CNC Mechanical/Electrical Technician VI

locationWinston-Salem, NC, USA
PublishedPublished: 10/4/2023
Full Time
5 - 10 years of experience
Amentum is seeking a high-level CNC Machine Repair Technician to join our team in Winston Salem, NC.

Are you OEM trained? Tired of travel? Want to work in a year-round clean climate-controlled building? Want to live a few hours from the beach or the mountains? If any of these are a yes then we need to talk!!
  • Typical work schedule is Monday - Friday, 7:00 am - 3:30 pm; hours may vary based on business demand.
This CNC Mechanical Technician is responsible for acting as a subject matter expert in installing, troubleshooting, servicing, and documenting the electrical and controls needs of process/production CNC equipment in an industrial production environment.

Must have the ability to maintain, improve, and participate in troubleshooting for CNC Machines. Experience troubleshooting CNC Machine tools, including but not limited to Carnaghi, Pama, Okuma, Fanuc, Mori, Liebherr, Waco and Toyoda.

Works with instrumentation such as thermocouples and transducers, primary voltages up to and including 480v. Skilled in the replacement and repair of ball screws, spindle bearings, gear boxes and other related mechanical aspects of CNC machinery.

Provides instruction, mentors and trains less skilled technicians as needed. Effectively communicates with the site management team and the customer to understand requirements, solve complex electrical problems, and provide solutions to manufacturing problems.

The CNC Mechanical Technician VI must have the ability to identify and correct any safety-related issues and perform independent equipment evaluations to identify potential equipment failures. General Maintenance of equipment will also be required.

  • Works under the general direction of management, supervising complex technical work utilizing a wide variety of resources, including computers. Often responsible for all or part of a project.
  • Assists in the training of other technicians.
  • Diagnoses, troubleshoots, maintains, and repairs process/production CNC machines and equipment as well as related mechanical equipment, such as pallets, fixtures, and spindles. Calibrates instrumentation, equipment, and controls for optimum performance.
  • Finds solutions and helps with procurement of spare parts.
  • Identifies and documents cost savings.
  • Utilizes strong mechanical and electrical skills in order to complete assignments.
  • Performs preventive maintenance on process/production equipment as scheduled in the Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS).
  • Responds and provides service and feedback to the customer on all work orders while assuring compliance to codes, regulations and industry standards.
  • Recommends activities to improve maintenance methods and equipment performance.
  • Analyzes and resolves work problems, or assists workers in solving work problems
  • Understands company policies and enforces safety regulations.
  • Safely performs functions of the position including following proper safety guidelines such as performing job hazard analysis, following lockout/Tag out procedures, and wearing PPE as required.
  • Operates various measuring, diagnostic and testing instruments to help provide energy efficiency solutions.
  • Operates a variety of equipment such as hand tools, laptop computers and diagnostic hardware to perform work.
  • Demonstrates a high level of urgency and flexibility to meet emerging business needs.
  • Other duties as assigned by Manager or Supervisor.
For more information, please contact Candice Boyd at Candice.Boyd@amentum.com

Within Amentum, our group provides facilities and production maintenance services for our clients' industrial, manufacturing, distribution, pharmaceutical, and commercial sites worldwide.
  • We run our own crews of Production Maintenance Techs, CNC Service Techs, Automation Techs, Industrial Electricians, Maintenance Mechanics, Industrial HVAC Techs, Logistics / Crib Management, Planner/ Schedulers, Supervisors and safety professionals inside our customers' facilities to keep their infrastructure operating smoothly.
  • These are full-time, regular positions with Amentum that offer a full benefits package.
  • Come join our team!
Minimum Requirements:
  • High school diploma or demonstrated equivalent.
  • Eight years of experience as a CNC repair technician in an industrial production environment or demonstrated equivalent combination of education, experience, or OEM Training.
  • Must have the ability to work in an aerial lift or scissor lift at heights up to 30 feet or higher.
Additional Information:
  • Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test.
  • This position may require a valid Driver's License.
  • This position does not include sponsorship for United States work authorization.
  • This position will require the ability to obtain a security access badge at our client's location.
  • This position may require various shifts, weekends, and alternative work schedules.
Physical Requirements:
  • Requires the ability to regularly lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Requires the ability to regularly climb extension ladders, roof ladder, stepladders, and stairs at least 10 times during shift.
  • Requires the flexibility to bend/stoop, squat repetitive during shift.
  • Requires the ability to regularly kneel repetitive for shift.
  • Requires the ability to move in a 90-degree fashion on a repetitive basis for shift.
  • Requires the ability to stretch/reach on a repetitive basis for shift.
  • Requires the ability to walk extensively throughout the plant during shift.
  • Requires the use of a Company/Client approved utility knife.
  • Requires the ability to differentiate colors pertaining to wire color-coding.
  • Some tasks will require repetitive wrist movement.
  • Requires the ability to interact with all clients in a professional and friendly manner despite periods of stress.

Special Requirements:
  • Wear steel toe safety shoes, safety glasses, gloves, hard hats, and other Personal Protective Equipment as needed.
  • Cope with demands (stressors) that are associated with the job and/or the work environment so that acceptable levels of performance and overall contribution are maintained.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Associate's degree or technical training in Machine Tool Technology, CNC Programing, Electronic Controls, Electronics Engineering Technology or Automated Manufacturing Technology is highly desired
  • Experience troubleshooting Allen Bradley, Siemens 7, Mitsubishi, Siemens 840d and Fanuc controllers.
  • Experience troubleshooting Gantry/Robotic systems and controls (Fanuc, ABB, Liebherr, etc.)
  • Experience diagnosing, troubleshooting and repairing mechanical systems such as conveyors, filtration systems, and coolant systems to OEM specifications.
  • Experience with alignments and machine geometry using precision calibration tools.
  • Experience troubleshooting, repairing and working safely with 480v 3 phase electrical components.
  • Experience utilizing measurement tools such as micrometers, dial indicators, various type gauges, and calibers to set tolerances to OEM Specifications.
  • Experience using ballbar and laser equipment for alignments, calibration, and compensations of CNC controlled machine tools.
  • NFPA-70E Training.
Other Attributes:
  • Must be willing to work overtime when required. May be required to work holidays and weekends.
Amentum is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran's status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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Years of experience

  • 5 - 10 years of experience

Required skills

  • Siemens
  • Mitsubishi
  • Steel
  • Okuma
  • Fanuc
  • Laser
  • Siemens