CNC Manufacturing Engineer | Brookfield, IL

Brookfield, Illinois Permanent USD85,000 - USD110,000 per year
  • Extremely stable company, around for more than 100 years
  • Lead Engineering projects start to finish with autonomy

About Our Client

My client is an extremely well-established manufacturer of precision machined metal components, working in a variety of industries. They have been around for 90+ years and have a very strong average tenure for leaders, due to their close company culture & emphasis on professional development & openness to new ideas. They seek an experienced Engineering Manager with a machining background to lead a high-performing team.

Job Description

  • Serve as technical support for customers & internal sales staff to assess jobs & determine feasibility of manufacturing
  • Oversee manufacturing operations from job routing, all the way up to final assembly/final product
  • Generate CNC programs based on customer prints - focus will be on milling operations, with exposure to turning operations as well
  • Delegate tasks to members of the Engineering & Engineering support teams to ensure projects run smoothly and deadlines are met
  • Troubleshoot production issues through the process, & interface with Quality, Maintenance, & Production

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant


  • 5+ years' experience in a precision machining environment - knowledge of CNC milling required
  • Demonstrated experience taking a customer print & running a project to convert into a finished product, with little oversight
  • Knowledge of G-Code programming of CNC machinery (mills, lathes)
  • Strong proficiency in GD&T
  • Knowledge of work holding for CNC machining processes
  • Experience in CAD software for design of tooling/fixtures

What's on Offer

  • Base salary $85,000 - $110,000 depending on level of experience & relevant industry background
  • Annual bonus incentive based on company goals - 10+ year track record paying out at 5-6%
  • 401k match
  • 3 weeks PTO
  • 9 Company holidays
  • Health coverage through BCBS
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Job summary

Engineering & Manufacturing
Sub Sector
Production, Manufacturing
Industrial / Manufacturing
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Cameron Heppeler
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