Design Engineer III in Gainesville, TX at Volt

Date Posted: 7/17/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Duration:
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  • Pay Rate
    $91000.0 - $102000.0/Year
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Experienced Design Engineers:

This Engineer will be responsible for the design coordination of seats and seat components.  Coordinates between various customers and vendors.  Interfaces with Program Manager on project development and design progress.  Reviews customer requirements and specification and relates them to product design.  Monitors day-to-day design progress as required.  Assures conformity of product and that engineering deadlines are met.


  • Confers with customers and vendors on conceptual configuration and initial design requirements for various new and on-going seat programs
  • Reviews design specifications and incorporates into assigned product.
  • Prepares lay-outs of overall design task including structural and articulation systems
  • Defines design standards to maintain commonality with existing product line
  • Defines and sets goals as to complete tasks as expeditiously as possible
  • Prepares advanced bill of materials and long-lead item list
  • Review design package to assure conformance to latest specifications and regulations
  • Prepares drawings for release
  • Assumes liaison duties when product reaches the various manufacturing stages


  • Must have excellent drafting skills in CATIA V5 (or higher) and/or Pro/Engineer.
  • Requires advanced knowledge of aircraft seat products.
  • Must have good knowledge of materials and production processes, and mechanical knowledge of parts and stress conditions.
  • Must be able to interact successfully with engineering, tooling, and manufacturing departments.
  • Must be able to function as part of a design team.
  • Provide mentorship to less experienced engineers. 
  • Must possess good planning and prioritizing skills
  • Must have Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering Aeronautical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering Technology, Design Engineering, Automotive Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering Technology or Mechanical and Energy Engineering (minimum of 12 years equivalent related engineering experience will be considered in lieu of Bachelor’s degree) plus an additional 5 years of related design experience required OR Master’s degree plus 4 years of related design experience required

If you’d like to know more about this opportunity, please reach out: 512-592-3339 and mention Job ID: 115861

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer