Machine Maintenance Tech (days) - Arlington

AMT - 20100 71st Ave NE, Arlington, WA 98223

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Senior Aerospace AMT
Vacancy title
Machine Maintenance Tech (days) - Arlington
AMT - 20100 71st Ave NE, Arlington, WA 98223
Advertised salary
$31.00 to $40.00 per hour
Employment type
Working pattern
Closing date
15 November 2023

Who is Senior plc?

Senior is a FTSE listed (symbol SNR) international manufacturing Group with 26 operations in 12 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. We have a long history of well-respected brands and an excellent reputation in our key market sectors. Senior delivers value to its customers and shareholders via operational excellence that is underpinned by its people and processes.

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
  • Perform advanced troubleshooting/diagnostics on equipment mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic, and CNC control systems
  • Determine appropriate course of action needed for repairs, and all parts and supplies required.
  • Perform & observe an operational checks to ensure problem has been corrected.
  • Demonstrate ability to plan and sequence work including ordering required parts and staging necessary tools and equipment.
  • Maintain accurate and timely records of maintenance work performed in MVP Plant maintenance software.
  • Perform equipment lockout procedures for all machines and equipment when repairs are being made.
  • Able to work in a team environment which includes assisting others in completion of tasks, giving and receiving feedback
  • Oversee work done by various outside contractors hired to do repairs on machines. 
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

What key skills and experience do I need?

  • In depth understanding of CNC controls such as FANUC, Siemens, Mitsubishi, Mazatrol, etc., including ladder logic.
  • Knowledge of automatic tool changers, pallet changers, ball screw & 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
  • Ability to obtain a license to operate forklifts, scissor lift or other support equipment as needed.

What qualifications should I have?


  • 3+ years’ experience as a Machine Maintenance Technician or OEM Field Service Engineer (FSE)
  • Experience with Makino, Starrag, Mazak, Handtmann, Bavius, Okuma, Mori Seiki, Chiron or Modig machines preferred
  • A two-year degree, diploma or certificate from an accredited vocational or technical institute, or technical military training, or mechatronic training is helpful. High school graduate or GED required.
  • Ability to use MS Windows-based computer programs and communicate through company email.

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.

Benefit Offerings  

Senior Aerospace AMT/Damar offers eligible employees (and eligible family members):

  • Medical, Dental, Vision
  • Health Savings Account
  • Supplemental Benefits
  • Basic Life Insurance
  • Voluntary Employee, Spouse or Child Life Insurance,
  • Long-term Disability Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program

Eligible employees are also offered 401k, PTO, 80 hours of paid holiday per calendar year, and other compensation (as applicable).

Trade Compliance Statement

Access to our facilities is restricted under the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and/or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR) to U.S. Persons (U.S. Citizens, lawful permanent residents, U.S. Nationals, U.S. refugees, asylees, or temporary residents under amnesty provisions ), and to properly licensed foreign persons. 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. Additionally, potential employee names will be screened against the Consolidated Screening List (maintained by the United States government) to determine eligibility to receive controlled technical data.

Senior Aerospace AMT/Damar is an equal opportunity employer.