Validation Engineer in Green Valley, AZ at Volt

Date Posted: 8/17/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Volt has an opportunity for you to become part of a prestigious team of professionals. We are seeking an entry level Validation Engineer to work onsite at our client’s facility in Tucson, AZ. This is a contingent position expected to last 2 years.

Responsibilities include:

  • Plan and execute testing of mining and construction equipment and technology
  • Validate that new products and updated products meet engineering requirements
  • Engage in company culture of safety and participate in efforts and activities to continuously improve the safety of operations
  • With support from a senior test engineer, create project plans for test activity, write work instructions, manage and participate in building and modification of mining machines, outline instrumentation requirements for testing, conduct testing, analyze test results, communication findings and write technical summary reports
  • Apply technical skills to develop and validate any machine systems and subsystems including structural, mechanical, hydraulic, cooling, engine, powertrain, electrical, electronics, and software
  • Use engineering systems to look up drawings, specifications, and solid models
  • Use software like Excel, Tableau, DATK to analyze test data
  • Use MS Office applications to create effective technical and communication documents
  • Work with other engineers, technologists, mechanics, instrumentation technicians, operators, and logisticians in a collaborative team environment to complete complex tasks safely, with the highest quality, while meeting project schedules and budgets
  • Apply knowledge of machines and machine systems to perform troubleshooting of malfunctioning components, systems, and machines
  • Learn the fundamentals of mining equipment operations and maintenance through on the job training to operate mining trucks and shovels


  • 2 or 4 year technical degree, preferably electrical or mechanical related
  • Ability to interact effectively with product group partners and senior engineers as well as TPG operations

Desired Skills/Experiences:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or related discipline
  • Experience with SuperComm 2, Cadet, CANape and electrical system troubleshooting

***This position is located in Tucson, AZ. Candidates must be able to relocate to this location at their own expense.***

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.