Manufacturing & Quality Engineers in Ankeny, IA at Volt

Date Posted: 12/23/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Ankeny, IA
  • Duration:
    100 weeks
  • Date Posted:
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description


Volt has multiple openings for a  Manufacturing & Quality Engineers to work in Ankeny, Waterloo, Davenport, and several other Midwest locations, on-site with our customer in the manufacturing and agricultural industry. This position will be supporting new product development. Key responsibilities will include:

  • Plans, coordinates, and performs manufacturing engineering work for a project or process.
  • Operates in a team environment within either the enterprise product delivery process or the enterprise order fulfillment process.
  • May assign, coordinate and review portions of the work for support personnel, contractors and suppliers.
  • Establishes routings, methods, layouts, tools, costs, methods documentation, quality plans and labor standards for revisions to current operations and/or new parts or programs of moderate scope.
  • Provides support and troubleshooting for current operations. Investigates, gathers and analyze data and implement solutions.
  • Innovates and implements cost reduction, quality, safety and ergonomic improvement ideas of moderate scope.
  • Applies electronic tools across a broad range of applications, including e-builds, modeling and simulations.
  • Develops and implements plans to support lean manufacturing through the Production System of moderate scope.
  • Designs operations layouts. Improves material flow and material presentation.
  • Leads team studies related to capacity, productivity and efficiency of moderate scope.
  • Leads analysis, development and implementation of new manufacturing processes and technology.
  • Analyzes and makes modifications to existing performance pay plans; assists in development of baseline data for new performance pay plans.


  • Bachelor’s degree in an Engineering, Science, or Technology related discipline or equivalent experience.
  • Basic Understanding of assembly line tooling and application
  • Basic understanding of industrial electronics (PLC’s, Ethernet I/O) 
  • Preferred experience with AutoCAD, Pro/E, Creo
  • Recent Graduates will be considered

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.

We have a talented and upbeat staffing team focused on the quality of your career.  We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Contact a Volt representative by applying to this posting online for immediate consideration to We look forward to speaking with you soon.

If you do not meet all the qualifications of the position listed here, please be sure to go to to see the other positions we have available that you may qualify