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Cox Machine, Inc.

Wichita , KS

Multiple Aerospace & Manufacturing Positions

Cox Machine, Inc.
Wichita, KS Full-time
Posted on November 21, 2018

Work in a stable manufacturing facility that is debt free, family-owned and expanding in the Wichita area.

We offer competitive pay and benefits including a profit sharing program.

Cox Machine has Immediate Openings for:

Maintenance Technician

  • Performs preventative maintenance as per the required schedule and/or as directed Management.
  • Support Maintenance Supervisor in performing other duties as assigned.
  • Must have a clear understanding of Preventative Maintenance.
  • Expected to display creative thinking in troubleshooting mechanical failures.
  • Must be able to get machines up and running until final solution or repairs are made.
  • Expected to be self motivated and well organized.
  • Needs to have strong communication skills and able to build relationship with the shop so that they feel comfortable asking for maintenance help. 

Maintenance Supervisor

  • Oversees personnel in charge of maintaining, repairing, and rebuilding various production machines and equipment.
  • Supervises the maintenance and repair of CNC machines, lathe’s, routers, grinders, and a variety of other machines and facility.
  • Oversees the setup and use of tools and equipment before production use in order to ensure the optimum level of safety.
  • Will report to Division Maintenance Manager or head of Division.
  • Will be a working team member that will validate or coordinate the work of others on a support team.
  • Suggests improvements to processes, is a knowledge resource for other team members.
  • Expected to have experience leading a maintenance team with the ability to provide training and direction with an emphasis on personnel and facility safety.

Burr Operator, 2nd & 3rd shift:

  • Must be prepared to do repetitive work and complete parts in a timely manner. 
  • Needs to be very particular of recognizing acceptable cosmetic appearance without over-burring. 
  • Must communicate well with others and be able to stay on task. 
  • Operate and maintain required burr equipment.   

CNC Machinist, 2nd & 3rd shift:

  • Sets up and operates CNC milling machines.
  • Drills to fabricate and repair parts made from metals, plastics and alloys.
  • Experience in aircraft precision machining is highly preferred.
  • Prefer 1-3 years CNC milling machine operation experience and the ability to read aircraft blueprints.
  • Must have excellent shop math and mechanical ability.

Assembly Mechanic, 2nd shift:

  • Responsible for assembling airplane parts per customer engineering on time every time with 100% customer satisfaction.
  • Must be able to follow assembly procedures, use a computer and follow directions.
  • Must have math skills and mechanical ability.

Quality Assurance Inspector

  • Responsible for performing day to day first part and lot inspection of product.
  • Utilizes inspection tools such as micrometers, calipers, gauges and other tools to perform inspection duties.
  • Expected to read customer engineering and work orders to determine requirements.
  • Ensures completion of First Article Inspection reports.
  • Position supports production personnel with inspection issues and documents inspections in log.
  • Expected to have strong communication skills, be able to interpret requirements and perform accurate inspections in a timely manner. 
  • Assembly experience a plus.

Programmer

  • Responsible for evaluating customer engineering to create models and NC programs to produce quality product at nominal dimensions made of various materials.
  • They must provide adequate information to aid in production including setup sheets, fixturing, tooling, and NC code files.
  • They must also provide additional assistance to the production floor and inspection when needed for clarification and/or trouble shooting when requested.
  • Programmers should strive to produce the highest quality product through the manufacturing process efficiently with minimal variation.

Estimating Assistant

  • Responsible for supporting the company’s objectives with regards to estimating processes.
  • Expected to prepare customer requests for formal estimation/quoting in a clear and concise language that can be used by manufacturing personnel for production as well as outside processors. 
  • Must be able to prepare estimates to include engineering data, material and outside processing.
  • Responsible for analyzing pricing received and determine best options. 
  • Expected to coordinate with production to quote labor cost.
  • Responds to customer inquiries while maintaining efficiency and a high level of quality service.
  • Expected to be motivated, detail orientated, have good communication skills, a sense of urgency and able to work in a fast-paced environment.

Receiving Inspector

  • Perform all aspects of outside processing receiving inspection, which includes verification of compliance to final processing, appearance, quality paperwork, etc. 
  • Needs to be familiar with the visual appearance of final processes and have a working knowledge of customer processing specifications and engineering. 
  • This position will also ensure that all final processing received comply with the most current Engineering and Quality requirements as imposed. 

Material Handler/Coolant Technician

  • Responsible for managing both the Metal Recycling Program and Coolant Program.
  • Expected to maintain Puck Machine and the puck area.
  • Ensures that chip hoppers are emptied from production floor machining center.
  • Responsible for removing empty pallets from production floor and support deliveries.
  • Must be able to work independently with strong attention to detail and organization skills. 

Entry-level Contract Administrator

  • Performs and coordinates contract administrative activities and provides daily support to individuals, groups or teams.
  • Responsible for acting as a liaison between internal and external customers.
  • Assists with orders, status and other queries while maintaining efficiency and a high level of quality.
  • Possessing strong motivation, detail oriented communication skills (both verbal and written), good judgment, sense of urgency and the ability to work in a fast-paced team environment.

Tooling Technician

  • Responsible for supporting new products, experimental manufacturing and improving manufacturing processes by building, designing and fabricating fixturing.
  • Experience in aircraft precision machining is highly preferred.
  • Must have excellent shop math and mechanical ability and is expected to be able to read customer engineering and work orders to determine requirements.
  • Expected to be detail oriented, have strong communication skills, good judgment, sense of urgency and the ability to work in a fast-paced environment.

Burr Operator (Harper, KS):

  • Must be prepared to do repetitive work and complete parts in a timely manner.
  • Needs to be very particular of recognizing acceptable cosmetic appearance without over-burring.
  • Must communicate well with others and be able to stay on task.
  • Operate and maintain required burr equipment.   

Machinist (Harper, KS)

  • Responsible for setting up and operating machines  to fabricate parts.
  • Must be able to understand the importance of the cellular concept to make sure that parts are running smoothly.
  • Expected to understand material type and temper and successfully utilizes tools and machine.
  • Must be able to make successful decisions on utilizing the correct tooling and following sequences.
  • Responsible for suggesting improvements in support of lean manufacturing concepts.
  • Expected to be able to utilize inspections tools, such as calipers, height gages, depth gages.