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Vista Outdoor Design Engineer - CCI/Speer in Lewiston, Idaho

Job Description

The Position

Our Lewiston, ID location is seeking a Design and Development Engineer to add to our team. The Position is responsible for:


  • Design, develop and implement new or improved products by applying research and sound engineering practices to improve the company's competitive position and financial performance.

  • Design, develop and implement new or improved production processes by applying research and sound engineering practices to improve the company's competitive position and financial performance.

  • Manage product, process or facility capital projects, including the budget, project timeline, suppliers and support personnel while coordinating other input resources such as Marketing, Manufacturing and Q.A. to insure timely and satisfactory project completion.

  • Provide engineering technical support to other internal CCI/Speer departments to enable them to meet their objectives.

  • Review new business opportunities and assess technical feasibility of implementation.

  • Provide technical support to other Vista Outdoor locations on assigned projects.

  • Basic firearms safety and handling.


Education and Experience Requirements:

  • 4 year engineering, physics, or science degree.

  • 0-2 years’ engineering experience in manufacturing industry

  • Basic understanding of SolidWorks® 3D modeling software

Additional Desired Requirements:

  • Preferably experience in high volume, small parts production, automated manufacturing and part assembly.

  • Experience with Finite Element Analysis as it applies to fluid flow and solid materials.

  • Extensive experience with firearms and related equipment.

  • Experience with photographic and video editing software.

We offer a highly competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including: medical and dental, vision, disability and life insurance, 401K, PTO, tuition reimbursement, and the ability to add value to an exciting mission!

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Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Protected Veteran/Disabled

Join our talented team! Employees at Vista Outdoor are passionate and committed to delivering quality products to our customers. Our culture centers on an engaged and accountable workforce. Our goal is to attract and retain a diverse workforce: rich in talent, background, ideas and experience.

Vista Outdoor is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants are considered for employment without regard race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and any other characteristics protected by law. The EEO Law poster is available here:

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