• CNC Machinist

    Job Description: Fabricate precision parts from metal, plastic, etc. using machine tools such as lathes, milling machines, drill press, etc. Use precision measuring tools and various hand tools. Responsible for performing 1st piece inspections on machined parts.


    • - Select the appropriate tools, machines, and materials to be used in preparation of machinery work.

    • - Check work pieces to ensure that they are properly lubricated and cooled.

    • - Maintain industrial machines, applying knowledge of mechanics, shop mathematics, metal properties, layout, and machining procedures.

    • - Align and secure holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, or materials onto machines.

    • - Confer with programmers in order to check and ensure that new programs or machinery will function properly, and that output will meet specifications.

    • - Perform other duties as assigned by team leaders and managers.

    • - Calculate dimensions or tolerances, using instruments such as micrometers or vernier calipers.

    • - Measure, examine, or test completed units to check for defects and ensure conformance to specifications, using precision instruments, such as micrometers.

    • - Monitor the feed and speed of machines during the machining process.

    • - Diagnose machine tool malfunctions to determine need for adjustments or repairs.

    • - Maintain a clean and neat work area.

    Please send resume to jobs@pva.net

  • Controls Engineer

    Job Description: As Controls Engineer, you will be responsible for the design of control systems for a variety of automated machinery including dispensing robots, curing ovens, conveyor systems, and pumps. The position is a mix of design, project management, as well as machine startup and debug. A successful candidate will be able to multitask and handle several projects in a fast-paced manufacturing environment. 

    Job Duties

    • - Design and draw control systems for automated manufacturing equipment

    • - Layout and draw electrical enclosures with ease of manufacturing in mind

    • - Ensure that designs are regulatory compliant

    • - Support production, as needed, throughout the manufacturing process

    • - Support field service engineers as necessary


    Skills Required

    • - Servo motors, motion controls and drives

    • - Electrical panel design, AC power distribution, DC control, encoders, analog and digital I/O

    • - Familiarity with NEC, NFPA 79, UL, CSA and CE required

    • - Previous factory automation and/or robotics experience preferred

    • - Applicant should have experience with machine design utilizing PLCs, PC based machine controls and HMIs

    • - Extensive PLC programming experience not required, however some experience would be beneficial

    • - A solid understanding of multi axis coordinated motion

    • - A solid understanding of the use of process controllers


    Please send resumes to jobs@pva.net