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Progressive Surface designs, manufactures and markets surface treatment machinery for companies in the aerospace, automotive, electronics, medical, heavy equipment and general manufacturing industries worldwide. Progressive has been in business for more than 40 years and offers a competitive benefit and wage package, including paid medical and prescription plan, paid vacation and holidays, and a 401K retirement plan.

Progressive Surface available jobs

Mechanical Design Engineer
posted 12.23.2016

Machine Builder
posted 12.19.2016

Controls Design Engineer
posted 12.14.2016

Field service technician
posted 04.24.2016


Mechanical Design Engineer

You will be responsible for machine design and documentation on a variety of custom projects.  Each design must be managed to achieve a satisfactory balance of three parameters; performance, schedule, and cost.

Required skills

  • Receive/Review project and product design requirements from Project Engineering.
  • Complete concept design and submit for review.
  • Complete detail design and submit for approval and release:
    • Bill of Materials
    • Sub-Assembly & Detail Drawings
    • Design calculations
  • Complete Project/Product documentation and submit for approval.
  • Demonstrate integrity in all working relationships.
  • Communicate and cooperate with all other departments in the organization.

Desired skills

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering (or equivalent)
  • 5 years Machine Design experience
  • 5 years Solidworks experience
  • Good mechanical aptitude and familiarity with machine design and manufacturing processes
  • Ability to apply mechanical engineering standards and techniques
  • Strong communication skills
  • Knowledge of hydraulics and pneumatics
  • Willingness to travel on a limited basis as required

Progressive offers a competitive compensation and benefits package and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Qualified applicants are encouraged to email a completed job application (click to download application), their resume and cover letter, to hr@progressivesurface.com

Reference job: Mechanical Design Engineer


Machine Builder

Candidate is responsible for, assemble mechanical assemblies, plumb pneumatic, and hydraulic layouts, panel building, and wiring for custom manufactured machines.

Required skills

Assemble mechanical assemblies to print; plumb pneumatic, hydraulic and hydraulic layouts from schematics.

  • Alignment of robots, spindles, and other precision machinery.
  • Panel Building layout, installation, and wiring (secondary role)
  • Machine wiring of conduit, wireways and terminal strips, devices and junction boxes (secondary role)
  • Machine Testing by checking input/output to all devices, verify correct operations of devices and systems (secondary role)

Desired skills

  • One year certificate from college or technical school, five years experience
  • Print reading skills
  • Good mechanical aptitude
  • Pneumatic, hydraulic and hydraulic schematics literate.
  • Must have own tools
  • Electrical schematic and ladder logic literate (desired)
  • Control device and wiring technique skills, familiar with NEC practices
  • Must pass background check and drug screen process

Qualified applicants are encouraged to email a completed job application (click to download application), their resume and cover letter, to hr@progressivesurface.com

Reference job: Machine Builder


Controls Design Engineer

You will be responsible for machine controls design and documentation on a variety of custom projects.  Each design must be managed to achieve a satisfactory balance of three parameters; performance, schedule, and cost.

Required skills

  • Receive/Review project and product design requirements from Project Engineering.
  • Complete concept design and submit for review.
  • Complete detail design and submit for approval and release:
    • Bill of Materials
    • Schematic Drawings
    • Design calculations
  • Complete Project/Product documentation and submit for approval.
  • Ability to write software for PLCs, CNCs and peripherals.
  • Ability to program industrial robots for machine integration (FANUC, ABB, and MotoMan).
  • Demonstrate integrity in all working relationships.
  • Communicate and cooperate with all other departments in the organization.

Desired skills

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering (or equivalent)
  • 5 years Control System Design experience
  • 5 years AutoCAD Electrical experience
  • Good electrical aptitude and familiarity with machine controls design
  • Ability to apply electrical engineering standards and techniques
  • Strong communication skills
  • Knowledge of pneumatics
  • Willingness to travel on a limited basis as required

Progressive offers a competitive compensation and benefits package and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

Qualified applicants are encouraged to email a completed job application (click to download application), their resume and cover letter, to hr@progressivesurface.com

Reference job: Controls Design Engineer


Field service technician

You will be responsible to perform technical customer service activities for the company including service and support on machines sold on the company assembly floor and at the customer’s plant. This position requires 90% domestic and/or international travel requiring a current passport or ability to obtain one. Due to government contracts, satisfactory results from a felony background check and hair drug test are essential.

Essential duties and responsibilities

  • Checking all machine electronic, pneumatic, and mechanical systems and components prior to machine shipment
  • Verifying alignment of all mechanical components (e.g., robots, tables and fixtures) according to required specifications using laser equipment where required
  • Training customer personnel in machine operation and maintenance
  • Communications with customer both verbally and/or in writing
  • Supervision of contractors and riggers for turnkey installation of machines at the customer’s site

Required skills

  • Experience with programmable machine controls
  • CNC controls—Allen Bradley, Fanuc, Siemens
  • PLC and SLC controls
  • Articulated Robot control—ABB, Fanuc
  • Strong mechanical aptitude
  • Electrical troubleshooting skills
  • Associates degree from college or technical school
  • Five years related experience and/or training, strong communication skills
  • Valid U.S. driver’s license
  • Ability to travel 90% domestic and/or international

 

Qualified applicants are encouraged to email a completed job application (click to download application), their resume and cover letter, to hr@progressivesurface.com

Reference job: Field service technician


Progressive Surface is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any applicant on the basis of any characteristic that is protected by state or federal law.