Light Metals Corporation | Wyoming, MI

Posted Date 7/15/2019

Support production launch of all new products and Continuous Improvement activity of existing products.




CNC cycle time reduction.

Create written PM programs for new & existing production equipment.

Create written Setup & Changeover instructions.

Setup, adjustment, & maintenance of Machining Centers.

Provide training to Maintenance staff, Tool Room staff, Setup staff, lead persons, & machine operators.

Work with Quality to determine root cause of quality issues and implement solutions.

Support continuous improvement efforts.

Customize off-the-shelf machinery for specific production operations.

Construct and modify chip collection & slug collection systems.

Improve work cells to reduce part damage & improve process flow.

Design, construct, and modify part fixturing.

Build, install, improve, & repair machine guarding.

Build, install, & test machine controls for new equipment.

Modify “Off the shelf” machinery for specific production requirements.

Design, construct, & install POKE/YOKE elements to error proof multi-step production processes.

Install and integrate Biometric systems for access control, machine fault resets, and failed part containment.

Improve part packing for handling WIP to reduce damage and packaging cost


Desired Skills & Experience / Knowledge:


CNC G-code programming.

CAD/CAM – AutoCad / Inventor.

PLC programming & trouble shooting.

Stamping press controls, die protection, & safety systems.

Stamping Die experience – construction, setup and repair.

Lubrication systems – stamping die sets, saws, mills, drills, etc.

Pneumatic systems including air logic valves, timers, limit switches, & cylinders.

Hydraulic systems including pumps, valves, safety devices, & cylinders.

Vision systems - Cognex or Keyance camera systems.

Fabrication, Welding, & Machining experience.

Mechanical trouble shooting & repair.

Job Type
Full time
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