Manufacturing Engineering Technician in Raleigh, NC at Wakefield Thermal Solutions

Date Posted: 6/20/2022

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Raleigh, NC
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Job Description

Wakefield Thermal is part of The Heico Companies, and in aggregate, Heico’s businesses generate more than $2 billion in revenues. Wakefield Thermal is a global leader in innovative thermal management solutions for a diverse range of markets. Building on over four decades of leadership and experience, Wakefield Thermal designs, manufactures and sells thermal management products that remove excess heat generated by electronic components. These products include heat sinks, extrusions, bonded fin assemblies, custom panels and enclosures, liquid cold plates, precision compression clamp systems, and accessory products.


  • Assists sales in generating quotes. Reviews quotes and quoting feedback with CNC programmers to ensure continuous growth in quoting process and accuracy.
  • Works with engineering and programming teams to develop and implement advanced machining methods.
  • Works with engineering team on technical issues, process improvements, and production support.
  • Supports production with laser support, fixture implementation, deburr practices, and various assembly methods (Soldering, epoxy, etc.).
  • Gathers costs for off the shelf items and assembly times.
  • Gathers raw material costs from outside vendors.
  • Organizes and creates documentation necessary for new applications, including BOM, job instructions and job routes.
  • Participates in the new product introduction review process to ensure manufacturing and quality process utilized meet customer expectations.
  • Interprets customer specifications/blueprints associated with new and existing applications.


  • Associate degree in an engineering discipline preferred.
  • A positive, go-getter attitude; willingness to be on the shop floor and work with key engineering and manufacturing leaders on design, process, and engineering projects.
  • Good listening skills.
  • Technical skills include MS Office 365, Solidworks, and a good understanding of CAD/CAM and how it is used for manufacturing.
  • Excellent communication skills, with a customer-centric attitude and demeanor.
  • Proven ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Hands-on and assist/support shop floor when needed.