Industrial Engineer-Entry Level in Elk Grove, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 2/22/2018

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Job Description

Multiple Entry Level Engineer opportunities-Elk Grove, CA


The Industrial Engineer Technologist’s responsibilities are reviewing production schedules, engineering specifications, and processing flows and other information to understand the methods and activities of manufacturing and services. Figure out how to manufacture parts or products, or deliver services, with maximum efficiency. Develop management control systems to make financial planning and cost analysis more efficient. Enact quality control procedures to resolve production problems or minimize costs. Work with customers and management to develop standards for design and production. Confer with customers about production specifications, as well as communicate with management personnel about manufacturing capabilities and to the staff about the status of new and current projects.

Duties and Responsibilities

Duties include the following (other duties may be assigned or removed as necessity arises)

  • Review production schedules, engineering specifications, process flows and other information to understand the methods and activities of manufacturing and services requirements.
  • Determine how to deliver services with maximum efficiency using Six Sigma methods.
  • Develop and maintain Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) for the manufacturing line process/Train all manufacturing technicians and operators on SOP.
  • Analyze and conduct a time study to increase production line efficiency with quality output.
  • Design training matrixes for production line technicians and operators/Train and test the line technicians and operators routinely to ensure that their skill set qualifications are up to date.
  • Compile each department’s Quality, Engineering, and Manufacturing performance data and analyze them to revise standard operating procedures (SOP) to meet production performance objectives.
  • Analyze and evaluate any process change request from other departments before releasing to production lines.
  • Support Production Department (PD)/Quality Assurance (QA) for finding the cause of poor quality and assist with the development of ways to reduce failure in the production process using Six Sigma methods.


  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from customers and or managers.
  • Ability to provide engineering support for production and maintenance activities to ensure maximum production.
  • Strong listening, oral, and written communication skills. Ability to motivate.
  • Able to plan, direct, and delegate work to others.
  • Strong organizational and problem-solving skills, as well as administrative management skills.
  • Ability to develop the best practices to improve production capacity, quality, and reliability.
  • Proficient in AutoCAD and Microsoft applications.

Education Requirement

Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering (or a similar engineering discipline)

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer