Machine Maintenance Technician Experienced-US


Orwell, OH, US

On-site or Remote: 
REQ ID:  45043

About Kennametal

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 and defense, 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 nearly 100 countries stay competitive. Kennametal generated $2.1 billion in revenues in fiscal 2023. Learn more at Follow @Kennametal: Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube.




JOB TITLE: Maintenance Technician         Hours: 7PM-7AM 3/2/2   12 hour rotation

DEPARTMENT: Maintenance                    GRADE: 7P – 9P (Experience-based)    

PREPARED BY: Jeffrey List                       REVISION DATE: 05-01-2024

Job Description:

This is a skilled multi-trade position responsible for supporting and maintaining CNC Grinders, Presses, Sintering furnaces, Wet and Dry media blasters, CVD Furnaces, PVD Furnaces, and the facility that encompasses the equipment.  The individual will be interacting alongside plant personnel and independently working on installing, troubleshooting, repairing, and upgrading mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulic systems and conducting PMs daily.   


Skills Sets

  • Electrical
    • CNC-driven systems – Preventative maintenance, troubleshooting and repairs.
    • PLC’s / Ladder Logic understanding.
    • 3 phase & Single-phase motor control
    • Capability of fluently reading and comprehending schematics
    • Conduit and panel wiring installation.
    • NEC code & NFPA 70.E comprehension & understanding
  • Mechanical
    • Mechanical drawing reading and comprehension
    • Power Transmission
    • Pneumatics
    • Hydraulic systems and schematics
    • Pipe fitting; Welding / Soldering / Threading
  • Fabrication
    • Welding - Arc, MIG and TIG
    • Plasma Cutting
    • Metal shaping and bending


Job Requirements

 Minimum 2 years’ experience as a maintenance technician supported by training from a certified journeyman program, vocational, or technical school pertaining to the skill sets listed above. The job requires frequent walking, climbing ladders, and standing for periods up to 12 hours a day. The applicant must be safety-minded and will be required to participate in the Kennametal Spill Response program.  Will be required to pass a Respirator Medical Evaluation and participate on the Plant Emergency SCBA Response Team.




Equal Opportunity Employer

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