Electromechanics Designer in Cedar Rapids, IA at Volt

Date Posted: 8/26/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Volt is looking hiring a Electromechanics Designer to work onsite with our customer located in Cedar Rapids, IA on a 1 year contingent assignment. This position will lead the evolution of circuit breaker product lines

  • Responsible for engineering and project administration activities related to specific circuit breaker product families.
  • Application of the Product Evolution Process (PEP) for miniature circuit breakers (MCB).
  • Analyze functionality of customer returns to provide a technical assessment.
  • Identify product or fabrication improvement actions.
  • Coordinate prototype build ups from the model shop.
  • Engineering materials selection.
  • Statistical analysis of product control data.
  • Create UL 489 audit/validation plans and execution.
  • Tolerance Analysis of components and assemblies.
  • Create and/or update DFMEA and participate on PFMEA and AFMEA.
  • Fault tree/Risk analysis.
  • Product configuration control (Bills of materials, engineering drawings, product change requests, deviations, qualification).


  • Associates Degree or bachelor’s degree in applicable field required or 2 years’ experience in a similar function.
  • 2-3 years of relevant experience in electromechanical mass production industries (e. g. electrical distribution products, automotive, electro domestic products, sensors and actuators, etc.).
  • Experience and/or training in CREO or similar CAD software.
  • Have a firm understanding of engineering documentation and drawing standards.
  • Training and/or experience in some of the following areas: - Residential or industrial wiring methods and practices. National Electric code. - Mechanics of materials - Kinematics of mechanisms, in particular multi-bar and latching systems - Basic knowledge in Electromagnetism - Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing - Advance CAD (Pro E/Creo) - Applied Dimensioning/Tolerance of Components and Assemblies - Product Testing and Evaluation Methods - Ferrous and Non-Ferrous metals - Thermo-plastic and Thermo-set polymers - Heat Transfer

 This position is subject to US Export Controls. Must be a US Citizen or lawful permanent resident. 

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

For immediate consideration please email resume to bdexter@volt.com.We look forward to hearing from you soon.

If you do not meet all the qualifications of the position listed here, please be sure to go to http://jobs.volt.com to see the other positions we have available that you may qualify.


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