Strong CNC programming skills on lathes and mills, the flexibility to work in a fast-paced environment, and the ability to interact effectively with a variety of internal and external contacts. If this describes you, this role offers you multiple opportunities. You will:
- Expand your skills and experience across diverse projects as you contribute to highly customized products -- no two days will be the same.
- Support leading industry brands, like ClydeUnion Pumps, a center of excellence in pump technology, hydraulic design and engineering.
- Join a great team in a collaborative environment. This is just one reason we have a high number of long-tenured employees.
- Showcase your potential to take on additional responsibilities or advance within a growing global industry leader.
- Earn competitive pay (with overtime eligibility) and excellent benefits, including competitive health and retirement savings plans.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Reporting to the Manufacturing Manager, you will provide manufacturing engineering and CNC programming support to the Burlington machine shop and other production departments as required. We'll look to you to integrate well in our team environment. You'll work with floor/shop teams, the purchasing team and planning teams. You also will work with and sometimes oversee the work of outside contractors.
The focus will be on machining, jumping in on lathe and mill programming, supporting make/buy decisions based on company capabilities, getting input from operators, developing and documenting manufacturing processes and more. More specifically, you will:
- Create / debug CNC programs for lathes / mills (G-code and CAM-generated),
- Troubleshoot manufacturing problems including tooling, fixtures, processes and CNC programs.
- Design / Implement fixtures used in manufacturing processes.
- Procure and maintain necessary tooling for manufacture,
- Develop and document manufacturing processes, including routes, SOPs, etc.
- Develop manufacturing standard data.
- Develop low-level BOM structure.
- Assist and provide input on make/buy decisions.
- Act as liaison among Manufacturing, Purchasing, Design Engineering, Quality and Service departments.
- Generate cost reduction through methods improvements.
- Assist in the preparation of corporate asset requests for capital projects in manufacturing.
- Act in a safety-conscious manner and adhere to company safety policies.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES
- Manufacturing knowledge in machining, fabrication, assembly processes, tooling and metallurgy.
- The ability to develop and design fixturing in 2D and 3D using CAM software, ideally SolidWorks and/or Mastercam.
- The ability to read, understand, develop technical documents, drawings and blueprints.
- The ability to deal with shifting priorities, tight deadlines and cost controls
- Interpersonal communication skills necessary to work effectively with shop, office and external personnel.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
- Relevant technical or trade certification
- 8+ years of experience in CNC programming on lathes and mills, including:
- Creating and editing G-code CNC programs manually for 2 and 4 axis lathes and 4 and 5 axis mills.
- Troubleshooting manufacturing problems in process, tooling, fixtures and CNC programming.
- Programming and developing CNC processes, preferably in Mastercam and/or CAMworks.
- Experience with MRP systems, ideally AS400 platforms.
- Hands-on experience in operation of manual and CNC machine tools.
- Experience in a casting environment
- Experience with Fanuc and Heidenhain controllers.
- Experience in make/buy decisions related to tooling / machining.
- Regularly required to use hands to finger, handle or feel, reach with hands and arms and talk or hear.
- Regularly required to lift and/or move objects weighing up to 50 lbs.
- Frequently required to stand, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl.
- Occasionally required to sit and climb or balance.
- Specific vision abilities required for this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust and focus.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Shop conditions are in line with SPX Flow EHS regulations and country legislative safety requirements with regards to safe walkways, shelving and general working areas. Noise can often be at levels that require hearing protection due to general manufacturing activities. All PPE is provided for by the company. 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.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
SPX FLOW VALUES
SPX Flow employees are expected to behave in accordance with our company values:
- Think all customer, all the time.
- Embrace teamwork with no borders.
- Be obsessed with being the best.
- Own your actions.
- Ask the hard question.
- Do the right thing, always!
- Appreciate the moment.
Quality encompasses all aspects of SPX’s business, and every employee shares the responsibility to prevent the occurrence of any nonconformity relating to product, process and the quality system. All employees have an obligation to identify and record any such nonconformity, and through designed channels, initiate and recommend solutions.