DeWys Manufacturing Inc., a West – Michigan based metal solutions company, is pleased to announce the promotion of Alex Middleton as our newest Product Development Engineer! In his new role, Alex will be instrumental in benefiting our customers through redesign for manufacturability and cost reduction, supporting manufacturing through process and product improvements, and reviewing customer prints. Furthermore, he will be developing and creating internal manufacturing packages for a wide variety of customer products.
Alex has been working with metal since he was 12 years old, starting in his dad’s sheet metal shop. He learned at a young age that he enjoyed the atmosphere and working hands on. He has been a valued team member at DeWys Manufacturing since 2002 starting as a CNC programmer. This role provided knowledge and experiences with processes and procedures that will help him to excel in his new engineering role.
Along with his engineering career, Alex is a paid-on call Firefighter/EMT and in his free time loves to work in his shop at home where he enjoys making knives. With his passion and experience in the manufacturing industry, Alex will be an asset for the company’s customers as well as the engineering department.