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Fox Valley Metal-Tech is a custom metal fabrication company based in Green Bay, Wisconsin, serving local and nationally recognized companies in the defense contracting, pulp and paper, converting, custom machine building, foundry, food and beverage industries. Setting itself apart from other like companies, Fox Valley Metal-Tech delivers customized solutions where others cannot. All achieved by a talented and dedicated workforce striving to deliver quality in everything it does.

The ideal candidate will possess good self-management skills, well rounded thinking, confidence without arrogance, a collaborative approach to working with others and the ability to work under pressure and timelines associated with the daily life in a planning department.

Responsibilities:

  • Develops routings for manufacturing parts, fabrications and assemblies
  • Validates estimated time to manufacture (parts, fabrications, assemblies) for finalized routings
  • Print and distribute paperwork produced to proper departments
  • Read and interpret prints and drawings
  • Create item master numbers
  • Adhere to ISO and quality procedures
  • Work effectively in a team environment
  • Support and/or drive FVMT continuous improvement initiatives
  • Communicate effectively and professionally with team members
  • Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor

Requirements:

  • Bachelors or Associates degree in manufacturing engineering or related field
  • In lieu of a degree, equivalent work experience in a similar and or metal fabrication role is required
  • 3 years planning or similar role experience in a metal fabrication environment with increasing responsibility is desired
  • Working knowledge of manufacturing equipment and processes including but not limited to cold saw, band saw, shears, laser cutting, water jet cutting, press brake forming, deburring, metal finishing, machining, welding and assembly 
  • Working knowledge of part inspection process and associated equipment preferred
  • Working knowledge of painting, thermal spray, heat treating, chemical coatings process is preferred
  • Working knowledge of metal working processes including stamping, roll forming and pipe bending preferred
  • Working knowledge of an ERP system and creating routings within required
  • Proficiency in reading blueprints is required
  • Ability to view drawings in AutoCAD and SolidWorks is preferred
  • Computer proficiency in MS Word/Excel/ERP System required
  • Reading, writing, and math skills commensurate with position is required
  • Experience successfully working alone as well as in a team setting
  • Working knowledge of AWS and Military welding procedures and specifications is preferred
  • Working knowledge of metals and associated materials is required

Fox Valley Metal-Tech has grown to become an employer of choice for machinists, welders and metal finishers alike for its challenging work and employee friendly work environment. Come be part of our team today. Good people, good work, great environment; that's Fox Valley Metal-Tech. Fox Valley Metal-Tech is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer.

Since 1989

PRECISION Usa It's What We Do

Green Bay, WI

We are proud to serve our customers and provide the skill and services that we excel in to make them successful. Our dedication to quality as our foundation has developed partnerships with our customers that continue to deliver world-class fabrications that meet or exceed their expectations. We are proud to say "Made in America."

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