Coaxial Components Corp, the parent company of industry leading RF component manufacturer Coaxicom, has named Joel Smith as its new Florida Manufacturing Manager. In this role, he will lead the manufacturing and quality control teams at its US manufacturing headquarters. This appointment is the first step in the company’s expansion which will include the acquisition of additional industrial equipment and expanded plant facilities.
Prior to his appointment, Smith’s experience included engagements with Paradigm Precision, 3D Medical Manufacturing, and Biomet/3i-Implant Innovations in South Florida. His has achieved a wide range of professional certifications from the Manufacturing Skill Standards Council (MSSC) including Production Processes, Quality Control, Maintenance Awareness, Safety Awareness, OSH Safety, Blueprint Reading, Calibration and Measurements, and the Hands-On Fabrication Lab.
In his new role at Coaxicom, Smith will be responsible for the continuing the company’s LEAN Manufacturing process. He will also oversee machine shop operations, process control, equipment procurement. Smith will ultimately be responsible for maintaining the company’s globally recognized precision quality standard. Coaxicom is an ITAR compliant manufacturing facility and has also achieved ISO9001:2105 and AS9100:2016 certifications.
“We are very fortunate to have Joel joining our Operations Team,” says Julian Andrews, Director of Manufacturing. “His extensive background in medical manufacturing and CNC machining is a perfect fit for our growing facilities. He has played a critical role in our equipment procurement decisions as we expand to meet the growing demand for high-quality American made product.”
Coaxial Components Corp is a certified woman-owned small business specializing in RF microwave components for the military, aerospace, transportation, communication, quantum computing, defense and space industries. In addition to the Coaxicom line, CCC is the exclusive resource for Microwave Distributors Company, MIDISCO and Dal-Tech Devices components. Coaxicom prides itself on meeting its customer needs with some of the shortest turnaround times for custom manufacturing in the industry. For more information on the company’s vast inventory or custom manufacturing abilities, contact (772) 287-5000 Coaxicom.com for distributor information and product specifications.