News - Aztalan Engineering

Job Opening: Quality Engineer

Position: Quality Engineer

Hours: First Shift (Monday – Friday)  7:30am – 3:30pm

Location: Lake Mills, WI

  • This position provides Quality Engineering support for new or revised parts and/or processes; supports Quality department initiatives and tasks; assists with maintaining the Quality Management System; assists with problem solving and continual improvement activities.

Wage Range: $50,000/year – $55,000/year depending on skill level and experience. (Exempt Position)

 Our Key Requirements

  • Provide Quality Engineering support during the introduction of new or revised parts and/or processes
  • Monitor product quality, identify sources of quality problems, and facilitate corrective action solutions
  • Plan, implement, and coordinate studies for quality process improvements and cost reductions utilizing appropriate statistical methods/quality tools
  • Create and maintain manufacturing and inspection work instructions
  • Support Inspection personnel and processes
  • Support machinists and shop floor personnel
  • Work with machinists to prove out new parts and/or prototypes
  • Participate in New Part Meetings
  • Other duties as assigned




Job Opening: CNC Machinists

Position: CNC Machinist

Hours: Second Shift

Location: Lake Mills, WI

This position is responsible for inspection, and production of precision machined parts on various CNC lathes and milling machines.

Wage Range: Depends on skill level and experience.

Our Key Requirements

  • Ability to read, interpret, and edit machine code – Preferred
  • CNC Machining experience
  • Capable of calculating and adjusting tool speeds & feeds to match machining conditions
  • Knowledge of cutting tools, their application, and various grades and designations
  • Knowledge of and ability to use tradition inspection tools to verify part dimensions
  • Ability to use CMMs, surface measuring equipment, and optical inspection equipment to verify part dimensions’
  • Ability to read and accurately interpret part prints and Geometric Tolerancing
  • Ability to make recommendations for process improvement
  • Solid problem solving skills
  • Ability to use standard shop math and trigonometric functions
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to maintain a clean and organized work area
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Duties will change as dictated by product demand and customer specifications.  Other duties may be assigned.



Medical Machining: Processes and Equipment

Medical machining creates the tools used in hospitals, doctors’ offices, and other medical centers. Groups researching and designing medical implants for new procedures will contact milling factories, to order prototypes. CNC machining mills are used to produce many types of equipment. Cannulas, implants, and IVs are all created at these mills, in large quantities.




Medical Device Contract Manufacturers – Capabilities and Technology Utilized

At Aztalan Engineering, we provide a range of precision machining services, from prototyping through production. For more than 30 years, we have been proudly delivering top quality, innovative products to the medical, defense, energy, and aerospace markets. If you operate in any of these fields, you understand the value of high quality, durable tools to help you save lives and make a difference. In the operating room, you have no choice but to trust the tools you’ve been given. Trust the most reliable medical device contract manufacturers in the business when life is hanging in the balance.


Medical Device Prototyping to Ensure the Accuracy of Life-Saving Devices

Medical device prototyping is a process that is crucial to medical device development and helps to ensure quality and proper function of a design before the device is used in its final application. At Aztalan Engineering, we take medical device machining very seriously, so prototyping is an important part of our process.