Industrial Maintenance Technician

  • Implement and sustain a preventative maintenance plan for production equipment
  • Assist with installations of new equipment
  • Troubleshoot and repair industrial machinery
  • Requirements: Current enrollment or completion of technical degree

MCT is a great opportunity to join a fast-growing company at the leading edge of the advanced manufacturing revolution!  Come join our extremely talented team and help us share our story with customers to help them create new products more cost effectively, faster, and better than previously thought possible!

We have a drug free workplace and require a pre-employment screening.  We have great benefits that include medical insurance, Dental, vision, 401(k) savings, and life insurance.

Pay based on experience and qualifications.  Interested individuals should respond with a current resume including contact information.  Email your resume to hr@midwestcomposite.com.  If you do not have a current resume you can download the application form from our website, www.midwestcomposites.com.

Rapid Prototype Technician

  • Setup and Operation of rapid prototype machines including SLS, FDM, SLA and DMLS machines
  • Maintain prototyping equipment
  • Assembly of detailed components
  • On the job training
  • Requirements: HS Diploma and GED

MCT is a great opportunity to join a fast-growing company at the leading edge of the advanced manufacturing revolution!  Come join our extremely talented team and help us share our story with customers to help them create new products more cost effectively, faster, and better than previously thought possible!

We have a drug free workplace and require a pre-employment screening.  We have great benefits that include medical insurance, Dental, vision, 401(k) savings, and life insurance.

Pay based on experience and qualifications.  Interested individuals should respond with a current resume including contact information.  Email your resume to hr@midwestcomposite.com.  If you do not have a current resume you can download the application form from our website, www.midwestcomposites.com.

Finishing Technician

Duties

  • Installs brass inserts in rapid prototype, fiberglass and injection molded parts
  • Trims rapid prototype, fiberglass and injection molded parts
  • Assembles rapid prototype, fiberglass and injection molded parts
  • Prepares parts for painting by sanding and sandblasting and filling with epoxy and polyester fillers
  • Use of air grinding and sanding tools
  • Use of saws and cutoff tools

Physical Demands

  • Able to stand for 5 hours at a time
  • Able to occasionally lift 60 lbs
  • Able to wear Protective Personal Equipment needed for the position

MCT is a great opportunity to join a fast-growing company at the leading edge of the advanced manufacturing revolution!  Come join our extremely talented team and help us share our story with customers to help them create new products more cost effectively, faster, and better than previously thought possible!

We have a drug free workplace and require a pre-employment screening.  We have great benefits that include medical insurance, Dental, vision, 401(k) savings, and life insurance.

Pay based on experience and qualifications.  Interested individuals should respond with a current resume including contact information.  Email your resume to hr@midwestcomposite.com.  If you do not have a current resume you can download the application form from our website, www.midwestcomposites.com.

Additive Manufacturing Programmer/Operator

Midwest Composite Technologies (“MCT”) is a leading Additive Manufacturing company that provides prototype and small-batch production components.  MCT is at the forefront of the Industry 4.0 advanced manufacturing revolution, with a 120,000 square foot facility that houses industry leading capabilities so we can take on our customer’s toughest challenges!  What makes MCT unique?  It is our deep expertise and capabilities which include: plastic additive, metal additive, CNC, injection molding, laminates, thermoforming, full finishing, and industrial design capabilities.  Each of these capabilities allows MCT to collaboratively work with our customers to provide the best solution for our customer’s rapid prototyping and production needs, all while providing industry leading turnaround times and service.

Job Description:

MCT is looking to fill an Additive Manufacturing Programmer/Operator position, whose primary responsibility, will be to program for, operate, and support: SLS, FDM, SLA, Polyjet, and MJF equipment in our highly advanced Rapid Prototyping department.  Most of our software is industry specific.  We will train the ideal candidate.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Process and prepare build files using specialized CAD/AM
  • Evaluation of build setup to maximize profit while minimizing rework risk.
  • Setup, operation, and support of additive manufacturing equipment.
  • On completion of build, readying the machine so another print can begin.
  • Scheduling jobs and managing machine utilization.
  • Assists engineers and technicians with tasks as directed.

Requirements:

  • Minimum 2 years CAD/CAM experience or current enrollment/completion of technical degree.
  • High School Diploma or General Education (GED) required.
  • Work must be completed in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Ability to work weekends and overtime as required.
  • Must maintain clean and safe work environment.
  • Knowledge of Additive Manufacturing/3D Printing is a plus but not required.

Skills:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong work ethic and high attention to detail.
  • Flexible, ability to work in a fast-pace constantly changing environment.
  • Able to manage sensitive and sometimes confidential information.
  • Self-motivated and able to take responsibility.

MCT is a great opportunity to join a fast-growing company at the leading edge of the advanced manufacturing revolution!  Come join our extremely talented team and help us share our story with customers to help them create new products more cost effectively, faster, and better than previously thought possible!

We have a drug free workplace and require a pre-employment screening.  We have great benefits that include medical insurance, Dental, vision, 401(k) savings, and life insurance.

Pay based on experience and qualifications.  Interested individuals should respond with a current resume including contact information.  Email your resume to hr@midwestcomposite.com.  If you do not have a current resume you can download the application form from our website, www.midwestcomposites.com.

 

Metal Finisher

Midwest Composites Technologies (“MCT”) is a leading Additive manufacturing company that provides prototype and small batch production components.  MCT is at the forefront of the Industrial 4.0 advanced manufacturing revolution with 120,000 square foot facility that houses industry leading capabilities so we can take on our customers toughest challenges!   What makes MCT unique?  It is our deep expertise and capabilities which include: plastic additive, metal additive, CNC, Injection molding, laminates, thermo forming, full finishing, and industrial design capabilities.  Each of these capabilities allows MCT to collaboratively work with our customers to provide the best solution for our customer’s rapid prototyping and production needs all while providing industry leading turnaround times and service.

Job Description:

MCT  is looking to fill an Metal Finishing position, whose primary responsibility, will be to clean and finish DMLS metal parts to meet customer requirements.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Cleaning and Finishing DMLS (metal) parts.
  • Assist with build removal and setup of DMLS Machines
  • Inspect parts for quality of workmanship and standards of quality
  • Maintain clean and safe working environment
  • Assist with general cleanup and maintenance of the work place
  • Observe MCT quality and safety procedures

Requirements:

  • One year or more experience of metal finishing
  • Working knowledge of rotary tools and shop equipment
  • The ability to read blueprints, take precise measurements and execute shop math a plus
  • High School Diploma or General Education (GED) required
  • Work must be completed in an accurate and timely manner
  • Ability to work weekends and overtime as required
  • Must maintain clean and safe work environment
  • Must be able to lift at least 50 Lbs.
  • Must have good dexterity with the ability to work with small parts

Skills:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong work ethic and high attention to detail
  • Flexible, ability to work in a fast-pace team environment
  • Able to manage sensitive and sometimes confidential information
  • Self-motivated and able to take responsibility
  • Must read and write English

MCT is a great opportunity to join a fast-growing company at the leading edge of the advanced manufacturing revolution!  Come join our extremely talented team and help us share our story with customers to help them create new products more cost effectively, faster, and better than previously thought possible!

We have a drug free workplace and require a pre-employment screening.  We have great benefits that include medical insurance, Dental, vision, 401(k) savings, and life insurance.

Pay based on experience and qualifications.  Interested individuals should respond with a current resume including contact information.  Email your resume to hr@midwestcomposite.com.  If you do not have a current resume you can download the application form from our website, www.midwestcomposites.com.

Sales Engineer

Role Summary:

Midwest Composites Technologies (“MCT”) is a leading Additive manufacturing company that provides prototype and small batch production components.  MCT is at the forefront of the Industrial 4.0 advanced manufacturing revolution with 120,000 square foot facility that houses industry leading capabilities so we can take on our customers toughest challenges!   What makes MCT unique?  It is our deep expertise and capabilities which include: plastic additive, metal additive, CNC, Injection molding, laminates, thermo forming, full finishing, and industrial design capabilities.  Each of these capabilities allows MCT to collaboratively work with our customers to provide the best solution for our customer’s rapid prototyping and production needs all while providing industry leading turnaround times and service.

Essential Responsibilities:

Applicant will join a growing sales team that is serving some of the largest OEMs in the aerospace, defense, medical, agricultural, recreational and consumer industries.  The Sales Engineer will require strong interpersonal and communication skills collaborating with customers, engineering, project management and external sales force. This position requires a self-starting individual to work in a fast-paced team environment managing and providing engineered solutions for multiple projects with changing deadlines all while being part of a culture that is highly responsive to customer deadlines and requirements.

Additional responsibilities:

  • Deliver sales growth
  • Provide technical sales support to external sales force, end customers and OEMs.
  • Review and comprehend technical manufacturing specifications and plans.
  • Use problem solving skills to create solutions to manufacturing issues using advanced and conventional manufacturing technologies.
  • Engage with customers, engineering, and manufacturing to execute strategies, schedules, and cost.
  • Develop customer relationships based on trust, service, and performance.

Qualifications/Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or college in manufacturing, engineering, business, or 7-10 years of multi-disciplinary manufacturing experience.

Desired Characteristics

  • Additive design or manufacturing experience a plus but not required
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills, proven leadership skills and a positive energy
  • Expert knowledge of computer aided design (CAD)
  • Effective problem identification and solution skills
  • Non-traditional thinkers and the ability to apply non-traditional approach to design

MCT is a great opportunity to join a fast-growing company at the leading edge of the advanced manufacturing revolution!  Come join our extremely talented team and help us share our story with customers to help them create new products more cost effectively, faster, and better than previously thought possible!

We have a drug free workplace and require a pre-employment screening.  We have great benefits that include medical insurance, Dental, vision, 401(k) savings, and life insurance.

Pay based on experience and qualifications.  Interested individuals should respond with a current resume including contact information.  Email your resume to hr@midwestcomposite.com.  If you do not have a current resume you can download the application form from our website, www.midwestcomposites.com.

Lean Manufacturing Manager

Role Summary:

Midwest Composites Technologies (“MCT”) is a leading Additive manufacturing company that provides prototype and small batch production components.  MCT is at the forefront of the Industrial 4.0 advanced manufacturing revolution with 120,000 square foot facility that houses industry leading capabilities so we can take on our customers toughest challenges!   What makes MCT unique?  It is our deep expertise and capabilities which include: plastic additive, metal additive, CNC, Injection molding, laminates, thermo forming, full finishing, and industrial design capabilities.  Each of these capabilities allows MCT to collaboratively work with our customers to provide the best solution for our customer’s rapid prototyping and production needs all while providing industry leading turnaround times and service.

Essential Responsibilities:

Applicant will join a growing manufacturing team that is serving some of the largest OEMs in the aerospace, defense, medical, agricultural, recreational and consumer industries.  This engineer will be responsible for identifying efficiency/improvement opportunities and leading team members to drive process improvements utilizing Lean Six Sigma principles.  Focus areas would include but not be limited to; interval or lead time reduction, reduction of human errors, process re-designs or refinements to reduces process steps and eliminate process waste.  The continuous improvement engineer will also teach and apply Lean Six sigma principles to create a Lean culture of self-sustaining processes.  This position requires a self-starting individual to take on a fast-paced team with challenging and changing customer requirements.

Additional responsibilities:

  • Document current processes and proposed improved processes.
  • Implement process management and process improvement initiatives following Lean Six Sigma Principles.
  • Create new self-sustaining processes that identify and track relevant KPIs.
  • Lead process changes, improvements and champion communication inside organization, at all levels.
  • Train and mentor employees as they apply Lean methodology to problem solving and project execution.
  • Follow and improve safety and environmental policies.
  • Develop annual plan outlining goals and strategies which translate into potential return and capital savings.
  • Publish weekly reports and join weekly leadership meetings

Qualifications/Requirements

  • 7+ years’ work experience with bachelor’s degree from an accredited university or college in manufacturing, engineering, or related field.
  • 4+ years work experience in Lean Six Sigma application.
  • Lean/ Six Sigma Black belt certified.
  • Trained in Lean Six Sigma Principles (Five S’s, Waste Reduction, Error/Mistake Proofing, PDCA, Root Cause Analysis, A3 Problem Solving, Value Stream Mapping, KAIZEN, Lead Time Reduction)
  • Experience in developing various process documentation (SOP, ISO, etc.)
  • Experience in operational performance evaluation (efficiency/utilization)
  • Experience in implementing continuous improvement methodologies

Physical Requirements

This role has physical demands that will be required to successfully perform this job.  This job is in a manufacturing environment and will require standing, walking, handling, reaching, and lifting and carrying loads up to 30 pounds.

 

MCT is a great opportunity to join a fast-growing company at the leading edge of the advanced manufacturing revolution.   Come join the future of manufacturing today!

Quality Engineering Technician

Pay $19 – 24 per hour

We have a drug free workplace and require a pre-employment screening.

Midwest Composite Technologies (“MCT”) is a leading Additive Manufacturing company that provides prototype and small-batch production components. MCT is at the forefront of the Industry 4.0 advanced manufacturing revolution, with a 120,000 square foot facility that houses industry leading capabilities so we can take on our customer’s toughest challenges! What makes MCT unique? It is our deep expertise and capabilities which include: plastic additive, metal additive, CNC, injection molding, laminates, thermoforming, full finishing, and industrial design capabilities. Each of these capabilities allows MCT to collaboratively work with our customers to provide the best solution for our customer’s rapid prototyping and production needs, all while providing industry leading turnaround times and service.

Job Description:

MCT is looking to fill a Quality Engineering Technician position, whose primary responsibility, will be to inspect products, complete First Article Inspections (FAIs), and work on Corrective Actions. This is a higher level quality position that will act as an in-between person for the shop and Quality Manager.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Complete FAIs of finished products before they get shipped to the customer.
  • Perform dimension inspections per drawing and work instructions.
  • Completion of inspection documentation.
  • Help with documentation control.  Write detailed work instructions and keep them up to date.
  • Identifies and solves Quality issues.  Including root causes analysis on corrective actions.
  • Calibration of equipment
  • Handle in-process inspections.
  • Help reverse engineering by 3D scanning products.
  • Use Romer Arm with measuring software to inspect more complicated parts.
  • Makes sure all NCRs are recorded on proper NCR log sheets, as well as main NCR log.
  • Helps out in other areas as needed.

Requirements:

  • Associates Degree in a quality related field, or relevant experience.
  • Knowledge on how to read a blueprint, including understanding GD&T.
  • Have quality experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Knowledge of ISO 9001:2015. AS9100D experience is a plus.
  • Experience with calipers, micrometers, and other gauges is required.
  • Must keep a professional attitude.
  • Must be able to pass a drug test and a background check.
  • CAD knowledge required.
  • Work must be completed in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Ability to work overtime as required.
  • Must maintain clean and safe work environment.
  • Be observant and technical.

Skills:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong work ethic and high attention to detail.
  • Flexible, ability to work in a fast-pace constantly changing environment.
  • Able to manage sensitive and sometimes confidential information.
  • Self-motivated and able to take responsibility.
  • Must be dependable.
  • Knowledge on how to use and calibrate various inspection tools.
  • CMM or Articulating Arm experience.

MCT is a great opportunity to join a fast-growing company at the leading edge of the advanced manufacturing revolution! Come join our extremely talented team and help us share our story with customers to help them create new products more cost effectively, quicker, and better than previously thought possible!

We have a drug free workplace and require a pre-employment screening.

Benefits include medical insurance, 401(k) savings, and life insurance. Pay based on experience and qualifications.

Interested individuals should respond with a current resume including contact information.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Manufacturing: 3 years (Required)
  • Quality Inspection: 2 years (Required)

Quality Inspector

We have a drug free workplace and require a pre-employment screening.

Midwest Composite Technologies (“MCT”) is a leading Additive Manufacturing company that provides prototype and small-batch production components. MCT is at the forefront of the Industry 4.0 advanced manufacturing revolution, with a 120,000 square foot facility that houses industry leading capabilities so we can take on our customer’s toughest challenges! What makes MCT unique? It is our deep expertise and capabilities which include: plastic additive, metal additive, CNC, injection molding, laminates, thermoforming, full finishing, and industrial design capabilities. Each of these capabilities allows MCT to collaboratively work with our customers to provide the best solution for our customer’s rapid prototyping and production needs, all while providing industry leading turnaround times and service.

Job Description:

MCT is looking to fill a Quality Inspector position, whose primary responsibility, will be to inspect products made by our Rapid Prototyping department, and other departments as needed.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Inspection of finished products before they get shipped to the customer.
  • Visual inspection of painted products.
  • Help with incoming inspections.
  • Completion of inspection documentation.
  • Help with documentation control.
  • Makes sure work instructions are good and up to date.
  • Identifies and solves Quality issues.
  • Willingness to fill in other areas as needed.

Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or General Education (GED) required.
  • Work must be completed in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Ability to work overtime as required.
  • Must maintain clean and safe work environment.
  • Be observant and technical.
  • Willingness to learn and grow with company.
  • Knowledge on how to read a blueprint.
  • GD&T not required but helpful.
  • Have manufacturing experience.
  • Knowledge of ISO 9001:2015 is helpful.
  • Experience with calipers, micrometers, and other gauges is required.
  • Professional attitude at all times is a must.
  • Must be able to pass a drug test and a background check.

Skills:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong work ethic and high attention to detail.
  • Flexible, ability to work in a fast-pace constantly changing environment.
  • Able to manage sensitive and sometimes confidential information.
  • Self-motivated and able to take responsibility.
  • Must be dependable.

MCT is a great opportunity to join a fast-growing company at the leading edge of the advanced manufacturing revolution! Come join our extremely talented team and help us share our story with customers to help them create new products more cost effectively, quicker, and better than previously thought possible!

We have a drug free workplace and require a pre-employment screening.

Benefits include medical insurance, 401(k) savings, and life insurance. Pay based on experience and qualifications.

Interested individuals should respond with a current resume including contact information.  If the individuals background is of interest the next process will be a screening email, and then there will be the possibility of entering the interview process.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Manufacturing: 1 year (Required)
  • Quality Inspection: 1 year (Required)

Industrial Painter

Duties

  • Properly mix catalyzed, water-based paint and industrial coatings
  • Inspect parts prior to painting for proper surface preparation
  • Prepare parts for painting by masking and positioning parts
  • Paint multiple part types and colors during a normal shift
  • Work to a high-quality standard
  • Safely operate and maintain spray and mixing equipment
  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment including spray booths
  • Notify management and purchasing of inventory shortages

 

Physical Demands

  • Able to stand for 4 hours at a time
  • Able to occasionally lift 65 pounds
  • Able to wear Personal Protective Equipment needed for the position

Education and Experience

High School Diploma-

  • and 2 years of painting experience
  • or an Associate Degree or certificate in Industrial or Automotive Finishing