Consolidated Precision Products (CPP) has an immediate need for a Methoding/Process Engineer for Wollaston Alloys Inc. in Braintree, MA, to join our team. Wollaston Alloys is a stainless steel and high alloy sand casting foundry that manufactures castings for the military and power generation industries.

The Methoding/Process Engineer is part of the team responsible for providing a smooth transition of new products from design to production readiness.

  • Develop robust gating designs and processes to manufacture sand mold castings
  • Support new product development and improvement of existing products
  • Work closely with Engineering Supervisor to incorporate design changes that will increase manufacturability and reduce scrap
  • Create complete models of part gating/rigging for use in simulation and pattern creation
  • Run new designs through casting simulation software (MAGMASOFT) to verify effectivity
  • Participate in Material Review Board meetings to identify defect root causes and implement appropriate corrective actions
  • Work with Engineering Supervisor to manage the engineering sample program, including inspecting castings and providing updates to production control.

  • Work with the team to develop cost-effective tooling (outsourced), dimensional, and other processes required to produce and control the metallurgical and NDT integrity of the product, assuring it satisfies customer requirements using tools that test the strength and capabilities of the process both metallurgically and dimensionally.
  • Manage projects using process and templates to qualify parts that are manufacture friendly and meet process expectations relative to cost within original committed time frames.
  • Develop and manage BOMs and assure accurate standard costs.
  • Establish and maintain effective communication with multidiscipline teams.
  • Keep milestone updates and obtain agreements from internal and external customers.
  • Work across multiple departments and with multiple disciplines during the development process.
  • Participate in troubleshooting production processes related to Engineering.
  • Create work instructions for production processes.
  • Maintain documentation of work procedures and processes.
  • Work with shop floor personnel to provide an understanding of work instructions.
  • Enforce safety standards.
  • Routinely audit production lots for adherence to established techniques and to ensure the repeatability of the results.
  • Maintain a positive work atmosphere with respect and communicate professionally.
  • Meet development commitments concerning established cost and time frames.
  • Maintain scrap level at or below industry standards.
  • Develop efficient processes that meet quoted cost targets and quality requirements.
  • Maintain safety standards for operations.

  • Education: Associates degree in Engineering or related field required
  • Experience: 1-3 years experience in a sand-casting foundry
  • Other Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: Attention to detail, ability to communicate at all levels of the organization, working knowledge of MS Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, Excel), ability to work with others through complex situations
  • Proficient in CAD (SolidWorks preferred)
  • Experience with MAGMASOFT or similar casting simulation software is a plus

Wollaston Alloys Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Consolidated Precision Products (CPP), an industry-leading manufacturer of highly engineered components and sub-assemblies, supplying the commercial, military and industrial markets with small-to-large “function critical” products. CPP provides its customers with a “total solution” source, taking them from concept to finished product with one of the broadest and most diverse product offerings in the industry. More information about our company can be found at:

CPP offers its employees a competitive compensation package which includes medical/dental/vision, 401(k), vacation, personal time, paid holidays, and life insurance.

Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the US on a permanent and consistent basis without company sponsorship now and in the future.

This position requires the use of information or access to hardware that is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.

It is the policy of CPP Corporation to cooperate to the fullest extent with the applicable regulations of the Civil Rights Act and any legislation on Equal Employment Opportunity. CPP Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer that recruits, hires, trains, and promotes employees in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, disability, veteran's status, or other legally protected status.

This is a non-management position
This is a full time position

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