Production Technician


Eden Prairie, MN, US

Job ID:  53419
Category:  Manufacturing & Operations

Stratasys is a world leader in 3D printing!


Stratasys is leading the global shift to additive manufacturing with innovative 3D printing solutions for industries such as aerospace, automotive, consumer products and healthcare. Through smart and connected 3D printers, polymer materials, a software ecosystem, and parts on demand, Stratasys solutions deliver competitive advantages at every stage in the product value chain. The world’s leading organizations turn to Stratasys to transform product design, bring agility to manufacturing and supply chains, and improve patient care.


The Production Maintenance Technician is responsible for performing electrical or mechanical troubleshooting to determine problems in non-functioning electro-mechanical equipment used in the manufacturing process.  Additional responsibilities include installation, repair, and maintenance of production equipment.


What you will be doing:


Equipment Maintenance

  • Dismantles, adjusts, repairs, and assembles equipment according to layout plans, blueprints, operating or repair manuals, rough sketches or drawings
  • Uses test and diagnostic equipment to perform checkouts
  • Rebuilds manufacturing equipment as required
  • May perform equipment modifications as directed by manufacturing engineers


Projects & Reporting

  • Track and record all planned and unplanned maintenance activities and enter detailed records of the work completed
  • Actively contributes to various internal teams with problem-solving activities as required
  • Identify and communicate projects and ideas with engineering and supervisors to improve processes and effectiveness of machines or extrusions yields
  • Supports and contributes to continuous improvement activities
  • Assist manufacturing engineering with investigation of yield problems when related to production equipment



  • Follow all company safety policies and procedures 
  • Attend all required company training
  • Demonstrate commitments to Stratasys Behaviors by leading, acting, and modeling these values
  • Other responsibilities as assigned by the department or manager


Must have for this role:

  • 3+ years’ experience in electro-mechanical equipment repair in a manufacturing environment
  • Strong mechanical aptitude for chain or belt-driven equipment, gearboxes, and linear drives
  • Troubleshooting of motor drives, relay logic, power supplies and temperature control units

Nice to have:

  • Additional post-secondary technical training and applicable coursework are desirable and preferred
  • Proficient project management skills


What​ ​you​ ​will​ ​be​ ​part​ ​of:


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Stratasys will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire.


Stratasys is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected Veteran or disabled status and will not be discriminated against for their race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, military status, or national origin or any other characteristic protected under federal, state, or applicable local law. Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters provided by OFCCP here.

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