Technician, A&R (Mechanical) in Riverside, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 10/25/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Riverside, CA
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone

Job Description

Calling all Mechanical Technicians. Volt Workforce Solutions is currently seeking a Mechanical Technician for a company in the Riverside CA Area.

Candidate will investigate and determine mode of failure among various products returned from customers and/or field representatives or part of an internal qualification test. Develop concise and accurate failure analysis reports with practical and applicable corrective action recommendations.


  • Performs root cause failure diagnostic on products
  • Performs tests to validate failure mode
  • Develops failures theories along with well thought out and relevant test protocols, and executes a series of test to scientifically determine the root cause of failure
  • Prepares detailed reports documenting test results, root cause of failure determination and recommendations for corrective actions, using Microsoft Office software and digital pictures. 
  • Develops, builds and proves out various hydraulic and mechanical test fixtures and apparatuses as needed to prove or disprove potential failure mode theories.


  • Ability to read and interpret engineering documents and specifications
  • Ability to skillfully use various test equipment and technical apparatuses to collect operating parameters such as size, force, speed and distance.  
  • Experience using Calipers, Micrometers, Computerized Optical measurement devises, computerized force and displacement measurement machines, and similar equipment
  • Problem Solving: Skillfully identifies relevant variables and performance data related to the failure problem, in a timely manner
  • Written Communication: Able to read and interpret written technical information.
  • Oral communication: Demonstrates an ability to verbally communicate technical issues clearly and concisely to both technically skilled and unskilled audiences. Speaks persuasively with a positive outlook and actively participates in team meetings.


  • High School diploma or GED.  Associate degree or equivalent in a technical field preferred.
  • Minimum 5 years related experience in troubleshooting and repair of mechanical or electrical equipment systems machines.
  • Must have ability to effectively use various electronic, hand and power test equipment, mechanical equipment

Volt is an equal opportunity employer