Design Engineer in Fargo, ND at Volt

Date Posted: 2/10/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Fargo, ND
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    2/10/2021
  • Job ID:
    267338
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    563-723-3700

Job Description

Volt provides highly skilled contingent workers to local, national and international clients in all major industries.  We offer competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.

Volt is seeking a Design Engineer to work onsite at John Deere’s Electronic Solutions plant in Fargo, ND.  This is a contingent opportunity forecasted for one year.  Within this role, you will design, modify and evaluate mechanical test and manufacturing fixtures to meet quality, delivery and cost goals.  In addition, you will:

  • Plan, coordinate and perform requirements to capture, from concepting to designing 3D models and detailed drawings
  • Operate in a team environment, providing input to design solutions and participating in design reviews
  • Execute high level design solutions to more complex problems
  • Produce and/or evaluate possible design solutions with each fixture to improve cost, quality and performance based on the test or manufacturing engineer requirements
  • Create, analyze, read and understand technical requirements written by others to determine the best technical solution for projects of moderate scope
  • Compile and furnish necessary information to document the design solution required for the design and the building of fixtures with others
  • Develop and/or execute test or analysis plan for product verification and validation

Education:  Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from an accredited engineering program

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Ability to technically comprehend mechanical packaging designs and requirements
  • Ability to technically comprehend testing, manufacturing and quality control
  • Ability to independently evaluate, select, and apply standard engineering techniques, procedures, and criteria in carrying out engineering tasks
  • Ability to make selections or adaptations of engineering alternatives
  • Ability to work with the support of others or technicians
  • Ability to interface with customers with guidance from supervisor
  • Good written and verbal communication skills (English)
  • Experience in mechanical product design - 1 to 3 years
  • Experience with computer aided design (Creo) - 1 to 3 years
  • Experience with engineering tools, systems and databases - 1 to 3 years

*** This position is in Fargo, ND.  Candidates must be able to relocate to this location at their own expense. ***

Must be available to work on W2 for Volt.  No C2C or 3rd party vendors please.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.