1st Shift - Machine Maintenance Technician


Goshen, IN, US

REQ ID:  43951


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 8,700 employees are helping customers in more than 60 countries stay competitive. Kennametal generated $2 billion in revenues in fiscal 2022. Learn more at www.kennametal.com. Follow @Kennametal: Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube.

Machine Maintenance Technician

1st shift: Monday - Friday 5:00 am - 1:00 pm


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



  • Skills in wiring, electrical systems, electronics, PLC logic, CNC machines, mechanical, pneumatics, and hydraulics 
  • 2 years' experience
  • Maintain and repair CNC machines, complying with OSHA, NFPA and other applicable safety standards
  • Able to work either standing or sitting for extended periods
  • Ability to lift up to 33 lbs. routinely


All employees are expected to:

  • Be aware of and adhere to Environmental, Health, and Safety practices for the facility and immediate area
  • Improve quality, reduce waste, and improve productivity
  • Perform tasks in a quality manner meeting external and internal customer specifications and requirements
  • Perform in a flexible and cooperative manner to achieve team objectives and goals of the company
  • Communicate effectively and respectfully with others
  • Complete necessary documentation, electronic data entries, and communications accurately and timely
  • Maintain regular attendance and perform duties in a timely manner
  • Follow standard procedures and practices associated with the position


Education or Equivalent:

  • High School Diploma or GED required



Kennametal Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. As such, it is the policy of Kennametal Inc. to afford equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, handicap, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, veteran status, or other protected status, group, or characteristic under federal, state, and/or local law or regulation. It is Kennametal Inc.'s policy to comply with all applicable laws and regulations.



Nearest Major Market: Elkhart
Nearest Secondary Market: South Bend

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