Machining Process Engineer

Requisition ID:  37060
Job Location(s): 

Ames, IA, US

Job Description

Danfoss is seeking a Process Engineer for our Machining department in Ames, Iowa.  This position will report to the Director of Operations, Machining and Maintenance.  Key responsibilities include development of programs to machine castings and selection of tooling required to fabricate parts to documented specifications and tolerances.

Job Responsibilities

  • Improvement: Key contributor in the RCPS process with role "Problem Solver".  Investigate issues (production losses, quality problems, scrap, broken tools, safety risks, hazards, injuries, etc.), problem-solve, and implement and verify solutions to eliminate recurrences.
  • Project   Implementation: Receive hands-offs from Engineering: Give input on engineering changes, assist with implementation, and confirm changes are complete and fully functional.
  • Mentor: Teach and guide Improvement Specialists and others, both technically and with problem-solving, presentations, project management, systems and documentation.
  • Production support and permanent resolution: Assist resolving day-to-day production issues and follow up to eliminate the need for your involvement in similar future issues. Troubleshooting daily issues, fixing equipment, or giving advice / instructions may be called for, but should be at the direction of the Team Leader or Manager.  Eliminating your involvement includes eliminating the issue from recurring (RCPS), and giving others the tools resolve the issues themselves, using visual aids, SOP's, training, etc.
  • SME: Subject matter expert in machining equipment, processes, and controls of the factor

Background & Skills

  1. Required (basic) qualifications
  • BA in Manufacturing/Mechanical/Industrial Engineering or equivalent work experience
  1. Preferred qualifications
  • College preparation in engineering or tool & Die or equivalent work experience

Employee Benefits

We are excited to offer you the following benefits with your employment:

  • Bonus system
  • Paid vacation
  • Personal insurance
  • Communication package
  • Opportunity to join Employee Resource Groups
  • Employee Referral Program

 

This list does not promise or guarantee any particular benefit or specific action. They may depend on country or contract specifics and are subject to change at any time without prior notice.

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 42.000 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 42.000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.
 

 


Nearest Major Market: Ames
Nearest Secondary Market: Des Moines