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Machining Manufacturing Engineer in Waterloo, IA at Volt

Date Posted: 5/31/2019

Job Snapshot

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

Volt is looking for a Machining Manufacturing Engineer to work on-site with our customer John Deere in Waterloo, IA on contingent assignment forecasted for 12 months This position requires the employee to provide process engineer support to the daily workload involved in a manufacturing environment. Candidates must be well organized, be able to take on multiple, unrelated tasks at the same time, manage time efficiently and effectively, and have the motivation to work on project without needing full time supervision. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Creating, updating, revising and modifying process documentation including routings and control plans.
  • Designing tooling and fixtures using CREO.
  • Vericut experience would be a plus.
  • Tooling and gaging development and deployment.
  • Tool preset program creation and updating 
  • Tool life investigation and documentation
  • Work in multifunctional teams for trouble shooting problems or process improvement
  • Continuous Improvement support
  • SAP data entry, form completion (related to skilled trades work orders and shipping procedures), and other transactions related to OFP
  • Excel spreadsheet creation/ organization


  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Technical Degree or 10 years manufacturing experience.
  • Will consider someone with a trade degree and 4+ years of CNC machining/programming background.
  • Will also consider someone that is a recent Bachelor's graduate if they have some CNC machining/programming background.
  • Manager would prefer candidates with engine manufacturing background. 
  • Strong English communication skills are very important for this role
  • This person will work on a production floor. It is likely that the position will start on first shift and move to 2nd shift (3-11pm), so we would like candidates that are comfortable with both shifts.
  • Possibility of extension so would prefer candidates that would like to stay on long term.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer

For immediate consideration please email resume to look forward to hearing from you soon.

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