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Prototype Machinist - Ryan Lab

MSA, The Safety Company
Cranberry, PA 16066
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MSA, The Safety Company

Prototype Machinist - Ryan Lab

US-PA-Cranberry Twp

Requisition ID: 2021-4764
Type: Full-Time
# of Openings: 1
Category: Engineering


For more than 100 years, our passionate mission of safety empowers us to protect lives.

MSA Safety is a global leader in the development of safety equipment and pioneering technology that helps protect people and facility infrastructures around the world. We are committed to providing the latest in innovative, best-in class safety solutions that feature integrated systems capability and allow our customers to return safely to their families and friends. Every day our customers place their lives in our hands. In response, we provide them with protection they can trust. It is gratifying to lead the way as a source of inspiration. Would you like to join our team of more than 5,000 employees world-wide dedicated to this purpose? We hope so.


  • Programming, setting-up, and operating conventional and Computer Numerical Control (CNC) machines to manufacture prototype molds, tooling, fixtures, and parts that require close tolerances
  • Assembling and fabricating fixtures, assemblies, and prototype product using hand and power tools

  • Working closely with Research & Development (R&D) Engineers to provide input in developing new product designs into working prototype

  • Provides input into product modification with respect to component fabrication

  • Responsible for cost containment and waste elimination

  • Ordering parts and maintain stock levels

  • Schedule and prioritize jobs, maintains relevant paperwork; gets equipment fixed and maintained


Special Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:

  • Proficiency in the use of the following equipment and tools:
    • Conventional Mill (Bridgeport)
    • Engine Lathe
    • Bandsaw
    • Drill Press
    • Surface Grinder
    • Cut-off saw
    • Brake & Shear
  • Working knowledge of metals, plastics, and elastomers required
  • Working knowledge of tooling, steels, and heat treating
  • Ability to understand and work in both metric and standard units of measure
  • Ability to read and work to engineering drawings

Experiece and Education Required:

  • Proficient knowledge in programming and operation of CNC Equipment (Mills / Lathes) with minimum of 5 years of experience (Proficient meaning they can set up, write and run CNC programs and also run CNC equipment)
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 2 year degree from technical school in related field or equivalent certification

MSA is committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity and to providing a workplace that is free from unlawful discrimination. As such, it is MSA's policy not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of the person's age, color, creed, disability, ethnicity, race, religion, gender, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, veteran's status, genetic information, political affiliation, disabling condition, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. MSA also makes reasonable accommodations for individuals with disabilities who are otherwise qualified to perform a job unless such accommodations would impose an undue hardship.

If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation to assist you in navigating this career site, let us know.Contact Us MSA is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities/Females/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veterans.


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Posted: 2021-06-03 Expires: 2021-07-05

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