Manufacturing Scientist in Woodinville, WA at Volt

Date Posted: 6/30/2020

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    16 weeks
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    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Manufacturing Scientist (Material Handler)

The temporary Scientist position applies scientific principles and concepts for product transfer, process/product improvement, and troubleshooting activities. Plans and executes studies to support product transfer, CAPA, customer complaints, troubleshooting, and product/process improvements. Collects, analyzes/interprets, and summarizes technical data into concise reports that includes recommendations. Develops, drafts, and updates process specifications and documents.


  • Investigates nonconformances and deviations. 
  • Determines impact to product performance, functionality, and customer use/safety.   
  • Initiates and processes engineering, document, and SAP changes. 
  • Drafts protocols, conducts studies, and creates reports for validation activities. 
  • Investigates customer complaints. 
  • Performs cost modeling. 
  • Analyzes various product and process structures in order to eliminate inefficiencies and reduce standard costs


Education:  BS in related scientific field.

Experience:  0-4 years related experience.  Direct experience in the related scientific discipline is desirable.

Skills: Proven expertise in usage of MS Office Suite. Strong documentation, communication (written & verbal) and interpersonal relationship skills including consultative & relationship management skills desired. Basic understanding of statistical techniques. Strong problem-solving, organizational, analytical & critical thinking skills.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer