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Winbro Group Technologies

Maintenance Engineer

DESCRIPTION

Winbro Group is a world market leader in the development and manufacture of special purpose machining systems and machining technologies of precision components. In addition to providing machine tool turnkey solutions for the Aerospace and Industrial Gas Turbine Industries, they offer supported onsite facilities management to give clients full support and technical backup. Winbro is at the forefront of their industry leading in new technologies both in design, development and manufacture.

The Maintenance Engineer will work on Winbro site to ensure all machine systems provide maximum performance, improving productivity, reliability and safety. Working independently to troubleshoot and provide solutions to machine breakdowns, installation, commissioning and on-going maintenance of all equipment including Winbro and third-party machines, water plants, tooling, machine rebuilds and technology upgrades.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the prompt identification and resolution of production machinery breakdowns to ensure effective right first-time repair with a high level of customer service always.
  • Maintain, service and commission EDM, ECM and Laser machine tools utilizing electrical, mechanical, pneumatic and high-pressure water systems troubleshooting skills.
  • Installation and commissioning of Technical upgrade packages from mechanical, pneumatic and electrical drawings along with Software & Firmware updates of required components.
  • Ensure Planned and Preventive maintenance is carried out in line with the site schedule. Liaising with the production management to minimise impact on production.
  • Contributes to the continuous improvement effort and the support of multiple teams.
  • Accurate completion of written and PC based maintenance records
  • Provide periodic reports to management including customer complaints, trends, and suggestions for improvement.
  • Additional responsibilities include: written documentation of maintenance activities, effective interaction and communication with technical support personnel, manufacturing.

REQUIREMENTS

  • 3-5 years of maintenance experience required. High school or GED required, Vocational or Technical training recommended, Bachelor’s or Associate’s Degree preferred.
  • Detailed working knowledge of PC based CNC equipment and drive systems as applied to machine tools
  • Applicant will have excellent all-round skills in Electrical/Electronic and Mechanical maintenance disciplines.
  • Able to read systems/machine layout with blueprints for installation onsite.
  • Ability to direct contractor(s) for facility needs
  • Perform intermediate PLC troubleshooting (ex: program editing and network connections).
  • Previous five axis machine tool maintenance experience is preferred.
  • Experience of high voltage or high ampere machine tools will be of interest.
  • A clear and logical approach to fault finding complex electronic control systems
  • Reactive Service and Preventative Maintenance activities will be required.
  • Ability to work alone, without direct supervision. Ability to troubleshoot using your own initiative but also able to liaise with other team members for coordinated problem solving, as required.
  • Must possess basic software skills and proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PPT, & Outlook).
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills along with good written and verbal communication skills, self-motivated and an effective team player.
  • Physical requirements include the ability to lift 50 lbs.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license along with U.S. Citizenship or existing Green Card Holder due to our customer facilities access requirements.
  • High school or GED required, Vocational or Technical training recommended, Bachelor’s or Associate’s Degree preferred.

Working knowledge of PCs and general test equipment

Familiar with setting up PC based control systems

  • Understanding of Spark Erosion machines and experience with part programming and process development as applied to spark erosion equipment
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license along with U.S. Citizenship or existing Green Card Holder due to our customer facilities access requirements.

Training:

Training will initially be provided through an extended period in the US or UK as required;testing/commissioning machines, water plants and the assembly / maintenance of tooling. Additional training will be provided locally, through installation and commissioning of the above.

BENEFITS

  • We offer a competitive benefits package to include 100% medical, life insurance and short-term disability for the employee, with a percentage paid for spouse and dependents.
  • We offer a 401(k) plan with very generous company match in which funds are immediately 100% vested.
  • We offer paid vacation of two weeks, plus five personal days per year; along with yearly holiday shutdown from Christmas through New Year’s.
  • We supply work uniform consisting of a jacket and shirts.
  • We offer a great work environment and opportunities for growth.

Manufacturing / Mechanical

Tagged as: machine maintenance, maintenance, preventative maintenance, records