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Finisher Machine Operator

Location: 

Eden Prairie, MN, US

Job ID:  45121
Category:  Product & Engineering

Stratasys is a world leader in 3D printing!

 

LOCATION: Eden Prairie, MN 

 

The Finisher / Machine Operator is responsible for producing quality prototype models ensuring they meet company standards using a variety of hands tools.  This position also includes daily operation of all FDM/Polyjet prototyping equipment, ensuring high up time and high quality of parts.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Post-finish sales and marketing prototypes for tradeshows, displays, and other special projects.
  • Detail FDM/Polyjet/P3/SL/SAF models through removing support structures, sanding and detailing model surfaces, filling in minor voids with multiple filler materials, repairing damaged parts, etc.
  • Provide support to the waterworks (AE) room as it relates to the tank changing daily process & PJ spray booth process
  • Responsible for loading/unloading of parts and starting new jobs to all FDM/Polyjet/P3/SL/SAF equipment
  • Perform regular cleaning and low level maintenance of all FDM/Polyjet/P3/SL/SAF equipment
  • Utilize Sr. Finisher – Machine Operators as mentors to gain knowledge of job
  • Support AE’s by building and finishing Benchmarks and sales samples to maintain project scheduling
  • Record and report all build failures to Application Engineering
  • Keep stock and inventory of Sales kits, FDM kits and Polyjet kits
  • Maintain/orders consumable inventory and general supplies
  • Maintain cleanliness of machines and machine area

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 1+ years of experience running shop equipment including milling machines, lathes, saws, etc. 
  • 1+ years of experience working independently to organize and prioritize multiple duties with minimal direction.

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Good verbal and written communications skills and ability to resolve technical issues while maintaining a good working relationship with internal employees
  • Creativity and willingness to gain an advance understanding of rapid prototyping applications
  • Must be self-motivated and able to work effectively on projects with minimal direct supervision
  • This position requires a customer-focused attitude with appropriate sense of urgency and attention to details when handling process and machine related issues
  • Experience with precision measuring equipment 
  • Good mechanical aptitude and craftsmanship
  • Computer experience with Microsoft Office programs and email

 

TRAVEL REQUIREMENT: Less than 5%

 

Stratasys (Nasdaq: SSYS), headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota and Rehovot, Israel, has been a leader in the 3D printing industry for over thirty years. The company’s patented FDM® and PolyJet™ 3D printing technologies have a diverse range of applications, including rapid prototyping, production parts, tooling, and concept design. Stratasys offers additive manufacturing solutions in 13 countries, for industries including aerospace, automotive, healthcare, consumer goods, and education. The company operates Stratasys Direct, a digital parts manufacturing service, and Stratasys subsidiaries include MakerBot and GrabCAD. With over 2,000 employees, over 1,200 patents globally, and more than 30 awards for technology and leadership, Stratasys is changing millions of lives with the power of innovation.

 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  Stratasys will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire.  

 

Stratasys is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected Veteran or disabled status and will not be discriminated against for their race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, military status, or national origin or any other characteristic protected under federal, state, or applicable local law.   Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters provided by OFCCP here


Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis