Mechanical Automation Machine Technician

    • Tucson, AZ

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Kforce has a client seeking a Mechanical Automation Machine Technician in Tucson, Arizona (AZ). Key Tasks:

  • Will be asked to fulfill the lead role assembling custom automated equipment and from time to time be asked to perform other duties of the Manufacturing Manager as assigned
  • Take direction from the Manufacturing Manager
  • Using the design package and customer specifications for reference; Plans and coordinates work required to assemble systems and sub-assemblies
  • Verify the components are correct in the build
  • Establish the floor plan layout
  • Build electro-mechanical devices
  • Perform machine build integration support and installations tasks
  • Report any issues regarding workmanship or design to the Manufacturing Manager
  • Using established procedures for -Integration- perform setup and alignment of the system and sub-assemblies; Repair and/or replace defective components of the system as required
  • Responsible for resolving issues through technical problem solving and troubleshooting
  • Correct handling of the materials used for the build
  • Ensure drawing packages are correct and up to date
  • Adhere to the schedule for the build of the machine and input for future projects
  • Assign daily tasks for assigned technicians
  • Works with the project team including project managers, customers, designers, and programmers to solve problems in order to provide the customer with a complete and functional system
  • Be a mentor for the Mechanical Technicians, to train new technicians to efficiently and accurately assemble automated equipment
  • Report any issues regarding workmanship or design to the Manufacturing Manager
  • Participate in tear down and shipping of the equipment
  • Travel to customer sites as required for installation and re-integration of systems
  • Be an ambassador for the company at the customer's site, providing a quick and efficient installation of the equipment


REQUIREMENTS:
  • A Certificate as a Machine Builder, Machinist, Maintenance Technician, or equivalent work experience
  • 3-5 years of experience in building custom automated machines
  • 3-5 years of experience reading and interpreting drawings and solid models
  • Three years of experience using computers and computer software
  • Experience in a lead role would be a plus
  • Demonstrated knowledge of hand tools, power tools, and machine tools (Knee Mill, Surface Grinder, Lathe)
  • Demonstrated effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be capable of working in a team environment and be able to maintain a positive attitude and consistent contribution to the projects assigned
This role is currently 100% remote and will switch back to an office environment when COVID-19 restrictions are lifted. Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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