Manufacturing Engineer in Carlsbad, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 8/7/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Volt is seeking a Manufacturing Engineer in Carlsbad, CA.

Job Description

Key Responsibilities

  • Research, test, & prototype automated solutions for use in manufacturing environment
  • Design, development and manage of new, complex, equipment and processes
  • Research and strategically source external vendors to bring in engineering solutions that meets needs of process specifications
  • Identifies and solves engineering problems -troubleshoot automation equipment and determine root cause of failure and provide preventative solutions
  • Evaluate production processes and make improvements for better yield and greater efficiency.
  • Coordinate project work with other engineers, technicians, designers and/or drafters
  • Interface with cross functional teams (i.e., Manufacturing, Tech Svcs., R&D and Marketing) in problem solving with regards to equipment and systems
  • Development and build of equipment at all levels.
  • Work closely with suppliers to resolve quality issues
  • Create, update and maintain equipment and/or test fixture BOMs, assembly documentation/procedures/SOPs/URS/V&V


  • BS in Mechanical Engineering or related field preferred
  • 7-10 years manufacturing engineering experience with complex manufacturing automated systems.
  • Must have demonstrated ability and experience in conducting design of experiments, and apply creative problem solving, mechanical design and prototyping
  • Must have experience developing and documenting engineering test reports
  • Must have experience in Solidworks
  • Experience in fabrication processes (i.e. machining, sheet metal, molding, casting) preferred
  • Experience in manufacturing processes/tools like Agile, BOM Structures, Engineering Change process, Manufacturing Deviation process and Discrepant Material process.
  • Must have good interpersonal and teambuilding skills.
  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills. 
  • Must have excellent organizational skills.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer