Application Engineer

ASC Connections
32000.00 - 38000.00 GBP Annual + GBP32000 - GBP38000/annum
20 Jun 2019
18 Jul 2019
Contract Type
The company are a renowned, global manufacturer of machine tool / cnc machines with over 100 years of successful trading behind them.

As an Applications Engineer you will be responsible for implementing, to develop and prove out process including clamping fixtures and cutting tools on machining centres for the manufacture of specific customer components.

The company is based in Redditch so is easily commutable from Birmingham, Solihull, Dudley, Worcester, Droitwich, Bromsgrove, West Bromwich.

Duties / Responsibilities;

* Writing NC Programs and liaising with cutting tool suppliers

* Implementing customer specific processes including NC programs, fixtures and cutting tool on machining centres

* Prove out of NC programs for customer components

* Optimising programs to achieve agreed quality levels and cycle time

* Running SPC capability studies to achieve machine sign off for pre and final acceptance

* Training of customers in operation of their machine

* Create process methods and time estimates

* Support customer demonstrations

I would welcome applications from candidates who meet the following criteria;

* Have worked as a Applications Technician in a manufacturing environment

* Ability to write NC programs from customer part drawings

* NC controls experience essential (Siemens / Fanuc)

* Experience in metal cutting procersses and cutting tools

* Operation of 4 and 4 axis machining centres (Siemens/Fanuc)

* Experience of CAD/CAM/post processors

* Ability to interpret mechanical component drawings and tolerances

* Understanding of SPC methods and interpretation of inspection protocols

* A driven personality

Company offers Free on site parking, Pension.

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your details on our talent management system to consider you for future opportunities