Project Engineer in Cedar Falls, IA at Volt

Date Posted: 11/8/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Duration:
    100 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $42.5/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone

Job Description

Volt provides highly skilled contingent workers to local, national and international clients in all major industries.  We offer competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.

Volt is seeking a Project Engineer to work onsite at John Deere’s facility in Waterloo, IA.  This is a contingent position forecasted for 2+ years.

Within this role, you will:

  • Obtain prototype part demand information - by engine, build, engineering specific requests (e.g., P&E/PV&V)
  • Interact with BES engineers to understand design vintages and best fit for requests
  • Communicate and negotiate with the requesters and with Supply Chain Integration teams
  • Fill out parts requests and follow up with all parties as needed
  • Track all non-conformances for BES team
  • Alert engineers regarding key dates/milestones
  • Communicate the status on their behalf as needed
  • Work with Design and Program Management personnel, provides updates to BES engineers on key dates, e.g., build dates, Design review/EPR/DPAR/PPAP
  • Provide communication, as needed, back to other teams regarding component schedule changes, e.g., component change that may impact planned DR/DPAR or build dates
  • Assist, as requested, with presentations for EPR, DR, DPARs
  • Track the status of requirements in PTC Integrity and highlight status gaps, e.g., approval, linking, and verification status
  • Engineering data analysis
  • PV&V activity tracking

Required skills and experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering
  • 4+ years of experience in an engineering/product development environment, preferably for a mid/large size company
  • Strong project management skills, including use of project management software tools
  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills
  • Experience with CAD (preferably Creo), and PDM systems
  • Strong people skills

*** This position is located in Waterloo, IA.  Candidates must be able to relocate to this location at their own expense. ***

Must be available to work on W2 for Volt.  No C2C or 3rd party vendors please.

Submit your resume today for immediate consideration!

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.