Engineering - Project Manager in Carlsbad, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 5/7/2018

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Job Description

Volt is seeking a project manager in Carlsbad, CA to gathered data at various production facilities by observation, interaction with site production/maintenance/engineering staff, videotaping and time element analysis, gathering samples, making part/equipment/floorplan measurements.

* Experience specifying automated production equipment - writing a request for quotation (RFQ) or user requirements summary (URS) document.

* Facilitating team discussions to gain consensus on requirements, brainstorming of concepts, evaluation of concepts.

* Project management - plan out all project activities, relationships, team members, responsibilities, update meetings, minutes, periodic management reviews, etc.

* The individual needs to have sound mechanical design experience with SolidWorks. Ideally machine/fixture design versus purely product design. Controls/electrical can be supplemented with other staff depending on the project.

* Projects may be in-house design/build or integrating purchased machines/components or specify/purchase/install/validate type.

*Alternatively, the individual could be more of an automation engineer in which case we would need to supplement them with mechanical design help where needed.

* Experience with and knowledge of automated production machinery to develop an overall concept, component selection, BOM, basic electrical/control requirements, search/evaluate commercially available solutions, make/buy analysis, FAT, install, debug, establish SOPs, PMs and spare parts, train staff, validate.

 *Travel up to 25%

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.