Manufacturing Engineer in Waterloo, IA at Volt

Date Posted: 1/3/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Waterloo, IA
  • Duration:
    100 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt is looking for a Manufacturing Engineer with CNC machining experience to work onsite with our customer John Deere located in Waterloo, IA in a contingent position forecasted for 3 years. 

 This position is subject to US Export Controls. Must be a US Citizen or lawful permanent resident. 


  •  Develop machining processes for new and existing parts
  • Develop CNC machining programs using CAM Software
  • Support projects that introduce new CNC equipment into the factory from planning through beginning production
  • Support, plan and implement CNC processes for product development
  • Develop complex NC machining processes
  • Work with maintenance production and engineering to communicate and resolve issues
  • Support order fulfillment in troubleshooting daily issues
  • Develop and implement new NC machining processes and perishable tooling improvements
  • Innovate and implement processes for cost reduction, quality and safety improvements
  • Develop and test new processes and technologies through creating a plan and executing
  • Understand principles of manufacturing tooling, tool design and quality.
  • Understanding of GD and T, product modeling and print interpretation.
  • Develop and maintain the NC groups archival and documentation resources


  • Bachelor’s Degree Ag Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, related technical degree or equivalent working experience.
  • Proficient with 3D CAD and CAM software (TDM, FeatureCAM, Pro/NC and/or Vericut) or equivalent
  • Proficient with NC Programming
  • Proficient with Lathes and Machining Centers in the areas of steel or iron machining
  • In-depth understanding of tooling and tooling systems
  • Good computer and office software skills
  • Experience with in-process gauging
  • Experience with multi-axis machining


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

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

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