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Model Maker / Sheet Metal Craftsman (5012-523)
Support all activities in the New Product Development groups by the fabrication of new parts or the assembly of working Prototype merchandisers, using the necessary equipment to produce a high quality product.
1.Work in collaboration with the designer and engineers developing new product using the modular concept to minimize the duplication of component parts and to streamline assembly methods.
2.Manufacture prototype merchandisers using material bills, drawings or sketches.
3.Effectively, efficiently and safely utilize the equipment in the Model Shop to support all areas of New Product Development to produce parts, prototypes or models.
4.Coordinate efforts with all the areas of manufacturing in the scheduling and procuring components or parts to ensure a timely and efficient completion to assigned projects.
5.Document changes during the prototype stages of developing new product and communicates changes to the designer or engineer assigned to the project.
6.Assist in the implementation of new products into the manufacturing areas either in Bridgeton or off site manufacturing facilities.
Must be able to read and comprehend blue prints and material bills.
Must be able to read wiring diagrams and be able to assemble and wire case components.
Must have a basic knowledge of refrigeration components and be certified in brazing.
Associates Degree Highly preferred.
Certification in refrigerated systems a plus but not required.
EPA certification for refrigerate handling.
The Model maker assists with the design, arrangement, and building of experimental subassemblies and prototype models requiring a high degree of accuracy. Responsible for fabrication of engineering prototypes per engineering specifications.
Analyzes engineering specifications, sketches, and drawings and applies information to construct special tools or fittings to build models.
Receives and inspects parts from vendors and production and determines if parts meet requirements of engineering schematics, standards, and specifications.
Comprehensive knowledge of model shop machinery, including lathe, mill, power shear, press brake, and welding equipment (MIG, TIG, Stick).
Background in blueprint reading, layouts, precision measuring equipment, along with the ability to mark up drawings with necessary corrections.
Prototype sheet metal, plastic, and small scale tooling components for the fabrication of sample water heaters and / or water heater components.
Other duties as assigned.
Experience in service mechanical part fabrication.
Highly developed communication skills, both written and oral.
Associate Degree in Engineering or Related Field
Years of Experience
Minimum of 3 years of related work experience or training
We Offer: Competitive base salary and comprehensive benefits plans which include medical and dental insurance, company-sponsored life insurance, retirement security savings plan, short- and long-term disability programs and tuition assistance.
Engineering Development Model Maker / Orlando, FL
Job Description: :
The position is a hands-on aerospace-engineering hardware-focused fabrication technician located within the Mechanical Engineering Product Development Model Shop. The primary job responsibility is mechanical fabrication of prototypes, model parts and assemblies, using composites, wood, aluminum and unique materials, in support of internal customers for display, training and development. Technician will develop, maintain, repair, and modify structural model components, fixturing and tooling using advanced fabrication skills. Technician will ensure compliance with all applicable company policies and procedures for laboratory operations. Requested tasks are verified by and evaluated with the customer and lab lead.
The selected candidate shall report directly to the Mechanical Engineering Labs Supervisor.
Must be a US Citizen and have the ability to obtain a Department of Defense Secret Clearance.
5 years fabrication experience in metals, plastics, composites, and wood working.
Experience in application of paint primers and topcoats.
Developmental model making.
Capable of obtaining certifications to operate a pallet stacker and overhead hoist/cranes.
Demonstrated sound writing and verbal communication skills in a teaming environment.
Ability to interface with engineering and program personnel.
Able to read engineering drawings.
Self-starter able to work within a team environment.
Working knowledge of sheet metal forming.
Working knowledge of machine tools.
Experience with thermo-forming of plastic.
Current DoD Secret clearance.
As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin's team of 113,000 people works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers' toughest challenges. Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, Lockheed Martin has employees based in all 50 states and more than 570 facilities that span 70 countries.
Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we're engineering a better tomorrow.
Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
Job Location(s): Orlando Florida
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Small Scale Model Maker And 3D Design Assistant
The successful candidate for this position will collaborate with architectural design teams to plan and construct physical architectural models that support marketing pursuits and ongoing projects. These models are primarily made from laser cut acrylic (Plexiglas) and wood, and often include elements made with an in-house 3D printer and CNC machine; experience with 3D modeling software (Rhino, SketchUp) and AutoCAD is highly desirable.
The Small Scale Model Maker and 3D Design Assistant will work closely with the Director of Design and Architect in order to create visuals for upcoming design ideas. They will be required to create renderings, build models and compile visual presentations for internal and external parties.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Work with Architect and Director of design to create visuals for the projects
Build scale models of buildings and interiors – white models and full-color models
Create renderings of retail and office designs (interior and exterior)
Build concept miniatures of furnishing prototypes
Create concept sketches for new assets on direction of the Architect
Create presentations boards for internal and external presentations
All other duties as assigned
Ability to work under pressure
Highly developed analytical skills
Required Education and Experience
- Bachelor's degree.
Travel is primarily local during the business day, although some out-of-area and overnight travel may be expected.
Tool & Model Maker
Job Description: .
The Tool &Mold Maker will be based in Buffalo Grove.
We are looking for someone who demonstrates:
Passionate customer focus
Thoughtful, fast, disciplined execution
Tenacious commitment to continuous improvement
Relentless drive to win
Here is a glimpse of what you'll do…
Plan sequence of operations for mold constructions.
Study blueprints of the mold and plastic piece part and verify specifications.
Perform machine set-ups, adjust speeds, feeds and depth of cut, to machined parts
to specifications set forth in blueprints, drawings, engineering orders, etc.
Check machined parts for conformance to prescribed tolerances.
Fit all mold components and verify proper tool function.
Follow all company safety policies and procedures.
Other duties as assigned.
Ability to lift 30 lbs.
Here is some of what you'll need (required)…
Help with new tool build
Assist with repair concerns required on molds
High School Diploma or equivalent
5 years of experience in mold manufacturing
Here are a few examples of what you'll get for the great work you provide…
Full range of medical benefits, dental, vision
Employee discounts at local retailers
Flex does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies or fee based recruitment services. Flex is an Equal Opportunity Employer and employment selection decisions are based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. Flex does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of: age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability, pregnancy status or any other status protected by law. Flex provides reasonable accommodation so that qualified applicants with a disability may participate in the selection process. Please advise us of any accommodations you request in order to express interest in a position by e-mailing: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please state your request for assistance in your message. Only reasonable accommodation requests related to applying for a specific position within Flex will be reviewed at the e-mail address. Flex will contact you if it is determined that your background is a match to the required skills required for this position. Thank you for considering a career with Flex.
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|Duration||3 months with potential to extend|
|Tags|| Model Maker/ Product Developer/ Product Prototyper/ Industrial Designer/ Product |
A leading Eastside software company is looking for an experienced Model Maker. This person will be responsible for working with basic raw materials and a minimal toolset to produce models that illustrate fundamental concepts of engineering, science, technology, and math/computational thinking.
- Implements user interfaces and design specifications under the direction of a Senior Product Designer.
- Design or implement mock ups, task analysis, usability studies, personas, user flows, wireframes, style guides, navigational structures, and affinity diagrams.
- Assist in researching, prototyping, and usability testing of user features and functionality.
- Coordinate designs with other members of the design team.
- Assist in presenting and selling ideas to the product team.
- Apply and develop best practices for transforming concepts into examples that communicate our ideas.
- 5+ years of overall experience.
- Experience designing and building models, engineering prototypes, products, etc.
- Engineering or Industrial Design degree or significant industry experience.
- Working knowledge of web technologies (HTML, CSS, and Flash).
- Experience with microcontroller and ability to make things.
- Fluency with standard design software tools (Photoshop, Illustrator, etc.) required.
- Hands-on fabrication skills.
- An interaction between computers, micro-controllers and analog and digital format.
- Needs to be very hands-on and able to make, brainstorm and build working models for this role. CNC, Custom fabrication, 3D printers.
- Master maker skills that include general construction skills, woodworking, soldering, electrical and circuit construction.
- Proficient in lightweight prototyping techniques (foam core, hot glue, cardboard, breadboarding, etc.).
- Optional skills:
- 3D printing, laser etching.
- Machining skills using vertical mills, lathes and other machine tool equipment a plus.
- CNC machining a plus.
- Software development skills.
- Work with tools and be very hands-on a “Maker".
- Some Programming experience to have their products work.
Sample Maker / Model Maker
United Display Craft is looking to add a Sample Maker to its team in its Des Plaines, IL location. Join our stable, family-owned company with over 60 years of experience serving some of the biggest brands and retailers. You'll be joining the premier manufacturer of POP displays and retail fixtures in the area!
The Sample Maker must have good steel and plastic fabrication skills including use of brake presses, welding and finishing experience. Sample makers work closely with our engineering group to develop display concepts from renderings and drawings into fully functional prototypes. The ideal candidate would have some prior retail display experience, good communication skills and the ability to work with other team members in a fast paced environment.
Minimum 3 years of experience working as a model maker or in a similar industrial setting including machine setup, fixture maker, etc.
Mechanical and math skills that support problem solving activities
Capable of creating high quality prototypes from drawings and sketches
The ability to read engineering drawings and problem solving is required
Ability to work accurately and use measurement tools to ensure parts are sized correctly.
Commitment to working safely
Fluent English writing and speaking skills
Basic Computer Skills
Working knowledge of Solidworks
Ability to create and run programs in Mastercam
Ability to setup and run a Haas CNC router
Painting and decorating skills working with graphic elements
We offer competitive wages, full benefits including major medical insurance, 401K, profit sharing and an opportunity for growth.
Goodman is seeking a professional, skilled individual for our Model Maker position. The responsibilities for this position includes but are not limited to fabricating prototypes parts from sketches and prints, assembling engineering prototype units to be tested in engineering labs. Working with design engineers in the development of new designs. Working with various materials and working with various machinery. If you meet the qualifications listed below, then we invite you to apply for our open position by visiting our website http://careersatgoodman.com/ and submitting your resume.
Houston-based Goodman is a leading supplier of heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) products for residential and commercial use and is a member of Daikin Industries, Ltd. . Goodman's products are predominantly marketed under the Goodman® and Amana® brand names, and are sold through company-operated and independent distribution networks with more than 950 total distribution points throughout North America. Goodman is ISO 14001:2004 accredited, an international certification that recognizes manufacturing processes and policies that are more environmentally sustainable. Daikin Industries is a Fortune 1000 company with more than 44,000 employees worldwide and is recognized as the number one HVAC manufacturer in the world. The company has manufacturing operations in 18 countries and a sales presence in more than 90 countries and is headquartered in Osaka, Japan. For more information, visit www.goodmanmfg.com
Help with the design of new products being developed in engineering.
Fab parts from prints, sketches, and/or ideas discussed.
Build prototype and developmental units for testing and for fit and function of design.
Be able to work well as a team member as well as on your own.
Help with the support of the labs with test preparation.
Perform other job duties as needed and required.
High School or GED required.
Machinist Classes or Sheet metal classes a plus
Good communication skills – oral and in writing when required.
Working knowledge of the following a plus:
Hand brake, Press brake, Gas weld, Wire weld, Arc weld, Tig weld, Braze, Lathe, Power shear, Vacuum form molding, Mill, 3 axis programmable mill, Various saws, Metal Formers, Plastic Formers, 3D Printer, CNC Water Jet, Various hand formers and tools
CNC Machining center
Must be able to read prints and sketches.
Must be able to do sheet metal layout.
Some computer skills may be required – Microsoft Office and Design Cad
Good attendance record is required.
Excellent follow-up and attention to detail skills are required.
The Company provides equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants regardless of a person's race, color, religion (including religious dress or grooming practices), creed, national origin (including language use restrictions), citizenship, uniform service member or veteran status, ancestry, disability, physical or mental disability (including HIV/AIDS), medical condition (including cancer and genetic characteristics), genetic information, request for protected leave, marital status, sex, pregnancy, age (over 40), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, political affiliation, or any other characteristic protected by law. The Company will comply with all federal and state regulations and statutes pertaining to individuals with disabilities.
Model Maker I
Under general supervision, the Model Maker Apprentice assists the Lead Model Maker with fabricating mechanical parts and fixtures, of varying degrees of accuracy and complexity, which are used to build mechanical, electrical, or acoustical subassemblies and prototype models.
Under guidance of the Lead Model Maker, learn how to safely operate the equipment in the Model Shop, and how to maintain a safe work environment.
Under guidance of the Lead Model Maker, learn how to operate the fabrication equipment in the Model Shop to produce the desired quality and accuracy for the prototype parts being requested. This will include formative processes such as equipment cleaning or material preparation, in addition to the proper techniques for fabricating prototype parts.
Fabricate prototype parts from raw stock materials working primarily from 3D CAD files, but also from blueprints and sketches, and with supplemental verbal and written instructions from the Lead Model Maker. Part quality must meet the expectations of the Lead Model Maker, who will determine the appropriate quality level based upon the customer need.
Assemble prototypes and mock-ups to simulate new product appearance.
Assist with the construction of tools, jigs, and fixtures for assembly and manufacturing needs to support product development prototyping needs.
Under guidance of the Lead Model Maker, learn to interpret engineering 3D and 2D CAD data, specifications, sketches, and drawings.
Other duties as assigned by the Lead Model Maker
Must have a high school diploma or equivalent. Advanced technical school training preferred.
0 to 2 years of experience working on assignments that are semi-routine in nature, requiring limited judgment.
Eagerness to learn model making from an experienced model maker, and a willingness to do so from the ground up.
Experience operating typical model shop and production equipment such as a CNC milling machine, lathe, etc.
Knowledge of manufacturing processes and engineering standards.
Familiar with computer software applications such as 3D CAD (Siemens NX preferred) and tool path generators (Siemens preferred).
Ability to learn and apply company policies and procedures to assigned tasks.
Ability to follow established procedures on routine work; requiring detailed instructions only on new assignments.
Able to work in a group and individually.
Good communication skills, both written and verbal.
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office computer applications desired.
Model Maker (000000006173)
Responsible for the completion of prototype models in support of multiple and/or complex (mid to large-size) product development projects with limited or no guidance. Coordinate work using internal and external resources and lead a team of model makers as needed. Uses a variety of processes and materials to demonstrate new ideas and prove feasibility. Interacts with designers and engineers in collaborative hands on environment by providing suggestions and recommendations for improvement/refinement. Designs and creates own tools, dies, fixtures, set-ups, and molds as necessary. Has technical knowledge of processes and materials to fabricate an aesthetically acceptable, structurally sound and cost effective product. Provides guidance to Designers, Engineers and Model Makers as needed. Provides input and assistance in support of department objectives. Practice good housekeeping. Research tools (process, workflow), technology, capability and experience to prototype to speed solution. Consult and provide recommendations for improvement/refinement of products. Leverage expertise in technical knowledge of processes and materials to develop an appropriate/effective model based on quality, cost, and timing needs defined by product teams. Actively pursue emerging technologies to explore other perspectives outside of office furniture norms. Opportunity to convert/transfer and impart integration to processes.
Demonstrates good time management and project coordination skills.
Knowledge of construction techniques as to the materials, machinery and tooling involved. Ability to work with hands to create sculptured effects and finely tailored models to represent function, appearance and design.
Ability in operating a variety of equipment relative to applied area of modeling (mills, lathes, brake presses, punch press, shear, laser, welding, upholstery equipment, wood equipment, etc.).
Ability to read prints and the analytical skill to determine the needs of requestor.
Ability to collaborate and communicate detailed technical information to all audiences (Engineering, Design, etc.).
Ability to effectively verbalize and prototype concepts or applications that clearly communicates solution and/or design intent.
Requires use of problem solving techniques and decision-making methods.
Proficient in basic computer skills and various software packages. (M.S. office, email. CAD/Cam a plus)
Collaborate with product teams the prototyping and apply new and emerging materials, processes and modeling methods.
Ability to determine when and where to apply materials in modeling.
Engage in spontaneous interactions that are active, timely, and well balanced between listening and sharing
Support hands on learning for Peers, Design, and Engineering through an environment that promotes coaching, teaching, and humility – inviting rather than intimidating
Model Maker journeyman card or equivalent work experience. BS/BA degree preferred
Experience in a model making or related technical field.
Participate in Professional Organizations to promote learning and partnerships.
Steelcase provides employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants without regard to race, color, creed, genetic information, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, or veteran status and bases all employment decisions only on valid job requirements.
Steelcase offers a comprehensive salary and benefits package, including profit sharing.
To learn more about our company, and our family of brands – including Steelcase®, Coalesse®, Designtex®, PolyVision® and Turnstone®, please visit our website at www.steelcase.com.
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