Vacancies Additive Manufacturing Project Engineer
Oerlikon Metco | Westbury


The Additive Manufacturing Project Engineer will be a leader within the core additive manufacturing team in Oerlikon’s Additive Manufacturing Competency Center which focuses exclusively on metal additive manufacturing using powder bed processes. This position will be in an R&D environment as opposed to production and as such a person who enjoys problem solving and dynamic prioritization is required. The project engineer must be able to lead the team by influence and manage the complexity of a fast-paced R&D environment.

We expect

The AM Project Engineer will be responsible managing the daily operations of the AM Center with the guidance of the R&D manager and scheduling the operations based on the priorities of the team and management. The project engineer will have technical responsibilities which include preparation of build packages, development of CAD models, operation of AM hardware (as required to support the AM technician and R&D manager) and materials characterization. The project engineer will also be the organizational face to internal and external customers and vendors. The project engineer is responsible for the maintaining operational hardware in the center and assisting technicians as needed to ensure quality output.   

SAP Transactions:   Ordering and shipping

Computer Programs and/or Internet Sites:  Project management software (required), MS Office (required), 3D CAD (required, preferably Inventor), Magics by Materialise (preferred), AM hardware specific software (preferred)     

Level of Knowledge of those Programs: As described above

Manual Tools: Basic shop tools

Machines: AM powder bed systems, wire EDM, basic understanding of machine tools, 3D Scanner, heat treating furnaces

Soft Skills: Detail oriented and schedule driven. Excellent written and verbal communications. Ability to lead in a team-based collaborative environment where priorities may shift regularly. The ability to help the team troubleshoot operational issues and develop a plan for the team to address issues. Self-motivation is a must and the ability lead others.



We offer

We have a great Benefits package including 401(K). If you want to operate in a business environment that gives you the freedom to imagine what is possible - then you should send us your application!

Advertised Since
Kathleen McCann
P: +1 516 338 2184
Oerlikon Metco (US) Inc.
1101 Prospect Ave
11590-0201 Westbury, NY
United States
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