STEFFES SPOTLIGHT: Ryan Chappell

Ryan Chappell is celebrating his one year anniversary with Steffes. He joined our team as an Assembly Lead at our Grand Forks East facility. In this position, Ryan oversees the assembly of our skid product line, pressure testing, makes sure that needed parts are available, and keeps the production organized and on schedule.  Ryan is … Read More

Steffes Participates in Manufacturing Day 2017

Steffes is excited to be participating in Dickinson’s Manufacturing Day 2017 on October 4th at the Biesiot Activities Center. There is a morning session from 9 a.m. -11 a.m. and an afternoon session from 1 p.m.-3 p.m. This year’s theme is “Opening Doors and Minds.” Students will be able to participate in hands-on activities that … Read More

Larry Hutmacher Celebrates 40 Years With Steffes

Larry Hutmacher started at Steffes in 1977. At that time, Steffes was just a small fabrication shop south of Dickinson with only a handful of employees. He welded snowmobiles skiis and cabinet brackets, which were Steffes’ main products then. He became a leader with each new product that we added as the company expanded. Since … Read More

STEFFES SPOTLIGHT: Travis Kilgore

Travis Kilgore, a Grand Forks native, joined team Steffes in 2013 as a shipping and receiving clerk at our Grand Forks West location. As manufacturing operations grew, Travis transitioned into a supervisor role.   In this role, he oversees all shipping and receiving activity for the Grand Forks West office. “My favorite part about working … Read More

STEFFES SPOTLIGHT: Shawn Willette

Shawn Willette came to Steffes as an Assembly Technician in 2014 after hearing an ad for open Steffes positions on the radio. During his time as Assembly Technician  he took an interest in welding and got trained and certified through Steffes.  Shawn has now been the Production Supervisor of our entire Grand Forks East facility … Read More

Steffes Named One of 50 Best Places To Work 2017

Steffes is proud to announce that we have been chosen as one of the 50 Best Places to Work by Prairie Business Magazine for the third consecutive year! This is an immense honor that is presented to 50 businesses each year across North Dakota, South Dakota and Minnesota. The selection is based on anonymous nominations … Read More

STEFFES SPOTLIGHT: Steffes Welcomes Stephen Dusold

Steffes is proud to announce the selection of Stephen Dusold as VP of Manufacturing Excellence. In this role, Stephen is responsible for manufacturing operations to ensure ongoing production meets the needs of the customer both today and in the future. Stephen joined Steffes in 2017 with extensive operations and commercial leadership experience in the automotive, … Read More

2017 Steffes Internships Come To An End

This week marks the end of our summer interns’ time at Steffes. We have been offering a formal summer internship program for college students in a variety of positions throughout the company since 2014. The goal of the program is to give college students real world experience and hands on learning in their chosen career … Read More