Field Service Technician
Location:
Wixom , Michigan
Posted:
January 10, 2017
Reference:
R00013808
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Job Description:

3M is seeking a Field Service Technician for the Abrasive Systems Division located in Wixom, Michigan. At 3M, you can apply your talent in bold ways that matter. Here, you go.

Job Summary:
The person hired for the position of Field Service Technician will support Wendt Grinding machines in the USA and Canada, including:
  • Installation of new grinding machine systems
  • Diagnose and repair of the complete machine system
  • Program machines & robot systems
  • Perform preventative maintenance work

Primary Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
  • Field support of new and used Wendt grinding machines.
  • Phone support of new and used Wendt machines.
  • Respond quickly to a machine down scenario.
  • Teach operators and maintenance personnel about the equipment
  • Teach customers about 3M grinding technology.
  • Rebuild machine components in Wixom Michigan

Basic Qualifications:
  • Two year degree and/or technical diploma or higher from an accredited institution
  • Minimum of two (2) years of experience maintaining, setting up, and/or operating a CNC machine

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Strong mechanical background, electrical background is a plus.
  • Ability to read mechanical diagrams.
  • Ability to read electrical schematics.
  • Experience with hydraulic systems.
  • Experience with Pneumatic systems.
  • Knowledge of grinding technology.
  • Experience with NC controls.
  • Experience with PLC controls.
  • Experience with CNC drives.
  • Experience with CNC encoder systems.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • P.C. based computer skills required.

Location: Wixom, Michigan
Territory: USA and Canada
Travel: May include up to 60% domestic/international.
Relocation: Is not authorized.

Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status)

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