Textron 2019 Electrical Engineer I - Thief River Falls, MN in Thief River Falls, Minnesota

2019 Electrical Engineer I - Thief River Falls, MN


About Textron Specialized Vehicles Inc.

Textron Specialized Vehicles Inc. is a leading global manufacturerof golf cars, utility and personal transportation vehicles, snowmobiles,side-by-sides, all-terrain vehicles, professional turf-care equipment, andground support equipment. Textron Specialized Vehicles markets products underthe E-Z-GO®, Cushman®, Arctic Cat®, Textron Off RoadTM, Jacobsen®, DixieChopper®, Ransomes®, TUG™, DouglasTM, Premier™ and Safeaero™ brands. Itsvehicles are found in environments ranging from golf courses to factories,airports to planned communities, and theme parks to hunting preserves.


SupportLead Project Engineers in the development and integration of electrical systemsand electrical components into vehicles.


  • Design and development of variouselectrical systems and controllers. These include motors, controllers, switches,relays, wire harnesses, electronic displays, and lighting.

  • Some electrical design will also berequired for integration and system development of electro-mechanical systems.

  • Assist in design and documentation of vehicle electricalarchitecture.

  • Review of existing supplier circuit designsfor quality and cost to eliminate potential quality issues and identifypotential cost savings.

  • Develop Project Timelines in supportof Program milestones.

  • Revise/review and create FunctionalSpecifications.

  • Revise/reviewand create Engineering Design Standards.

  • Conduct DFMEA and create test andanalysis plans for Product Validation.

  • Perform Tolerance Studies onComponents and Assemblies.

  • Development and Release of EngineeringComponent and Assembly Drawings.

  • Resolve Test Issues and DocumentThrough the use of the PDCA Process.

  • Planning and management of componentand system-level validation testing.

  • Test and certification reportgeneration.

  • Perform cross functional designreviews and Design for Assembly (DFA) and Design for Manufacturing (DFM)Assessments on Components & Assemblies.

  • Follow Textron Specialized Vehiclesproduct development process and methods for tracking project status and openissues.

  • Leads project elements and maintainsfrequent contact with other functional areas, contract engineering services andsuppliers.

  • Must be a “Hands On” Engineer –willing to build prototypes and work on vehicles as needed.


Capability Requirements:

  • UG or other CAD experience.

  • Teamcenter or other CAD database tools.

  • Visual Basic or other programminglanguages.

  • Engineering analysis software, such asMatlab.

  • Microsoft office products.

  • XFMEA.

Education Requirements:

Bachelor of Science Electrical Engineering required.

EEO Statement

Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise, have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

Job Engineering

Primary Location US-Minnesota-Thief River Falls

Recruiting Company Textron Specialized Vehicles

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Individual Contributor

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 265906