Additive Manufacturing Technician (Machinist)

Employer: Aeroprobe Corporation
Job Location: Christianburg, Virginia
Category: Engineering/Electrical/Mechanical, Manufacturing/Operations
Employment Type: Full Time
Last Updated: 11/17/2017
Closing Date: 12/31/2017
Aeroprobe Corporation
Aeroprobe Corporation designs, builds, and markets scientific instrumentation used in aerodynamic and hydrodynamic research. Our main line of products consists of multi-hole probes that measure flow velocity in gas and liquid media. Researchers and engineers will find probes appropriate for any application including turbulence characteristics, reversed flow and, and high temperatures. Aeroprobe’s technology portfolio includes a novel additive friction stir process.
Job Description

Want to work for a fun and innovative company? Want to be part of a group dedicated to providing revolutionary technologies to some of the most well-known brands in the world? If so, we’d love to hear from you. 

We’re looking for an Additive Manufacturing Technician (Machinist) to join our team.  As Additive Manufacturing Technician, you will be an important part of our team. You will be supporting the Additive Friction Stir (AFS) Machine Operations team by conducting:

  • AFS equipment/part fabrication (including CAM and G-code generation)
  • Machine maintenance
  • Tracking deposition data (tools usage, filler material type and amount, etc.)
  • Purchasing & Inventory Management
  • Filler/substrate preparation
  • Tool cleaning
  • Sample preparation
  • Experience operating a milling machine or other CNC or Prototrac equipment
  • General knowledge on machining and fixturing knowledge (Including milling machine, lathe, EDM etc.)
  • Good written communication & documentation skills
  • Efficient and effective time management     
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