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Manufacturing Engineer –Machining

Rural Hall, North Carolina

English (US)

Job Description

Division: Power Generation Services
Business Unit: Power and Gas
Requisition Number: 228023
Primary Location: United States-North Carolina-Rural Hall
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: Associate's Degree / College Diploma
Travel Required: 5%

Division Description:

Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationally for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in eight Divisions: Power and Gas, Power Generation Services,  Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives,  and Financial Services.


Siemens is the leading service partner for ensuring high reliability and optimal performance of rotating power equipment within the utility, oil & gas, and industrial processing industries worldwide – as well as for wind turbines. Siemens’ extensive national network of service technicians is able to quickly and comprehensively offer expert service to maximize the lifecycle of power generation equipment, helping to ensure reliability and prevent downtime.

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Manufacturing Engineer –Machining
Rural Hall, NC
Position Overview

The Siemens Winston Service Center is seeking an experienced and hands-on Manufacturing Engineer - Machining. A successful candidate in this position will be responsible for developing machining and related processes for the manufacture of new components. The position also provides on-going shop floor support of machining and related processes within Siemens Energy Gas Turbine Service Division.
Primary responsibilities will include:
• Development and qualification of machining processes for steam turbine units other components made from stainless steels, bronze, aluminum and castings
• Develop N/C programs for multi axis machining processes using Siemens NX, manual programming, and other CNC solutions such as MasterCam
• Development of parameters for machining processes, feeds, speeds, coolant application etc.
• Understand, troubleshoot, and manage N/C equipment, fixtures, cutting tools, holders etc.
• Design and development of tooling for machining processes
• Develop inspection plans and controls for managing and improving capability of the production process.
• Develop work instructions, procedures, key cards, and related manufacturing documentation for machining operations.
• Project leadership of development and qualification projects (scheduling, design of experiments, experimentation, reporting, documentation) with full responsibility for due dates, results and costs associated with your field of activities
• Lead projects through all phases, conception, R&D, qualification, production implementation, and continued production support
• Lead continuous process improvements (analysis, solution finding, implementation) around machining processes and methods
• Work with production personnel to implement, troubleshoot, and improve machining and associated processes
• Collaborate with management, product engineering, peer engineers, and operators to realize high quality, stable processes. Provide data and documentation for product process qualifications (PPQ), work instructions and manufacturing quality control plans.


Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
• 2-4 year degree in mechanical, manufacturing engineering or 2+ years relevant and proven manufacturing technician/engineering experience.
• 2-5+ years of experience in machining processes
• Skilled in interpretation of product and manufacturing drawings and specifications
• Knowledge in machining processes, utilizing 3, 4, and 5, axis equipment
• Knowledge in identifying, analyzing, and correcting machining process issues such as surface finish, cutter wear, machining process stability, and dimensional control.
• Knowledge in process control for machining as well as in statistical process analysis and design-of-experiments
• Knowledgeable in programming, online and offline, multi axis N/C conventional machining and turning equipment.
• Good knowledge of upstream and downstream processes.
• Knowledge in designing and troubleshooting component fixtures
• Knowledge in specifying and troubleshooting cutting tools, holders, and auxiliary supporting systems such as heat shrink and pre-setters
• Knowledge in developing maintenance activities for N/C and supporting systems.
• Expertise in Siemens NX CAD/CAM and product data management systems. NX 11, Siemens Teamcenter
• Working knowledge of MS office (Project, Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook)
• Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.

Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
• B.S. or M.S. in Manufacturing or Industrial Engineering
• Experience with MasterCam and Esprit would be a plus
• Experience with Vericut
• Knowledge and professional experience in project management
• Flexibility in working non-standard shifts as needed


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