Design Engineer in Cedar Falls, IA at Volt

Date Posted: 7/18/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Volt is looking for a Design Engineer to work on-site with our customer in Waterloo, IA on a 4-month assignment with possible year extension in a manufacturing and agriculture environmentThe Design Engineer combines hands on review of failed parts and the redesign effort to correct or improve. Key responsibilities will include:

  • Review of field returned parts to determine root cause weekly.
  • Applies existing applications to routine problems.
  • Produces and/or evaluates possible design solutions to improve cost, quality and performance based on specialized knowledge of engineering applications.
  • Analyzes assignments and determines engineering specifications which must be fulfilled for routine problems or projects.
  •  Compiles and furnishes necessary information (engineering decisions and reports of pertinent design analyses data) to document the design solution required for building of prototypes and adoption of the design with possible involvement of other functional engineers, supply management and/or supplier personnel.
  • Learns and applies company engineering policies and practices; learns company products.
  •  Executes test or analysis plan for product verification and validation.


  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering/Technology.
  • These future employees must know Creo.
  • Must be willing to function as part of a team but also at times alone in redesigning current products to improve their reliability, decrease warranty, increase manufacturability.
  •  The areas of experience need to include at least one and or more from the following susbsystems: Fuel system both high and low pressure, cranktrain/powertrain, valerian, polygene belt drives, sealing and geartrain.

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. We look forward to speaking with you soon.

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