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Foundry Engineer

(Confidential)

Job Description

Foundry Engineer – Direct-Hire Opportunity

A Syracuse area foundry is seeking a Foundry Engineer for a direct-hire opportunity. Compensation will be determined based on experience.

 Job Responsibilities

  • Apply knowledge of product design, tooling, fabrication, and materials to develop, optimize, document, and maintain foundry processes, work instructions, and methods
  • Processing of MAGMA simulation results and running simulations but may include tooling/engineering process role responsibilities for developing tooling from order to delivery working with both internal and external pattern shops.
  • Improve productivity and part quality through process stability and repeatability.
  • Document and engineer riser and gating, chilling geometry and processes for individual part numbers that fit within the capacity of the foundry processing equipment and improvements.
  • Select metal grades and development and implementation of heat treatment requirements and processes.
  • Responsible for first piece sampling from new, modified, reordered, or repaired tooling through to production release.
  • Analyze product failure data, solicit operator input, and develop solutions.
  • Ensures delivery of successful processes to the production line in order to achieve high first pass yields on required validations.
  • Ensure chemical and mechanical testing and NDT procedures are adhered to properly record.
  • Participate in all job launches and metals MRB meetings.
  • Identify additional resource requirements such as equipment, layout, personnel and training.
  • Request chemistry deviations from customers as necessary.
  • Develop and approve vendors and provide technical liaison.
  • Complete and/or maintain required records and reports.

Job Requirements

Educational, Experience Based, and Skill Qualifications

  • 5-years of foundry engineering experience with sand, plaster, and permanent mold in an aluminum foundry
  • B.S. in Mechanical Engineering or 7-9 years of foundry process engineering and experience designing rigging for new castings.
  • Magmasoft software in aluminum processes 1-year experience preferred.
  • Excellent analytical and information assessment skills, solid decision making ability, works well in a dynamic team environment and possesses the flexibility to thrive in a changing environment.
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Location US-NY-Syracuse
Employment Type Full-Time
Pay Type Year
Pay Rate N/A
Store Type Engineering & Aerospace

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Job Description

Foundry Engineer – Direct-Hire Opportunity

A Syracuse area foundry is seeking a Foundry Engineer for a direct-hire opportunity. Compensation will be determined based on experience.

 Job Responsibilities

  • Apply knowledge of product design, tooling, fabrication, and materials to develop, optimize, document, and maintain foundry processes, work instructions, and methods
  • Processing of MAGMA simulation results and running simulations but may include tooling/engineering process role responsibilities for developing tooling from order to delivery working with both internal and external pattern shops.
  • Improve productivity and part quality through process stability and repeatability.
  • Document and engineer riser and gating, chilling geometry and processes for individual part numbers that fit within the capacity of the foundry processing equipment and improvements.
  • Select metal grades and development and implementation of heat treatment requirements and processes.
  • Responsible for first piece sampling from new, modified, reordered, or repaired tooling through to production release.
  • Analyze product failure data, solicit operator input, and develop solutions.
  • Ensures delivery of successful processes to the production line in order to achieve high first pass yields on required validations.
  • Ensure chemical and mechanical testing and NDT procedures are adhered to properly record.
  • Participate in all job launches and metals MRB meetings.
  • Identify additional resource requirements such as equipment, layout, personnel and training.
  • Request chemistry deviations from customers as necessary.
  • Develop and approve vendors and provide technical liaison.
  • Complete and/or maintain required records and reports.

Job Requirements

Educational, Experience Based, and Skill Qualifications

  • 5-years of foundry engineering experience with sand, plaster, and permanent mold in an aluminum foundry
  • B.S. in Mechanical Engineering or 7-9 years of foundry process engineering and experience designing rigging for new castings.
  • Magmasoft software in aluminum processes 1-year experience preferred.
  • Excellent analytical and information assessment skills, solid decision making ability, works well in a dynamic team environment and possesses the flexibility to thrive in a changing environment.
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