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Mechanical Engineer III in Carlsbad, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 12/5/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Carlsbad, CA
  • Duration:
    12 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is currently in need of an experienced Mechanical Engineer for a cutting-edge biological and medical research company in the Carlsbad, CA area. This candidate will be joining a cross-functional engineering team that will be designing instrumentation to support the cutting-edge biological and medical research.


  • Understand and apply technical knowledge, theory and best practice as related to machine design, product development, component, subsystem design, and purchased part selection.
  • Assigned duties may include design and development of specific systems, modules, mechanisms or components to meet design requirements.
  • Operate hand and basic machine tools to assist in fabrication, testing, and troubleshooting of prototype hardware and assemblies.
  • Contribute as an individual as well as a part of a broader design team including electrical, software, and bio engineering members.

 Minimum Qualifications:

  • 5+ years' experience in product development, machine design, or related experience.
  • Enjoys working on a cross-functional team.
  • 3D design software: SolidWorks.
  • Experience with building Bills of Materials and creating detailed part drawings.  
  • Experience in conceptualizing innovative and creative designs using strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Preferred Qualifications: Sheet metal, machined, cast or molded part design.

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.