Forging Engineer

  (#10969) - Eastern PA
Industry: Forging

Forging Engineer position in an Open Die environment.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Receives and reviews RFQ’s from customers with the Director of Engineering & Metallurgy and Sales Manager to determine if the request can be reasonably filled and approved.
  • Uses parts lists and related drawings from customers to develop manufacturing process based on specifications supplied by the customer and enters the information into the Estimating spreadsheet database.
  • Works with Purchasing and suppliers to obtain material pricing to standards needed by the customer.
  • Creates estimated manufacturing hours for each part determined to be manufactured in-house, including non-recurring costs such as tooling, outside testing, and shipping if applicable.
  • Creates drawings for forgings to support production use, as well as, Forging instructions.
  • Designs forge tooling as needed.
  • Performs any task required to support customer requirements and company goals.
  • Basic knowledge, skills, attributes required
  • Capable of writing mill orders for production use as well as forging instructions.
  • Ability to read, analyze and interpret general blue prints, technical procedures, and machining.
  • Ability to understand and interpret material specifications including ASTM, ASME, AMS, MIL and customer specifications.
  • Clear understanding of GDT tolerancing.
  • Must have minimum of 3 years experience with CAD, Solidworks, AutoCad, etc.
  • Manufacturing, Forging process experience, welding, CNC programming, transfer and manual machining processes.
  • Tooling experience, forging dies, back extrusion dies, (open and closed), dimple tooling, displacement tooling, etc.

Educational / Experience Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Metallurgy, Industrial Technology or Mechanical Engineering.
  • 5+ years of Forging Industry experience.
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