Manufacturing Machining Engineer

Poclain Hydraulics | Sturtavant, WI

Posted Date 4/03/2024
Plans, directs and coordinates manufacturing processes in Poclain. Develop, evaluate, implement and improve manufacturing methods via process and capital budget improvements and equipment modifications.
  • Generate CNC programs for new products using CAM software
  • Optimize existing CNC programs to ensure maximum efficiency and productivity.
  • Ensure routings are correctly maintained and updated in ERP system.
  • Analyze, plan workforce standards, space requirements and work flow. 
  • Design layout of equipment and workspace for maximum efficiency.
  • Responsible for assisting with tool and gage design.
  • Provide technical process support via written manufacturing instructions.
  • Confer with Product Development Team concerning tooling to ensure efficient production methods.
  • Serve as support to purchasing as expert regarding purchase of equipment, materials or parts and evaluate purchased products according to specifications and quality standards.
  • Responsible for documentation control.
  • Estimate production times, staffing requirements and related costs to provide information for management decisions.
  • Confer with management, engineering and other staff regarding manufacturing capabilities, production schedules and other considerations to improve and understand the production processes.
  • Evaluate and apply statistical methods to estimate future manufacturing requirements and potential.
  • Responsible for developing and meeting operations budgets within engineering group; develop, submit and stay within capital expenditures for department.
  • Act as change agent to promote team work, respect, creativity, employment and confidence.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • BSME: Mechanical Engineering degree or other closely related engineering degree.
  • Minimum of 2 years' required (5+ years’ preferred) applicable experience in machining with experience in cast iron, ductile iron and hydraulic components highly preferred
  • Must have experience working with CNC programming and CAMWorks; Siemens controls experience is a plus
  • Must have understanding of GD&T and CMM reporting
  • Ability to problem solve within a fast-paced manufacturing environment.
  • Knowledge of automation, LEAN manufacturing and other industrial technologies.
Work for an organization with a proven track record of success with aggressive, realistic growth plans!  Be an instrumental component to the growth strategy!  Poclain has consistently produced strong performance results with continued growth plans. Recent multi-million investment in the US facility.
  • Poclain Hydraulics is an independent industrial company specialized in the design, manufacture and sales of hydrostatic transmissions.  Our company vision is based on four values:
  • Our independence which is guaranteed by the stability of our family ownership and the quick reactions of our management.
  • Our capacity for innovation which enables the company to make major advances in its business. Over 6 % of sales is invested in R & D.
  • Our international strategy, the source of our growth, thanks to investment in emerging markets and to reinforcing our dedication to environmental development.
  • Our reliance on the diversity of our people in strengthening our position as a world leader and improving our performance in a lasting manner
What We Offer:
  • Highly Competitive & Comprehensive Benefits (Medical/Dental/Vision)
  • Life Insurance & Disability
  • 401k Match 5% (company contributions immediately vested)
  • Profit Sharing historically over 5%
  • 12 Paid Holidays
  • Paid Plant Shutdown Christmas to New Years
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Strong Teamwork Culture
  • Career Advancement Opportunities
  • International Travel & Career Opportunities
  • State of the Art Facilities with recent Plant Expansion
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