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Manufacturing Engineering Technician in Kenosha, WI at Tecomet

Date Posted: 2/14/2019

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Job Description

LEADING MEDICAL DEVICE MANUFACTURER NEEDS TOP-NOTCH MANUFACTURING ENGINEERING TECH!

Tecomet, Kenosha, WI, is one of the leading contract manufacturers of medical implants and surgical instruments in the United States.

Quality is number one within our organization and it is our team of dedicated and highly skilled teammates that put us at the forefront!

Our Kenosha manufacturing plant, conveniently located between Chicago and Milwaukee, and within 1-2 miles of the expressway might be the right fit for you!  It is an exceptionally exciting time to join Tecomet as we grow our organization through the recruitment of great team member candidates.   

Here at Tecomet, we value employee excellence. We offer a competitive compensation package, including great benefits with no waiting period to enroll.

Join one of the top contract medical device manufacturers in the U.S.--join Tecomet!

POSITION SUMMARY

The Manufacturing Engineering Technician assists manufacturing engineers in the development and implementation of optimal, cost-effective manufacturing processes and methods in accordance with product specifications and quality standards. This individual will recommend and implement improvements to production processes, methods, and controls. He/ She will also Operate CAD/CAM software to generate part drawings, design tooling and generate CNC programs. Must be self-motivated and work with minimal supervision.

PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITES

  • Develop or maintain programs using computer-assisted manufacturing (CAM) tools

    associated with automated CNC production equipment.

  • Prepare layouts, drawings or sketches of machined components, assemblies, tooling, scaled floor layouts or new equipment design using computer-aided design (CAD) software.

  • Create Shop Floor Routers for manufacturing processes or operations using ERP system.

  • Monitor or measure manufacturing processes to identify ways to reduce non-value added activities, decrease time requirements, or improve quality.

  • Prepare and maintain detailed layouts of processes and related equipment.

  • Design, develop, test and/or source and cost-justify various tools, machinery and equipment for recommended manufacturing methods.Interface with vendors to determine product specifications and arrange for purchase of tooling and equipment according to specifications and quality standards.

  • Manage multiple projects from start-up to completion.

  • Maintain integrity and promote enhancements of programming system. This includes implementing system improvements and coordinating Engineering change revisions.

  • Check and interpret data from machining operations, consolidate data, prepare reports, forms and schedules as required.

  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

  • Ability to use 3D Modeling, preferably SolidWorks

  • Good working knowledge of manufacturing methods, including CNC Swiss, Turning, and Milling

  • Experience/general knowledge of lean manufacturing basics

  • Proficient in MS Office products

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Ability to prioritize and work independently

  • Familiar with GMP practices

  • Good working knowledge of GD& T

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • Associate's degree or equivalent from two-year college or technical school preferred or related experience and/or training.

  • Proficient in CAD/CAM machine programming, machining tooling and design, Solid Works, Espirit, computers i.e. Microsoft Office.

  • Problem analysis and resolution, have knowledge of hydraulics, pneumatics and machining practices.

  • Good communication skills.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

While performing the duties of this job the employee is frequently required to stand, sit, walk, talk, and hear. The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms, stoop, kneel, or crouch.

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

MISCELLANEOUS:

The duties listed above are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed.  The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position.

The job description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and the employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the job change.