Hunt Valve, a fluid power engineering company specializing in severe-duty valves and components, has hired Bill Korda to join its engineering support team as a drafter. Korda will use his engineering background and experience in machining and assembly to help the company develop more efficient and innovative products.
“At Hunt Valve, investing in our engineering staff has proven to be the key to maintaining a dominant position in the highly competitive military and industrial markets,” explained Brad Sterner, Hunt Valve’s president and CEO. “Our customers’ harsh-duty applications are highly demanding, and top engineering expertise is critical for ensuring that our solutions work properly even in the most extreme environments.”
Prior to joining Hunt Valve, Korda worked as an assembly supervisor. He holds an associate’s degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology from Kent State University and is completing coursework for his bachelor’s in Engineering Technology at Kent State.
Korda currently supports the Engineering, Inspection and Assembly Departments at Hunt Valve. He is involved in many facets of the company’s extensive documentation and traceability programs, including assembly layouts and 3-D modeling, inspection reports and designing test fixtures for the Assembly Department.