Chief Machining and Additive Manufacturing Technician WR-ATTC

Posting Details


Posting Number S01885P


Working Title Chief Machining and Additive Manufacturing Technician WR-ATTC
Posting Category Staff
Position Number 004717
Assigned Organizational Area Research
FLSA Nonexempt
Benefit Status Full Benefits
Pay Grade T4
Months Per Year 12
Hours Per Year 2080
If Temporary, Date of Expiration
Proposed Start Date 04/01/2018


Department Additive Mfg & Repair Technologies - 4371
Advertised Location Warner Robins AF Base, Georgia



This position is located at Warner Robins, Georgia and will support advanced manufacturing programs for sustainment activities. The position will serve as the senior lab technician for the machining and additive manufacturing labs, including part post processing such as 4-axis milling, heat treating and wire EDM, equipment/lab maintenance, consumable and spare parts procurement, while adhering to lab and equipment guidelines. The successful candidate will understand machining and additive manufacturing techniques and provide guidance on design for manufacturability, equipment and part set up and part processing. The majority of work will support government customers, but some industry partners will be supported as well.

Position Summary Information

The University of Dayton, founded in 1850 by the Society of Mary, is a top ten Catholic research university. The University seeks outstanding, diverse faculty and staff who value its mission and share its commitment to academic excellence in teaching, research and artistic creativity, the development of the whole person, and leadership and service in the local and global community.

To attain its Catholic and Marianist mission, the University is committed to the principles of diversity, inclusion and affirmative action and to equal opportunity policies and practices. As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer we will not discriminate against minorities, females, protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, or on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity.

Minimum Qualifications

-Associates degree in technology field
-Minimum of 12 years directly related technology experience
-Minimum of 12 years of experience in conventional machining operations for metals (ie milling, turning, EDM etc…)
-Demonstrated experience with operating numerical controlled equipment for complex geometries
-Demonstrated experience with various CAD/CAM software packages
-Attention to detail
-Due to the nature of this position, US citizenship is required
-Valid drivers license with a low risk drivers license

Preferred Qualifications

-12+ years of experience in conventional machining operations for metals
-1+ years of experience in additive manufacturing
-1+ years of experience in heat treat operations
-Demonstrated experience with lab environments and adherence to lab policies & procedures
-Experience in interacting with design engineers and other technical personnel
-Effective interpersonal communication skills
-Effective verbal communication skills with team members at all levels
-Demonstrated organizational skills

Work Hours


Number of Positions Available 1
Proposed Posting Date 03/06/2018
Application Review Date
Proposed Closing Date 03/23/2018
Open until filled?
Special Instructions to Applicants

This position is located at Warner Robins, Georgia.
Please address Minimum and Preferred Qualifications in the Cover Letter.

Preferred Multicultural Experience

Demonstrated and successful experience working with people from diverse backgrounds. Knowledge of and sensitivity to a Catholic Marianist work environment.

Posting Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Are you a U.S. citizen?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have a valid driver's license and low risk driving record?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents

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