Hiniker Company is a progressive manufacturer of agricultural implements, snow and ice removal equipment and related electronic systems.

All Hiniker employees receive a competitive total compensation package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, and Short Term Disability, Vacation, PTO, and Holiday Pay. Hiniker Company has a consistently contributed to employee's 401k plan for last 20+ years.

Senior Electrical Engineer

Job Responsibilities

As a member of our team you will be a part of the diversity and depth of experience allowing us to tackle virtually any size or type of project with both speed of delivery and technical excellence. As an Electrical Engineer you will lead the design of electrical systems and applications for products that we currently offer and help develop new product lines. Through attending site surveys, meeting with our team, coordination with trades, and delegation of project tasks, you will ensure project deadlines are met and a superior product is delivered.

Responsibilities Include:

Coordinate with the Engineering team for project assignments and on new product development ideas.
Coordinate, conduct and delegate project responsibilities to engineering team members.
Prioritize engineering team labor to meet multiple moving deadlines.
Track project budgets.
Attend site surveys to gather initial project data.
Attend meetings to discuss project design.
Coordination with Hiniker’s team throughout the whole life cycle of the product.
Perform post construction punch walks to ensure design intents have been met.
Attending and participating in weekly Engineering Project Status Meetings.
Provide support and direction for production issue resolution.
Establish success criteria for manufacturing readiness (repeatability, reliability).

Desired Education & Experience

Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering.
7 years’ experience as a lead Electrical Engineer or Senior Electrical Engineer.

Desired Skill Sets

Demonstrated leadership ability.
Ability to mentor young engineers and participate in their training.
Ability to manage multiple deadlines while maintaining quality.
Ability to review other’s work and give appropriate feedback to ensure quality control.
Ability to participate in construction phase services.
Ability to use good engineering judgment in resolving problems that arise in the field.
High degree of interpersonal and relationship building skills.
Ability to understand Hiniker’s desired outcome as it relates to budget and timing and drive designs to meet those outcomes.
Strong desire to increase skills and knowledge through additional training.
Strong organizational, communication and writing skills.


Highly competitive compensation package.
Industry leading health, dental, vision and life insurance benefits.
401K plan with generous employer match.
Great holiday and PTO plan.


Commensurate with experience.


Welder (MIG)
Full-Time (Non-Exempt): Monday-Friday 7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Candidates must be able to successfully pass a background check and comply with Hiniker's Drug and Alcohol Testing Policy.

To apply:
Either stop into Hiniker at:

58766 240th Street
Mankato, MN 56002

Or email resume to Connie Van Raalte, HR Manager at hr@hiniker.com


Thank you,
Connie Van Raalte
Human Resources Manager
Hiniker Company
58766 240th Street
P.O. Box 3407
Mankato, MN 56002-3407
Phone: 507.625.0348
Email: hr@hiniker.com










An Equal Opportunity Employer