Weld Manufacturing Engineer in East Moline, IL at Volt

Date Posted: 9/10/2018

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Job Description

Volt is looking for a Weld Manufacturing Engineer to work on-site with our customer John Deere in East Moline, IL on a 12 month contingent assignmentAs a Weld Manufacturing Engineer, you will provide Weld ME support and basic trouble shooting for current welding operations. In addition, you will:

  • Investigate, gather and analyze data for identifying root cause for welding issues in the departments supported.
  • Align department to 5S standards.
  • Coordinate with facilities and execute project tasks with shop floor alignment.
  • Able to communicate and interact effectively with cross-functional teams.
  • Support continuous improvement projects across department.
  • Support department team for ongoing Safety, Quality and Efficiency goals.
  • More than 50% time spent on shop floor.
  • Establish routings, pay standards, layouts, weld tooling, weldments costs, OMS, and control plans for revisions to current operations and/or running changes for current product.
  • Identify and implement cost reduction, quality, safety and ergonomic improvement ideas for welding operations.
  • Participate in annual factory capacity planning and productivity activities for departments.
  • Assist in development of baseline data for new wage performance pay plans.


  • Bachelor's degree in an Engineering, Technology, Welding or equivalent work experience.
  • Factory experience preferred.
  • AutoCAD, line design, project management experience required.
  • Must be able to support weld and/or assembly layout changes, weld robot programming and program touch-ups.
  • PPE Required.
  • Must be able to support production start and stop times. Possible 3rd shift support.
  • Working knowledge Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Knowledge of engineering tools, systems and databases (SAP, JDAAT, etc).

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.