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Manufacturing Engineer in Island Lake, IL at Volt

Date Posted: 1/12/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Volt provides highly skilled contingent workers to local, national and international clients in all major industries.  Volt has over 60 years of experience and is a leader in the industry.  We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions.

Capitalizing on knowledge and innovation, comprehensive resources, and technology, Volt provides top talent to the many thousands of clients across the globe.  Over 60 years of unwavering focus on the issues of workforce management have gained us a reputation of being one of the most knowledgeable and accomplished strategic workforce partners in business for clients and candidates alike.

We have a talented and upbeat staffing team focused on the quality of your career. As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of on-site support. We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees.

Volt has an opportunity for you to become part of a prestigious team of professionals. We are seeking an Manufacturing Engineer to work onsite at our client’s facility in Island Lake, IL.  This is a contingent position expected to last 1+ years.   

Must be available to work W2 for Volt, No C2C or 3rd party vendors  

Overview:

Requires thorough knowledge of manufacturing concepts in component machining and assembly operations along with extensive experience and a good understanding of Engineering Releasing, Manufacturing Releasing, Engineering Manufacturing Change Control procedures and Material Scheduling.

Selected candidate will establish and maintains close team relationships with personnel in manufacturing operation, process planning, engineering design, and material planning in support of effective least cost change implementation.

Job Description:

  • Determine source of supply for parts and coordinate effective dates with other plants.
  • Resolves problems between Releasing and Engineering, Purchasing, Planning, Materials, and other plants.
  • Works with these departments on material availability and discrepancies.
  • Closes out Engineering Changes in Releasing, and assigns and maintains job numbers for new models, Engineering Changes, and Manufacturing Changes.
  • Analyzes and resolves any grief because of system updates.
  • Works with Engineering to set up new product or changes to product and works daily with Data Processing and Scheduling to get information on job dates and runs.
  • Engages in creative problem solving to address operational issues including: ergonomic/ safety, efficiency improvements, process bottlenecks, quality concerns.
  • Analyze and investigate shop problems and follow up on recommendations.
  • Participates with engineers to provide timely release and implementation of new models, major product updates and miscellaneous changes.
  • Follows progress of major releases and changes and provides guidance to resolve problems.
  • To maintain and improve processes in an assigned production area.
  • Address problems in processing, programming, tool design, standards development and application, acquisition of tools and equipment, layout, processing, and /or automated storage systems, etc.
  • Coordinate Engineering releasing activities between Engineering design areas and procurement/scheduling
  • Manufacturing / Production / Mechanical engineering degree
  • Must have the ability do statistical analysis and have proficient excel skills (VBA Programming)
  • Requires 3-5 years' experience or equivalent knowledge of Releasing and Planning operations and systems
  • Must have knowledge of product structure, lead times, processing capabilities, and be able to operate a personal computer and read blue prints
  • Must have experience with component machining and assembly, materials systems and processes.
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills, good interpersonal skills

Education Requirement

  • Preferred Manufacturing / Production / Mechanical engineering degree

Technical Skills

  • Must have the ability do statistical analysis and have proficient excel skills (VBA Programming).
  • Requires 3-5 years’ experience or equivalent knowledge of Releasing and Planning operations and systems.
  • Must have knowledge of product structure, lead times, processing capabilities, and be able to operate a personal computer and read blue prints.
  • Incumbents on this job have a varied background in component machining and assembly, materials systems and processes.
  • Ability to address problems in processing, programming, tool design, standards development and application, acquisition of tools and equipment, layout, processing, and /or automated storage systems, etc.

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

Submit your resume today!

Contact Lorie at lbierwirth@volt.com for immediate consideration.

If you do not meet all the qualifications of the position listed here, please be sure to go to http://jobs.volt.com to see the other positions we have available that you may qualify for.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer