Description: PDS TECH INC is currently looking for a Process Engineer / CNC Programmer for a client in Valencia, CA
Summary: The Process Engineer reports directly to the Sr. Director of Operations. Assumes responsibility for developing new part processes, optimizing processes for recurring jobs and contributing technical support to the Director of Operations; this includes CAD, fixture design and tooling, programming and documentation of the process for set-up personnel and operators.
Responsibilities include: Reviews solid files and drawings during the RFQ process or upon receipt of order for new parts as the initial step in developing a manufacturing process. Coordinates with manufacturing and production to identify recurring jobs which are candidates for optimization. Assist set-up personnel and operators as needed for technical support at the request of the Director. Ensures compliance with ISO and all governmental regulations. Requirements: The candidate must be highly skilled in the development and optimization of CNC Machining processes. They must have knowledge and experience in all aspects of the process. This includes knowledge and experience with 5-Axis Mill, Horizontal Mill and Lathe and live tooling.
5-10 years of experience programming and setting-up lathes, horizontals,vertical mills is a must.
Proficiency with ESPRIT CAM is critical.
Inventor or Solidworks CAD software knowledge is needed
Must have in depth knowledge in reading of prints and solid models.
Must have knowledge of work holding and tooling methodology and hardware.
Have knowledge and experience in cutting tool selection.
Should have experience in the creation of Process Validation.
Capable of high-precision work while functioning as a team player.