Design Engineer

  • Salina, KS
  • Full-time

Company Description

Great Plains Manufacturing goes to great pains to help farmers across the fruited plain to sow, grow, and harvest the fruits of their labor. Through its Great Plains division the company designs, manufactures, and sells agricultural planting, spraying, and cultivating equipment. Its Land Pride unit sells landscaping products, such as mowers and aerators. Great Plains Acceptance Corporation (GPAC) provides equipment financing, and Great Plains Trucking provides related trucking services in the US and Canada. Great Plains Manufacturing distributes its products through a network of about 1,000 Great Plains dealers and some 1,600 Land Pride dealers. The company also sells equipment to more than 50 countries.

Job Description


Looking to make your mark? Want an opportunity to design innovative products for a worldwide customer base? Want a work environment that allows you freedom to run with ideas?

Land Pride, a Division of Great Plains Mfg., has a NEW position available for a Product Design Engineer located in Salina, KS.

 This is an opportunity to join our adept team of Designers developing new products to add to our constantly expanding line of tractor and skid-steer mounted implements, and Zero Turn Mowers.


The successful candidate must have a BS in Mechanical or Agriculture Engineering. Pro/E experience, and agriculture or hydraulic design experience a plus.

Knowledge of farming and/or landscaping practices and equipment, understanding of manufacturing methods, and the ability to work in a fast paced environment with a diverse group. Hydraulic and/or Ag Electronic experience a plus.

Self-motivate individual with leadership qualities Agriculture or landscaping background. And Willingness to travel.

Must be legallyauthorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship.

Additional Information

Excellent Benefits Package

If you are a self-motivated individual looking to join the fastest growing company in our industry, send a cover letter and resume to the Human Resources Dept, Great Plains Mfg.; 1621 Dewey, Salina KS, 67401.  E-mail welcome at

 All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.