Job Description - Rapid Prototyping/Fabrication Technician in Louisville
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Rapid Prototyping/Fabrication Technician

Ref: US_EN_6_971649_1424397

Posted on 05 January 2022
Job Location
Louisville, Kentucky
Contract Type
Contract/Temporary
Category
Engineering

A Rapid Prototyping | Fabrication Technician position in Louisville, Kentucky is available through Modis. This is a long-term W2 contract position located onsite with a well-known manufacturing company.

Rapid Prototyping Technician

Mon-Fri- 8;00 am-5;00 pm

Responsibilities:       

  • Fulfill part requests from various engineers, balancing machine and programs needs and capabilities to maximize output.
  • Become expert on machine process assigned.
  • Coordinate service calls on all machines and coordinate with building maintenance to ensure smooth operation of the lab.
  • Conduct tours and project a helpful and knowledgeable presence in the lab.
  • Support the development of post processing techniques.
  • Train engineers and requestors as to the capabilities of the various additive manufacturing processes.
  • Supplement the 3D printing lab with CAD skills and machining skills to develop new processes for making parts.
  • Qualifications/Requirements:

  • College Degree desired, technical field preferred- Mechanical Eng. degree if possible.
  • CNC Machine experience
  • Injection Mold Design experience
  • Experience in CAD and creation of parts from scratch.
  • Ability to diagnose and communicate machine faults to service technicians and maintenance personnel.
  • Demonstrated ability to balance the requirements of timing, material usage, part orientation, machine selection, and material choices to effectively manage lab output.
  • Computer savvy, able to learn multiple programs and effectively run them simultaneously.
  • Willing to conduct tours to various groups.  Able to communicate effectively with multiple tour levels, from the novice “Bring your child to work day” to the “Monogram Experience Customer” to the “Experience Supplier Application Engineer”.
  • Excellent teamwork skills. Self-starter.
  • Able to balance priorities is a high stress environment.
  • Must wear required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), depending on the task being completed. Occasional use of a respirator mask to clean the Metal Powder SLS room. All appropriate safety training will be provided.
  • Preferred Qualifications:

  • Exposure to 3D printing desirable.  Experienced in some additive manufacturing technology, including Fused Deposit Modeling (FDM), Sterolithography (SLA), Digital Light Projection (DLP), Inkjetting (Polyjet), Selective Laser Sintering (SLS), and Direct Metal Laser Sintering (DMLS) a plus.
  • Experienced with some of the required software programs, including Magics, Insight, Objet Studio, Catalyst, Zedit pro, 3Dmanage, and others a plus.
  • If you are interested in this Rapid Prototyping Technician job in Louisville, KY then please click APPLY NOW.  If you have questions about the position, please contact Mike Woods at (260)-446-8414 or email Michael.Woods@Modis.com .

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