Fruitland is currently seeking candidates to fill the following positions:

Engineer / Designer

You became an engineer and designer because you love figuring things out, solving problems, and creating innovative and masterful designs.
You’re looking to put your solid technical skill into action, using your eye for detail, creativity, and expert knowledge to turn ideas into manufacturing solutions. 
We’re Fruitland Manufacturing, and we have what you’re looking for.  We’re a vacuum pump manufacturer specializing in truck and trailer mounted vacuum pumps and systems. Our vacuum pumps can be found in agriculture, waste management, oil and gas, and many other industries.
If you have industrial design experience, along with a drive to learn and grow with a well-established manufacturing company, then you may be our next Engineer/Designer.

Skill Requirements

As our new engineer/designer, your primary goal is to design and optimize vacuum pump parts per Fruitland Manufacturing and customer specifications using Solidworks.
Your experience designing industrial rotating equipment, along with your strong knowledge of hydraulic and pneumatic components, will be essential as you support our manufacturing process, and provide expert design solutions to clients.
You’ll use your powerful communication and teamwork skills to interact with clients, vendors, and our production teams to smoothly execute on the design process from start to finish.


  • Review and interpret blueprints, technical drawings, and schematics
  • Simulate designs using CAD
  • Develop bills of material, interfacing with vendors for component selection, manufacturing, and assembly
  • Conduct dimensional and design compatibility checks of assemblies before fabrication
  • Support production in developing prototypes, testing procedures, and jigs
  • Maintain engineering files


  • Certificate/ diploma in industrial design or mechanical technology and/or equivalent
  • Experience working with SolidWorks, AutoCAD and MS Office
  • Experience with all common design/CAD tools
  • Experience designing industrial rotating equipment
  • Working knowledge of hydraulic and pneumatic components
  • Good understanding of geometric dimensioning and tolerances
  • Working knowledge of industrial rotary vane vacuum pumps blowers and valves is a significant asset

Additional Information

How to Apply
Please apply through our Fitzii software.
We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply. If we can make this easier through accommodation in the recruitment process, please contact us with the “Help” button in the application.
We will review applications as they are received and look forward to hearing from you.

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