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Hornet Cutting Systems LLC Mechanized Systems Mechanical Engineer in Valley Center, Kansas

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/ada/r/jobs/11473535

Work hours: Monday through Friday 8:00 AM-5:00 PM


Job duties include responsible for assisting with all mechanical engineering aspects of the design, integration of third-party components, including motion control systems, manufacturing, after sales service and troubleshooting of the mechanical systems on the company’s CNC cutting machines. Elements of role include design, validate and manage the production of complex mechanical component of the company’s cutting machines including, but not limited to, chassis, frames, rails, bridge, tool carriages, and mechanized motion systems. Define structural design requirements for effective manufacturing and support of company’s cutting machines. Develop internal specifications in the form of data sheets and CAD drawing to convey key design parameters to manufacturing team. Work with suppliers of mechanized components to source and manage the integration mechanized components and ensuring supplier integration guidelines are followed. Research and source structural and motion components of company’s cutting machines, including gears, gear boxes, linear ways, bearings, and associated components. Develop knowledge and ability to work with machine controls, soft process logic control, electrical drives, and ability to edit canned HMI software. Assist field service technicians with trouble shooting and problem solving related to mechanical components and support systems of the company’s cutting machines. Work on cross functional new product development and legacy product enhancement teams. Seek to continuously enhance manufacturability, ease of operation, uptime, serviceability and end user satisfaction.


Special requirements include experience managing projects with a proven track record of successful completion. Strong knowledge of mechanical engineering concepts and industry standards, processes and procedures. Proven ability to oversee work of other team members, and effectively communicate complex concepts to all team members. Ability to develop project schedules and management of execution of schedule and key milestones. Excellent communication skills. Computer skills Solidworks, Thermal & Structural Simulation.


Education Requirement: Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering


Experience: 12 months employment experience


Salary: $59,904 per year

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