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Foundry Engineer

(Confidential)

Job Description

Foundry Engineer – Direct-Hire Opportunity


A Syracuse area foundry is seeking a Foundry Engineer for a direct-hire opportunity. Compensation will be determined based on experience.


 Job Responsibilities


  • Apply knowledge of product design, tooling, fabrication, and materials to develop, optimize, document, and maintain foundry processes, work instructions, and methods

  • Processing of MAGMA simulation results and running simulations but may include tooling/engineering process role responsibilities for developing tooling from order to delivery working with both internal and external pattern shops.

  • Improve productivity and part quality through process stability and repeatability.

  • Document and engineer riser and gating, chilling geometry and processes for individual part numbers that fit within the capacity of the foundry processing equipment and improvements.

  • Select metal grades and development and implementation of heat treatment requirements and processes.

  • Responsible for first piece sampling from new, modified, reordered, or repaired tooling through to production release.

  • Analyze product failure data, solicit operator input, and develop solutions.

  • Ensures delivery of successful processes to the production line in order to achieve high first pass yields on required validations.

  • Ensure chemical and mechanical testing and NDT procedures are adhered to properly record.

  • Participate in all job launches and metals MRB meetings.

  • Identify additional resource requirements such as equipment, layout, personnel and training.

  • Request chemistry deviations from customers as necessary.

  • Develop and approve vendors and provide technical liaison.

  • Complete and/or maintain required records and reports.

Job Requirements

Educational, Experience Based, and Skill Qualifications


  • 5-years of foundry engineering experience with sand, plaster, and permanent mold in an aluminum foundry

  • B.S. in Mechanical Engineering or 7-9 years of foundry process engineering and experience designing rigging for new castings.

  • Magmasoft software in aluminum processes 1-year experience preferred.

  • Excellent analytical and information assessment skills, solid decision making ability, works well in a dynamic team environment and possesses the flexibility to thrive in a changing environment.

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Location US-NY-Syracuse
Employment Type Full-Time Employee
Pay Type Year
Pay Rate N/A
Store Type Engineering

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Job Description

Foundry Engineer – Direct-Hire Opportunity


A Syracuse area foundry is seeking a Foundry Engineer for a direct-hire opportunity. Compensation will be determined based on experience.


 Job Responsibilities


  • Apply knowledge of product design, tooling, fabrication, and materials to develop, optimize, document, and maintain foundry processes, work instructions, and methods

  • Processing of MAGMA simulation results and running simulations but may include tooling/engineering process role responsibilities for developing tooling from order to delivery working with both internal and external pattern shops.

  • Improve productivity and part quality through process stability and repeatability.

  • Document and engineer riser and gating, chilling geometry and processes for individual part numbers that fit within the capacity of the foundry processing equipment and improvements.

  • Select metal grades and development and implementation of heat treatment requirements and processes.

  • Responsible for first piece sampling from new, modified, reordered, or repaired tooling through to production release.

  • Analyze product failure data, solicit operator input, and develop solutions.

  • Ensures delivery of successful processes to the production line in order to achieve high first pass yields on required validations.

  • Ensure chemical and mechanical testing and NDT procedures are adhered to properly record.

  • Participate in all job launches and metals MRB meetings.

  • Identify additional resource requirements such as equipment, layout, personnel and training.

  • Request chemistry deviations from customers as necessary.

  • Develop and approve vendors and provide technical liaison.

  • Complete and/or maintain required records and reports.

Job Requirements

Educational, Experience Based, and Skill Qualifications


  • 5-years of foundry engineering experience with sand, plaster, and permanent mold in an aluminum foundry

  • B.S. in Mechanical Engineering or 7-9 years of foundry process engineering and experience designing rigging for new castings.

  • Magmasoft software in aluminum processes 1-year experience preferred.

  • Excellent analytical and information assessment skills, solid decision making ability, works well in a dynamic team environment and possesses the flexibility to thrive in a changing environment.

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