Manufacturing Engineer II in Ankeny, IA at Volt

Date Posted: 7/10/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Ankeny, IA
  • Duration:
    100 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt is looking for an Electrical Manufacturing Engineer to work on-site in Ankeny, IA with our customer John Deere.  

**For immediate consideration, please send resume to


*Bachelor's degree and/or Electrical Trade Certification or equivalent experience

*ERT/EOL (end of line) electrical repair experience

*Ability to read electrical prints and diagnose issues

*2+ years in a manufacturing environment

*Safety shoes with internal metatarsal protection


  • 1st shift 7:00 AM to 3:30 PM. OT and weekends anticipated (up to three Saturdays a month) 3rd shift work is possible.
  • Supports production through the completion of a variety of technical tasks using independent judgment and problem solving in applying policies and procedures within the scope of the position.
  • Under limited supervision, provides a wide range of technical support to the production floor, engineers, and/or department.
  • Responsible for recognizing component and/or equipment problems that arise and perform independent troubleshooting and testing.
  • Maintains necessary records and documentation. Interprets basic electrical/engineering drawings, diagrams, and schematics.
  • Develops simple work instruction and modify or update existing procedures.
  • Researches, gathers and summarizes data for use in determining errors and root cause.
  • Provides recommendations for problem resolution or process improvement.
  • May follow through with implementation.
  • MES support – Be the main contact to support MES on the offshift including but not limited to support of labor reporting issues, FA integration issues with DC tools, Modular Test Stands, MES functions and AGV integration.
  • ERT/EOL support – Be the main contact to support issues on the offshift with the ERT and EOL processes within JDTester.
  • This person will not be responsible for updating tests but will a point of contact for 3rd shift to request additional changes or modifications to the tests.
  • AGV support – Be the main contact for supporting AGV conveyance during the offshift, including the interaction between VMS, PLC and MES.
  • Factory Tools support – Contact for any new factory tools systems or software implemented.

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 or for immediate consideration email resumes to We look forward to speaking with you soon.

If you do not meet all the qualifications of the position listed here, please be sure to go to to see the other positions we have available that you may qualify.