Materials Sciences LLC

Materials Sciences LLC has provided engineering services to the composites industry since 1970. During this time, we have participated in numerous programs that demonstrate our ability to: perform advanced composite design, analysis and testing; provide overall program management; work in a team environment; and transition new product development to the military and commercial sectors. MSC's corporate mission has expanded beyond basic research and development now to include transitioning its proprietary technologies from the research lab into innovative new products. This commitment is demonstrated through increased staffing and a more than 3-fold expansion of facilities to allow in-house manufacturing and testing of advanced composite materials and structures.

Jun 20, 2019
Position: Lamination Technician Location:  Greenville , SC Job Description:  Materials Sciences LLC (MSC) is looking to fill a position for a Composite Lamination Technician. The role of Lamination Technician is vital to the growth of Materials Sciences LLC.  This role manufactures products utilizing pre-preg lamination, wet lamination and resin infusion. A lamination tech typically works in a production environment that necessitates that usage of protective gear such as goggles and steel-toed boots. Furthermore, while it is desired for employees in this role to work independently with minimal supervision, they must also communicate effectively with other technicians to complete production objectives in a timely manner.  Organizational skills and attention to detail are essential for this role as the final manufactured components are typically high performance and require extreme precision. Lamination technicians will ultimately be responsible for reporting their progress to a composite supervisor. Technicians must be able to stand on their feet for several hours at a time and lift heavy objects up to 50 lbs. A high school diploma is a minimum requirement for this position, and prior experience in manufacturing or a related field is highly beneficial. Industry certifications are also helpful.   Responsibilities May Include: Working under minimal supervision Performs a variety of tasks, which require knowledge of lamination techniques, materials, tools and equipment. Reads/Interprets and follows Manufacturing and Inspection Procedures (MIPs) and Work Orders. Preparing mold or tool surface properly with release film, wax and other part release products Using pre-preg lamination techniques, cuts cloth and lays up products of varying tolerances. Prepares products for vacuum bagging (pre-preg) and resin infusion. Handles, applies, stores and disposes of composite materials, adhesives, sealants, resins and solvents per OSHA regulation. Supports and exhibits the focus of zero defects as well as “right-the-first-time” approach. Inspects finished products for conformance to specifications. Completes of all required documentation. Inspecting laminate surfaces for defects, imperfections, foreign material (FOD) or other non-conformance, and correcting as necessary Complies with established safety directives. Maintains a clean work area Complies with established QMS procedures. Sand/trim composite materials (fiberglass, carbon, Kevlar) to proper dimensions based on MIPs, Work Orders and drawings Understanding basic math to calculate, weigh, mix and catalyze resin Lift up to 50 lbs Other duties as required   Working Conditions: May be requested to work extended hours or weekends. May be exposed to noise and hazardous chemicals.   Required Qualifications: High School diploma United States Citizen Understanding of basic tools     Benefits offered: 401(K) Medical PPO and HSA health plans Employee life insurance How to Apply: Please send resume to hr@materials-sciences.com
Materials Sciences LLC Greenville, SC, USA Full-Time
Jun 20, 2019
Position: CNC Technician (Full-Time with Benefits) Location:  Horsham, PA Job Description:  Materials Sciences LLC (MSC) is looking to fill a position for a CNC Technician (Programmer/Operator). The technician will be responsible for taking provided computer solid model geometry and generating a plan for machining operations to generate the desired part.  The technician will need to be proficient at reviewing CAD data and program manager’s communicated inputs to select and procure raw materials and tooling needed to perform successful operations.  These selections of material and tooling will then be utilized in the CAM generation of G-Code then utilized on CNC equipment. The technician will also be responsible for the handling and loading of designated material into CNC machining equipment, monitoring of the machining operation, and the unloading of materials from CNC equipment.  CNC equipment will include milling, turning, waterjet, and additional specialized computer-controlled equipment.  Each operator must also perform routine maintenance on the equipment they are operating and also assist with equipment troubleshooting and major maintenance. Required Skills: Ability to lift 45 pounds Knowledge of 3 axis milling operations Knowledge of 5 axis milling operations Knowledge of turning operations Knowledge of CNC functional operation Familiarity with waterjet operations Experience with routine equipment maintenance Familiarity with diagnosing problems with typical equipment errors encountered at run time Basic knowledge of SolidWorks with 2+ years of experience Knowledge of MasterCAM or comparable CAM programming package Familiarity with 5-axis CNC programming methods and related CAM software Experience performing tool path simulation and interpretation of results Knowledge of CNC functional operation Experience diagnosing G-Code errors on common CNC equipment Experience with routine equipment maintenance   Benefits offered: 401(K) M edical PPO and HSA health plans Employee life insurance   How to Apply: Please send resume to hr@materials-sciences.com Position: CNC Technician (Full-Time with Benefits) Location:  Horsham, PA Job Description:  Materials Sciences LLC (MSC) is looking to fill a position for a CNC Technician (Programmer/Operator). The technician will be responsible for taking provided computer solid model geometry and generating a plan for machining operations to generate the desired part.  The technician will need to be proficient at reviewing CAD data and program manager’s communicated inputs to select and procure raw materials and tooling needed to perform successful operations.  These selections of material and tooling will then be utilized in the CAM generation of G-Code then utilized on CNC equipment. The technician will also be responsible for the handling and loading of designated material into CNC machining equipment, monitoring of the machining operation, and the unloading of materials from CNC equipment.  CNC equipment will include milling, turning, waterjet, and additional specialized computer-controlled equipment.  Each operator must also perform routine maintenance on the equipment they are operating and also assist with equipment troubleshooting and major maintenance. Required Skills: Ability to lift 45 pounds Knowledge of 3 axis milling operations Knowledge of 5 axis milling operations Knowledge of turning operations Knowledge of CNC functional operation Familiarity with waterjet operations Experience with routine equipment maintenance Familiarity with diagnosing problems with typical equipment errors encountered at run time Basic knowledge of SolidWorks with 2+ years of experience Knowledge of MasterCAM or comparable CAM programming package Familiarity with 5-axis CNC programming methods and related CAM software Experience performing tool path simulation and interpretation of results Knowledge of CNC functional operation Experience diagnosing G-Code errors on common CNC equipment Experience with routine equipment maintenance   Benefits offered: 401(K) M edical PPO and HSA health plans Employee life insurance   How to Apply: Please send resume to hr@materials-sciences.com
Materials Sciences LLC Greenville, SC, USA Full-Time