Experimental Parts Lab Test Coordinator in Milwaukee, WI at Volt

Date Posted: 6/25/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Milwaukee, WI
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    6/25/2019
  • Job ID:
    184617
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    563-723-3700

Job Description

Design & Technical Services (DTS) is a Consulting and Technical services company providing a range of services to OEMs and their Tier 1 suppliers. Our services span the Product Lifecycle from design to ongoing support.  Our technical services include engineering, IT, Test, Technical Communications and ongoing product support.  

As a valued employee of DTS you will help shape a career path that can lead you to ever increasing technical skills and lead you into team leadership and project management opportunities.  Our project team members create lasting trust with our clients through their competence and integrity.  These efforts allow us to reach our goal of “Creating Clients for Life”

If you are interested in taking the next step toward a rewarding career, talk to us about how you can join and contribute to the unfolding success story of DTS.  

DTS has an opportunity for you to become part of a prestigious team of professionals. We are seeking an Experimental Parts Lab Test Coordinator to work onsite at our client’s facility in Milwaukee, WI.  This position is responsible for the day to day management of the work request process supporting the Experimental Machine Shop in the PDC.  The work environment is a two-shift operation and requires exceptional organizational skill and project planning capabilities.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Review and accept work orders for quality and completeness per established Lab guidelines
  • Act as a main interface between customers, lab members, outside suppliers, and Developmental Purchasing
  • Track Status of work orders to ensure on-time delivery requirements are met
  • Order raw materials, perishable tooling, and supplies required for the processing of work orders
  • Communicate with external suppliers and internal resources on outsourcing activities
  • Support Continuous Improvement System efforts in the lab environment
  • Additional administrative duties as needed

Required Experience:

  • Working knowledge of machining, fabrication, and rapid prototype processes
  • Ability to read and understand CAD drawing for the general review of completeness and clarity
  • Strong decision making and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to effectively communicate with Machinist Fabricators, stakeholders, internal and external suppliers
  • Ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong project management skills
  • Experience with Microsoft Office software (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, etc.)

Preferred Experience:

  • Working knowledge of the CREO 3-D CAD system
  • Ability to locate files in the database and perform basic file manipulation

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.