CNC Application Engineer/Trainer

locationHouston, TX 77040, USA
PublishedPublished: 5/4/2024
Full Time
The Job

A CNC Machine Tool Application Engineer contributes to the success of Hartwig by working hand-in-hand with our Sales team to provide support and be a technical resource to ensure customer satisfaction. The customers we serve are in a variety of industries and rely on the Hartwig team to provide the best manufacturing solutions and support to the machine tool industry. This position is based in Houston, Texas or the surrounding area.

Main responsibilities of this full-time position include:
  • Evaluating manufacturing processes and recommending industry-leading solutions
  • Developing and testing alternative processing methods
  • Performing time studies for process improvement recommendations
  • Overseeing machine installations
  • Conducting research and assisting in presenting proposals to customers
  • Performing on-site programming and machine operation training for customers
  • Facilitating customer demonstrations by setting up and programming machine tools

The Skills

Individuals who ideally fit this role should meet the following qualifications:
  • Two- or four-year degree in manufacturing engineering
  • Experience in machining process development, project management and CNC programming
  • Okuma machine programming experience preferred
  • Ability to demonstrate knowledge and application of machine tool products, options and functions
  • Strong mechanical and technical aptitude
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, such as collaboration, listening, respect and work ethic, which lead to lasting and trusting relationships with team members and customers
  • Ability to work collaboratively with sales team to provide customer solutions

The Organization, The Team and Our Benefits

Hartwig's team of over 200 professionals throughout the U.S. is dedicated to helping manufacturers control and power the growth of their business. To achieve this, team members are given the tools and training for success. In addition to a comprehensive first year training program and on-going professional development, Hartwig provides a full benefit package including health, dental, vision, life and disability insurances.

Compensation is also a key element in your decision to join the Hartwig team. Our 401k program has a 20% match and team members are bonus eligible.

As an Applications Engineer at Hartwig, you will also be provided a laptop and cellphone.

With over 75 team members who have been with us 10 years or longer and over 12,000 installations since our founding in 1960, Hartwig has gained a reputation for superior service, integrity and support. We would be honored to have you consider joining our team.

Hartwig, Inc., including all operating subsidiaries, is an Equal Opportunity Employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other protected class.

Fields of study

  • Machining

Required skills

  • Okuma