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Senior Machine Maintenance Technician


Eden Prairie, MN, US

Job ID:  40881
Category:  Manufacturing & Operations

LOCATION: Eden Prairie, MN


Make it first; make it better. As the original 3D pioneers with a track record of firsts over 30+ years, we have defined our industry and shaped the development of 3D printing since the beginning. Today, we invest in our people and our technology to ensure that we continue to lead the industry with the next generation of 3D innovation – setting new standards for speed and accuracy. We aim to recruit the very best to help us create new 3D solutions that will shape the future – improving it for millions of people worldwide. We believe in leading from the front.


Stratasys is currently seeking a Senior Machine Maintenance Technician to join our Eden Prairie Operations department.  In this role, you will be responsible to perform electrical and mechanical troubleshooting of production hardware and production fixturing and equipment.  You will also have responsibilities that include preventative maintenance of fixturing and equipment.  A couple of other duties will include:


•    Maintains and repairs assigned equipment on the production floor with routine maintenance information 
•    Responsible for preventive maintenance upkeep of equipment through regular scheduled checks
•    Dismantles, adjusts, repairs and assembles equipment according to layout plans, blueprints, operating or repair manuals, rough sketches or drawings
•    Coordinates administrative activities including resources allocation, installation of new equipment and parts transactions, maintain accurate performance reports on the equipment


Technical Support:
•    Main point of contact for production floor in the areas of equipment operations, installation, maintenance and application training
•    Oversees the reliability and uptime issues on equipment in ensure high level of satisfaction and reliability of prototypes
•    Trouble shoots and repairs software controlled electro-mechanical systems 
•    Performs root cause analysis of equipment failure
•    Uses test and diagnostic equipment to perform checkouts
•    Rebuilds manufacturing equipment as required and completes equipment modifications as directed by manufacturing engineers



•    8 years’ experience supporting complex electro-mechanical equipment
•    Experience with various hand and power tools to perform the job
•    Proficient level with MS Office products
•    Experience reading blue prints                        



•    Knowledge of CAD/CAM software applications and Rapid Prototyping industry experience is strongly desired
•    Experience with Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS); UpKeep software preferred
•    Forklift experience
•    Overtime may be required based on project levels




There’s a reason Stratasys is a world leader.


For over 30 years we’ve been pioneering 3D Printing technology, solving problems, questioning, inventing and reinventing. Continually asking, “How can we help our customers turn a great idea into a great success?”.


It’s what drives us. Because we want our customers to succeed.


We provide the best products, services and support great thinking deserves.


Giving your ideas the best possible chance of making it. Make it better. Make it with Stratasys.


Stratasys (Nasdaq: SSYS), headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota and Rehovot, Israel, is a leading global provider of 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions. The company's patented FDM® and PolyJet™ 3D Printing technologies produce prototypes and manufactured goods directly from CAD data for the aerospace, automotive, healthcare, consumer goods and education industries. Stratasys subsidiaries include MakerBot and GrabCAD, and the company operates the digital parts manufacturing service, Stratasys Direct. Stratasys has over 2,000 employees, holds over 1,200 granted or pending additive manufacturing patents globally, and has received more than 30 awards for its technology and leadership.


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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