Process Engineer - HYDROFORMING

Location: Ottawa, OH
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $75,000.00 - $100,000.00
Degree: Equivalent Experience;
Date: 11/17/2017
Job ID: 02508064
Job Description


Need a hands-on TECH or ENGINEER who enjoys working in a busy manufacturing plant.  Responsible for set-up, operation, maintenance and repair of the hydroform area that includes CNC tube benders, pre-form operations, hydroform stamping presses, and robotic material handling equipment for automotive part production.

  • Take a lead role, train and complete maintenance on hydroform press and tooling.
  • Implement design modifications and provide install and ongoing technical support.
  • Work with production management and plant engineering to continuously improve uptime.
  • Consult with corporate tooling engineers to determine solutions to unusual problems in product operation and maintenance.
  • Write and/or debug CNC tube bender and hydroform press programs using process specific programming software.
  • Setup and debug CNC tube benders and hydroform dies.
  • Write, teach, and/or debug programs using robot programming and other software.
  • Direct production labor upon completion of equipment setup/validation.
  • Operate CNC tube benders and hydroform press equipment to process materials/parts to meet customer specifications as needed.
  • 2 year degree nice but not necessary if comparable experience
  • Knowledge of robot programming and automation.
  • Experience with CNC tube bender.
  • Experience with hydroform press. (prefer Schuler)
  • Ability to interpret electrical and hydraulic schematics.
  • Good mechanical proficiency with hand tools including precision tools.
  • Troubleshooting skills.