Product Development Design Technician in Chanhassen, MN at Volt

Date Posted: 9/26/2018

Job Snapshot

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    48 weeks
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    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Product Development Design Technician (1-year contract) 

Position Summary:

Volt has partnered with a growing manufacturing company in search of a Product Development Design Technician! In this role, you will be responsible for supporting design/development programs by performing complex tasks which support the fabrication, assembly, test execution and documentation of product development activities.


  • Performs complex tasks involving fabrication, documentation, programming, and/or assembly of various devices and fixtures
  • Works from sketches and verbal instructions where processes, materials, layout, piece parts, and dimensions are not completely specified
  • Designs fixtures, mechanical parts and/or software
  • May document and maintain complex engineering drawings
  • May interface with suppliers and customers
  • Evaluates and suggests changes to materials and methods
  • May participate in engineering design reviews

Performs complex tests.  Analyzes, verifies, records and interprets data

  • Prepares apparatus, materials, software
  • Operates various machine tools and lab equipment
  • May develop and document procedures and prepare formal reports
  • Interprets test data and may modify test plans and setups based on results
  • Preforms advanced troubleshooting, calibration, failure analysis, and modification of test hardware, fixtures, software, and lab equipment
  • Recommends design changes/ improvements
  • Performs unique tests utilizing complex electronic and mechanical equipment

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must have an Associates in a technical field


  • 4+ years related experience
  • LabView experience strongly preferred

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer