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Machine Maintenance Technician - Machine Tools - IL #3552

Absolute Opportunities
Rockford, Illinois, United States
May 26, 2017

Position Title Machine Maintenance Technician - Machine Tools - IL #3552

Relocation No

Location Rockford IL


Perform machine maintenance and repairs to shop machine tools and equipment.


* Performs machine repair tasks with a minimum amount of supervision.

* Troubleshoots and repairs complex hydraulic and pneumatic systems.

* Works from blueprints and manuals to perform required work.

* Identifies parts and/or components required to complete repairs.

* Installs new machines and relocates existing machines as required.

* Levels and aligns machinery using all necessary inspection equipment.

* Performs preventive and predictive maintenance to identify and recommend required work so repairs can be scheduled with minimal interruption to production.

* Accepts temporary assignments to other shifts as required.

* Works overtime as required including emergency call-ins.

* Keeps work areas clean and safe while watching for hazardous conditions.

* Assists other machine repairmen and maintenance crafts as required.

* Properly fills out Maintenance Work Requests to insure accurate records of work performed on all machinery.

* Assists with any other tasks as needed.


* Must be able to understand and apply all types of complex drawings including hydraulic and pneumatic schematics.

* Must have the ability to use all types of inspection equipment: micrometers, indicators, electronic levels, etc.

* Must be proficient with all types of hand tools and required power tools.

* Must be a team player.

* Must have excellent written, verbal, and listening communication skills.

* Must have CNC experience

* Must have Siemens, Allen Bradley, PLC logic Knowledge



* Five to ten years of experience in a similar field.


* High school education, GED, or equivalent. Work requires general education in order to prepare reports, perform calculations, keep records, and interact effectively with people.


* Basic understanding of electrical circuits and schematics is a plus.

Bottom line requirements we need notes on with candidate submittal:

1. High school education, GED, or equivalent.

2. 5+ years of experience in machine maintenance with machine tools or similar.

3. CNC experience.

4. Siemens, Allen Bradley, PLC logic knowledge.