Maintenance Engineer (2nd or 3rd Shift) in Waterloo, IA at Volt

Date Posted: 4/20/2021

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Waterloo, IA
  • Duration:
    100 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt provides highly skilled contingent workers to local, national and international clients in all major industries.  We offer competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.

Volt is seeking a Maintenance Engineer to work onsite at John Deere’s Foundry facility in Waterloo, IA.  This is a contingent position forecasted for three years.  It will be either 2nd or 3rd shift and overtime is likely. Within this role, you will provide engineering design and support of Foundry modifications and improvements. You will develop comprehensive preventative and predictive maintenance plans for the Foundry production equipment and processes through both internal and external resources. This position will interface and coordinate with partner organizations, facilities construction, maintenance personnel, and other engineering and design team members to develop engineering schematics, cost materials and labor, develop project timelines and maintain integrity of engineering specifications during construction.

What Skills You Need:

  • 5 or more years of foundry maintenance responsibilities in a heavy industrial maintenance or engineering environment
  • 5 or more years of experience with Industrial Power systems including: hydraulic, compressed air, natural gas, and electrical systems
  • Good communication and teamwork skills
  • Ability and willingness to support a multi-shift operational facility
  • 2 or more years of experience leading and managing projects
  • Experience leading others and/or teams
  • Experience with the capital justification process

What Makes You Stand Out:

  • Experience with, and strong understanding of, processes and equipment related to the green sand molding/casting industry including melting, molding, cleaning and core making
  • Experience managing outside contractors
  • Proficiency in using computer aided design and/or engineering tools

*** Candidates must be able to relocate to this location at their own expense.  ***

Must be available to work on W2 for Volt.  No C2C or 3rd party vendors please.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.