Product Design Engineer

Posted on July 10, 2024. Primary Region: Steinbach, MB

At Elmers we’ve been equipping farmers with innovative solutions for 40 years. Owning and operating our own farm we understand what farmers need and want out of our products and our company. We strive to provide our customers with products that will effectively handle even the toughest environments. Harvest after harvest, our mission is to produce world-class farm equipment for the needs of the progressive farmer.

We're excited about the innovation required to aid in the production of the crops farmers grow to feed the world, and we currently have an open opportunity for you as an Product Design Engineer in the R&D department.

We’re Looking For
• High-energy collaborators who are passionate about team success and product design.
• A Bachelor’s Degree or Diploma in Manufacturing, Mechanical or Biosystems Engineering (completed or in progress).
• Knowledge of geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T) is considered an asset.
• Experience with design tools such as Autodesk Inventor (or similar 3D CAD system).
• A hands-on and team-focused work style.
• Willing to travel domestically and internationally for short period of time (1-2 weeks) during the year.
• Experience in the agriculture industry is also considered and asset.

In This Role You Will
• Research and identify industry trends and analyze existing products.
• Generate creative ideas for new products or improvements that meet customer needs.
• Design new products and build prototypes and work with testing to validate product.
• Collaborate with manufacturing teams to integrate new products and product refinements into production.
• Collaborate with supply chain team to source parts and products.
• Management and analysis of assigned projects.
• Document design specifications and processes for various audiences.

In addition to a competitive salary, benefits, and pension plan, we offer a dynamic, growing workplace that provides opportunities for all staff to have an impact.

Our facility is conveniently situated near Altona, MB - 36km east of Winkler, and only 100km south of Winnipeg. Altona is an attractive, caring, and progressive community with abundant cultural, recreational, and educational opportunities for all ages. With amenities and opportunities that rival much larger municipalities, there’s no better place to be.

Elmer’s Manufacturing Ltd. welcomes applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request during the assessment and selection process.

For more information and to apply, please visit the careers section of our website, or submit your resume in confidence to

9118 Hwy 30 N
Altona, MB

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