Engineer I - Manufacturing Systems
Pella, IA 
Posted 1 month ago
Job Description

Who We Are

Vermeer equips customers doing important work around the world. We are global, driven by innovation and growing. The equipment we make manages natural resources, connects people and feeds and fuels communities. We live out a caring culture, we demonstrate agility, we keep a focus on customers and are stewards of our resources. These beliefs drive our culture, determine how we treat others and steer our business.

Job Summary

Work Shift

1 - First Shift

Are you the type of person who loves both getting your hands dirty and getting to explore new technology? In this role you will assist the Manufacturing Systems Team in its pursuit of Industry 4.0 by creating a next generation, digital manufacturing backbone. We're looking for individuals who can help deploy new technology, automation and data systems into all of our manufacturing plants.

What You'll Do

1. Tie the digital thread throughout manufacturing by developing apps and systems that allow for both manual and automated data collection throughout production.

2. Automate specific manufacturing tasks and processes using robotics, software and other technology.

3. Integrate disparate systems and processes from multiple plants into one common digital system.

4. Inform team members how to work best by developing systems that provide instructions for our team and reporting on how we are performing.

What We're Looking For

- Bachelor's degree in an Engineering field or Computer Science.

- Experience and enthusiasm to work in a manufacturing environment.

- Familiarity with object-oriented programming languages and willingness to learn new languages on the fly.

- Experience with data reporting tools including Microsoft Power Platform (PowerBI, PowerApps, and PowerAutomate) and knowledge of how to effectively present information gathered in those tools.

- Knowledge of manufacturing automation and robotics (PLC and API programming), SQL database programming, enterprise resource planning and product lifecycle management systems a plus.

Work Location

ONSITE: A team member's day-to-day work is best done on a Vermeer campus. If work content can be occasionally completed at an offsite location, discuss potential arrangements with your manager.

Equal Opportunity Employer

At Vermeer Corporation, we believe in the value of your unique identity, background, and experiences. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status or any other status protected by the law. Applicants requiring a reasonable accommodation due to a disability at any stage of the employment application process should contact Team Member Solutions at (641) 621-8767 or at

Interested? We'd love to get to know you.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or veteran status.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
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