Design Engineer

Buhler Industries Inc.
Fargo, ND Full-time
Posted on June 19, 2019

Provide engineering support to the Farm King product lines through new designs and/or updates to existing designs. You will work with R&D personnel to fabricate and test fit, new or redesigned components and act as support to sales, production, service and quality as required.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Prepare sketches and drawings of design concepts
  • Develop product design from initial concept through design, prototype build, test, and into production
  • Perform engineering calculations and solutions
  • Interface with key personnel to determine engineering and manufacturing capabilities
  • Coordinate prototype builds of designs and support R&D Technicians as required
  • Understand change control process and work within its bounds
  • Create and maintain product bill of materials using MAPICS
  • Develop and modify detailed drawings for production use
  • Assist the production implementation of new designs and changes to existing designs
  • Support production, purchasing and quality with changes or reviews to existing product
  • Maintain competency through ongoing skills development
  • Maintain and clean working areas by following 5S standards
  • At times physically work with R & D personnel in the shop area on equipment
  • Primarily works in an office setting with some shop work


  • Bachelor's Degree or Diploma in Mechanical Engineering, or related field; or currently pursuing
  • Experience with agricultural equipment (farming background) is preferable
  • Knowledge of 3D CAD systems
  • Mechanically inclined
  • Knowledge of software packages including, but not limited to, Autodesk Inventor, Autodesk Simulator, Autodesk Vault, MAPICS, AS400, Microsoft Office, IBM Lotus Notes are definite assets
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently, organize and accurately prioritize work, be detail-oriented, understand when urgency is required and use good judgment in varied situations.
  • Ability to concentrate on tasks, make decisions and work calmly and effectively in a high-pressure, deadline driven environment
  • Willingness to be flexible with time and adjust to changing work environment
  • Ability to build and maintain positive relationships while maintaining a customer service orientation
  • Consistent attendance
  • Ability to understand technical ideas and concepts and explain appropriately for varied audiences
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision

We offer competitive salary and benefits.