NDT Technicians - Ultrasonic Inspection in Ames, IA at Volt

Date Posted: 9/24/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Ames, IA
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    9/24/2020
  • Job ID:
    243114
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    563/723-3700

Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions has an immediate opening for an NDT Technicians, with ultrasonic inspection experience of welds at Caterpillar in Decatur, IL.  Please apply immediately!

Job Description:

  • This position is located onsite in Decatur, IL.
  • The NDT technician is part of a team that provides Ultrasonic inspections to the steel fabrications assembly group.
  • The team performs receiving, in-stream process, and outgoing quality audits to validate cast and fabricated structures per weld engineering and manufacturing specifications.
  • Individual is responsible for tracking and entering inspection results in electronic databases.
  • Magnetic particle (wet/dry), liquid penetrant, visual weld inspection and other non-destructive inspection methods are occasionally required.
  • The technician would be based in the production factory building.

Work Requirements:

  • Candidate must be able to relocate to Decatur, IL at their own expense. 
  • Flexibility to working alternative shifts, weekends, and overtime is also a requirement.
  • Individual must possess a high school degree; associates degree is preferred.
  • Exposure to metallurgy or materials science concepts and ISO 9001/17025 is desirable.
  • Individuals with ANST -Level I or Level II certification are preferred.
  • Individuals with 1-2 years experience with ultrasonic inspection of welded structures are also preferred.
  • Experience should include but not be limited to porosity, fusion, depth, and crack characterization.
  • Individuals should have experience interpreting engineering drawings and following written audit guidelines.
  • Experience with Krautkramer Digital ultrasonic units or similar devices and past experience maintaining units or repairing and making transducer cables is a plus.
  • If individual possesses no prior NDT experience but possesses all other qualities listed and shows the correct aptitude, training and certification will be provided.
  • Individuals must be responsible, team orientated, self-motivated, and possess good time management skills.
  • Individuals need to be detail orientated, dedicated to upholding quality standards, and adaptable to an ever-changing work environment.
  • Excellent work ethic, initiative, and a positive attitude are required.
  • Good communication, teamwork skills, and the ability to support a high velocity-manufacturing environment are critical.

Volt is an EOE.

For immediate consideration please email resume to bdexter@volt.com. We look forward to hearing from you soon.

Design & Technical Services (DTS) is a Consulting and Technical services company providing a range of services to OEMs and their Tier 1 suppliers. Our services span the Product Lifecycle from design to ongoing support.  Our technical services include engineering, IT, Test, Technical Communications and ongoing product support.  

The critical-to-business projects and outsourced solutions we run for companies such as 3M, Caterpillar, Deere, Harley-Davidson and others, provide our clients improved quality, velocity and costs.

We deliver the results our clients Desire and Deserve. 

As a valued employee of DTS you will help shape a career path that can lead you to ever increasing technical skills and lead you into team leadership and project management opportunities.  Our project team members create lasting trust with our clients through their competence and integrity.  These efforts allow us to reach our goal of “Creating Clients for Life”

If you are interested in taking the next step toward a rewarding career, talk to us about how you can join and contribute to the unfolding success story of DTS.   You will talk to technical experts who know our client’s needs and you will even be able to talk with our clients first hand to understand how the will measure the success of the project.

Inspired Workforce, Measurable Results.