Metal Additive Technician

Full Time 22 days ago
Hartland, WI


Midwest Composite Technologies (MCT) is a pioneer of customer focused manufacturing. More Fortune 500 companies are turning to MCT for their new product development prototypes and on-demand production needs than any other company. For nearly 40 years, our team of engineering experts has been partnering with leading OEM’s to provide the latest in additive and traditional manufacturing solutions with an unrelenting focus on making our customers successful. MCT is headquartered outside of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and serves a diverse client base from a 120,000 square foot facility.


Metal Additive Technician I Position Summary:

The Metal Additive Technician– Metal (Direct Metal Laser Sintering) is responsible for producing 3D printed objects on a host of industry leading additive manufacture machines. Focus of the job duties include operating 3D printers and preparing the models once they have been built. This includes, but is not limited to, removing support material, inspecting parts for build defects and abnormalities, preparing necessary paperwork, and inspecting order for accuracy, and ensuring orders are moved on in a timely fashioned to achieve required deadlines.

Metal Additive Technician Key Responsibilities:

  • Operate and maintain metal 3D printing machinery
  • Remove Support structures from printed parts using hand and pneumatic tools
  • Communicate order details and non-conformances to department supervisor / lead
  • Maintaining a clean work environment
  • Ability to follow a schedule based on order ship dates


Metal Additive Technician Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Motivation, high-energy, and drive to learn
  • Familiarity with Additive Manufacturing technologies is desired (not required)
  • Excellent time management skills and ability to multitask and prioritize work
  • Working knowledge of pneumatic and hand tools
  • Computer literacy is desired
  • Adept at learning new technology and new systems
  • Flexible and able to excel in a demanding, fast-paced environment
  • Attention to detail and problem-solving skills
  • Proficient written and verbal communication skills
  • A continuous improvement mindset
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