Who is the Brilex Group of Companies?

The Brilex Group of Companies developed over the course of the past 22 years; however, in 2010, the group was officially established when Brilex Industries expanded their facilities, formed joint ventures and purchased the assets of the Taylor-Winfield Corporation (now known as Taylor-Winfield Technologies).
Our group consists of four member companies:
  • Brilex Industries, Inc.
  • Taylor-Winfield Technologies, Inc.
  • BBM Railway Equipment, LLC
The Group brings together the synergies of industry’s best and understands the importance of, and is committed to the highest quality products, on-time deliveries, superior customer service and competitive pricing.

Career Opportunities

Below, browse a list of career opportunities within The Brilex Group of Companies. You can navigate through the companies by clicking on the tiles with the company name to expand the opportunities, and click on the position title to expand the details. To apply for a position, click here, or click the "Apply Now" link at the bottom of the position details.

Brilex Industries, Inc. (9)

2nd Shift Welder



Job Title:  2nd Shift Welder
Company: Brilex Industries, Inc.
Reports To: 
Direct Reports: 0
Exempt / Non-Exempt: Non-Exempt

JOB SUMMARY:   The Welder is responsible for set up and operation of conventional welding equipment in a fabrication/job shop environment. This position does require a flexible work schedule. The selected candidate must be able to work 2nd shift to include shift premium pay.


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

·     3+ years of experience in the layout, fabrication, and welding of metal components

·     3-5 years’ experience working with 1/16th wire or larger

·     Ability to read, understand and interpret blueprint

·      Adept at various types of metal joining

·      Skilled in reading and interpreting mechanical assembly and part drawings

·      Expertise in mathematics used to calculate dimensions and tolerances

·      Ability to weld in all position

·      Must possess own hand tools and tool box

·      Proven mechanical aptitude using a variety of hand tools and shop equipment

·      Working knowledge of industry standards for welding and fabrication

Essential Physical Functions Needed:

·      Climb and work from ladders

·      Frequent standing, sitting, stooping, kneeling, and bending

·      Lift a minimum of 50 lbs.

·      Work from a kneeling or laying position when required

·      Exposure to fumes, noise, and varying temperatures

Equipment Used:

·      Welding equipment

·      Common hand tools (i.e. drills, grinders, cutters, etc.)

·      Fork Lift

·      Overhead cranes



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Apprentice



Job Title: Apprentice
Company: Brilex Industries, Inc.
Reports To: 
Direct Reports: 0
Exempt / Non-Exempt: Non-Exempt

JOB TITLE: Apprentice

 

JOB SUMMARY:  The apprentice will gain hands-on exposure to production principles in a job shop, exposure to a diverse range of products, designs, and industrial markets and gain experience in production, quality, and continuous improvement. The apprentice will learn production flow and apply process design principles to welding fabrication, machine shop, and assembly

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

·         Good communication skills

·         Be self-motivated and proactive

·         Good math skills

·         High attention to detail

·         Must be enrolled or recent graduate of a local tech center in the machining or welding programs.

 

Essential Physical Functions Needed:

·         Regularly sit, stand, walk, stoop, kneel, and crawl throughout the work day

·         Climb and work from ladders or stairs

·         Ability to lift/push/pull 50 pound objects

·         Exposure to noise, fumes and varying temperature

·         Perform repetitive motions

·         Ability to get on and off the fit table

 

Equipment Used:

·          Welding equipment

·          Overhead crane

·          Forklift

·          Grinders

·          Miscellaneous hand and measuring tools



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CNC Machinist



Job Title: CNC Machinist
Company: Brilex Industries, Inc.
Reports To: 
Direct Reports: 
Exempt / Non-Exempt: 

JOB SUMMARY:  The CNC Machinist works with computer numeric controlled (CNC) heavy machinery from set up to operation to produce parts and tools from metal or other materials. The CNC Machinist operates CNC Horizontal and Vertical Mills and Machining Centers utilizing medium to heavy steel plate in a fabrication/job shop environment. The CNC Machinist is to process methods in accordance with specifications and quality standards.

MAJOR AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITIES:

·         Interpret packet of router, engineering drawings, blue prints, and other work instructions

·         Program review, including debugging and problem solving

·         Load feed mechanism by using an overhead crane to lift materials into position

·         Perform typical machine shop operations

·         Mill, turn, drill, tap, de-bur, saw, and sand fabrications

·         Verify settings by measures, marks, and scribe dimensions and reference points on first-run part

·         Clean and perform inspections of the first-run part, machines, and tooling

·         Select, align, and secure holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials on machines as necessary to machine parts as required

·         Calculate and set controls to regulate machining factors such as speed, feed and depth, and angle of cut, or enter commands to retrieve, input, or edit computerized machine control according to guidelines

·         Troubleshoot malfunctions or resolve issues as required

·         Perform routine maintenance on machines as required

·         Measure dimensions of finished work pieces to ensure conformance to specifications

·         Maintain a safe, organized and clean work environment.

·         Operate multiple machines when practical and necessary

·         Perform all other duties, as assigned

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

·         High School diploma or graduation from a certified technical school

·         3-5 years prior CNC Machining experience

·         Experience machining medium to heavy plate fabrications

·         Solid knowledge of reading and interpreting blue prints, performing set-ups and editing programs in G & M code

·         Willingness to be cross trained across multiple pieces of equipment

·         Adherence to safe work practices

·         Must be able to take and pass a vision acuity test

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

·         Manufacturing Skills Standards Council (MSSC) certification

·         Work keys

·         Experience working in a fabrication/job shop environment

Essential Physical Functions Needed

·         Ability to frequently lift/push/pull 50 pound objects

·         Use of hands/fingers to grasp, pull, handle and manipulate parts and tools

·         Ability to constantly stand and walk throughout the workday

·         Frequent ability to sit at work station

·         Exposure to noise, fumes and varying temperature

·         Perform repetitive motions

·         Hand-eye coordination

·         Must be able to take and pass a vision acuity test

Equipment USed:

·         Forklift

·         Overhead crane

·         CNC milling equipment

·         Various inspection gauges



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Engineering Sales Manager - Heavy Equipment Design



Job Title: Engineering Sales Manager - Heavy Equipment Design
Company: Brilex Industries, Inc.
Reports To: President & Engineering Manager
Direct Reports: 0
Exempt / Non-Exempt: Exempt

JOB SUMMARY:  The Engineering Sales Manager will be responsible for overall business development  for the engineering group, primarily focusing on heavy equipment and material handling applications. This will include, but not be limited to, technical/commercial quoting for new sales opportunities, supporting the development of new products and product improvements while positioning the products to fulfill market and customer related needs to grow the group.  The position includes direct interface with existing/prospective customers, internal engineering support, manufacturing resources and other sales personnel. 

MAJOR AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITIES:

·          Evaluate customer needs via an interactive discovery process or via drawings and specification provided

·          Direct follow-up on proposals and related projects

·          Gather supplier and internal pricing data to compile overall technical and commercial offers

·          Liaison support to Engineering, Purchasing, Assembly, and Test/Field Service groups

·          Attend Product Group related association and trade show activities

·          Interface with Marketing Group to support product group promotional efforts

·          Interface and support other sales personnel’s business development activities

·          50% domestic travel

·          Create technical white papers for submission to technical journals and periodicals

·          General business development activities to increase product group revenue

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

·          5+ years’ heavy material handling capital equipment  experience in the steel and/or aluminum industries

·          Mechanical Engineering degree, post-secondary technical certification or equivalent work experience

·          Ability to read and understand mechanical drawings and related drawing tolerance designations

·          Working knowledge and experience using AutoCad and/or SolidWorks engineering software for visual concept drawings, presentations and to support technical and commercial offers

·          Strong customer service and relationship development skills

·          Verbal, writing and presentation skills

·          Ability to communicate using all forms of media

·          Ability to travel via any common mode of transportation

·          Experience in technical proposal writing

·          Experience with MS Office products

·          Strong problem solving skills

·          Ability to understand hydraulic controls & schematics

·          Ability to understand electrical machine controls and control schemes

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

·          Minimum 5 years’ industrial material handling capital equipment sales experience to the steel and/or aluminum processing industries

·          Heavy steel fabricating and machining estimating experience  

Essential Physical Functions Needed

·         Light lifting

·         Unrestricted Walking into company production facility, Customer factories and other public venues

·         Unrestricted vision and hearing with our without corrective aids

·         Hand dexterity and ability to grip, write, and type

Equipment Used

·          Automobile

·          Mobile Phone

·          Office Phone

·          Computer

·          Printer

·          Microsoft Office software

·          Autocad or SolidWorks Software



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Estimator



Job Title: Estimator
Company: Brilex Industries, Inc.
Reports To: Estimating Manager
Direct Reports: 0
Exempt / Non-Exempt: Exempt

JOB SUMMARY:  The Estimator position is responsible for providing professional level estimating support in a fast paced environment. This position will provide accurate, organized and responsive cost estimates related to materials, labor and time to satisfy internal / external customers.

MAJOR AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Calculates labor, material and time requirements as they relate to proposals, blue prints, engineering drawings and other specifications within a job shop environment
  • Calculates estimated production time and man-hours required for order dependent upon scope of work
  • Develop cost estimates of materials and work performed internally
  • Maintains current production rates and material cost data necessary to produce quote

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Associate’s degree in Mechanical / Industrial Engineering  
  • 2-4 years of related experience as an Estimator in a fabrication environment with a focus on fabrication/welding and/or machining
  • Combination of education and relevant work experience considered
  • Ability to understand and interpret blue prints / engineering drawings
  • Ability to communicate effectively to build/develop internal/external customer relationships
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite  and basic relevant computer skills
  • Highly organized and detail oriented
  • Adept at prioritizing multiple tasks/projects

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Previous work experience as a CNC Machinist and /or Welder/Fitter in a medium to heavy fabrication environment


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Fitter



Job Title: Fitter
Company: Brilex Industries, Inc.
Reports To: 
Direct Reports: 0
Exempt / Non-Exempt: Non-Exempt

JOB TITLE: Fitter

JOB SUMMARY:  The Fitter is responsible for the layout, fit, tack, and weld of various plate to customer specifications utilizing supplied prints.

MAJOR AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITIES:

·         Read and interpret mechanical drawings

·         Complete layout and fit up of plate and structural fabrications

·         Perform welding in horizontal and vertical position using various welding processes

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

·         2+ years’ previous fitting experience with light to heavy steel plate in a job shop/fabrication environment

·         Solid knowledge in interpreting blue prints and engineering drawings

·         Advanced mathematical aptitude, using geometry and trigonometry formulas as well as working in fractions, decimals, and in metric system

·         Must pass vertical and horizontal weld test

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

·         Certified Welder in Flux Core Arc Welding (FCAW) other qualifications such as TIG are desired.

·         Ability to understand and interpret  GD&T tolerances

Essential Physical Functions Needed:

·         Regularly sit, stand, walk, stoop, kneel, and crawl throughout the work day

·         Climb and work from ladders or stairs

·         Ability to lift/push/pull 50 pound objects

·         Exposure to noise, fumes and varying temperature

·         Perform repetitive motions

·         Ability to get on and off the fit table

 

Equipment Used:

·          Welding equipment

·          Overhead crane

·          Forklift

·          Grinders

·          Miscellaneous hand and measuring tools



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General Laborer



Job Title: General Laborer
Company: Brilex Industries, Inc.
Reports To: Fab Shop Supervisor
Direct Reports: 0
Exempt / Non-Exempt: Non-Exempt

Job Summary
The General Laborer is responsible for assisting in the execution of miscellaneous material logistics activities such as shop housekeeping, shipping and receiving, painting, equipment shipping preparation, etc.

Major Areas of Responsibilities
  • Collect shop trash and transport to dumpster.
  • Break down cardboard boxes and dispose into recycling dumpster.
  • Operate shop floor sweeper and scrubber.
  • Assist taping and painting department.
  • Detail jobs after completion in fab shop and machine shop.
  • Prepare packages for shipment.
  • Assist in the loading and unloading of freight using industrial fork lifts and overhead cranes.
Minimum Qualifications
  • Experience working in a manufacturing environment.
  • Consistently organized in daily work activities.
Preferred Qualifications
  • Manufacturing Skills Standards Council (MSSC) certification
  • Willingness to train and learn new job skills pertinent to the Brilex product lines such as operating shot blast equipment, use of minor mechanical assembly tools, and use of fab shop burning torches
Essential Physical Functions
  • Climb and work from ladders
  • Lift a minimum of 50 lbs
  • Work from a kneeling or laying position when required
  • Perform work to company quality standards
Equipment Used
  • Industrial trucks
  • Overhead cranes
  • Grinders
  • Shop floor sweepers
  • Floor scrubbers


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Machine Assembler



Job Title: Machine Assembler
Company: Brilex Industries, Inc.
Reports To: Supervisor-Machine Assembly
Direct Reports: 0
Exempt / Non-Exempt: Non-Exempt

JOB SUMMARY:  The Machine Assembler is responsible for the mechanical assembly of machines per designs provided by the Mechanical Engineering Department.

MAJOR AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:

·      Read and interpret mechanical assembly drawings and parts lists.

·      Assemble fabricated and purchased parts using assembly drawings and parts lists provided by engineering.

·      Align components to designed tolerances.

·      Install moving parts such as shafts, levers, bearings, etc and verifies proper movement.

·      Use hand or power tools to trim, shim, cut or make other adjustments for proper component assembly.

·      Bend and fit piping and tubing for water, hydraulic, pneumatic and lubrication systems.

·      Operate overhead cranes, industrial fork trucks, and aerial lifts.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

·      3+ years of experience building mechanical assemblies for production machinery

·      Proficient in reading and interpreting mechanical assembly, hydraulic, and pneumatic schematic drawings

·      Strong shop math and measurement skills

·      Must possess own hand tools and tool box

·      Proven mechanical aptitude using a variety of hand tools and shop equipment

·      Working knowledge of industry standards for mechanical assembly

ESSENTIAL PHYSICAL FUNCTIONS NEEDED:

·      Stand for extended periods of time

·      Climb and work from ladders

·      Work from an Aerial Lift

·      Lift a minimum of 75 lbs.

·      Work from a kneeling or laying position when required

EQUIPMENT USED:

·      Common hand tools (i.e. drills, grinders, cutters, impact wrenches, etc.)

·      Common shop equipment (i.e. pipe bender, pipe threader, drill press, power saw, band saw, etc.)

·      Industrial fork truck

·      Overhead cranes

·      Aerial lifts



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Regional Account Manager - South Central



Job Title: Regional Account Manager - South Central
Company: Brilex Industries, Inc.
Reports To: President
Direct Reports: 
Exempt / Non-Exempt: 

Regional Account Manager (Southern US)

Position Summary 

 The Regional Account Manager will be a member of our field sales team and focus on developing business opportunities and relationships with existing / new customers in the areas of heavy fabrication, machining and assembly while also exploring new business opportunities. The successful candidate will be values centric, goal / technically oriented with strong oral, written and interpersonal communication skills.

 Main Responsibilities

·         Develop existing / new business opportunities and inquiries for heavy fabrication, machining and assembly

·         Continually position Brilex as the supplier of choice for new projects

·         Gather information for technical and commercial proposals

·         Follow-up on technical and commercial proposals and respond to customer inquiries

·         Facilitate customer meetings, plant visits, and data collection with internal support personnel

·         Track projects through the selling cycle to closure

·         Achieve territorial sales goals and objectives  

 Minimum Requirements

·         BS/BA degree preferred. Combination of education and experience considered

·         5 years industrial business-to-business sales experience

·         Ability to read and interpret basic blue prints and engineering drawings

·         Excellent customer relationship building skills

·         Strong verbal and written communication skills

·         Working knowledge of MS Office suite of products

·         Domestic travel required

·         Self-starter who is able to work in a fast paced environment

·         Steel industry experience required


 Pay and Benefits

·         Competitive salary commensurate with experience

·         Quarterly profit sharing

·         Company car

·         401k with Company match

·         Health/Dental/Vision insurance coverage options

·         Company paid short/long term disability and life insurance plans

 Territory

  • Arkansas
  • Alabama
  • Louisiana
  • Georgia
  • Tennessee
  • Florida



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Taylor-Winfield Technologies (4)

Electrical Engineer



Job Title: Electrical Engineer
Company: Taylor-Winfield Technologies
Reports To: Chief Electrical Engineer
Direct Reports: 0
Exempt / Non-Exempt: Exempt

JOB SUMMARY:

 The Electrical Engineer will focus on the Design and Programming of custom equipment. The successful candidate will be technically oriented with strong oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills. The position requires the following knowledge, skills and abilities.

MAJOR AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITIES:

·         Produce schematic drawings and Bills of Material

·         Complete PLC and HMI programming to meet customer specifications

·         Complete functional design given specifications from internal sales documentation, customer specifications, TWT Engineering standards and previously designed machines

·         Develop panel layouts, schematic diagrams, and bills of material

·         Program PLC and HMI

·         Prepare Test Plan for Test Engineers to functionally test the machine

·         Prepare Operator’s Manual for sequence of operation as part of documentation provided to customer

·         Work in conjunction with Mechanical Engineers and Test Engineers to resolve any issues

·         Complete project milestones (BOM, drawings, software) on schedule

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

·         Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering

·         Minimum of 3-5 years of related experience

·         Programming in Rockwell Automation, Siemens Step 7 (GE Proficy and Schneider Unity a plus)

·         Ability to create electrical design drawings using AutoCAD

·         Prior knowledge of MS Office Suite

·         Demonstrate technical writing ability

·         Strong customer satisfaction attitude

·         Ability to assist Test Engineers as needed during machine testing

·         Knowledge of applicable electrical and safety standards

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

·         Previous experience with LabView

·         Experience with Resistance Welding, Induction Heating, Arc Welding or Robotic Systems 



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Machine Assembler



Job Title: Machine Assembler
Company: Taylor-Winfield Technologies
Reports To: Supervisor- Machine Assembly
Direct Reports: 0
Exempt / Non-Exempt: Non-Exempt

JOB SUMMARY:  The Machine Assembler is responsible for the mechanical assembly of machines per designs provided by the Mechanical Engineering Department.

MAJOR AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:

·      Read and interpret mechanical assembly drawings and parts lists.

·      Assemble fabricated and purchased parts using assembly drawings and parts lists provided by engineering.

·      Align components to designed tolerances.

·      Install moving parts such as shafts, levers, bearings, etc and verifies proper movement.

·      Use hand or power tools to trim, shim, cut or make other adjustments for proper component assembly.

·      Bend and fit piping and tubing for water, hydraulic, pneumatic and lubrication systems.

·      Operate overhead cranes, industrial fork trucks, and aerial lifts.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

·      3+ years of experience building mechanical assemblies for production machinery

·      Proficient in reading and interpreting mechanical assembly, hydraulic, and pneumatic schematic drawings

·      Strong shop math and measurement skills

·      Must possess own hand tools and tool box

·      Proven mechanical aptitude using a variety of hand tools and shop equipment

·      Working knowledge of industry standards for mechanical assembly

Essential Physical Functions Needed:

·      Stand for extended periods of time

·      Climb and work from ladders

·      Work from an Aerial Lift

·      Lift a minimum of 75 lbs.

·      Work from a kneeling or laying position when required

Equipment Used:

·      Common hand tools (i.e. drills, grinders, cutters, impact wrenches, etc.)

·      Common shop equipment (i.e. pipe bender, pipe threader, drill press, power saw, band saw, etc.)

·      Industrial fork truck

·      Overhead cranes

·      Aerial lifts



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Machine Assembler Technician



Job Title: Machine Assembler Technician
Company: Taylor-Winfield Technologies
Reports To: Plant Manager
Direct Reports: 0
Exempt / Non-Exempt: Non-Exempt

JOB SUMMARY:  The Assembly Technician is a developmental position to prepare a candidate to advance to the Machine Assembler or Machine Wireman position. The candidate must demonstrate progression of the necessary skills under the evaluation of the Machine Assembly Supervisor to determine eligibility for promotion.

 

MAJOR AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:

·      Learn to:

o  Read basic machine and electrical assembly prints.

o  Safely and effectively use basic hand tools and shop equipment.

o  Adhere to all company safety standards and policies.

·      Assemble fabricated and purchased part assemblies per design drawings.

·      Basic understanding of pipe layout and tube bending

·      Use hand or power tools to trim, shim, cut or make adjustments for proper assembly.

·      Operate overhead cranes, industrial fork trucks and aerial lifts.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

·      High School Diploma

·      Strong mechanical aptitude

·      Proficient in basic mathematics.

·      Must possess own hand tools and tool box.

·      Willingness to learn, be receptive to performance feedback and communicate with others.

·      Able to work in a team oriented collaborative environment.

·      Able to follow instructions from the mentoring Machine Assembler or Machine Wireman.

Essential Physical Functions Needed:

·      Climb and work from ladders.

·      Work from an Aerial Lift.

·      Lift a minimum of 75 lbs.

·      Work from a kneeling or laying position

Equipment Used:

·      Common hand tools

o Drills

o Grinders

o Cutters

o Wrenches.

o Tape Measure

o Vernier calipers

·      Common shop equipment

o Pipe bender     

o Pipe threader

o Drill press

o Pedestal Grinders

 

·      Industrial trucks

·      Overhead cranes

·      Aerial lifts



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Mechanical Design Engineer



Job Title: Mechanical Design Engineer
Company: Taylor-Winfield Technologies
Reports To: Engineering Manager & Project Engineer
Direct Reports: 0
Exempt / Non-Exempt: Exempt

JOB SUMMARY:  

The Mechanical Design Engineer position requires experience in machine design and analysis to work in a team environment in the design and manufacture of Automated Industrial Machinery. The position also requires knowledge of general machine operation, manufacturability of materials and designs, and the ability to design for Assembly and Manufacture. The Mechanical Design Engineer will focus on Work Holding and Tooling design. The successful candidate will be technically oriented with strong oral, written and interpersonal communication skills. The position requires the following knowledge, skills and abilities.


MAJOR AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITIES:

·         Design calculation and analysis

·         Design/arrangement drawings

·         Detail/manufacturing drawings (Fabrication and Machining)

·         Verifying of design and detail drawings

·         Assembly floor and vendor/machine shop support as required

·         Author and publish Maintenance and troubleshooting manuals

·         Minimal travel to customer locations

·         Customized and Specialty Workholding and machine tooling.  

·         Optimize tooling designs for setup, adjustability, centering and compensating.

·         Design for multiple forming, forging and holding applications.

·         Design for contoured and standard tooling.


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

·         Bachelor’s or Master’s in Mechanical Engineering

·         Experience in machine design, stress and deflection calculations, material selection, purchased component sizing, design through detail drawings and Bills of Material

·         Knowledge of Finite Element Analysis

·         Experience with Industrial Robots, tooling design, welding, induction heating and heavy material handling is a plus.

·         Troubleshooting experience (Shop testing, Site Commissioning and Start-Up)

·         Proficient in Microsoft Office products

·         Working knowledge of Geometric Tolerancing, Weld Sizing and Fits/Finishes

·         Strong interpersonal, communication and organizational skills

·         Prior use of 3D CAD software


PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

·         Experience with SolidWorks

·         3-5 Years Work Experience

·         Experience with Draw back or hold down tooling. 



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