Additive Design and Manufacturing Technician Intern

Requisition ID:  25183
Job Location(s): 

Ames, IA, US

Job Description

 

Danfoss is offering you an exciting career opportunity as an Additive Design and Manufacturing Technician Intern at our Ames, IA site.

Job Responsibilities

 

Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to, the following. 

  • Complete all tasks as required to run 3D printers in the ADM Center in Ames, IA
  • Preparation of 3D print jobs on computer using relevant software
  • Keep equipment operating by following operating instructions; troubleshooting breakdowns; maintaining supplies; performing preventive maintenance; calling for repairs when needed
  • Maintain a running inventory of parts printed
  • Track completed builds as well as material waste due to failed builds
  • Maintain machine build schedule, prioritize job orders and provide projected completion date of projects using Software as selected for the ADM Center
  • Perform finishing of 3D printed parts using various post- processing equipment
  • Perform 3D scanning
  • Give regular feedback on improvement strategies for AM Technologies to the ADM Center Managers and supervisors
  • Participate in regular trainings related to safety, quality and operations (Internal or External from Equipment Manufacturers)
  • Maybe required to travel to Equipment Manufacturers / Operators training seminars. Trainings can also be located at other Danfoss ADM Centers in US, Europe or Asia.

Background & Skills

 

  • High School Diploma and/or equivalent relevant experience
  • Experience in Service Bureau / 3D Printing Labs / University AM Centers etc. can be used in lieu of the education

Other Skills and Abilities:

  • Ability to learn and become proficient in the use of new and existing technologies
  • Ability to be flexible and adaptable, as machines can break down and production deadlines can be very tight
  • Be very detail oriented
  • Ability to organize time and be able to perform multiple routine and non-routine tasks in multiple functional areas
  • Lean and 5S Oriented. Safety and Quality are of utmost importance to Danfoss

Danfoss – Engineering Tomorrow

At Danfoss, we are engineering solutions that allow the world to use resources in smarter ways – driving the sustainable transformation of tomorrow. No transformation has ever been started without a group of passionate, dedicated and empowered people. We believe that innovation and great results are driven by the right mix of people with diverse backgrounds, personalities, skills, and perspectives, reflecting the world in which we do business. To make sure the mix of people works, we strive to create an inclusive work environment where people of all backgrounds are treated equally, respected, and valued for who they are. It is a strong priority within Danfoss to improve the health, working environment and safety of our employees.

 

Following our founder’s mindset ‘action speaks louder than words’, we set ourselves ambitious targets to protect the environment by embarking on a plan to become CO2 neutral latest by 2030.

 

Danfoss is an EO employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected category.

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 40,000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.
 

 

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 40,000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.
 

 


Nearest Major Market: Ames
Nearest Secondary Market: Des Moines