Manufacturing Engineer I in Waterloo, IA at Volt

Date Posted: 3/13/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Volt has an opportunity for you to become part of a prestigious team of professionals. We are seeking a Manufacturing Engineer for a contingent role forecasted for one year.  This is a first shift position but may require some off shift coverage at times.

As a Manufacturing Engineer, your responsibilities would include:  

  • Provides support and basic trouble shooting for current operations.
  • Investigates, gathers and analyze data for specifically assigned, recurring tasks.
  • Establishes routings, methods, layouts, tools, costs, methods documentation, quality plans and labor standards for revisions to current operations and/or new parts or programs of limited scope.
  • Identifies and implements cost reduction, quality, safety and ergonomic improvement ideas of limited scope.
  • Works with electronic tools to perform engineering functions.
  • Develops and implements plans of limited scope to support lean manufacturing through the customers Production System.
  • Designs operations layouts to improve material flow and material presentation.
  • Participates in team studies related to capacity, energy, productivity and efficiency.
  • Implements new manufacturing processes and technology.
  • Modifies existing performance pay plans; assists in development of baseline data for new wage performance pay plans.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in an Engineering or Industrial Technology related discipline or equivalent relevant work experience.
  • A good candidate should have a background in engineering or related field, strong interpersonal skills, good problem solving skills, ability to learn a variety of software systems, and ability to work with a variety of salaried and wage personnel both in the office and on the shop floor.
  • Manager is open to recent grad candidates.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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

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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