Formula SAE Lincoln

June 20-23, 2018

Lincoln, Nebraska USA

Lincoln Airpark

Failure Modes and Effect Analysis Document Reviewer Volunteer Information

Position Title: Failure Modes and Effect Analysis Document Reviewer (Electric Only)

Activity: Formula SAE Document Review

Position Description: Volunteers will conduct a technical review of the student completed Failure Modes and Effect Analysis (FMEA) of the tractive system to review as many components, assemblies, and subsystems as possible to identify failure modes, and their causes and effects identified by teams. Volunteers will guide student teams to correct paths/processes until document is accepted by volunteer, but not provide the direct answer.

Preferred Skills/Qualifications/ Experience: Volunteers should have knowledge of electrification and some working knowledge of design for safety.

Orientation and Training: Online training led by the Electrical Technical Inspection Lead and Rules Committee Member who will also manage workload and review process.

Work Conducted via: online prior to competition

Time Commitment: Pending volunteer availability and workload vs student knowledge; there may be some back-n-forth correspondence until document is accepted. Review time is not consistent or daily but can span up to a month’s time.

SAE Members only:  NO

Leadership Skills Obtained in this Role: opportunities exist

How to Volunteer

Online Volunteer Recruitment website:

Also, feel free to contact Formula SAE Program Manager for any inquiries.

Kaley Zundel
Formula SAE Program Manager