Production Plant Engineer in Lathrop, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 9/5/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

New Direct Hire Opportunity in Shafter, California

Production-Plant Engineer

Position Description

Our plant is a medium sized plant, great working environment, interesting projects; state of the art bridge girders, double T’s, freeway paving slabs, etc. This is a hands-on position working with the Plant Manager, Superintendent, Inspectors, and Clients to meet quality and production goals in an efficient and professional manner.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Help ensure a safe work environment,
  • Coordinate material orders and quantities; completes material take-offs, monitors inventory,
  • Looks and schedules ahead – forms, materials, drawings, equipment, etc.,
  • Responsible for material purchasing (Reinforcing steel, prestress strand, steel embeds, etc.) and coordination to ensure on time quality production,
  • Prepares and monitors casting schedules,
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills,
  • Ability to work effectively, efficiently and positively with consultants, inspectors, suppliers, and other organizations,
  • Accurately read, interpret, and communicate, contract and shop drawings and specifications,
  • Provides AutoCAD details and drawings as needed for planning and production,
  • Reads and understands all project requirements – specs, plans, schedules, details, etc.
  • Reviews calculations and designs for plant needs; stressing heads, hold downs, formwork, etc.,
  • Schedules deliveries of finished product to jobsite,
  • Continue to improve themselves through company sponsored webinars, seminars and classes or coursework.


  • Ability to prioritize assignments and manage workload for multiple projects concurrently,
  • Learn and comply with company and OSHA safety regulations.

Recommended Experience

  • Excellent computer skills including; MS Outlook, Word, Excel, AutoCad,
  • Structural precast prestressing and post-tensioning,
  • Quality Control and management,
  • Bilingual in Spanish is a plus.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer