Mechanical Engineer I in Asheville, NC at Volt

Date Posted: 5/22/2018

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Job Description

Our client, a major manufacturer of scientific and laboratory equipment, is seeking a Mechanical Engineer for their location in Asheville NV.


  • Lead or participate in projects to evaluate product quality, cost, and throughput from Product Design Engineering and configure it for the production process
  • Work with team members and cross-functional groups to develop electrical and mechanical systems and identify/implement projects for design optimization of the company’s laboratory products, including freezers, biological safety cabinets, shakers, incubators, and water systems
  • Actively participate in product development cycle to optimize product productivity
  • Review and approve Engineering Change Requests (ECR’s)
  • Create 3D CAD models and 2D drawings for designs of new and existing products.
  • Create Bills of Materials (BOM)
  • Work with internal project team which consists of quality, regulatory, R&D, operations, supplier/sourcing, manufacturing, marketing, and sales


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing or Materials Science

Desired Qualifications and Experience:

  • Experience in a technical manufacturing environment
  • Experience with regulated environment –including UL, CSA and FDA
  • Exposure to Design for Manufacture and Design for Assembly
  • Demonstrated understanding of Engineering Change Notices and Bills of Materials
  • Certification as a PMP or Green Belt
  • Refrigeration manufacturing processes/technology and mechanical/equipment areas, and are skilled in statistical process control methods (DOE / capability analysis / tolerances)

Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.   As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of support.  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.  Submit your resume today!  To learn more about Volt, please visit and to see more of our job postings, please visit

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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