Machine Maintenance Technician I
SIG SAUER, Inc. is a leading provider and manufacturer of firearms, electro-optics, ammunition, airguns, suppressors, and training. For over 250 years SIG SAUER, Inc. has evolved, and thrived, by blending American ingenuity, German engineering, and Swiss precision. Today, SIG SAUER is synonymous with industry-leading quality and innovation which has made it the brand of choice amongst the U.S. Military, the global defense community, law enforcement, competitive shooters, hunters, and responsible citizens. Additionally, SIG SAUER is the premier provider of elite firearms instruction and tactical training at the SIG SAUER Academy. Headquartered in Newington, New Hampshire, SIG SAUER's workforce is located across eight locations in the United States. The tremendous growth of SIG SAUER has fueled outstanding opportunities for experienced professionals to join our team.
This individual works within the Machine Maintenance department. To perform repairs on all CNC equipment, coordinate and support plant preventative maintenance systems, implement continuous improvement activities to support the manufacturing process. The Machine Maintenance Technician reports to the Machine Maintenance Supervisor and must work well in a team environment. This individual must work well with other trades, disciplines, facilities personnel, and always keep in mind that our goal is to support manufacturing, production, and all other internal customers. This is a “hands on” position.
Job Duties & Responsibilities:
*The Machine Maintenance Tech must have the ability to accurately diagnose, Replace / repair, predict and prevent potential equipment failure to minimize down time. *Perform immediate, reactive repairs to ensure production equipment is operational.
*This position will also perform preventative maintenance as well as help in continually developing our preventative maintenance program.
*Repairs or replaces gauges, valves, pressure regulators and other machine related equipment.
*Must be able to work on several projects at a time, to meet the needs of a rapidly changing environment.
*Ability to properly troubleshoot failure of mechanical components.
*Follow all required safety practices associated with the job and Follow safety procedures, security protocol, and wear proper PPE.
*Work independently and with other team members to complete repairs timely and safely.
*Complete required daily paperwork, document parts and material usage.
*Maintain a clean and safe work area.
*Assist other departments when needed.
*Engages in and actively volunteers for Continuous Improvement projects/tasks.
Education and/or Experience:
*3 years of maintenance experience preferably on CNC Equipment.
*High School Diploma.
*Technical School or College Diploma preferred.
*Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
*Ability to stay calm during stressful situations.
*Knowledge pertaining to maintaining production CNC mills, lathes, mill-turns, broaches, automatic tool changers , pallet systems and similar machines.
*Hydraulic and pneumatic troubleshooting and repair.
*Must have a strong ability to read mechanical drawings and part prints.
*Electrical and electronic troubleshooting background.
*Ability to read and follow wiring diagrams.
*Ability to troubleshoot electro-mechanical assemblies.
*Control experience with Fanuc, Siemens as well as other PLC experience preferred.
*Troubleshooting knowledge and experience.
*Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous.
*Adaptable/flexible -- enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction
*Able to lift 50 pounds.
*Must wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) which is required in designated areas.
*This position may require standing for long periods of time, working frequently on ladders, scaffolds, and lifts
*Working in dusty, dirty, hot or wet conditions and possibly confined spaces.
*Work can include being outside or on rooftops during inclement weather conditions.
*This position must be able to respond to emergencies 24/7.
SIG SAUER, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law.
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