Share this Job

Maintenance Technician


Bedford, PA, US

REQ ID:  39394

With over 80 years as an industrial technology leader, Kennametal Inc. delivers productivity to customers through materials science, tooling and wear-resistant solutions. Customers across aerospace, earthworks, energy, general engineering and transportation turn to Kennametal to help them manufacture with precision and efficiency. Every day approximately 9,000 employees are helping customers in more than 60 countries stay competitive. Kennametal generated nearly $1.9 billion in revenues in fiscal 2020. Learn more at Follow @Kennametal: Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube.

Job Title: Machine Maintenance Technician

Schedule: Rotating Shifts, 50% of time spent on 1st Shift

Location: Bedford PA


Job Summary:

This position will be responsible for maintaining, troubleshooting, and repairing plant equipment, including but not limited to:

  • Electrical Systems
  • Electronics
  • CNC Controls
  • PLC Logic
  • Mechanical
  • Pneumatics
  • Hydraulics



  • Requires skills in wiring, electrical systems, electronics, PLC logic, CNC machines, mechanical, pneumatics, and hydraulics. 
  • The candidate a minimum of 2 years' experience
  • This position will be responsible for maintaining and repairing CNC machines and complying with OSHA, NFPA and all other applicable safety programs.
  • Must be able to work either standing or sitting for long periods of time
  • Ability to lift 5 to 20 lbs. routinely.


All employees are expected to:

  • Be aware of and adhere to Environmental, Health, and Safety practices for the facility and immediate area.
  • Improved quality, reduction in waste and improved productivity.
  • Perform tasks in a quality manner to meet external and internal customer specifications and requirements.
  • Perform in a flexible and cooperative manner toward team objectives and the goals of the company
  • Communicate effectively and respectfully with those you come in contact within all matters.
  • Complete all necessary documentation, electronic data entries, and communications accurately and timely.
  • Maintain regular attendance and perform duties in a timely manner, arriving and departing for assignments and
  • Be aware of all standard procedures and practices associated with the position and work to maintain compliance.


Education or Equivalent:

  • High School Diploma or GED required


 As part of our core values, Kennametal is committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all people.  We are an Equal Opportunity employer.

Job Segment: Machinist, CNC, Facilities, Maintenance, Materials Science, Manufacturing, Operations, Science