Volt Information Sciences Factory Automation Engineer in Grovetown, Georgia

Factory Automation Engineer in Grovetown, GA at Volt

Date Posted: 1/17/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Contingent

  • Location: Grovetown, GA

  • Job Type: Engineering Disciplines

  • Duration: 100 weeks

  • Date Posted: 1/17/2018

  • Job ID: 78069

  • Contact Name Volt Branch

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..

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 has an opportunity for you to become part of a prestigious team of professionals. We are seeking a Factory Automation Engineer in Grovetown, GA. This is a contingent role that is forecasted for two years, but may be extended.

Job Duties Include:

  • Work with Quality, Manufacturing Engineering and Factory Automation Leads to ensure manufacturing and standardization goals are achieved.

  • Provide electrical designs and programming within applicable standards to build new or modify existing production machines and systems.

  • Be responsible for changes to control logic and software including, but not limited to: relay ladder logic, PLCs, HMIs, and PC based logic.

  • Work with IT and Global Information Services (GIS) to ensure software policies are maintained and hardware that is used by Factory Automation is supported and that any network or database issues are expediently resolved.

  • Support continuous improvement opportunities and activities.

  • Provides support and basic trouble shooting for current operations.

  • Investigates, gathers and analyze data for specifically assigned, recurring tasks.

  • Establishes routings, methods, layouts, tools, costs, methods documentation, quality plans and labor standards for revisions to current operations and/or new parts or programs of limited scope.

  • Identifies and implements cost reduction, quality, safety and ergonomic improvement ideas of limited scope.

  • Works with electronic tools to perform engineering functions.

  • Develops and implements plans of limited scope to support lean manufacturing through the production system.

  • Designs operations layouts to improve material flow and material presentation.

  • Participates in team studies related to capacity, energy, productivity and efficiency.

  • Implements new manufacturing processes and technology.


BS in Electrical or Controls Engineering or equivalent experience

2 years experience with relay ladder logic, PLCs, HMIs, and PC based logic

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.

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.