Manufacturing Engineering Technician

Date: Aug 4, 2022

Location: Ladson, SC, US, 29456

Company: Lincoln Electric

The Lincoln Electric Company--Kaliburn location engineers and manufactures plasma cutting systems, plasma torches, plasma consumables and control system units for high-tech cutting applications. Building new products that constantly raise the bar in the industry is possible through a strong foundation of engineering talent such as mechanical, fluid dynamics, heat transfer and software engineers.

Req. ID: 21768 

 

This position is responsible for programming and setup documentation of CNC Swiss Turns, Lathes, and Mills. Primary function is to evaluate, develop and document manufacturing processes to provide greater productivity and efficiency. 

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

 

  • CNC Programming - develop CNC Part Programs for Swiss Turns, Lathes, and Mills using ESPRIT
  • Document new parts with set-up sheets and work instructions
  • Participate in efforts to reduce waste in the machine shop
  • Perform 1st part inspections and prove-out on machined parts
  • Create fixture drawings using SolidEdge
  • Troubleshoot and resolve machining issues and manual processes
  • Contribute to team environments for Kaizen events, 5S, Process Flow, Cost Improvements, etc.
  • Participate in employee teams to determine root cause of problems
  • Provide primary input to Manufacturability Reviews
  • Collect data to improve processes
  • Perform general duties as assigned and assist in other areas as workload requires

 

 

REQUIRED SKILLS

 

  • Associate’s degree in technical field or 2+ years equivalent experience
  • Ability to communicate with all levels of the organization, both verbally and in writing; transfer of details and important instructions are key to this position
  • Ability to read blueprints and properly inspect part using hand gaging
  • Detail oriented with a strong work ethic
  • Self-starter, motivated and resourceful
  • Results-driven with a focus to exceed goals and objectives
  • Positive attitude with a desire to learn
  • Advanced math skills including ability to calculate figures and amounts such as percentages, area, volume, circumference and rate; ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry

 

 

PREFERRED SKILLS

 

  • Knowledge of lean manufacturing principles
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Experience with Fanuc and / or Mitsubishi controls
  • Experience with Swiss Turn Lathes
  • Experience programming with ESPRIT, knowledge of G-Code

 

 

 

COMPETENCIES

 

  • Collaborates
  • Tech savvy
  • Resourcefulness
  • Optimizes work processes
  • Communicates effectively
  • Drives results

 

 

WORK ENVIRONMENT

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles, moving mechanical parts and vibration.  The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

 

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

 

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear.  The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms. The position requires frequent lifting, pushing and pulling objects that are 30 pounds or heavier.     

 

 

EEO STATEMENT

Lincoln Electric promotes equal employment opportunities and will not discriminate, nor tolerate discrimination, against any applicant or employee because of age; race; color; religion; sex; sexual orientation; gender identity; national origin; citizenship status; disability; veteran status; genetic information; or on the basis of pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions, including, but not limited to, lactation. 

 

 

 

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age; race; color; religion; sex; sexual orientation; gender identity; national origin; citizenship status; disability; veteran status; genetic information; or on the basis of pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions, including, but not limited to, lactation.

 

Lincoln Electric is a $3.2B publicly traded company (NASDAQ) with over 11,000 employees around the world.  With operations in over 56 manufacturing locations in 19 countries, we are well positioned to continue this partnership and poised to grow with our customers. As a part of that continuing legacy, you will contribute to a new generation of innovation and experience the pride that comes with being part of the solution to the world’s challenges.  It is a great time to be part of the welding industry!

 

Lincoln Electric does not accept unsolicited resumes from third-party recruiters.  Resumes submitted to any employee(s) of Lincoln Electric without a signed vendor agreement, by the Manager of Recruiting & Training, will become property of Lincoln Electric.  Verbal or written commitments from any other member of Lincoln Electric will not be considered binding terms.  Lincoln Electric will not pay a fee to any third-party recruiter that has not coordinated their recruiting activity through the Recruiting Department.

 

Employment Status: Hourly Full-Time 
Function: Manufacturing Support 

 


EOE, including disability/veterans


Nearest Major Market: Charleston South Carolina
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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