Production Support Manufacturing Engineer in Dubuque, IA at Volt

Date Posted: 9/14/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Dubuque, IA
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt is looking for a Product Support Manufacturing Engineer to work on-site with our customer John Deere in Dubuque, IA on a 1-year contingent assignment. This position will troubleshoot production line issues, it is very tactical with some project work. Responsibilities may include;

  • Establishes routings, methods, layouts, tools, costs, methods documentation, quality plans and labor standards for revisions to current operations and/or new parts or programs of moderate scope.
  • Provides support and trouble-shooting for current operations.
  • Investigates, gathers and analyze data and implement solutions.
  • Innovates and implements cost reduction, quality, safety and ergonomic improvement ideas of moderate scope.
  • Applies electronic tools across a broad range of applications, including e-builds, modeling and simulations.
  • Develops and implements plans to support lean manufacturing through the customer Production System of moderate scope.
  • Designs operations layouts. Improves material flow and material presentation.
  • Leads team studies related to capacity, energy, productivity and efficiency of moderate scope.
  • Leads analysis, development and implementation of new manufacturing processes and technology.
  • Analyzes and makes modifications to existing performance pay plans; assists in development of baseline data for new performance pay plans.


**Candidates MUST be able to interview on-site at their own expense**

  • Looking for 3+ years of manufacturing exposure/experience.
  • Preferred engineering or technology degree.
  • Must have the ability to learn and work in a manufacturing environment.
  • Experience MS Office experience.
  • Experience with a design programming (CREO, Pro-E, Solidworks, etc.) would be beneficial, but not required.
  • Production support, resolution to safety, quality and process improvement, working with cross-functional teams, influence without authority, improving Manufacturing processes.
  • Position could grow and develop into more depending on the skill set of the individual.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, ability to work independently.
  • Comfortable working in a union environment.
  • Candidates must be open to 1st shift (6am -2:30pm with overtime possibility until 4:30pm).

Volt provides highly skilled contingent workers to local, national and international clients in all major industries.  Volt has over 60 years of experience and is a leader in the industry.  We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions.

We have a talented and upbeat staffing team focused on the quality of your career.  We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Contact a Volt representative by applying to this posting online for immediate consideration. We look forward to speaking with you soon.

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