Alpha Foundry Company
We are an innovative aluminum casting foundry and machine shop in need of an experienced CNC machinist to oversee our small 2-3 person machining operation. The ideal applicant would be someone who, given the opportunity, would be capable of running their own machining operation. The majority of our work is repeating production aluminum casting machining, along with some iron casting machining, tool and die work, and a variety of general CNC production machining. Applicant should have tool & die and/or patternmaking experience and a strong knowledge of inspection/metrology. Responsibilities will include planning and implementing production work holding and machining strategies, CAM software as well and on-machine CNC programming, machine operator supervision production planning and coordination, tooling inventory management, pattern making for foundry tooling, and possibly some CAD modeling. Equipment is late model Haas, Okuma Fanuc and Brother vertical and horizontal mills. Experience with modern Okuma control would be ideal. Experience with Solidworks, MasterCAM for Solidworks, or SurfCAM would be a STRONG bonus. We are a people-oriented, family-run business that loves to work “outside of the box”. We are in need of someone experienced with proper machining conventions, passionate about productivity and able to work respectfully with others. Candidate should be seeking a long-term position and be able to demonstrate a stable work history. Normal hours are 6-2:30pm Mon-Fri.
Family operated aluminum sand casting manufacturer utilizing the “Alpha Process” variation of shell mold production to produce very high quality cast products for a variety of industries including fuel delivery, electrical distribution hardware, medical equipment and architectural lighting. We deeply care about the success and well-being of both our customers and our employees and strive for long-term relationships in both areas.