PV&V Engineering Coordinator in Ottumwa, IA at Volt

Date Posted: 1/12/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Ottumwa, IA
  • Duration:
    100 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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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 PV&V Engineering Coordinator to work onsite at John Deere’s facility in Ottumwa, IA.  This is a contingent position forecasted for one year.  As a PV&V Engineering Coordinator you will be responsible for planning, coordinating, and supporting Product Verification and Validation (PV&V) engineering activities for new product development and product upgrade programs.

Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:
• Provide administrative support for PV&V software tools
• Analyze daily reports, making summaries, and preparing material to be used in presentations
• Failure/root cause investigations
• Supporting field test fleet for various Hay and Forage products
• Respond/support field issues and collaborate with design personnel as needed
• Identify and prioritize both potential and realized product deficiencies and collaborate with project teams to resolve issues in a timely manner
• Actively monitor field test failures and report status for multiple products
• Facilitate field test issue resolution meetings with the H&F product engineering teams
• Coordinate HDRS reviews, Vision event ranking meetings, field parts updates, machine rebuild activities
• Manage projects to meet schedule deliverables

Experience & Knowledge Requested:
• Experience using data visualization processes (Tableau, PowerBI, etc.)
• Exposure to John Deere EETs, Vision & NCCA Systems
• Advanced capability in Microsoft Excel including macros and advanced analysis
• Basic programming knowledge- visual basic
• Experience working with Microsoft SharePoint to generate forms & develop content
• Familiarity with SAP
• Familiarity with Creo
• Demonstrated success managing and prioritizing competing business needs
• Primarily performs as an individual contributor, but leads and coordinates cross functional team meetings for PV&V engineering
• Strong problem solving skills
• Knowledge of function and application of agricultural equipment, preferably hay and forage

Educational Requirements:
Mechanical Engineering degree, Ag Engineering degree, Electrical Engineering degree or equivalent

Special Considerations:
Some minor travel required; primarily local travel to and from test facility; (Less than 10%)

*** This position will be located in Ottumwa, 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.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.