Manufacturing Engineer – COSTA RICA
Looking for a life adventure? A growing, 50 year manufacturer of high precision micro machined components is continuing to grow and invest in new technology. They are expanding their world class medical division in COSTA RICA. This division produces orthopedic implants, bone screw, surgical instruments and medical devices. Their Costa Rica plant is well established having highly skilled machinists, programmers and tool & die professionals. This is a large plant serving most of the major medical OEM’s. This career opportunity could be a year or 2 tour, or long time position. The employee will have a choice to move back to one of the U.S. facilities in a year or two.
Costa Rica offers a fantastic life style. The country was voted one of the friendliest places to live in the world. 97% of the population is educated. Costa Rica has many high tech corporations located in the country. They have good schools and career opportunities. There are many outdoor activities in the mountains and on the beaches. Costa Rica offers a unique culture of warm happy people in a tropical setting.
Our client will provide travel to the interview and good relocation package.
We are looking for a Manufacturing Engineer to support the medical device business unit. Our client will consider either on the job experience or degreed candidates. The Manufacturing Engineer will work directly with customers providing machining solutions. This Engineer interacts with designers to discuss tolerances, critical features and process capability. The Manufacturing Engineer reviews solid models and develops the full cost estimate responding promptly to RFQ’s. This position involves selecting the optimum CNC machine tool, calculation of cycle times, designing tooling, fixturing, process drawing and process development and CNC programming is a plus. The ideal Manufacturing Engineer will need multi-axis CNC processing experience. Knowledge of equipment such as 5 axis machining centers, multi-axis lathes with live tooling, mill/turn, swiss CNC lathes and wire/sinker EDM. Interested candidates do not need to have experience on every CNC machine tool, however, strong machining applications experience on multi-axis equipment. Knowledge of speeds, feeds, cutting tools, fixturing and micro machining is required. Good problem solving skills, troubleshooting and the ability to support shop operations is needed. Manufacturing Engineers with previous orthopedic impact and micro machining is a plus.
MUST HAVE: experience developing cost estimates, developing processes, designing tooling, fixturing, 3-D CAD and multi-axis CNC machining experience. CNC programming is a plus. Knowledge of medical device manufacturing and micro machining is preferred. Knowledge of some of the following CNC machine tools is preferred. 4 or 5 axis mills, multi-axis lathes with live tools, mill/turn, swiss CNC lathes, wire EDM and/or sinker EDM.
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