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Field Service Technician - Machine Tools - IL #2716

Ray Miller Staffing Associates
Rockford, Illinois, United States
January 29, 2017

Position Title Field Service Technician - Machine Tools - IL #2716

Relocation Yes

Location Rockford IL

We are looking for someone with field service experience in the machine tool industry, specifically with large milling machines.


Performs and oversees the installation or replacement of equipment and control.


* Troubleshooting of wiring and electrical systems

* Availability to travel domestic and international at least up to 75% of the time (mandatory)

* Troubleshooting of fluid and electrical servo activated systems

* Level and alignment of CNC machines

* Troubleshooting and repair of mechanical components such as spindle units, gearboxes, and other mechanical machine components

* Mechanical troubleshooting of closed and open loop axes control

* CNC geometry and positioning axis compensation

* Train hands on Junior Service Engineers

* Advises management regarding customer satisfaction, product performance, and suggestions for product improvement

* Ability to align and use positioning, straightness and geometry measuring lasers

* 5 axis Traori set up

* Automatic tool changer and tool management trouble shooting and setup

* Acceptance test with customers

* Maintenance training for customers


* Able to meet customer needs in difficult and demanding situations

* Comfortable with international travel to remote locations

* Strong verbal and written communication skills

* Ability to work with personal computers, various software applications, read engineering blueprints, and use hand tools


* 4-8 years of experience in the Machine Tool Field

* Good understanding of electrical and mechanical principles


* High School diploma required

* Technical degree preferred

Computer Skills

* MS Office tools

Bottom line requirements we need notes on with candidate submittal:

1. Technical Degree preferred.

2. 4+ years of field service experience in the machine tool industry.

3. Experience with large milling machines.

4. Salary expectations.