Specification Analyst I in Cedar Falls, IA at Volt

Date Posted: 7/9/2019

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Job Description

Volt has an opportunity for you to become part of a prestigious team of professionals. We are seeking an Specification Analyst!  This is a contingent position forecasted for 1 Year in Waterloo, IA with John Deere.


Develops and maintains product specifications, engineering decisions, Common Specifications System, factory Bills of material and the drawing imaging system to ensure that complete and accurate specifications and drawings for less complex parts and assemblies are available to manufacturing and other information users. Works from an Engineering Change Order (ECO), ensuring that the data is accurate and conforms to the common specification guidelines. 


Creates and modifies production level specifications in the factory data base using inputs from an Engineering Change Order (ECO) and sister factory decisions. Organizes, enters and maintains data for specific programs. Communicates Engineering Change Decisions to production. Prepares drawings for the decision process, creates simple models of components or simple modifications to existing components and drawings. May create 3D assemblies for new Bills of Material with support from senior designers or engineers. Provides consultation services on standards, processes and related technical issues in order to identify, prevent or solve problems. Works from system generated error reports, ensuring the data is in sync with other systems that interface with the common specification system.

Publishes engineering change documents involving engineering and manufacturing data including all levels of complexity. Responsible for the integrity of the Common Specification data Part Geometry Change Control data at a unit including the interface with Worldwide Information System for Engineers (WISE) and other worldwide common databases. Recognized as a specifications expert providing leadership consultation and training to others in the unit or division. Trains less experienced team members in best practices guidelines and standards integral to the change notification process.

Writes and proofs production level specifications for design changes to complex parts and assemblies related to major programs and product improvements by analyzing engineering data and other related data for Product Delivery Process (PDP) / Product Data Management (PDM) tools. Using the engineering change process creates coordinates and maintains complex Bills of Material Material Masters drawing revisions and part attribute data in corporate information systems. Provides work direction and trains team members and other users as needed to assure work is completed using proper processes. Uses knowledge and experience to serve as liaison and consultant providing feedback that affects specification and decision activities; serves as specification representative for project teams. Completes various specification audits and monitors Engineering changes to ensure data integrity and uniformity. Coordinates and delegates inter-factory decision changes. Facilitates required multi-discipline meetings records and publishes meeting minutes and works closely with other affected stake holders to establish a consistent pattern for adopting specifications.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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