PCB Designer in Fargo, ND at Volt

Date Posted: 6/5/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Fargo, ND
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $26.48/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone

Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is looking for a Printed Circuit Board Designer to work with a major manufacturer of farm and construction equipment in Fargo, North Dakota.  In this role you would plan, coordinate and perform designs for complex components and assemblies using the preferred 3-Dimensional (3D) Computer Aided Design (CAD) tool and protocols. 


  • Plans, coordinates and performs design work for complex 3D engineering models and components. 
  • Exhibits detailed knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing (GD&T) Standards and can apply it to many varied situations. 
  • Performs as expert user of 3D Computer Aided Design (CAD) system with considerable experience in Top Down design work for complex 3D engineering models and components. 
  • May provide document maintenance and have responsibility for placement and routing of electronic circuits. 
  • May create Printed Circuit Board (PCB) fabrication drawings, plan PCB projects and create electronic schematic diagrams. 
  • Provides modeling leadership and counsel to other employees.


Minimum of two year technical degree or equivalent experience 


Minimum of 5 years commercial PCB Design. 


  • Must have intensive knowledge of PCB design. 
  • Must have diversified knowledge of the design of testing, manufacturing, quality control, and marketing requirements. 
  • Must be able to make decisions independently on PCB design problems and methods. 
  • Must use advanced techniques and the modification and extension of theories, precepts, and practices of own field and related sciences and disciplines. 
  • Must be able to peer check others work and mentor other PCB Designer. 
  • Must have experience with Mentor Expedition software. 


  • Reviews documentation necessary for PCB development generated by other engineering groups and verifies this documentation is sufficient for PCB design. 
  • Generates, coordinates, and ensures completion of support documents as necessary. 
  • Generates and maintains PCB specifications. 
  • Train engineers in schematic capture. 
  • Train PCB designers in Mentor Graphics Expedition software. 
  • Creation and maintenance of CAD library. 
  • Working with other engineering personnel, establishes design parameters and ensures electronic designs comply with Design Validation specifications and product specifications. 
  • Works with Manufacturing Engineering and outside vendors to identify and rectify fabrication, component, or assembly problems. 
  • Works with Manufacturing Engineering, Sales and Marketing, and Quality Assurance to optimize designs for cost, quality, and manufacturability. 
  • Designs Printed Circuit board layouts based on engineering requirements and industry related experience 

Preferred Tool Experience: 

  • Mentor Graphics Design Capture, version 7.9.5 
  • Mentor Graphics DX Designer 
  • Mentor Graphics Expedition

Pay rate is negotiable for highly qualified applicants

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer