Machining Manufacturing Engineer in Waterloo, IA at Volt

Date Posted: 6/18/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Waterloo, IA
  • Duration:
    56 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt is looking for a Machining Engineer to work on-site with our customer John Deere in Waterloo, IA in a contingent role expecting to last 15 months. As a Machining Engineer, your responsibilities would include:

  • Support production manufacturing processes, including turning, milling, welding, and assembly operations.
  • Create and update manufacturing work instructions / documentation.
  • Develop CNC machining programs using CAM Software
  • Support continuous improvement projects – improving safety/ergonomics, quality, & efficiency.
  • Develop and maintain perishable tooling data using Tool Data Management (TDM)


  • Bachelor’s degree in Agricultural, Mechanical, Industrial Engineering or related field.
  • Knowledge of lean manufacturing principles and experience applying concepts in a production environment.
  • Experience machining cast iron product
  • Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing (GD&T)
  • Statistical process control (SPC)
  • Strong analytical and trouble-shooting skills
  • Good computer and basic office software skills

Preferred Skills

  • Experience with 3D CAD and CAM software (TDM, FeatureCAM Pro/NC and/or Vericut) or equivalent
  • Experience with NC Programming
  • Experience with incentive pay systems.
  • Experience with SAP

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

Contact a Volt representative by applying to this posting online for immediate consideration. We look forward to speaking with you soon.

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