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Additive Machine Technician

Divergent 3D

Divergent 3D

torrance, ca, usa
Posted on Tuesday, May 14, 2024
Divergent is a technology company that has architected, invented, built, and commercialized an end-to-end factory system called the Divergent Adaptive Production System (DAPS™) that comprehensively uses machine learning to optimally engineer, additively manufacture, and flexibly assemble complex integrated vehicle structures and subsystems. Products created using DAPS are superior in performance, lower in cost, rapidly customizable to meet mission and customer-specific requirements, faster to market, and scalable on demand to high volume production. Divergent is a qualified Tier 1 supplier to global automotive OEMs, and Divergent is now expanding to support mission critical needs in the Aerospace and Defense sector.
Purpose of Job:
As a valued member of Divergent's dynamic and dedicated team of specialized technicians, you will play a crucial role in the setup, operation, monitoring, and changeover of Additive Manufacturing (AM) machines. These machines are pivotal in supporting Divergent's vehicles and external customers.
This is a 4x10 Shift Sunday through alternating Wednesday or alternating Wednesday to Saturday
AM-5AM--4:30PM
PM-4PM-3:30AM
What you will do:
Within this role, you'll be tasked with monitoring machine and documenting various operational metrics, material consumption rates, inventory management, and build times. Your contribution will extend beyond day-to-day operations to encompass participation in the team's efforts to enhance Additive Manufacturing hardware, streamline processes, and embrace continuous improvement initiatives. Your responsibilities will also include but are not limited to loading and unloading machines, sieving powder, depowdering builds as well as clean as you go tasks.
The AM Machine Technician position offers a hands-on opportunity to gain invaluable insights into the intricacies of AM equipment functions, insights that are often unknown by other departments and management teams within Divergent.
We're seeking an individual who can leverage their technical proficiency, leadership acumen, and unwavering commitment to excellence to drive positive change in alignment with our mission: “To replace existing manufacturing technology with a Digital, Modular, Flexible, Automated Production Solution”.
Work Environment:
light manufacturing
Skill/Qualifications:
Education/ Licenses/Certificates:•Minimum of a High school diploma/GED AND two (2) years’ work experience.
•Proven long term success within previous employment with a work history greater than 2 years.
•Proven ability to operate/work with complex processes and equipment including but limited to precision medical equipment, Robotics equipment and/or Metallic Additive Manufacturing (AM) machines.
•Ability to work with complex software interfaces to ensure the highest fidelity information for our internal and external customers.
•An attitude that insists on the highest standards: quality, attention-to-detail, and dedication to the rigors necessary to pursue Divergent’s goals.
•Ability to show technical process thinking, an eye for process improvement and demonstrated ability to adhere to schedule constraints.
•Basic proficiency with computers, including Microsoft Office
•Ability to earn trust, maintain positive and professional relationships, and strengthen our culture of inclusion.
•5s & Lean Manufacturing
•Highly self-motivated and able to prioritize and execute tasks in a fast paced, startup environment.
•Solid interpersonal skills, capable of working within a small, growing team and interfacing with engineering and manufacturing groups to understand the production system and the associated constraints.
Desired Qualifications:•
•2+ years hands on Metallic Additive Manufacturing production experience.
•Associate degree in applicable technical discipline from an accredited school or institution: Mechanical, Manufacturing Technology, Electromechanical, Optics, Lasers, Machining, etc.
•2+ years manufacturing experience in an advanced technology operations environment.
•Experience with SLM Solutions additive manufacturing equipment, such as SLM280 and 500 machines.
•Familiarity with the practice of quality processes in an ISO 9001, AS9100, and/or IATF 16949 environment.
•Experience with other industrial 3D printing technologies such as FDM/FFF/ME.
Physical Demands:•The person in this position needs to frequently work in a factory environment to access and repair machinery (up to 100%)
•Ability to walk, kneel, reach, climb, use hands to operate machinery in warehouse, as required
•Ability to lift up to 30 lbs, as required to execute a repair
What You’ll Get :
Holistic Compensation Package: Enjoy a world-class compensation package that includes a competitive salary, equity plan, and discretionary results-based incentive bonus opportunities, ensuring you're truly valued for your contributions.
Wellness and Time Off: Embrace a healthy lifestyle with paid vacation, sick time, and company holidays, including a year-end shutdown to recharge. We support growing families with paid parental leave, recognizing the importance of bonding time.
Comprehensive Health and Wellness: Prioritize your well-being with our comprehensive health and wellness benefits, offering both HMO and Premium PPO options. Additionally, benefit from company-sponsored life insurance and short and long-term disability coverage for peace of mind.
Investment in Growth: We're committed to your professional development. Take advantage of reimbursement opportunities for learning and development initiatives, empowering you to continuously expand your skill set and reach peak performance.
Inclusive and Collaborative Environment: Join our inclusive, collaborative, and dynamic work environment within a fast-paced, mission-driven company. Together, we're disrupting the traditional manufacturing industry, embracing diversity, and fostering innovation to reduce our footprint by integrating people and technology.
Divergent is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Our positions adhere to all statutory and regulatory requirements. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or any other factor protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.
Disclosures:
In order to adjust to changes in our business, it may become necessary to add, remove or modify certain duties and responsibilities, or to reassign you to another job position. From time to time you may be asked to work on special projects or to assist with other work. Your cooperation and assistance in performing such additional work is expected. Divergent Technologies, Inc , Inc is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Our positions adhere to all statutory and regulatory requirements. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or any other factor protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.
E-Verify: Right to Work
Our company participates in E-Verify. E-Verify is a program that electronically confirms a candidate’s eligibility to work in the United States after completing the Employment Eligibility Verification (Form I-9). The information provided on the Form I-9 is compared to the records contained in the Social Security Administration and Department of Homeland Security (DHS) databases. This helps employers verify the identity and employment eligibility of newly hired employees.
Pursuant to the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance (FCIHO), we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.
No agencies, no solicitations, and no calls please. Applications will be accepted until position is filled.