Have you considered using our job search? Click here to search our current jobs.

Have you considered using our job search? Click here to search our current jobs.

Engineering Model Maker

Summary

Salary
Competitive
Team
Research Engineering
Location
Johor Bahru - Malaysia

Description

SEA Prototyping Team, major activities are producing prototypes with the latest rapid prototyping technology This Engineering Model Maker role is responsible to make 3D scale models or mock-ups, new product design with good finishing effects for display and technical concepts study, engineering cutaway, or make complicated technical ideas for easier to understand.

Accountabilities

• You are responsible to hands-on in performing cut, shape, and form plastic, metal parts or industrial clay, using milling, lathes, power saws, snips and shears, files, and mallets.

• You can sets up as well as operates variety of machines (Conventional milling/lathe machines) to fabricate prototypes, patterns, parts, and also models for mechanical parts, devices, or equipment, like jigs & fixtures, part cutaway, mock-up model, according to engineering drawing specifications.

• You can studies drawings plus sketches of proposed prototypes or mock-up & confer with engineering personnel to plan design details model operation and to determine material dimensions, required equipment, and operations sequences.

• You are qualified to sprays surfaces of machines, manufactured products, or working area with protective or decorative material, such as paint, enamel, glaze, gel-coat, or lacquer, using spray gun, according to knowledge of painting technique.

• You are equipped with capability to clean grease and dirt from product, using materials, such as lacquer thinner, turpentine, soap, and water.

• You are equipped with skills to apply masking tape over parts and areas that are not to be coated.

• You are equipped with skills to fill cavities and dents with putty, hands-on with sanding technique to attain smooth surface.

• You are qualified to select and mixes coating liquid to produce desired colour, according to specifications, using paddle or mechanical mixer.

• You can rework, modify or alter component model or parts as required to ensure the qualities of works are in good condition and within required specification.

• You will support the Vacuum Casting operation, thorough understanding of the:-

I. Polyurethane casting process and the equipment to use.

II. Principles of Silicone Mold design and fabrication.

• You need to ensure the qualities of work are in good condition and within required specification.

• Work with minimum supervision and report status to line manager.

• Communicate effectively to all level within organization

• Carry out the machines preventive maintenance schedule / plan

• Carry out the schedule waste procedures.

• You are responsible for safety & health matters and safe operation of rapid prototyping machines in workshop, housekeeping & 5S.

• Arrange delivery, receive, pack, unpack and check all prototyping samples.

Skills

•        Candidate must possess at least a  degree in Industrial Design, or Mechanical Engineering

•        Must have 2 - 4 years of experience in model making or prototyping industries

•        Understanding of Polyurethane material, mix ratios and pigments

•        Portfolio and examples of models are required during interview process.

•    Knowledge and experience in 3D CADCAM, understanding mechanical drawings and measuring technique of engineering parameters will be an added advantage.

•        Knowledge of prototyping techniques and rapid prototyping

•        Understanding plastic / metal part design and process.

•        Understanding assembly/manufacturing processes related to domestic appliances.

•        Competent  in basic Microsoft Office. 

•        Aptitude for trouble shooting and problem solving.

•      Able to cope with the physical demands of the job. The ability to work safely around chemicals and equipment.

•        No allergies related to paints, solvents or dust.

•        Normal colour vision and good eye coordination to perform details work. 

•       Good verbal and written communication skills in English

Benefits

Dyson Malaysia monitors the market to ensure competitive salaries, bonuses and pension contributions. Beyond that, you’ll enjoy generous leave, a transport allowance and medical care and insurance. But financial benefits are just the start of a Dyson career. Rapid professional growth, leadership development and new opportunities abound, driven by regular reviews and dynamic workshops. And with a vibrant culture, the latest devices and a relaxed dress code reflecting our engineering spirit, it’s an exciting team environment geared to fuelling and realizing ambition.


*We only consider experienced candidate for this position. Fresh Graduates please refer to our Graduate Program*