HW Machine Tools

CNC Machine Tool Application Engineer


HW Machine Tools was formed in 1989 and are sole agent for Yamazaki Mazak Machine tools

in both Southern and Northern Ireland.

Yamazaki Mazak is the leading CNC machine tool manufacturer in the world. They provide

innovative metal-cutting technology for the medical, aerospace, automotive, electronics, and

construction industries throughout the world including Ireland.

HW Machine Tools have offices in Dublin Belfast and Cork, and with highly

trained application and service engineers located throughout the country, we provide a first class

service to our customers, this combined with 100% co-operation from Yamazaki Mazak is the key

to our company’s success.

Our continued growth requires us to seek out bright and qualified individuals who want to join us

in maintaining our number-one position while working on some of the most sophisticated

machines produced.

We are now seeking an Applications engineers based in Cork.

Basic Qualifications:

We are currently seeking CNC Machine Tool application Engineers who will provide

technical support for our sales department, deliver machine demonstrations, and

perform training, programming and set-up of machines. Using their experience and

knowledge of both manufacturing and Mazak machine models.

Excellent interpersonal, problem solving and organizational skills combined with

knowledge of manufacturing concepts including a wide range of metalworking tools.

Superior written and spoken communication skills with an enthusiastic, cooperative “can

do” attitude are required.

Candidate will interface with the customer in regards to the ROI of a machine purchase

based on labor costs and overhead, or be called on to make a proper machine

recommendation based on a shop evaluation. Will interface with the shop engineers in

regards to part cycle time estimations and throughput analysis. Then, put those

estimations into motion by programming and implementing these processes on various

Mazak machine models. Will interface with the shop programmer to train him/her in the

proper Mazak programming format, or on any new manufacturing procedures and

concepts Mazak has adopted. Will interface with the machine operators to train him/her

in the proper operational methods of all Mazak machine tool models. Will also interface

with the sales department to conduct sales seminars, attend trade shows, and create

presentations that detail a manufacturing part process.

Candidates should have machining, general computer, engineering and cad/cam skills.

Unigraphics and Mastercam proficiency is a plus. Must have 2-5 axis programming

skills, along with a variety of product experience. A Degree in an Engineering Discipline

is required. 3-5 years of experience in a mechanical or machine tool related field is



HW Machine Tools offers competitive salary, comprehensive benefits packages.

We are an equal opportunities employer.

If you wish to be considered for this position, please submit a cover letter and your CV to:

Richard Hayes

Email address: richard@hwmachine.ie