Join our growing team
Do you find yourself elbow deep in a machine trying to understand how it works?
We’re your type of people.
Working at Volta
We’re a passionate team of problem solvers who don’t mind getting down to the nitty-gritty. We like to get our hands dirty and build systems that work really, really well.
Join us at a growing company using proven technology in never-been-done-before applications.
This position is responsible for the assembly of energy power storage systems in the manufacturing process area. These responsibilities cover multiple products and production operations. The position reports to the Production Manager.
- Interpret technical documents, such as diagrams, schematics, blueprints, or other verbal or written instructions.
- Work with other members of the line or group in order to assemble energy storage systems.
- Test, calibrate, and fit parts and mechanisms to meet product specifications.
- Identify any defective items and handle according to established procedures.
- Ensure completion of each part, at each workstation, within established takt time and quality standards.
- Conduct all work activities following company safety policies and procedures.
- Perform other duties as assigned by Production Manager.
- High school diploma or GED.
- A minimum of 1 to 3 years of manufacturing assembly experience (preferred).
- Knowledge and experience with basic hand tools (wrenches, ratchets, screwdrivers, clamps, torque wrench, etc.)
- Attention to detail.
- Ability to follow written work instructions, including basic electrical diagrams.
- Ability to use measuring equipment (torque wrench, electrical multi-meter, etc.)
- Must have good eyesight, including depth perception, peripheral vision, and ability to differentiate between colors.
- Must be able to pass the Ishihara Color Test.
- Excellent hand-eye coordination.
- Ability to repeatedly lift up to 50 lbs.
- Must be able to climb ladders or stairs.
- Willing to perform repetitive tasks while sitting or standing for extended periods of time (up to 8 to 10 hours per day).
This position is located in a single shift production facility. The position may require work with potentially hazardous products in a controlled, safe environment.
This position is responsible for the design and development of electrical energy power systems. This position reports to the Engineering Manager.
- Develops, establishes and executes all Engineering systems required in the development of both new and existing products produced by the organization.
- Evaluates electrical systems, products, components, and applications by designing and conducting research programs, applying knowledge of electricity and materials.
- Confirms system’s and components’ capabilities by designing testing methods; testing properties.
- Develops electrical products by studying customer requirements; researching and testing manufacturing and assembly methods and materials.
- Develops manufacturing processes by designing and modifying equipment for building and assembling electrical components, soliciting observations from operators.
- Assures product quality by designing electrical testing methods; testing finished products and system capabilities.
- Prepares product reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.
- Provides engineering information by answering questions and requests.
- Maintains product and company reputation by complying with federal and state regulations.
- Keeps equipment operational by following manufacturer’s instructions and established procedures; requesting repair service.
- Maintains product data base by writing computer programs; entering data.
- Completes projects by training and guiding technicians.
- Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
- Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
- Works upon new product development regarding design and product features.
- Ensures that product design documents are complete, blueprints are finalized, and standards meet regulatory requirements.
- Other duties as assigned.
- Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering with 5 to 10 years of related work experience is required.
- Relevant automotive Engineering experience (5 years minimum).
- Must have strong mechanical/technical skills including the ability to work in a self-directed work environment.
- Experience with both ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 (2015) is helpful.
- Must have knowledge and experience in Lean Manufacturing methods.
- Proficient in use of computer and common office software is required (i.e. Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.).
- Knowledge of statistical concepts, design of experiments and problem-solving methodology is required.
- Experience with Engineering Software Programs (i.e. Solid Works, etc.)
- Experience working directly with customer and suppliers is helpful.
The position is located in a single shift manufacturing facility. Travel to customer, corporate, and supplier sites will be involved. The position may require work with potentially hazardous products and equipment in a controlled, safe environment.