Manufacturing Engineer

Rice Lake Weighing Systems

Rice Lake, WI


For over 76 years Rice Lake Weighing Systems has been a successful, growth-oriented company known as a leader in the weighing industry and our community. Located in scenic northwestern Wisconsin just 90 miles from Minneapolis, RLWS offers big city careers in a small-town atmosphere. We are seeking a Manufacturing Engineer to join our team!


The Manufacturing Engineer will design, engineer, and test new/custom products toward customer specifications. Designs improvements to existing products. Develops Bills of Materials, drawings, solid modeling drawings, engineering documentation and other items on designed products. Uses experience and knowledge with machining, metal forming, welding, casting, painting and plating in the development of products. May lead project teams and handles multiple projects. Ensures designs are focused toward reliable and cost-effective products. Works as a member of a team maintaining self-directed work in order to obtain the highest level of customer service, quality and efficiency. Aids in the manufacturing of products and oversees the installation processes. Assist with departmental activities including, working with customers, coordinates with outside vendors and reviewing manuals. 



Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Manufacturing Engineering or related field, or five (5) or more years of equivalent experience.
  • Two (2) or more years of industrial product design experience.
  • One (1) or more years of SolidWorks experience


Skills Required


  • Excellent SolidWorks CAD skills including 3D modeling, creation of both small and large assemblies and drafting.
  • Keeps up to date with new technologies which may be applicable to the scale industry, act as a catalyst and technological resources for the implementation of new technologies.
  • Travels to customer locations and other business functions in the performance of above essential job functions.

RLWS is a successful, energetic, customer-driven organization that offers competitive wages, great working conditions, medical, dental, vision, flexible spending, disability, life, vacation, sick time, holidays, profit sharing, 401k, 401k matching and wellness benefit programs.


This position requires on-site presence at our Corporate Headquarters in Rice Lake, Wisconsin; telecommuting is not available.


If you need assistance with your application, please call (800) 472-6703. Rice Lake Weighing Systems is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities. Rice Lake Weighing Systems is a Substance-Free Workplace and requires pre-employment drug screens.