of Engineering Change Orders
4. Providing assistance of supplier technical support
5. Monitoring lead times of their assigned commodities
6. Monitoring price and process trends

Planning, organizing, directing, and controlling sourcing activities that provide for the optimal quality, cost, and delivery for assigned items in line with the company’s new product introduction programs, production requirements, inventory and other supply objectives.

Coordinating the activities of the MRP/SAP planning and Demand Flow Technology (DFT) scheduling and releasing systems to ensure that the appropriate information is pro

Location: Thief River Falls, Minnesota

Skills:

1. Knowledge of purchasing, strategic sourcing, supply chain management, production processes, and inventory management procedures.
2. Understanding the company’s material planning system and using it effectively in day-to-day activity.
3. Strong organizational, planning, analysis, and negotiation skills.
4. PC skills, including fluency in word processing and spreadsheet programs.
5. Understand and use technical information, including CAD system output, hard copy drawings, engineering bills of materials, indented bills of materials, process route sheets and quality assurance instructions.
6. Strong communication skills, both verbal and written.
7. Ability to work effectively in a cooperative, team-oriented, and fast paced

Education/Experience:

1. BA or BS degree in a business, technical or related discipline.
2. Five years of relevant work experience.
3. Continuing education in purchasing and supply management preferred.


To submit an application, please contact:
Melissa Laurent
601 Brooks Avenue South, Thief River Falls, MN 56701
mlaurent@arcticcatinc.com
Fax #: 218-681-9783

Cost Engineer

Responsibilities:

The primary function of this position will be to lead and execute global projects to achieve direct material cost out. The projects are initiated, planned, controlled, executed and closed within a program portfolio management approach. Projects are executed using standard Arctic Cat project management processes, via multi-functional project teams.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Execution of direct material cost out sourcing projects to achieve cost down and project schedule goals.
2. Initiate, plan, monitor, execute and close global direct material cost down projects within a portfolio program management tool. Project leader will manage approximately 15-20 projects concurrently with a annual target threshold of $1M + realized.
3. Lead projects through a standard process to define scope and requirements, complete risk planning and user technical reviews, manage the request for proposal process with external suppliers, manage PPAP/FAIR, planning phase of project, and manage project phase gate reviews.
4. Ability to cross functionally influence, partner and collaborate with external suppliers, commodity managers and buyers, development engineers, manufacturing plants, and engineering globally.
5. Problem solving, deal effectively with conflicts, roadblocks, escalating as required to achieve targets.
6. Ability to negotiate changes with stakeholders to ad

Location:

Skills:

• Ability to identify variables driving business results
• Excellent computer skills with MS Excel and MS Office applications.
• Work well in a fast-paced, team-based environment.
• Ability to communicate effectively with internal departments and outside suppliers.
• Ability to read and understand blueprints, bills of material.
• Good time management skills.

Education/Experience:

• Bachelors Degree from accredited institution required
• Minimum of 3 years of experience in a manufacturing environment required
• Project management experience preferred
• Legally authorized to work in the United States.


To submit an application, please contact:
Melissa Laurent
601 Brooks Avenue South, Thief River Falls, MN 56701
mlaurent@arcticcatinc.com
Fax #: 218-681-9783

Buyer/Planner

Responsibilities:

Plan and formulate parts needs by analyzing MRP screens and reports. Place Purchase Orders needed to ensure fulfillment of material requirements (Production, Pre-Production, Service Parts or Indirect). Assure suppliers are on schedule, and expedite as required. Coordinate with incoming logistics to facilitate timely deliveries, utilizing planned transportation modes.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Manage materials requirements and deliveries for assigned parts/commodities/suppliers.
2. Establish commitments with suppliers necessary to support daily/weekly demand requirements.
3. Analyze requirements for the part or commodity for validity from areas with demands (e.g., manufacturing, service, and engineering).
4. Make adjustments for known capacity or service capabilities. Interact with manufacturing, engineering, other Purchasing personnel, and suppliers to determine constraints in supply or processing at Arctic Cat.
5. Make adjustments necessary due to production build forecast changes and ensure suppliers are able to support these changes.
6. Working with suppliers and accounts payable to resolve invoice/payment issues.
7. Participate in Material Review Board and facilitate resolution of purchased part quality issues.
8. Optimize inventory levels by using JIT principles.
9. Assist Commodity Managers with supply agreements, new sources of supply, supplier perfo

Location: Thief River Falls, Minnesota

Skills:

1. Must understand and effectively utilize MRP/SAP scheduling and releasing systems.
2. Must have knowledge of Bills of Material (BOMs) and structure.
3. Must have strong prioritization skills and ability to work in a fast-paced environment..
4. Solid work attendance record is required.
5. Ability to communicate effectively with internal functions and supplier personnel.
6. Strong organizational, planning and problem solving skills.
7. Self-motivated and diligent work habits.
8. Ability to exercise sound, independent judgment.
9. Ability to prepare spreadsheets (MS Excel) and perform basic analysis.

Education/Experience:

1. Bachelor’s degree
2. APICS certification preferred.
3. Previous knowledge or experience with material planning systems (e.g., SAP).
4. Ability to read blueprints helpful.


To submit an application, please contact:
Melissa Laurent
601 Brooks Avenue South, Thief River Falls, MN 56701
mlaurent@arcticcatinc.com
Fax #: 218-681-9783

POGA (Parts, Oil, Garments, Accessories)

Arcticwear & Drift Product Development Coordinator

Responsibilities:

The successful candidate creates the design vision and product plan for Arcticwear & Drift Outerwear as well as ancillary products. Following product development, this person coordinates the development, sourcing, and initial purchasing for these products through to delivery to the Distribution Center. This position is a blend between business management skills and motorsports style development.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Appropriate level of price points, costs, color, features, and competitive research.
2. Overall product design vision for Arcticwear & Drift Outerwear.
3. Product plan development for Arcticwear & Drift Outerwear.
4. Product styling and function development for final products (fabric, insulations, features, coatings, and trim selection) of Arcticwear & Drift Outerwear.
5. Source designers and coordinate product design and/or prints.
6. Coordinate prototype development.
7. Achieve cost, retail, and margin targets.
8. Create, track, monitor, and appropriate data.
9. Develop sales forecasting and execute purchasing plan.

Location: Thief River Falls, MN

Skills:

Team player, willing to work with other department employees and other departments to achieve common department and company objectives
2. Engaged in our business as an active user of our product.
3. Computer design skills such as Photo Shop and Illustrator preferred.
4. Ability to establish, maintain and adhere to realistic product development timelines.
5. Willingness and ability to travel 15-20 days a year.
6. Exceptional verbal and written communication skills.
7. Strong Microsoft Office / Excel skills.
8. Exceptional organizational skills.
9. Strong sense of style.

Education/Experience:

1 High School Diploma or GED.
2. Four-year degree in Apparel Design, Industrial Design, Graphic Arts or equivalent design experience.
3. Minimum five years experience in apparel design or related field.


To submit an application, please contact:
Melissa Laurent
601 Brooks Avenue South, Thief River Falls, MN 56701
mlaurent@arcticcatinc.com
Fax #: 218-681-9783

Sales Specialist – Parts, Garments & Accessories

Responsibilities:

This assignment is responsible for: PG&A specific sales support to the North American dealer network and Arctic Cat sales organization. The individual will focus on an identified subset of North American dealers (PG&A Target Stores) and will provide them additional PG&A attention/information ( recommendations on product information to help their District Sales Managers sell, program information,…) to fuel increased PG&A sales growth.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Create a selection process to identify top dealer opportunities for accelerated PG&A sales growth (20%+). Study the available data and make recommendations on which dealers will be in the PG&A Target Stores.
2. With the DSM, conduct an introductory face to face business meeting with each of the dealers in the PG&A Target Stores to identify “the plan”. Once the dealer, DSM and Sales Specialist have signed off on the plan, start providing the additional assistance to the dealer as outlined in the plan on an ongoing basis.
3. Conduct at least 2 face to face meetings with the PG&A Target Stores per year. Telephone and electronic communication to be ongoing.
4. Stay current on all PG&A on going promotions. Keep the PG&A Target Stores and other top PG&A dealers aware of the key programs. Be knowledgeable of the Pre Season ordering programs and help the dealers place their orders to maximize the program benefits and the dealers’ business objectives.
5. Stay current on product

Location: Thief River Falls, MN

Skills:

1. Strong teaching and training skills related to both retail sales and merchandising.
2. Experience in consultative selling.
3. Strong business acumen with a focus on creating business growth..
4. Knowledge of category management, store fixturing and contemporary point of sale tactics.
5. Knowledge of writing effective business plans.
6. Experience in the Powersports industry and solid awareness of the competitive landscape for all of our PG&A competitors.
7. Project management skills – ability to implement project according to timeline and budget and monitor progress on a monthly basis.
8. Computer savvy – comfortable using Word, PowerPoint, Excel to track and communicate business progress.
9. Solid communication skills – written and verbal.
10. Ability to garner support from other Arctic Cat departments, dealers and outside vendors.
11. Possession of a passport and ability to travel extensively within North America.

Education/Experience:

1. College degree is preferred.
2. Experience in the power sports industry, preferably merchandising Arctic Cat products and related PG &A.
3. Experience in hard-line (parts and accessories) and soft line (Arcticwear).
4. Strong teaching and training skills related to merchandising at retail.
5. Sales network experience a definite asset.trng leader with a “rolled up sleeves


To submit an application, please contact:
Melissa Laurent
601 Brooks Avenue South, Thief River Falls, MN 56701
mlaurent@arcticcatinc.com
Fax #: 218-681-9783

Service and Warranty

Parts Technical Coordinator

Responsibilities:

The individual in this position will be responsible for working with Engineering, Service Parts, Accessories and Dealer Support to develop an online PG&A solutions database. This individual will coordinate the parts related solution flow from Dealer Support to Arctic Cat dealers.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Develop a process for coordinating the flow of PG&A solutions from Arctic Cat to the dealer network.
2. Coordinate the live online solutions development of the PG&A solutions database
3. Collect, record and report related field information in a manner that is legible, complete in detail, accurate and timely.
4. Provide assistance to dealers in determining proper usage of the Online solutions database and provide assistance, as needed, with dealer training through participation in factory training and other activities designated by the company or department.
5. Participate in special projects, assignments and other activities as required by the needs of the Product Support Department.

Location: Thief River Falls, MN

Skills:

• Self motivated and diligent work habits.
• Strong organizational, planning, and problem solving skills.

• Able to efficiently handle multiple tasks.

• Exceptional work attendance record.

• Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills.

• Computer skills, including abilities in word processing and spreadsheet programs (ie Lotus Notes, MS Word, Excel, SAP).
• Professional attitude and presence.
• Ability to travel occasionally during the year.
• Able to maintain a high degree of confidentiality.

Education/Experience:

1. Minimum of a 9 month Technical college diploma with preference for a 2 year Technical college diploma.
2. Prior experience with power recreation products preferably snowmobiles and/or ATV’s.


To submit an application, please contact:
Melissa Laurent
601 Brooks Avenue South, Thief River Falls, MN 56701
mlaurent@arcticcatinc.com
Fax #: 218-681-9783

Quality

St. Cloud- Supplier Quality Engineer

Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will be responsible to design, evaluate and implement quality assurance principals as they relate to process sampling systems, quality system procedures, statistical techniques and supplier quality practices.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Document data-Assist in the development and maintenance of the document and data collection systems both internally and with Arctic Cat suppliers. Develop and write those standard procedures applicable to the systems developed.
2. Quality Audits-Participate in quality audits that can include Internal Quality system/process audits as well as supplier quality system/process audits.
3. Quality Planning-A key member of the quality planning group for the Quality Department.
4. Production and Efficiency-Seeks and makes recommendations for ways to improve product and process capability based on the company and supplier metrics.
5. Performs quality engineering reviews of design documentation for compliance with stated requirements, including supplier quality manuals and company quality records.
6. Applies statistical process control (SPC) methods for analyzing data to evaluate current processes as well as the results of process changes.
7. Plan and organize projects-A key member of

Location: St. Cloud, Minnesota

Skills:

1. Communication Skills-Ability to communicate (verbal/written) effectively with customers, suppliers and employees.
2. Demonstrated understanding of Quality tools to include but not limited to, SPC, Capability Analysis (Cp, CpK, PpK), Gage R & R, metrology tools and techniques, FMEA, etc.
3. Demonstrated ability to work in a cooperative and team oriented environment.
4. Demonstrated ability to work and make decisions independently and lead others to the completion of assigned tasks.
5. A thorough working knowledge of engine components, accessories and tolerances.
6. Demonstrated knowledge of blue print reading to include geometric dimensioning and tolerances (GD & T).

Education/Experience:

1. BS or BA degree Mechanical, Industrial Manufacturing Engineering, Quality or other technically related field.
2. Demonstrated understanding of geometric tolerances, tolerance stacks and blue print reading ability.
3. Demonstrated knowledge of ISO-QS9001 Quality Management Systems and related tools including APQP, PPAP, control planning and failure modes and effects analysis.
4. Thorough knowledge of engines and engine components.
5. Demonstrated knowledge and experience applying disciplined problem solving methods utilizing statistical and scientific problem solving tools.
6. Demonstrated thorough knowledge of what makes up a working quality system as well as the ability to clearly generate standard operating procedures, work instructions as well as reports.
7. Demonstrated strong communication skills both written and verbal.
8. Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to establish positive working relationships with manufacturing, design, materials, suppliers and mana


To submit an application, please contact:
Melissa Laurent
601 Brooks Avenue South, Thief River Falls, MN 56701
mlaurent@arcticcatinc.com
Fax #: 218-681-9783

Clerical (Quality)

Responsibilities:

The individual in this position will be responsible for a variety of clerical tasks for the Quality Assurance Department.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Preparation of correspondence for the Quality Assurance Department
a. Non conforming material and corrective action
b. Track supplier response time to corrective action requests
2. Development of spread sheets and miscellaneous reporting formats (monthly scorecard data to include PPM and CAR turn around
3. Preparation of monthly reporting to include supplier quality performance and measures.
4. Provide travel and logistics support to Quality Staff
5. Monitor and maintain controllable expense budget
6. Assist in coordination of Quality Department functions Miscellaneous computer tasks as necessary
7. Maintain calendar and contact information of traveling department personnel.
8. Monitor, maintain and support ZHOLD for held product

Location: Thief River Falls, MN

Skills:

1. Very good typing skills
2. Excellent communication skills both verbal and written.
3. Excellent telephone skills
4. Ability to handle stress in a fast paced environment
5. Ability to prioritize workload and multi-task on a daily basis.
6. Flexibility to work through task completion.
7. Solid working knowledge or ability to acquire skills for MS Office suite to include Word, Excel, Power-point, Access and Lotus Notes.
8. Proficient in SAP
9. Ability to operate effectively other office equipment to include fax, scan and copy machines.

Education/Experience:

1. High School Diploma or GED preferred
2. Previous experience in an office environment


To submit an application, please contact:
Melissa Laurent
601 Brooks Avenue South, Thief River Falls, MN 56701
mlaurent@arcticcatinc.com
Fax #: 218-681-9783

Supplier Quality Engineer

Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will be responsible to design, evaluate and implement quality assurance principals as they relate to process sampling systems, quality system procedures, statistical techniques and supplier quality practices.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Document data-Assist in the development and maintenance of the document and data collection systems both internally and with Arctic Cat suppliers. Develop and write those standard procedures applicable to the systems developed.
2. Quality Audits-Participate in quality audits that can include Internal Quality system/process audits as well as supplier quality system/process audits.
3. Quality Planning-A key member of the quality planning group for the Quality Department.
4. Production and Efficiency-Seeks and makes recommendations for ways to improve product and process capability based on the company and supplier metrics.
5. Performs quality engineering reviews of design documentation for compliance with stated requirements, including supplier quality manuals and company quality records.
6. Applies statistical process control (SPC) methods for analyzing data to evaluate current processes as well as the results of process changes.
7. Plan and organize projects-A key member of

Location: Thief River Falls, MN

Skills:

1. Communication Skills-Ability to communicate (verbal/written) effectively with customers, suppliers and employees.
2. Demonstrated understanding of Quality tools to include but not limited to, SPC, Capability Analysis (Cp, CpK, PpK), Gage R & R, metrology tools and techniques, FMEA, etc.
3. Demonstrated ability to work in a cooperative and team oriented environment.
4. Demonstrated ability to work and make decisions independently and lead others to the completion of assigned tasks.
5. A thorough working knowledge of engine components, accessories and tolerances.
6. Demonstrated knowledge of blue print reading to include geometric dimensioning and tolerances (GD & T).

Education/Experience:

1. BS or BA degree Mechanical, Industrial Manufacturing Engineering, Quality or other technically related field.
2. Demonstrated understanding of geometric tolerances, tolerance stacks and blue print reading ability.
3. Demonstrated knowledge of ISO-QS9001 Quality Management Systems and related tools including APQP, PPAP, control planning and failure modes and effects analysis.
4. Thorough knowledge of engines and engine components.
5. Demonstrated knowledge and experience applying disciplined problem solving methods utilizing statistical and scientific problem solving tools.
6. Demonstrated thorough knowledge of what makes up a working quality system as well as the ability to clearly generate standard operating procedures, work instructions as well as reports.
7. Demonstrated strong communication skills both written and verbal.
8. Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to establish positive working relationships with manufacturing, design, materials, suppliers and mana


To submit an application, please contact:
Melissa Laurent
601 Brooks Avenue South, Thief River Falls, MN 56701
mlaurent@arcticcatinc.com
Fax #: 218-681-9783

Paint

Paint Line Assembler (3rdShift)

Responsibilities:

The individual in this position will be responsible for hanging and removing parts from the paint line.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Hang parts on paint line to be painted.
2. Remove parts from the line and place in bins/boxes properly to avoid damaging painted parts.

Location: Thief River Falls, MN

Skills:

1. Ability to identify parts correctly to keep separated.
2. Knowledge of or ability to learn proper hanging procedures to minimize rejects.
3. Knowledge of or ability to learn proper stripping procedures

Education/Experience:

1. Ability to work on cement floors for 10 hrs per day.
2. Ability to successfully complete occupational safety screen for position based upon job function requirements.
3. Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs. It is recommended that employees lifting more than 50 pounds seek assistance.


To submit an application, please contact:
Melissa Laurent
601 Brooks Avenue South, Thief River Falls, MN 56701
mlaurent@arcticcatinc.com
Fax #: 218-681-9783

Production

Assembly- (7am-3:30pm)

Responsibilities:

The individual in this position will complete a variety of tasks to assemble snowmobiles or ATVs.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Assemble snowmobiles or ATVs.
2. Maintain a safe work environment.

Location: Thief River Falls, MN

Skills:

1. Mechanically inclined.
2. Understanding of production parts and how to use them.
3. Ability to maintain an even workflow.

Education/Experience:

1. High school diploma or GED preferred.
2. Experience working in assembly preferred.
3. Good attendance record.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

1. Ability to be on feet for up to 10 hrs. per day.
2. Ability to lift up to 35 pounds, it is recommended that employees handling over 50 lbs seek assistance.
3. Ability to work overtime as required.


To submit an application, please contact:
Melissa Laurent
601 Brooks Avenue South, Thief River Falls, MN 56701
mlaurent@arcticcatinc.com
Fax #: 218-681-9783

Multi-Media

Multi-Media Editor

Responsibilities:

The person in this position participates in all phases to edit, correct, and critique any/all Arctic Cat publications from rough drafts to final copy. The person in this position will be part of a team that produces various product support materials such as service & operator manuals for Arctic Cat products. Attention to detail, accuracy, and speed are extremely important. In addition, this person may be asked to participate in other related activities as required by the needs of the department.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Provide editing and technical writing support for service manuals, operator’s manuals, and pre-delivery manuals.
2. Provide editing support for illustrated parts manuals to ensure that manuals are as technically correct as possible at time of printing.
3. Provide editing and technical writing support for accessory kit instructions, service bulletins and advisories, and dealer publications.
4. Provide editing and technical writing support to the Product Service & Warranty Department as needed.
5. Participate in special projects, assignments, and other additional activities as required by the needs of the department.

Location: Thief River Falls, MN

Skills:

1. Some technical or mechanical knowledge particularly in snowmobile, ROV and ATV mechanics.
2. Willingness to participate in a multi-task team environment.
3. Strong written and verbal communication skills including ability to properly mark-up copy for revisions.
4. Ability to effectively utilize or learn common publication software including, but not limited to, Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Creative Suite, as well as other software common to the industry.
5. Strong understanding of English language including spelling, punctuation, and grammar.
6. Ability to conform to Arctic Cat style of writing for project consistency.
7. Candidates with knowledge of French or related foreign languages will be given additional consideration.

Education/Experience:

1. High school diploma or GED required.
2. At least a B.A. in English, Journalism, Technical Writing or related field in which strong grammar, spelling and punctuation skills are required.
3. Prior experience in a related field.


To submit an application, please contact:
Melissa Laurent
601 Brooks Avenue South, Thief River Falls, MN 56701
mlaurent@arcticcatinc.com
Fax #: 218-681-9783