Careers in additive manufacturing

Be part of the additive manufacturing revolution.

3T-am is at the forefront of laser-based additive manufacturing. We are a production partner for various different customers over a diverse range of industries including Aerospace, Automotive, Motorsport and Medical.

Vacancies at 3T-am
 

3T-am is a strong and motivated team of like-minded, professional people who are proud of the success that has been achieved to date. The company will continue to grow significantly over the next 5-10 years and we are committed to ensuring we continue to be the best in the industry, offering the highest level of customer service. An innovative company with modern facilities, an excellent benefits package and an active social committee who organise regular events and activities.

View our current vacancies here.

 

 

Graduate Engineers Programme
 

3T-am is constantly looking for the next generation of talent to join our great team of Engineers. The two-year Graduate Programme will immerse you in R&D, Applications Engineering and Technical Sales/Quality Management. You will work in many different areas of the business and tasks will include project management, designing support strategies, process control, problem-solving and analysis, metallographic preparation and finite element analysis. The future of the role after the two years would be integrating into one of the key departments of the business.

 

Apprenticeship Programme
 

3T-am’s Engineering Apprenticeships give you the opportunity to learn a wide range of engineering skills and processes while under the instruction of skilled technical staff, prior to specialising in one area with ongoing employment and career development prospects.

Training will incorporate but not be limited to hand fitting/finishing, quality inspection, manual machining, CNC multi axis machining, modelling, additive manufacturing set-up and CAD design for AM optimisation. There’s the potential for formal training up to degree level if agreed by employee and employer. The apprenticeship programme is a key valued part of the 3T-am growth plan.

 

If you would like to apply for any role within 3T-am, please send your CV and covering letter to [email protected]

 

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Current Vacancies:


 

Application Engineering Manager

The successful candidate will join 3T to contribute towards achieving the goal of being the global first choice production supplier. Manage the Applications Engineering (AE) team, the additive manufacturing process and shift staff to ensure best possible utilisation of skills, materials, capacity and technologies in line with the key business strategies. Support customer development projects and maintain a strong working relationship with the production engineering and Lab manager positions. 

Main Duties:

  • Manage the Applications Engineering (AE) team and AM process to ensure best possible utilisation of skillsm materials, capacity and technologies in line with the key business strategies
  • Responsible for managing and facilitating training for internal process control technicians, with support from the shift team leaders
  • Own PFMEA for AM CAD and printing process
  • Manage the applications team to ensure service levels are met for quote, build rep and machine readiness 
  • Delivering customer training for key accounts, managing internal resource accordingly
  • Responsible for day-to-day management of the traiing programmes at 3T and all input functions such as samples, creation of internal and external training materials
  • Be involved with but also manage key customer projects as and when required by commercial or operational teams
  • Visit customers to assist sales functions as and when required
  • Provide technical input into Quality Audits when required
  • Interface with industry partners to ensure best practices are ratified and implemented where possible
  • Working with production engineering; project manage any new AM machine installation and maintenance requirements - collaborating with R&D
  • Setting and managing development plans for application engineers
  • Manage powder stocks in line with forecast usage and good practice life management protocols

Experience and Qualifications:

  • 3D printing DMLS experience is essential
  • Ability to deliver technical training programs at the full range of competencies and experiences
  • Experience of DfAM good practice
  • Exposure to PFMEA thinking
  • Exposure to regulated industries and systems
  • Manufacturing experience broader than AM would be advantageous 
  • Exposure to complex machining 

If you are interested, please contact us at [email protected].

 

Quality Inspector

The successful candidate will join 3T to contribute towards operational excellence. The candidate will be given the opportunity to embrace continuous improvement culture to sustain the vision of being the global first choice production supplier.  This is a key role in the quality team with opportunity to be part of the operational excellence team. We are keen to recruit a professional with strong values, high work ethic, team-orientated and hard-working to join our company. For this role we require an excellent communicator to develop the quality support that we offer our internal customers and internal suppliers.

Main Duties:

  • Create standard and bespoke inspection report.
  • Experience and working knowledge of complex product inspection.
  • Programme (On-line and Off-line) and run CMM.
  • Check and validate CMM programmes.
  • Assist with control of calibrated items.
  • Support continuous improvement of inspection function.
  • Identify and report non-conformance.
  • Support root cause investigation related to product/ process and contribute towards corrective/preventative action.
  • Support Goods In, dispatch, product release, and stores activities.

Experience and Qualifications:

  • English, Maths, literacy to a good competence level.
  • Proficient in standard inspection equipment (e.g. length / height / bore / thread gauges).
  • Proficient in specialist inspection equipment (e.g. CMM, White Light Scanner, Hardness tester).
  • Total preventative maintenance of CMM / White Light Scanner.
  • Creating and compile First Article Inspection Reports, MSA, GR&R and SPC.
  • Materials testing competence (e.g. porosity, hardness, surface roughness).
  • Workshop skills for manufacture of jigs, go/no-go gauges.
  • Able to create engineering drawings from 3D CAD models
  • Experience with CMM programming Mitutoyo MCOSMOS with SP25 scanning module and Cat1000ps desirable.

If you are interested, please contact us at [email protected].