Applications Engineer



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Up to USD65000.00 per year

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Manpower Engineering ,


Job Description

The Applications Engineer position will provide technical support in person or over the phone for customers, sales, and trade shows for CNC Machines. Incumbent will also complete time studies, test cuts and machine demonstrations as per customer requirements.

Essential Job Functions:

* Performing application engineering work independently and set priorities with knowledge of company goals

* Designing and fabricating fixtures/ work holding for demo's, test cuts, and turnkeys

* Defining and troubleshooting complex manufacturing/machining processes

* Conducting time estimates for customer parts with 10% tolerance

* Using CAPPS conversational programming, industry standard CAM systems, and direct G-Code/ Macro programming to generate CNC programs for parts processing

* Setting up CNC machines with program, tooling, workpiece, and fixtures including 5-axis and mill-turn

* Inspecting finished parts for quality and accuracy

* Generating engineering proposals for process and turnkey applications

* Generating engineering reports and technical documentation

* Setting up and program a CMM (coordinate measuring machine)

* Generating order intake actively consulting customers on their technical needs together with ASM

* Training customers on equipment after installation

Minimum Requirements:

* Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical/Manufacturing Engineering or related field preferred, and/or machining knowledge

* 3-7 years related experience

* Knowledge in part processing, metal cutting, CNC programming, reading drawings, and machine setup

* Basic understanding of Metallurgy

* Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously in a fast paced environment while meeting deadlines

* Proven experience to communicate professionally with internal and external customers

* Proven flexibility with shifting priorities

* Proficiency in Microsoft Office; Outlook, Excel, Word and PowerPoint

* Proven organizational skills, with high attention to detail

* Must be able to work 40 hours a week and overtime with advance notice

* Strong analytical/problem solving abilities

* Frequent communication with internal technical staff, external customers, and external suppliers