The Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering is experiencing significant growth and is particularly well known for its outstanding advanced manufacturing facilities. The AMPrint Center (www.rit.edu/amprint ) has world-class additive manufacturing and multifunctional printing capabilities. The Brinkman Advanced Machine Tools Laboratory is a model for industry-academia partnerships that provide faculty and students with access to state-of-the-art advanced manufacturing capabilities. The Toyota Production Systems Lab mimics a “real world” assembly production facility and supports a wide variety of activities pertaining to lean manufacturing. As investments in infrastructure have grown, the department’s research expenditures have increased over 100% over the past five years. The department offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in Industrial and Systems Engineering, with additional degree options in Sustainable Engineering and Engineering Management. Faculty are also actively engaged in interdisciplinary engineering Ph.D. program with focus areas in Energy, Transportation, Health Care, and Communications. For more information on the department, see http://www.rit.edu/kgcoe/ise/ , http://www.rit.edu/kgcoe/ise/brinkman-lab/overview , orhttp://www.rit.edu/kgcoe/ise/toyota-lab/overview .
The Kate Gleason College of Engineering has established its reputation as a preeminent provider of career-oriented engineering education with a rapidly growing commitment to research. It offers bachelor degree programs in biomedical, chemical, computer, electrical, industrial, mechanical and microelectronic engineering, and comprehensive, innovative graduate programs in a range of engineering disciplines including a broad-based cross-disciplinary doctoral degree in microsystems engineering. For more information visit http://www.rit.edu/kgcoe/ .
Detailed Job Description
Support student projects and research initiatives Operate and demonstrate machine tools for students/faculty Execute or delegate part manufacturing Teach or assist with laboratory sections related to manufacturing Manage ISE dept needs for functionality and appearance Maintain ISE dept safety, equipment, and needs including but not limited to: facilitating rigging, capital inventory, collaboration with vendors and machine tool companies Foster/develop relationships with outside companies to help meet lab needs OTHER DUTIES AS ASSIGNED
Required Specialized Skills:
CAD/CAM programming and application
MasterCAM, Solidworks, Camworks, AutoCad, etc
CNC machine tool programming
Fanuc, Heidendein, Flow, Siemens, Mitsubishi, etc
CNC machine tool operation
VMC, Turning Center, Swiss turn, Water jet, EDM, injection molding, etc
Additive Manufacturing setup and execution
Fused model deposition, SLS, powder processes, etc.
Wood shop tool operation and safety
Panel saw, miter saws, hand tools, etc
Metrology inspection tools
Scanner, optical comparator, CMM, etc
Fork truck, pallet jacks, etc
Written and verbal communication skills, organizational skills, managerial skills.
Required Minimum Qualifications
4-6 years experience
Required Minimum Education Level
Bachelors or Equivalent Experience
Experience in Engineering, Engineering Technology, or related field.
Preferred Education Level
Bachelors or Equivalent Experience
Required Application Documents
Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae or Resume, List of References
How To Apply
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