Machine Maintenance Tech 3 - Arlington

AMT - 20100 71st Ave NE, Arlington, WA 98223
Senior Aerospace AMT
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Machine Maintenance Tech 3 - Arlington
AMT - 20100 71st Ave NE, Arlington, WA 98223
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Senior Aerospace AMT/Damar is now offering a $3,000 Signing Bonus!

Who is Senior plc?

Senior plc is an international, market-leading, engineering solutions provider with 30 operating businesses in 13 countries. Senior designs, manufactures and markets high-technology components and systems for the principal original equipment producers in the worldwide aerospace, defense, and land vehicle and power & energy markets. The Group is split into two divisions, Aerospace and Flexonics, servicing five key sectors.

Our global values underpin what we do, and how we do it …

Safety – Integrity – Customer Focus – Respect & Trust – Accountability – Excellence

Who is Senior Aerospace AMT/Damar?

We are a manufacturer of structural parts for the leading original equipment manufacturers (OEM's) in the large business and regional jet markets. Our experience and capabilities span multiple segments of an aircraft, including the engine pylon, struts, wing box, wings, wheel well, and the interior. Our success is based on utilizing proprietary manufacturing techniques to manufacture high quality complex parts through cost effective production.

Given its breadth of capabilities and strong customer relationships, we have substantial content on the aviation industry's most popular aircraft.

What does the job involve?

Machine Maintenance Technician 3 performs a variety of skilled duties required to maintain vertical, horizontal and 5-axis CNC machines and other plant equipment to expected level of performance and production readiness.

What will my responsibilities include?

  • Perform advanced preventive and predictive maintenance inspections and tasks
  • Check and adjust flatness, level/alignment of machine beds, linear and rotary axis tool and pallet changers
  • Perform advanced troubleshooting/diagnostics on equipment mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic, and CNC control systems
  • Determine appropriate corrective action including needed repairs, overhaul, rebuild, including all parts and supplies required
  • Perform & observe an operational check to ensure problem has been corrected.
  • Demonstrate ability to plan and sequence work including ordering required parts and staging necessary tools and equipment
  • Determine and/or develop maintenance procedures when documentation is not available and devise and make tools/equipment to facilitate work
  • Maintain accurate and timely records of maintenance work performed
  • Enforce equipment lockout procedures for all machines and equipment when repairs are being performed
  • Work in a team environment which includes assisting others in completion of tasks, giving and receiving feedback
  • Training machine maintenance technicians and operators in preventative maintenance.

What key skills and experience do I need?

  • In depth understanding of CNC controls such as FANUC, Siemens, Acromatic, Mazatrol, etc., including ladder logic
  • Knowledge of automatic tool changers, pallet changers, ballscrew & axis support bearing replacement, machine alignment and spindle cartridge replacement
  • Advanced understanding of mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical systems
  • Able to read Blue-prints, electrical schematics and hydraulic diagrams, and understands the application of technical documents such as machine/equipment manuals and safety documentation
  • Demonstrates a good attitude toward work and arrives on time for start of shift
  • Follows instructions and demonstrates strong attention to detail
  • Communicates well verbally and in writing
  • Possess good interpersonal, listening, and participation skills including ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other employees
  • Knowledge of appropriate safety practices and techniques
  • Good manual dexterity and ability to use hand and power tools
  • Strong skills and aptitude in math
  • Ability to competently use and understand testing equipment such as multi-meter
  • Operate forklift, scissor lift or other support equipment as needed

What qualifications should I have?

  • 5+ years experience as a Machine Maintenance Technician or OEM Field Service Engineer (FSE)
  • Experience with Makino, Starrag, Mazak, Handtmann, Chiron or Mori Seiki machines preferred
  • Prefer two-year degree, diploma or certificate from an accredited vocational or technical institute, or technical military training. High school graduate or GED preferred
  • Ability to perform basic functions with MS Windows-based computer operating systems, such as opening and closing files

Why join Senior Aerospace AMT/Damar?

We are committed to continuous sustainable growth through superior customer satisfaction. We are dedicated to operating in an ethical, safe, and environmentally responsible manner while providing a rewarding work environment for our employees. Our mission is supported by a culture of teamwork, continuous improvement, and strategic technology investments.

Trade Compliance Statement

Access to our facility (and, therefore, employment) is restricted under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and the Export Administration Regulations (EAR) to U.S. Persons and to Non-US Persons licensed accordingly. Applicants receiving a conditional offer of employment will be required to provide information to determine whether they are subject to these regulations and, if so, to assess their country of chargeability for export control purposes.

Senior Aerospace AMT/Damar is an equal opportunity employer.