Manufacturing Engineer -3rd shift in East Moline, IL at Volt

Date Posted: 9/24/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Volt is hiring several Manufacturing Engineers to primarily work 3rd shift but have the ability to work variable shifts onsite with our customer John Deere located in East Moline, IL on a contingent assignment forecasted for 3 years. As an OFP Manufacturing Engineer for John Deere, you will provide Assembly ME support and basic troubleshooting for current operations in Front End Final Assembly. Additionally, you will:

  • Establish routings, SOE, layouts, tooling, assembly costs, OMS, and control plans for revisions to current operations
  • Identify and implement safety, quality, cost reduction and ergonomic improvement ideas for department
  • Work with SAP, WPlanner/MPPlanner and OMS to perform engineering functions
  • Design cell layouts to improve material flow and presentation in department


  • Bachelor's degree in an Engineering/Technology discipline
  • Experience in one of more related engineering areas: industrial, production, reliability, design, manufacturing, quality
  • Understanding of manufacturing processes, automation, quality, tooling, tool design, total preventive maintenance and facilities
  • Experience with engineering tools, systems and databases
  • Experience with line and process design, material presentation, cycles of imbalance and visual management tools
  • Ability to work off shifts and weekends, shift hours: 3rd shift=10:30pm – 7am, 2nd shift= 3pm-10:30pm, 1st shift= 7am-3:30pm
  • Non- local candidate MUST be able to relocate at their own expense. Not relocation assistance is provided.  

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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