Electrical Design Engineer in Peoria, IL at Volt

Date Posted: 3/17/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Peoria, IL
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
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    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt is currently seeking an Electrical Design Engineer.

Candidate Responsibilities

Summary: Research and investigate the design, functionality and maintenance of mechanical products, equipment, systems and processes. Education/Experience: Bachelor's degree in engineering required. Electrical Engineering preferred, agricultural or mechanical engineering is ok. Five to seven engineering experience required. Skills and Competencies: Creativity, verbal and written communication skills, analytical and problem solving ability. Team player and detail oriented. Ability to make sketches, engineering drawings and common computations. Ability to read and interpret blueprints, technical drawing, schematics and computer-generated reports. Previous experience with computer applications and software related to engineering field. Major Job Duties and Responsibilities: Research, design, develop, manufacture, and test tools, engines, machines and other mechanical devices. Research and analyze customer design proposals, specifications, manuals to determine time and cost feasibility to complete projects. Assist drafters in developing the structural design of products using tools, equipment or software.

Designing and modifying electrical designs for engines. Assisting the project team leads in doing those activities.

Typical Day

This is a 100% desk environment position.

Technical Skills

This agency position will be working on electrical engineering team of Caterpillar, Hands on experience with Pro/Cable, Creo, Creo Schematic and producing 2D drawings of electrical systems is a critical. Ability to understand complex electrical schematics, sensor specifications is a key skill. Experience with PDM tool like Teamcenter, Windchill is desirable. Attention to detail and timelines along with willingness to learn would be key attribute of successful candidate. 

Soft Skills

Ability to interface with other engineers. Successful candidates are self-reliant and need minimal follow-up.

Volt has been serving some of the nation's strongest companies for over 60 years. We have a talented and upbeat staffing team focused on the quality of your career. As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of on-site support. We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees. We are a Six Sigma company that also offers many employment opportunities.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

For more information regarding this posting contact Tiara Robinson at (248) 971-8101.