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Electrical Engineer in Champlin, MN at Volt

Date Posted: 2/11/2019

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Electrical Engineer (Direct-hire)
Brooklyn Park, MN


The primary role of the Electrical Engineer is to design, develop and test all aspects of electrical components, equipment and hardware related to systems while applying knowledge of engineering concepts, practices and procedures. This includes motion control hardware, laser control hardware, a variety of electro-mechanical device controls, and support of PLC based hardware and software.


• Evaluate and select components that will provide a technically superior and cost effective solution.
• Work with suppliers, applying standard engineering practices, to develop component specifications.
• Provide support to an Engineering team for new product and feature development.
• Review customer specific requirements, and satisfy customer needs through the design, test, and documentation of unique solutions for existing products.
• Create testing and qualification protocols to validate and verify designs.
• Create, implement and maintain documentation, including Bill of Material maintenance and schematics, using the company specific ERP system and AutoCAD Electrical software.
• Provide technical support to manufacturing and service personnel.
• Create work procedures and good practice documentation, and lead training classes for company personnel based on their content.
• Make recommendations to customers regarding machine usage and installation.


• BS/MS in Engineering or equivalent
• Experience with PLC based hardware and software.
• Experience with multi-axis machine tool design is preferred.
• 1-10 years of experience as a designer or engineer in a capital equipment manufacturing environment
• Demonstrated verbal and written communication skills.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer