Volt Workforce Solutions Engineering Technician in Waterloo, Iowa

Engineering Technician in Waterloo, IA at Volt

Date Posted: 7/6/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Contingent

  • Location: Waterloo, IA

  • Job Type: Engineering Disciplines

  • Duration: 48 weeks

  • Date Posted: 7/6/2018

  • Job ID: 124981

  • Contact Name Volt Branch

  • Phone 563/723-3700

Job Description

Volt is looking for an Engineering Technician to work on-site with our customer John Deere in Waterloo, IA on a 1-year contingent assignment . This position will be providing support for and/or assistance with products or engineering processes. Technicians at this level typically perform appropriate tests using existing procedures for process control and failure analysis. Additional key responsibilities will include:

  • Provides routine analysis for materials manufacturing process and methods assist with problem identification and resolution root cause analysis corrective action tracking reliability analysis and verification/validation test plan development.

  • Provides guidance on test procedures to engineers and support personnel. Requires knowledge and understanding of lab testing equipment and technologies.

  • Operates and/or calibrates analytical equipment to perform a variety of routine chemical physical or metallurgical tests.

  • Maintains production tooling system and completes shop orders to ensure that tooling is produced for production use.

  • Maintains the dimensional control of purchased components through measurements with support of electronic three-dimensional or other instruments of similar precision

  • Inputs communicates and/or maintains engineering change or other manufacturing information to the appropriate personnel and/or database.


  • An ideal candidate would have a 2-year technician degree (trade school or Associates degree would be appropriate).

  • Looking 0-5 years of industry experience.

  • Experience with PLC Logic.

  • Experience with automation (Fanuc) and manufacturing processes.

  • Experience in roles that required effective verbal and written communication skills.

  • Prefer local candidates

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 at http://jobs.volt.com/ to see the other positions we have available that you may qualify.

In order to promote this harmony in the workplace and to obey the laws related to employment, Volt maintains a strong commitment to equal employment opportunity without unlawful regard to race, color, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, religion (including religious dress and grooming practices), creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital or parental status, age, mental or physical disability, medical condition, genetic information, military or veteran status or any other category protected by applicable law.