Additive Manufacturing Technician in Brookfield, Wisconsin

Date Posted: 11/19/2020

Job Snapshot

Employee Type: Full-time
Job Type: Engineering
Date Posted: 11/19/2020

Job Description

Milwaukee Tool is an industry leader developing innovative solutions that deliver increased productivity and unmatched durability for professional construction users. We set out to completely rethink a solution and deliver game-changing innovation. As a Technician, focusing on metal additive manufacturing, you will be responsible for the oversight and operation of internal AM processes supporting new product development.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Review parts for 3D printing insuring printability and make recommendations for improved processing.
  • Material preparation and loading into 3D printing equipment.
  • Process control and monitoring of 3D printing equipment.
  • Unloading, separating, and cleaning of parts after 3D printing completion.
  • Execute other post process needs in preparation for furnace operation.
  • Measuring and inspecting parts for quality and performance specification.
  • Confirm completion of printed parts and notify requesters.
  • Collaborate with other departments during execution.
  • Create work flows, processes, and procedures.
  • Initiate and monitor lab requests.
  • Determine root cause and proposed solutions.
  • Maintain 3D prototyping shop; insure cleanliness on daily and regular basis.
  • Comply with policies, rules and regulations and reporting requirements relating to safety/heath, performance standards, operating procedures, processes, and training.
  • Assist with repair, upgrade and installation of various software and hardware.
  • Maintain and operate various types of 3D printers and related technologies.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Core Competencies and Skills:

  • Strong technical knowledge in metal additive manufacturing, particularly binder jet technology.
  • General knowledge of metals and metallurgy involving a wide range of metals and metal alloys.
  • Familiarity with data acquisition systems, sensor feedback, and controls
  • Strong analytical and machine shop mathematical skills
  • Ability to read CAD Drawings using software such as Solidworks, NX and Spaceclaim.
  • Detail oriented
  • Self-starter with the ability to take initiative and accomplish tasks.
  • Excellent problem definition and resolution skills.
  • Adaptable and flexible.
  • Solid verbal and written English language communication skills are required.
  • Ability to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.
  • Must be able to lift a minimum of 40 lbs and be capable of utilizing dollies and pallet jacks.

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Technical school certification or undergraduate degree is not required but is considered a plus.
  • Minimum of three years of experience in a product design engineering environment.
  • Related experience with computer/peripheral maintenance and repair, printer servicing or similar background
  • Aptitude with design tools, computer-aided design, data analysis, and process design
  • Manufacturing experience.
  • GD&T
  • Measurement experience using calipers, CMM, etc.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Eligible to work in the United States
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