Field Service Mechanical Technician


This position is responsible for supporting installations and service calls exclusively at GROB’s customer sites.  This individual will need to be available to travel on short notice to wherever GROB designates them to travel to. While at the customer sites, this individual will be responsible for the mechanical build and start-up of machine tool equipment.  The position requires strong mechanical aptitude, an in-depth knowledge of metric prints, and an understanding of assembly technology and/or metal cutting principles.


Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Must respond quickly to customer installations or problems on short notice
  • Assemble and start-up new CNC machines to GROB specifications
  • Assemble and start-up assembly equipment
  • Utilize precision measuring instruments (such as calipers, levels, indicators, micrometers, etc.)
  • Read and follow mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical prints/drawings
  • Read and follow tool layouts and NC code (G-code, M-functions)
  • Troubleshoot machine errors
  • Respond to emergency calls from customers in a timely manner


Education & Experience Requirements:

  • High School Diploma minimum
  • Understanding of drawings, schematics and troubleshooting
  • NC programming experience preferred
  • Previous CNC machining or machine building experience preferred
  • Previous experience with assembly equipment and robotic cells preferred


General Requirements:

  • Ability to travel as required for business needs
  • Self-motivated; able to work alone or in a team environment
  • Full understanding of the metric system
  • Strong math skills
  • Willing to work overtime as needed
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a valid passport


GROB offers a competitive wage as well as an excellent benefit package including vacation, health, prescription, dental, vision, STD, life, 401K, and shift premiums. 


Application Information

Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.