Randstad Electrical Engineer in Ankeny, Iowa

Electrical Engineer

job details:

  • location:Ankeny, IA

  • salary:$33 - $45.92 per hour

  • date posted:Thursday, November 8, 2018

  • experience:0 years

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Miscellaneous Manufacturing Industries

  • reference:144596

job description

Electrical Engineer

Contract position: An Electrical Manufacturing Engineer is needed for an American corporation that manufactures agricultural, construction, and forestry machinery, diesel engines, drivetrains (axles, transmissions, gearboxes) used in heavy equipment, and lawn care equipment in the Ankeny, IA area. This position is responsible for recognizing component and/or equipment problems that arise and perform independent troubleshooting and testing. No per diem available. No travel required. 1st shift: 7:00 AM to 3:30 PM. OT and weekends are anticipated, up to three Saturdays a month. 3rd shift work is possible.

Responsibilities for the Electrical Engineer

  • Maintains necessary records and documentation. Interprets basic electrical/engineering drawings, diagrams, and schematics.

  • Develop simple work instruction and modify or update existing procedures. Research, gather and summarizes data for use in determining errors and root cause.

  • Be the main contact to support MES. Including but not limited to support of labor reporting issues, FA integration issues with DC tools, Modular Test Stands, MES functions and AGV integration.

Requirements for the Electrical Engineer

  • Bachelor's degree and/or an Electrical Trade Certification or equivalent experience is required.

  • At least 2 years of experience in a manufacturing environment. Knowledge/Experience with CANBUS networks is preferred.


  • 401K

  • Healthcare

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.