Position:     Engineering Technician
Shift:             1st Shift
Location:    The Specialty Mfg. Co. – White Bear Lake, MN

Position Description:

  • Performs hands on testing of products in support of development, conformance and support data.
  • Designs and validate mechanical testing fixtures required for product testing.
  • Evaluates results from testing and helps to determine acceptability of data.
  • Assist with technical capabilities to produce and maintain manufacturing effectiveness.
  • Participates in problem solving related to non-conforming materials and product returns.
  • Position reports directly to Director of Engineering.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Prepares test results and analyses that is effective and accurate.
  • Creates and revises reports and documentation using spreadsheets, graphs, memo/letters and CAD.
  • Supports manufacturing activities by helping to generate processes & procedures that are reliable, repeatable, cost effective and in a timely bases per planned schedules.
  • Works with minimal supervision on assignments that are moderately complex.
  • Develops, with Director of Engineering, priorities, plans and schedules for timely execution of tasks.
  • Coordinates multiple assignments according to appropriate priority
  • Becomes familiar with and maintains an awareness of Company products and goals.

Job Requirements:


  • Two year or better degree in mechanical, engineering, industrial or similar technology, or equivalent understanding of equipment and materials


  • Three to ten years of experience with mechanical equipment.
  • Understanding basic design principles (machine design, fluid mechanics, thermodynamics and economics).
  • Thorough understanding of design drawings.
  • Awareness and some understanding SPC, DOE, FMEA & SPC.
  • Effective utilization of Microsoft Excel & Word and manufacturing enterprise software.
  • Use of CAD (Solid Works) a plus.
  • Good written and oral communication skills.
  • Good analytical skills

Apply Now!

Print a copy of our application by clicking here. You may email the completed application as an attachment to [email protected] or fax to 651-846-5254.

Interested candidates may also email their resume to [email protected] (only .doc, .pdf or .txt formats will be accepted). Your information will be submitted to The Specialty Mfg. Co. Human Resources Department for review. Applications and resumes will be retained for one year. The Specialty Mfg. Co. is fully committed to the concept and equal practice of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action in all aspects of employment. The Specialty Mfg. Co. considers all applicants regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, or any other legally protected status.

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