Description: PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking a Product Engineer 3 for an open position in Issaquah, WA. The successful candidate will work in a dynamic environment as part of a transducer R&D team fabricating tools and fixtures. In addition, this role seeks an experienced Machinist to build/fabricate complex and experimental designs.
We are looking for an experienced “hands on” Machinist to build tools in our Lab/Shop environment.
• Fabricate and/or support outsource process tooling, jigs and fixtures for precision assembly work. • Build/execute tooling for automated assembly and test of advanced technology transducers • Lab/Shop owner to include all equipment, materials and build schedules. • Routinely build to tolerance levels of 10 microns (or better) • CNC programming experience is required, MasterCAM preferred • Manual tool and equipment expertise is expected including proficiency with Mills, Lathes and related shop tools • Maintain lab, process, test and infrastructure • Work directly with Project teams to meet the tooling/fixture needs of the team Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience: • Experience with manual and CNC machining • Practical knowledge of metrology systems • Working knowledge of material types – steels, plastics, nonferrous materials • Working knowledge of plating and surface treatments – e.g. chrome plating, electroless nickel plating • Experience in CAD required, Pro-E preferred • Excellent communication skills • Ability to adapt to change and work in a rapidly-changing environment
Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience: • Medical Device design experience very helpful. • LabVIEW; DAQ, Instrumentation and/or Automation design experience • Experience with international vendors preferred • Lab, test and Validation process experience • Design for Manufacturing experience related to tooling support.
We are not looking for a project engineer.
Here is the exact thing we are looking for: · Seasoned machine shop guy (to manage a small shop and everything in it) · Operates new style (automated) equipment and old style (manual) equipment · Precision machinist that has worked with various materials (Stainless steel, Aircraft aluminum etc) · Knows how to Program the CNC mill using MasterCAM (or some other programming experience that is similar) · CAD experience with Pro-E or Solidworks · A guy that loves to build stuff in a shop environment