Quality Engineer in Waterloo, IA at Volt

Date Posted: 4/4/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Waterloo, IA
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $30.18/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone

Job Description

Volt has an opening for a Quality Engineer to work in Waterloo, IA on-site with our customer in the manufacturing and agricultural industry. This job fully integrates an individual into the engineering culture by performing specific quality engineering assignments that are limited in scope, depth and degree of skill required. Key responsibilities will include:

  • Learns and uses quality planning tools and analysis to formulate/facilitate quality plans for new products within the product delivery, order fulfillment or customer support processes.
  • Learns and uses quality tools consistent with quality processes to enable the focus on prevention by identifying and performing activities to minimize risk. Investigates product and process quality related issues and recommends changes to control plans and/or prints.
  • Gathers and analyzes data pertinent to quality tools in the Enterprise Order Fulfillment Process (EOFP), Enterprise Product Delivery Process (EPDP) and/or Customer Support Process (CSP).
  • Performs quality audits, including supporting International Standards Organization (ISO) audits, and maintains quality manual. Inputs and maintains information in factory databases and systems.
  • Monitors quality plan tracking system.
  • Assists in reviews and investigations of warranty claim information.


  • Bachelor’s degree in an Engineering/Technology discipline or equivalent experience.
  • Previous manufacturing work experience is preferred/
  • This role may require first shift or third shift support and may require overtime and weekend support as production demands change.
  • Manager is open to recent graduates but prefers 1-3 years of experience in OFP quality and/or shop floor operations
  • Knowledge of drawing and schematic interpretation, product models, and GD&T
  • Knowledge of standard quality tools such as FMEA, SPC, Root Cause Analysis, 3 Legged 5 Why, and Statistics
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to communicate cross functionally with both salary and wage workforce

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.

If you do not meet all the qualifications of the position listed here, please be sure to go to http://jobs.volt.com to see the other positions we have available that you may qualify