Test and Validation Engineer in Griffin, GA at Volt

Date Posted: 10/23/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Griffin, GA
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    10/23/2018
  • Job ID:
    145184
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    515/346-3152

Job Description


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.

Capitalizing on knowledge and innovation, comprehensive resources, and technology, Volt provides top talent to the many thousands of clients across the globe.  Over 60 years of unwavering focus on the issues of workforce management have gained us a reputation of being one of the most knowledgeable and accomplished strategic workforce partners in business for clients and candidates alike.

We have a talented and upbeat staffing team focused on the quality of your career. As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of on-site support. We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees.

Volt has an opportunity for you to become part of a prestigious team of professionals. We are seeking Test and Validation Engineer to work onsite at Caterpillar’s facility in Griffin, GA. This is a contingent position expected to last 1 year.   

Candidate Responsibilities:

  • Investigate equipment failures and difficulties to diagnose faulty operation and make recommendations to design engineering team.
  • Support the validation activities for the C175, 3500 and 3400 NPI, CPI and Cost Reduction programs.
  • Meet with test execution support team to initiate/coordinate activities for daily test activities/schedule.
  • Execute individual task activities: instrumentation, testing and assembly.
  • Collaborate with development team to create test plans for package components and systems.
  • Communicate test results to engineering and managers.
  • Coordinate with development team on ordering of new parts and material for generator set testing.
  • Responsible for various logistical tasks including inbound/outbound materials and inventory management of various test assets and equipment.

Required Skills/Experience

  • BA in Engineering or applicable 2 or 4 year technical degree.
  • Ability to work as an individual and in a team environment.
  • Desire and ability to work in a test environment.
  • Mechanical and electrical aptitude.
  • 1-2 years of experience working in a test cell environment.
  • Experience with logic controller programming and/or data acquisition systems.
  • Operation and installation of accelerometers, thermocouples and strain gauges.
  • Experience working with or directing work of mechanics for product assembly.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer