Engineering Technician 1st Shift

Requisition ID:  23589
Job Location(s): 

Shawnee, OK, US

Job Description

Perform technical & engineering-related activities necessary to economically machine components, including selecting methods, tooling, gaging, and equipment to produce components specified by Marketing and Product Engineering.

Job Responsibilities

  • Establish processes including programming of CNC Machines, requesting and approving tooling and equipment and originating operation instruction sheets in order to produce the product in a safe and economical manner.
  • Under the direction of an Engineer, procure specialized tools, fixtures and gauges by evaluating design concepts, initiate tool orders and justify expenditures.  Support tooling, setup, and related production requirements.
  • Provide technical direction and support for initiating and maintaining production capability of assigned components.
  • Participate as an evaluator in support of the Cell Certification program. Provide manufacturing support documentation necessary for each operation.
  • Maintain knowledge of current and emerging technology through professional societies, periodicals and vendor contacts.
  • Analyze the impact on manufacturing of vendor evaluations and participate in vendor selection decisions.
  • Understand and drive the implementation of all appropriate elements of the Danfoss Business System.
  • Constantly seek identifiable and measurable cost reductions through scrap analysis, technology applications, design modifications and improved labor utilization. 
  • Prepare cost estimates and justifications as necessary.
  • Recommend Discrepant Material Report disposition and rework procedures.
  • Provide assistance and support to production supervisors for employee on the job training needs.
  • Provide necessary interdepartmental communication between Engineering, Production, Production Control and others to accomplish assigned goals and objectives.
  • Perform other related tasks and assignments as necessary.

Background & Skills

  • Associate Degree, or 4 years of CNC machine technician experience.
  • Sound knowledge of CNC machining.
  • No relocation benefit is being offered for this position. Only candidates that currently reside within the immediate geographical area of Shawnee, OK will be considered


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Associated Degree in Math or Engineering
  • CAD design experience
  • Ability to address programming issues.
  • Ability to address tooling, gaging, and operating instruction issues.
  • Familiarity in Fanuc, Okuma, Kapp D200/300, Elb, and Mazitrol programming.
  • Ability to backup, retrieve/store programs and parameters from/to all CNC machines using DNC.
  • Ability to address test stand issues.
  • Familiarity with Shawnee Engineering tools.
  • Familiarity with CAD software.
  • Experience with Lean Manufacturing implementation, standard work, setup reduction, and 5-S.

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.