CNC Repair Technician

companyPCX Aerosystems
locationNewington, CT, USA
PublishedPublished: 6/6/2024
Full Time
About the Organization
PCX Aerosystems is a premier supplier of flight-critical mechanical systems and structures to leading aerospace OEMs and the US Government. With roots going back to the dawn of the helicopter age, PCX today is a private equity owned acquisition platform tasked with building a defense-focused, balanced portfolio of companies that manufacture, assemble and perform overhaul and repair services for a variety of fixed-wing and rotorcraft programs. Several of our businesses provide metal and composite components for space applications including satellites, spacecraft and rockets. Headquartered in Newington, Connecticut, we offer a competitive compensation & benefits package and a business culture which rewards performance. For additional information on PCX Aerosystems, please visit our website at www.pcxaero.com.

Company Overview

PCX Aerosystems currently has operations in Long Beach and Santa Ana, CA; Boylston, MA; and Newington, Enfield and Manchester CT. Each of these locations has a unique history, and we strive to maintain local entrepreneurial freedom, supported by the strength that comes from being part of a larger organization. Our workforce includes Associates in a wide variety of disciplines, including Engineering, Manufacturing, Program Management, Sourcing, Sales, Quality, Finance and Human Resources. The PCX Aerosystems teams seek to safely deliver on our customers' toughest requirements, while living our values, every day. We are a company that embraces diversity.

EOE Statement
PCX Aerosystems is an equal opportunity employer.



With limited supervision of the Maintenance supervisory function or designee, an Electro-Mechanical Technician A - Mechanical Concentration is expected to apply mechanical/electrical/electronic theory and related knowledge to ensure reliable and safe operations of machines, shop, or general building and grounds assets, with an emphasis on mechanical applications.

Typical tasks are those necessary to the preventive and emergency maintenance, upkeep and cleanliness of site assets. Tasks can be technical or nontechnical in nature, require significant judgment, and can vary based on anticipated or unanticipated circumstances. Willingness to learn and an ability to follow directions and obey protocol are required.

  • General - Follow verbal and written instructions to troubleshoot, repair and/or install production equipment including: motors, generators, pneumatic equipment, hydraulic equipment, clutches, bearings, pumps, automated and computer controlled equipment and other devices following elementary logic/wiring diagrams, pneumatic and hydraulic diagrams and equipment manuals. Demonstrate knowledge of both the electronic and mechanical aspects of assigned tasks, with a significant level of mastery in the given area of concentration. Assignments may include working in cramped and/or elevated locations using ladder, man lifts, boom truck.
  • Equipment / Tools - Use various types of test equipment including, but not limited to: oscilloscope, amp meter, IR thermography camera, alignment tools, ultrasound meter. Use of site systems, including department CMMS (Computerized Maintenance Management System) and LMS (Learning Management System). Operate appropriate hand/power tools and shop equipment including, but not limited to: electric drill, drill press, lathe, mill, grinder, conduit bender, pipe cutter (welding skills and HVAC knowledge are a plus). General knowledge and capabilities related to control logic as needed to properly troubleshoot and maintain equipment. Application of various joining/welding techniques.
  • Licenses / Certifications and Task Specific Training - Must be able to maintain a valid forklift license. May be required to train for, obtain, and maintain licenses, permits, and certifications within the assigned area or function. Continued development of applicable skills and abilities is expected for consideration of placement into higher level positions in the trade or the organization.
  • Work Orders and PM Activities - Perform assignments following specified procedures and written instructions to assure safe and efficient operations of site assets, including assigned PMs and other Work Orders.
  • Training of Others - As appropriate and defined by the Maintenance supervisory function or designee, assist in the development and training of Trades Assistants and junior level positions in the Electro-Mechanical Technician trade.
  • Fluid Management - Maintain coolant/oil levels, inventory, records and concentrations for assigned machines/equipment which are not serviced by Operations personnel daily maintenance checks. Management will assign & prioritize when necessary.
  • Continuous Improvement - As assigned, support site continuous improvement or Lean based initiatives to increase overall efficiencies - within own function, or in support of other shop functions. Actively participate in various aspects of Continuous Improvement projects which may include but is not limited to 5S, TPM, kaizen events, and set-up reduction events, which is aligned with the commitment to continuous improvement activities in Article II of the collective bargaining agreement. Propose improvements as observed during execution of assigned tasks.
  • Environmental Health and Safety - Must work safely at all times. Appropriate PPE (including but not limited to foot, eye, hand, and ear eye protection) is to be properly worn as defined by general site or job specific requirements. Participate in safety improvement initiatives by raising any safety concerns and helping to come up with corrective actions. Observe, comply, and actively practice/participate in OSHA and/or company based programs and training. Identify, recommend, and participate in opportunities to improve environmental health and safety practices throughout the site.
  • General Communication and Expectations - Good communication skills (verbal and documented as required by site systems/procedures) and a positive attitude are required. Technicians are expected to take personal responsibility for remaining productive during the entirety of each daily shift. Technicians should at all times be good representatives of PCX and the Maintenance team, both in the performance of their duties and in interactions with colleagues and non-PCX resources that are on site. Must refer difficulties experienced to leader or supervisor as appropriate and in a timely manner.
  • Other Duties - May be assigned to carry out tasks, not specifically listed, within the scope and skill level of this job description in support of department or site objectives and to develop individuals' skills.
Position Requirements



PCX Aerosystems, Newington


Req Number

Electro-Mechanical Technician

Close Date

Post Internal Days

Number of Openings


Hiring Manager(s)

This position is currently accepting applications.

Required skills

  • Composite