Production CAD CAM Engineer

Owen Daniels Consultancy
22 Aug 2019
17 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Production CADCAM Engineer


(Monday to Thursday 7:30am - 16:30pm & Friday 7:30am - 12:30pm)

Excellent Salary & Benefit

Based in Redditch


Our client is a leading manufacturer supplying complex machined components to the aerospace and defence industry. Because of the business continuous growth, they are now looking to increase the team size with one additional CADCAM Engineer. The CADCAM Machining Engineer is tasked with both supporting current production and providing improvements as well as implementing NPI work. Being hands on and developing methods and processes is essential along with excellent problem-solving skills and an understanding of lean I sigma type techniques to support the continued quality improvements required. CAD/CAM skills are essential to being successful.

Production CADCAM Engineer

Experience needed:

* CAD/CAM Engineering experience within a manufacturing Environment

* Siemens NX or Powermill CAM software experience is advantageous but my client are open to look at other CAM software as they can provide training

* Machining experience with various metals, machine configurations and multi axis work

* Running CNC machine Tool Simulations (used either on the CAM software or 3rd party software such as Vericut)

* Competence of systemic link to IPI Visual FAIR.

* Proven track record as a project leader of change within a results-based portfolio proven track record with a successful portfolio of achievements

Scope and Responsibilities

* Responsible for developing efficient solutions for production problems.

* Develop Machining Methods and Practices with stage drawings to support.

* Support in verifying customer bids and checking theoretical models.

* Generating CAM Programmes and Inspection Techniques to verify.

* First Article evaluations and reporting, including utilisation of IPI VISUAL FAIR Software.

* New Product Introduction evaluation to standards both customer and internal.

* Design of jigs and fixtures to support robust processes.

* Closed loop feedback of production data with the operations team to foster continuous improvement.

* Planning and prioritising of own workload ensuring customer satisfaction.

* Write and implement capex proposals to generate value from investment, recommending improvement projects.

* Participate in R&D projects as necessary to further business interests.

* Build PPAP portfolios for new parts ensuring process.

* Support SQDCP, MRB, ANDON and participate in completing Team Value Plan activities