Thursday, September 16, 2010

Job Opportunity

FLSmidth is looking for Mechanical Engineers. Please contact Colin Heald for more information.

Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Satellite Meeting in Davis County

SolidWorks users please join us for our Davis County "Satellite" User Group meeting!

RSVP Required - NUSWUG Meeting details

When: Thursday, April 1st - 5:30pm to 8:00pm
Where: Davis Applied Technology College (DATC)
550 E 300 S, Kaysville, UT 84037 (MAP)
(East Side of Campus - Barlow Building Room 119)

Meeting Agenda

5:30 Food, Drinks, Socializing, Networking
5:55 Group Business, Announcements
6:00 Technical Presentations
• Surfacing - Matt Morgan, Sr. Applications Engineer | GoEngineer
• SolidWorks Tips n Tricks - Colin Heald | FLSmidth
7:45 Prize Drawings - iPod Nano (sponsored by GoEngineer)

This meeting is sponsored by DATC, GoEngineer, and SolidWorks.

Please RSVP to:

Chad Clarke OR Colin Heald

Wednesday, March 3, 2010

Another Job Announcement

Tooling Engineer

Model complex, lofted surfaces and parts.
Design tooling to manufacture, repair, and assemble parts.
Reverse engineer parts using a Faro arm and Verisurf software to fill in missing or incorrect data in drawing and loft. Also use Faro arm to verify models created in SolidWorks.
Adhere to quality assurance procedures and processes.
Document actions by completing logs.
Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities and reading technical publications.
Accomplish organization goals by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
Conceptual Skills, Process Improvement, Verbal Communication, Functional and Technical Skills, Controls and Instrumentation, Supply Management, Tooling, Coordination, Inventory Control, Attention to Detail, Judgment
• BS in Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering.
• Minimum of 2-3 years of full time experience with SolidWorks
• Experience with tool design, specifically tools used to create aerospace parts
• Experience in a manufacturing environment preferred
JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: To include but not limited to the following:
- Modeling of complex, lofted aerospace parts in SolidWorks
- Design tooling for manufacturing, repair, and assembly of parts.
- SolidWorks experience is required
- SolidWorks lofting, surfacing, and sheet metal experience preferred
- Degree in Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering
- Experience designing tools for Aerospace parts preferred
- Excellent drawing reading skills. Knowledge about GD&T
- Experience with tools for checking parts
Specifically Faro Arm preferred
- Experience with metal (steel, aluminum) machining preferred
- Knowledge of Lathe and Mills preferred

- Sheet Metal work experience
- Casting Tooling experience
- Aerospace experience
- Government contracts experience

- Self-Starter / Self-Motivated / Flexible
- Reliable and dependable
- Positive customer focused attitude
- Enjoys fast pace and rapidly changing environment
- Honest with good integrity
- Professional demeanor and respectful to people in all situations
- Flexible and willing to help others as needed
- Team player

Please contact Shelly Barlow for more info.

Job Announcement

Salt Lake City company looking for a SolidWorks Designer / Test Technician / Technical Writer for full time contract position, please send resume to

Friday, February 12, 2010

February Meeting

When: Thursday, Feb 25th - 5:30pm to 8:00pm
Where: FLSmidth Minerals - 2850 S Decker Lake Dr
Salt Lake City, UT 84119

Meeting Agenda
5:30 Food (Joe Morley's BAR-B-Q), Drinks, Socializing, Networking
5:55 Vendor Presentation - SolidMap (3 minute video)
6:00 Technical Presentations by local users
-Sheet Metal - Bryce Calvin (TeraFLex)
-Sketches and Design Intent - Colin Heald (FLSmidth)
-ePDM - Chad Clarke (Parvus) (time permitting)
7:45 Prize Drawings - SolidWorks Swag, Gift Cards, iPod Shuffle


Tuesday, December 8, 2009

Job Opportunities!

Anyone interested in part time modeling and detailing work, please contact me immediately. I have opportunities that can start today!

Tuesday, November 24, 2009

November 2009 Meeting

Thanks to all who participated in our November meeting. As usual it was a great event with great technical content and good food, fun and prizes.

Check out these pictures of the meeting:

Giant Party Subs!!

Steve Swensen of FFKR Architects gives a presentation on PhotoWorks/Animator

Tony Rands of Torion Technologies gives a presentation on Detail Engineering Drawings.

Rebecca Lorenc of Merit Medical gives a presentation on Title Blocks.