Careers at Mazak



Careers That Shape the World

Careers That Shape the World

Our machine tools play an important role in improving everyday life. Everything from automobile parts to medical implants to airplane components are made with the help of a machine tool – so no matter what your job is here, you’re helping shape the modern world.

A Passion for Progress

A Passion for Progress

We’re proud to be one of the top machine tool manufacturers in the world. We’ve achieved our leading global status because of our ongoing commitment to innovation and improvement. Therefore, we’re constantly looking for individuals who strive for that same kind of excellence in everything they do. If that sounds like you, then it’s time to consider applying for a job with us.

What’s In It For You?

What’s In It For You?

To maintain our leadership status in the industry, we constantly invest in the research, equipment and EMPLOYEES needed to evolve and enhance our operations and products. When you work for us, you can expect:

  • Highly competitive wages
  • Paid vacations and personal time
  • A comprehensive benefits plan
  • In-house training programs
  • Tuition reimbursement

Reasonable Accommodation

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants with a physical or mental disability who require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process can contact our Human Resources Department at (859) 342-1822.


Current Full Time Positions:


ALIGNER – FLORENCE, KY

ALIGNER – FLORENCE, KY

Mazak Corporation is looking for an Aligner to join the Assembly department on first shift. The Aligner installs precision parts in the machine tool bed casting. Including units, ball screws, and linear guides.

Scope and Responsibilities:

Essential duties include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Proactively attains a safe and healthy work environment for all employees.
  • Inspect and clean casting.
  • Install precision parts on machined casting.
  • Verify parallel of linear guides and ball screws.
  • Install precision units on machine tool.
  • Use precision instruments to check geometry of machine tool.
  • Operate overhead crane to install heavy items.
  • Operate walk behind fork truck to transport parts.
  • Operate overhead crane to move machine tool to different locations in the facility.
  • Approximately 15% of travel is required.

Education/Certification:

  • High school diploma.
  • Some College or Trade School preferred.

Skills:

  • Basic mechanical skills
  • Use of hand tools
  • Use of power tools
  • Crane training
  • Walk behind fork truck training
  • Calibration schedule of precision instruments
  • Use of precision instruments

To apply please send resumes to resumes@mazakcorp.com.

EOE, including disability/vets

Application Engineer/CNC Programmer – Fremont, CA

Application Engineer/CNC Programmer – Fremont, CA

Mazak is searching for an Application Engineer/CNC Programmer to assist Sales staff by providing technical information on the use of Mazak machine tools to produce customer parts/products, efficiently and with robust quality. This position is located at our Technology Center in Fremont, CA.

Scope and Responsibilities:

Essential duties include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Proactively attains a safe and healthy work environment for all employees.
  • Provide telephone / e-mail customer support on the operation and use of Mazak Products.
  • Provide part processing / Machine recommendations to best produce customer parts as the stated part volumes.
  • Calculate time study estimates of machine cycle time.
  • Calculate a cost to manufacture customer parts including labor, and tooling/ work holding costs.
  • Conceptually design work holding and tooling as needed to support the manufacture of customer parts.
  • Demonstrate machine operation and machine features at trade shows and open house events.
  • Safely rig and install machines in Technology Centers and at trade show events. Provide customer training on safe machine operation and detailed machine functions at the customer facility.
  • Perform test cuts to demonstrate machine capability / prove processing concepts.
  • Perform full turn key process development and testing including statistical analysis of part measurement.
  • Approximately 15% of travel is required.

Education/Certification:

  • Associates degree in a related technical field plus two years of experience in a machine tool related field, or five to seven years' experience in a related position.
  • Bachelors degree in related field is preferred.

Skills:

  • Both written and oral communication skills.
  • Mechanical ability to build fixtures, assemble tools and rig and level machines. Computer skills with Spreadsheets, Presentation Software, and CAD systems.

If interested please e-mail your resume to resumes@mazakcorp.com.

EOE, including disability/vets

Application Engineer/CNC Programmer – SCHAUMBURG, IL

Application Engineer/CNC Programmer – SCHAUMBURG, IL

Mazak is searching for an Application Engineer/CNC Programmer to assist Sales staff by providing technical information on the use of Mazak machine tools to produce customer parts/products, efficiently and with robust quality. This position is located at our Midwest Technology Center in Schaumburg, IL.

Scope and Responsibilities:

Essential duties include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Proactively attains a safe and healthy work environment for all employees
  • Provide telephone / e-mail customer support on the operation and use of Mazak Products.
  • Provide part processing / Machine recommendations to best produce customer parts as the stated part volumes.
  • Calculate time study estimates of machine cycle time.
  • Calculate a cost to manufacture customer parts including labor, and tooling/ work holding costs.
  • Conceptually design work holding and tooling as needed to support the manufacture of customer parts.
  • Demonstrate machine operation and machine features at trade shows and open house events.
  • Safely rig and install machines in Technology Centers and at trade show events. Provide customer training on safe machine operation and detailed machine functions at the customer facility.
  • Perform test cuts to demonstrate machine capability / prove processing concepts.
  • Perform full turn key process development and testing including statistical analysis of part measurement.
  • Approximately 15% of travel is required

Education/Certification:

  • Associates degree in a related technical field plus two years of experience in a machine tool related field, or five to seven years' experience in a related position.
  • Bachelors degree in related field is preferred

Skills:

  • Both written and oral communication skills.
  • Mechanical ability to build fixtures, assemble tools and rig and level machines. Computer skills with Spreadsheets, Presentation Software, and CAD systems.

If interested please e-mail your resume to resumes@mazakcorp.com.

EOE, including disability/vets

APPLICATION ENGINEER/CNC PROGRAMMER – SUWANEE, GA

APPLICATION ENGINEER/CNC Programmer – SUWANEE, GA

Mazak is searching for an Application Engineer/CNC Programmer to assist Sales staff by providing technical information on the use of Mazak machine tools to produce customer parts/products, efficiently and with robust quality. This position is located at our Southeast Technology Center in Suwanee, GA.

Scope and Responsibilities:

Essential duties include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Proactively attains a safe and healthy work environment for all employees
  • Provide telephone / e-mail customer support on the operation and use of Mazak Products.
  • Provide part processing / Machine recommendations to best produce customer parts as the stated part volumes.
  • Calculate time study estimates of machine cycle time.
  • Calculate a cost to manufacture customer parts including labor, and tooling/ work holding costs.
  • Conceptually design work holding and tooling as needed to support the manufacture of customer parts.
  • Demonstrate machine operation and machine features at trade shows and open house events.
  • Safely rig and install machines in Technology Centers and at trade show events. Provide customer training on safe machine operation and detailed machine functions at the customer facility.
  • Perform test cuts to demonstrate machine capability / prove processing concepts.
  • Perform full turn key process development and testing including statistical analysis of part measurement.
  • Approximately 15% of travel is required

Education/Certification:

  • Associates degree in a related technical field plus two years of experience in a machine tool related field, or five to seven years' experience in a related position.
  • Bachelors degree in related field is preferred

Skills:

  • Both written and oral communication skills.
  • Mechanical ability to build fixtures, assemble tools and rig and level machines. Computer skills with Spreadsheets, Presentation Software, and CAD systems.

If interested please e-mail your resume to resumes@mazakcorp.com.

EOE, including disability/vets

CNC Maintenance Technician – FLORENCE, KY

CNC Maintenance Technician – FLORENCE, KY

The CNC Maintenance Technician will maintain and repair CNC machines at Mazak Corporation’s Headquarters in Florence, KY. This is a second shift position working Monday through Thursday from 3:30pm to 2:00am.

Scope and Responsibilities:

Essential duties include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Proactively attains a safe and healthy work environment for all employees
  • Diagnose and repair mechanical, electrical and software problems on machines and accessories
  • Perform preventative maintenance tasks
  • Test operation of machines and accessories
  • Complete reports documenting installation, assessment of reported problem, repairs completed, and parts installed
  • Utilize various test equipment for trouble shooting purpose, indicators, test bars, clamp force, gages, etc.

Education/Certification:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent is required
  • 2 yr. Manufacturing degree or Vocational School is preferred

Skills:

  • Strong electrical background
  • Proven mechanical aptitude with Mechanical Aptitude test
  • Previous experience with troubleshooting and repairing CNC machines
  • Experience with machine alignments and levelling
  • Experience with test equipment including electrical meters
  • Ability to work in high pressure situations
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs on a repetitive daily basis.
  • Heavier lifting in excess of 50lbs on periodic basis
  • Ability to problem solve depending on situation.

To apply please send resumes to resumes@mazakcorp.com.

EOE, including disability/vets

CNC Programming Training Instructor – Florence, KY

CNC Programming Training Instructor – Florence, KY

Mazak is looking for a CNC Programming Training Instructor to train customers and internal employees on the operation and programming of Mazak machine tools. This position works our of our National Technology Center in Florence, KY and reports to the National Training Manager.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Proactively attains a safe and healthy work environment for all employees.
  • Create training manuals and documentation to support customer and employee training courses.
  • Create eLearning courses to support customer and employee training.
  • Develop curriculum for Programming and Operator Training classes.

Skills:

  • Knowledge of tooling and workpiece setup
  • Knowledge of CAD/CAM systems and post processors
  • Knowledge of macros and probing cycles
  • Ability to create technical publications that accurately convey material relevant to training
  • Excellent communication and public speaking skills

Required education and experience:

  • 2 or 4 year degree in relevant field
  • 5 years of CNC operator and programming background

To apply please send resumes to resumes@mazakcorp.com.

EOE, including disability/vets

CNC SETUP OPERATOR – Florence, KY

CNC SETUP OPERATOR – Florence, KY

Mazak is looking for a CNC Setup Operator to join the Flexible Manufacturing Department on second shift. The CNC Set Up Operator will maintain and monitor 4 large 5 face machining centers to meet the production demand. Ensuring the equipment is properly set up and running the most efficiently as possible. The hours for second shift are Monday through Thursday 3:30pm to 2:00am.

Scope and Responsibilities:

Essential duties include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Proactively attains a safe and healthy work environment for all employees
  • Load and unload large cast iron work piece on machines to run production parts
  • Use overhead crane to set up and load fixtures onto machine using general hand tools, scales, and tape measures
  • Program starts, re-starts and or rework using G&M code programming logic
  • Skim cut fixtures to machine for accurate work holding
  • Setup, change and maintain tooling as needed
  • Maintain equipment for good working operation
  • Maintain oil, lube and coolant on a daily/weekly basis
  • Perform accuracy checks where applicable and record for ISO documentation using metric gaging

Education/Certification:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent is required
  • 2 yr. Manufacturing degree or Vocational School is preferred
  • Hands on training as a CNC Machine operator or Set up Operator in related field is required

Skills:

  • Previous CNC equipment operation background
  • Familiar with G&M code programming
  • Ability to do set up work – set up of fixtures using common hand tools, scales and measuring tape.
  • Experience with skim cutting fixtures to machine for accurate work holding
  • Ability to use indicators, micrometers & bore gages for part inspections and set up.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Good understanding of metric system
  • Overhead crane experience
  • 5 face machining background is a plus
  • Working knowledge of different types of tooling is a plus

To apply please send resumes to resumes@mazakcorp.com.

EOE, including disability/vets

Electrical Engineer – Sales Engineering – Florence, KY

Electrical Engineer – Sales Engineering – Florence, KY

This position requires the Electrical Engineer to be capable of creating/supporting/integrating electrical machine options through the development of PLC programming modifications, cable assembly and electrical component drawings. Duties are not limited to day-to-day support for all technical issues related to sales and customer specific projects.

Scope and Responsibilities:

Essential duties include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Proactively attains a safe and healthy work environment for all employees.
  • Support preorder clarification of customer option requirements.
  • Design and detailing of electrical schematics as required for multiple machine projects.
  • Tasks include the design and detailing of: System components layout, specification of electrical components, cable routing and PLC modification.
  • Design administrative duties include: Attendance at project design reviews, prepare necessary documentation including electrical Bill of Materials, electrical drawings, operation manuals and final electrical drawing file control.
  • Work within electrical design project budgets.
  • Work as a member of a project team to complete project goals.
  • Assume the lead design engineer role on assigned project goals.
  • Maintain and track personal workload.
  • Additional tasks and special projects as assigned.

Education/Certification:

  • Associate degree in electrical or related engineering discipline is mandatory. Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent education), or equivalent relevant experience is preferred.

Experience:

  • Three (3) years’ experience within a related field.

Skills:

  • Working knowledge of the machining CNC industry.
  • Knowledge of electrical designs and design techniques in accordance with NFPA 70, UL, CE standards.
  • Computer literate with knowledge of computer aided design software techniques. (MS Office, 2D CAD techniques – AutoCAD preferred).
  • Willingness to travel 10 – 15% of the time.
  • Familiarization with industrial networking protocols such as Ethernet IP, Profibus, CC-Link.
  • Experience with various programming languages such as C++, C#, Visual Basic, Python is a plus, but not required.
  • Knowledge in Mitsubishi PLC programming is highly desirable.
  • Knowledge in designing circuits using 24VDC up to 480VDC.

If interested please e-mail your resume to resumes@mazakcorp.com.

EOE, including disability/vets

Export Compliance Coordinator – Florence, KY

Export Compliance Coordinator - Florence, KY

Mazak is looking for an Export Compliance Coordinator at the Florence, KY headquarters. The Export Compliance Coordinator processes and approves all the Mazak used machines movements as well coordinating the export, delivery, and compliance screening of shipments of new machine orders. Identifies processes and implements procedures for full compliance by the company under US Customs regulatory requirements. Properly communicates to all internal resources any laws or requirements.

Scope and Responsibilities:

Essential duties include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Process / approve used Mazak machines movements to allow parts and service to new end users.
  • Process Self Check Sheets for Japan new machines sale.
  • Prepare and coordinate export documentation (commercial invoices, packing lists, EEI filings in Automated Commercial Environment (ACE) AES Direct, bill of ladings, certificate of origins & U.S. Manufacture’s Affidavits).
  • Send pre-alert emails with shipment notifications and export documentation to customers.
  • Ensure a 100% level of compliance with government agencies including U.S. Department of Commerce, U.S. Customs and Border Protection or any other agency including Denied parties listings.
  • Serve as liaison with U.S. Freight Forwarders, U.S. Customs Brokers and Carriers on the export/import and logistics processes.
  • Work with sales and accounting department directly on letter of credits, payment invoices & collection of payments based on payment terms.
  • Track international shipments up to delivery.
  • Obtain truck, ocean, and air freight quotes with carriers.
  • Maintain data/records in accordance with compliance regulations.
  • Process claims for lost and damaged packages.
  • Scan New machine completed folders
  • Create machine PO Status Check Sheet for folders.

Education/Certification:

  • 2 to 4 years of experience in Export Compliance.

Skills:

  • Team player
  • Must be able to work independently and meet deadlines.
  • Computer skills (Excel, Word, Power Point, etc.) to prepare weekly and monthly reports
  • Analytical Skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively with internal and external stakeholder
  • Ability to work well under pressure

If interested please e-mail your resume to resumes@mazakcorp.com.

EOE, including disability/vets

Export Compliance Manager – Florence, KY

Export Compliance Manager - Florence, KY

Mazak corporation is looking for an Export Compliance Manager to manage and support the team members to ensure the machine shipments are done in a timely manner following the U.S. Export Regulations and other applicable regulations as well as in accordance with Mazak Policies. This position report to the Export Department located at the Florence, KY headquarters.

Scope and Responsibilities:

Essential duties include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Manage international shipments to ensure compliance with Export Administration Regulations (EAR) and federal trade regulations.
  • Obtain export licenses; re-export licenses and commodity classification rulings administered by the Bureau of Industry & Security (BIS) of the U.S. Department of Commerce via Simplified Network Application Process Redesign (SNAP-R).
  • Monitor and conduct prohibited party screening on all export shipments.
  • Ensure coordination for the movement of goods from shipper’s door to international destination(s) via truck, air, and ocean are 100% accurate.
  • Interact with internal Legal Counsel on compliance and regulatory requirements.
  • Review contracts and purchase orders for trade compliance.
  • Daily communication with customers & internal sales regions on export requirements and incoterms for new purchase orders.
  • Determine Export Control Classification Numbers (ECCN) & U.S. Harmonized Tariff Schedule Codes.
  • Coordinate with U.S. Customs Brokers to obtain in-bond movements (T&E, I.T., I.E.) for immediate export from U.S port of entry.
  • Evaluate Freight Forwarder/Customs Broker/Carrier performances and negotiate domestic and international freight rates.
  • Maintain data/records in accordance with compliance regulations.
  • Prepare monthly payment/shipment status reports for Business Process Improvement meetings.
  • Prepare monthly shipment forecast reports.
  • Conduct training on export compliance and other related topics among regional sales teams and distributors.
  • Serve as a point of contact for advice, resources, education, and coordination of export compliance.
  • May require domestic and international travel.
  • Perform yearly performance reviews.

Education/Certification:

  • Bachelor’s degree is required or 10-years of experience in Export Compliance.

Skills:

  • Knowledge of U.S. Export Laws
  • Team player
  • Must be able to work independently and meet deadlines.
  • Computer skills (Excel, Word, Power Point, etc.) to prepare weekly and monthly reports
  • Analytical Skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively with internal and external stakeholder
  • Ability to work well under pressure

[The above job description represents the essential and most significant duties of the position. It is not intended to exclude other work assignments & responsibilities not mentioned herein.]

If interested please e-mail your resume to resumes@mazakcorp.com.

EOE, including disability/vets

Field Service Technician – Bohemia, NY

Field Service Technician: Bohemia, NY

We are currently searching for a candidate who will install equipment, train customers, execute warranty repairs and provide after warranty service on CNC Lathes and Machining Centers. Field Service Technicians are assigned Regional responsibilities and operate directly from their residences. This position reports to the Northeast Technology Center in Hartford, CT. Duties involve overnight travel from home to various customer facilities, located primarily in the Bohemia, NY area. Travel is required.

Scope and Responsibilities:

  • Proactively attains a safe and healthy work environment for all employees
  • Install machines and accessories at customer sites. Installation includes all necessary assembly, leveling, aligning, adjusting, calibrating and wiring of machines and accessories.
  • Diagnose and repair mechanical, electrical and software problems on machines and accessories at customer sites.
  • Test operation of machines and accessories after completing installation or repair
  • Train customers on functions of the machines
  • Learn new machines features and accessories as they become available
  • Complete reports documenting installation, assessment of reported problem, repairs completed, parts installed
  • Travel is required. Assignments will require overnight or multiple night stay.
  • Utilize various test equipment for trouble shooting purpose, indicators, test bars, clamp force, gages, etc.

Education/Certification:

  • 2-year technical training in electronics, mechanical or machine tool assembly
  • 1-3 years of experience in Field Service
  • High School Diploma

Skills:

  • Read/understand engineering drawings
  • Ability to work on own or in group while completing necessary tasks
  • Ability to understand PLC
  • HYD/Pneumatic circuits
  • General computer skills
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs on a repetitive daily basis.
  • Heavier lifting in excess of 50lbs on periodic basis
  • Ability to problem solve depending on situation.
  • Sound writing and reporting skills.
  • Strong people skills.

If interested please e-mail your resume to resumes@mazakcorp.com.

EOE, including disability/vets

Field Service Technician – Des Moines, IA

Field Service Technician: Des Moines, IA

We are currently searching for a candidate who will install equipment, train customers, execute warranty repairs and provide after warranty service on CNC Lathes and Machining Centers. Field Service Technicians are assigned Regional responsibilities and operate directly from their residences. This position reports to the Midwest Technology Center in Schaumburg, IL. Duties involve overnight travel from home to various customer facilities, located primarily in the Des Moines, IA area. Travel is required.

Scope and Responsibilities:

  • Proactively attains a safe and healthy work environment for all employees
  • Install machines and accessories at customer sites. Installation includes all necessary assembly, leveling, aligning, adjusting, calibrating and wiring of machines and accessories.
  • Diagnose and repair mechanical, electrical and software problems on machines and accessories at customer sites.
  • Test operation of machines and accessories after completing installation or repair
  • Train customers on functions of the machines
  • Learn new machines features and accessories as they become available
  • Complete reports documenting installation, assessment of reported problem, repairs completed, parts installed
  • Travel is required. Assignments will require overnight or multiple night stay.
  • Utilize various test equipment for trouble shooting purpose, indicators, test bars, clamp force, gages, etc.

Education/Certification:

  • 2-year technical training in electronics, mechanical or machine tool assembly
  • 1-3 years of experience in Field Service
  • High School Diploma

Skills:

  • Read/understand engineering drawings
  • Ability to work on own or in group while completing necessary tasks
  • Ability to understand PLC
  • HYD/Pneumatic circuits
  • General computer skills
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs on a repetitive daily basis.
  • Heavier lifting in excess of 50lbs on periodic basis
  • Ability to problem solve depending on situation.
  • Sound writing and reporting skills.
  • Strong people skills.

If interested please e-mail your resume to resumes@mazakcorp.com.

EOE, including disability/vets

Field Service Technician – Fort Wayne, IN

Field Service Technician: Fort Wayne, IN

We are currently searching for a candidate who will install equipment, train customers, execute warranty repairs and provide after warranty service on CNC Lathes and Machining Centers. Field Service Technicians are assigned Regional responsibilities and operate directly from their residences. This position reports to the National Technology Center in Florence, KY. Duties involve overnight travel from home to various customer facilities, located primarily in the Fort Wayne, IN area. Travel is required.

Scope and Responsibilities:

  • Proactively attains a safe and healthy work environment for all employees
  • Install machines and accessories at customer sites. Installation includes all necessary assembly, leveling, aligning, adjusting, calibrating and wiring of machines and accessories.
  • Diagnose and repair mechanical, electrical and software problems on machines and accessories at customer sites.
  • Test operation of machines and accessories after completing installation or repair
  • Train customers on functions of the machines
  • Learn new machines features and accessories as they become available
  • Complete reports documenting installation, assessment of reported problem, repairs completed, parts installed
  • Travel is required. Assignments will require overnight or multiple night stay.
  • Utilize various test equipment for trouble shooting purpose, indicators, test bars, clamp force, gages, etc.

Education/Certification:

  • 2-year technical training in electronics, mechanical or machine tool assembly
  • 1-3 years of experience in Field Service
  • High School Diploma

Skills:

  • Read/understand engineering drawings
  • Ability to work on own or in group while completing necessary tasks
  • Ability to understand PLC
  • HYD/Pneumatic circuits
  • General computer skills
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs on a repetitive daily basis.
  • Heavier lifting in excess of 50lbs on periodic basis
  • Ability to problem solve depending on situation.
  • Sound writing and reporting skills.
  • Strong people skills.

If interested please e-mail your resume to resumes@mazakcorp.com.

EOE, including disability/vets

Field Service Technician – Grand Rapids, MI

Field Service Technician: Grand Rapids, MI

We are currently searching for a candidate who will install equipment, train customers, execute warranty repairs and provide after warranty service on CNC Lathes and Machining Centers. Field Service Technicians are assigned Regional responsibilities and operate directly from their residences. This position reports to the Midwest Technology Center in Schaumburg, IL. Duties involve overnight travel from home to various customer facilities, located primarily in the Grand Rapids, MI area. Travel is required.

Scope and Responsibilities:

  • Proactively attains a safe and healthy work environment for all employees
  • Install machines and accessories at customer sites. Installation includes all necessary assembly, leveling, aligning, adjusting, calibrating and wiring of machines and accessories.
  • Diagnose and repair mechanical, electrical and software problems on machines and accessories at customer sites.
  • Test operation of machines and accessories after completing installation or repair
  • Train customers on functions of the machines
  • Learn new machines features and accessories as they become available
  • Complete reports documenting installation, assessment of reported problem, repairs completed, parts installed
  • Travel is required. Assignments will require overnight or multiple night stay.
  • Utilize various test equipment for trouble shooting purpose, indicators, test bars, clamp force, gages, etc.

Education/Certification:

  • 2-year technical training in electronics, mechanical or machine tool assembly
  • 1-3 years of experience in Field Service
  • High School Diploma

Skills:

  • Read/understand engineering drawings
  • Ability to work on own or in group while completing necessary tasks
  • Ability to understand PLC
  • HYD/Pneumatic circuits
  • General computer skills
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs on a repetitive daily basis.
  • Heavier lifting in excess of 50lbs on periodic basis
  • Ability to problem solve depending on situation.
  • Sound writing and reporting skills.
  • Strong people skills.

If interested please e-mail your resume to resumes@mazakcorp.com.

EOE, including disability/vets

Field Service Technician – GREENSBURG, IN

Field Service Technician: GREENSBURG, IN

We are currently searching for a candidate who will install equipment, train customers, execute warranty repairs and provide after warranty service on CNC Lathes and Machining Centers. Field Service Technicians are assigned Regional responsibilities and operate directly from their residences. This position reports to the National Technology Center in Florence, KY. Duties involve overnight travel from home to various customer facilities, located primarily in the Greensburg, IN area. Travel is required.

Scope and Responsibilities:

  • Proactively attains a safe and healthy work environment for all employees
  • Install machines and accessories at customer sites. Installation includes all necessary assembly, leveling, aligning, adjusting, calibrating and wiring of machines and accessories.
  • Diagnose and repair mechanical, electrical and software problems on machines and accessories at customer sites.
  • Test operation of machines and accessories after completing installation or repair
  • Train customers on functions of the machines
  • Learn new machines features and accessories as they become available
  • Complete reports documenting installation, assessment of reported problem, repairs completed, parts installed
  • Travel is required. Assignments will require overnight or multiple night stay.
  • Utilize various test equipment for trouble shooting purpose, indicators, test bars, clamp force, gages, etc.

Education/Certification:

  • 2-year technical training in electronics, mechanical or machine tool assembly
  • 1-3 years of experience in Field Service
  • High School Diploma

Skills:

  • Read/understand engineering drawings
  • Ability to work on own or in group while completing necessary tasks
  • Ability to understand PLC
  • HYD/Pneumatic circuits
  • General computer skills
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs on a repetitive daily basis.
  • Heavier lifting in excess of 50lbs on periodic basis
  • Ability to problem solve depending on situation.
  • Sound writing and reporting skills.
  • Strong people skills.

If interested please e-mail your resume to resumes@mazakcorp.com.

EOE, including disability/vets

Field Service Technician – Houma, LA

Field Service Technician: Houma, LA

We are currently searching for a candidate who will install equipment, train customers, execute warranty repairs and provide after warranty service on CNC Lathes and Machining Centers. Field Service Technicians are assigned Regional responsibilities and operate directly from their residences. This position reports to the Southwest Technology Center in Houston, TX. Duties involve overnight travel from home to various customer facilities, located primarily in the Houma, LA area. Travel is required.

Scope and Responsibilities:

  • Proactively attains a safe and healthy work environment for all employees
  • Install machines and accessories at customer sites. Installation includes all necessary assembly, leveling, aligning, adjusting, calibrating and wiring of machines and accessories.
  • Diagnose and repair mechanical, electrical and software problems on machines and accessories at customer sites.
  • Test operation of machines and accessories after completing installation or repair
  • Train customers on functions of the machines
  • Learn new machines features and accessories as they become available
  • Complete reports documenting installation, assessment of reported problem, repairs completed, parts installed
  • Travel is required. Assignments will require overnight or multiple night stay.
  • Utilize various test equipment for trouble shooting purpose, indicators, test bars, clamp force, gages, etc.

Education/Certification:

  • 2-year technical training in electronics, mechanical or machine tool assembly
  • 1-3 years of experience in Field Service
  • High School Diploma

Skills:

  • Read/understand engineering drawings
  • Ability to work on own or in group while completing necessary tasks
  • Ability to understand PLC
  • HYD/Pneumatic circuits
  • General computer skills
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs on a repetitive daily basis.
  • Heavier lifting in excess of 50lbs on periodic basis
  • Ability to problem solve depending on situation.
  • Sound writing and reporting skills.
  • Strong people skills.

If interested please e-mail your resume to resumes@mazakcorp.com.

EOE, including disability/vets

Field Service Technician – Lawrence, MA

Field Service Technician: Lawrence, MA

We are currently searching for a candidate who will install equipment, train customers, execute warranty repairs and provide after warranty service on CNC Lathes and Machining Centers. Field Service Technicians are assigned Regional responsibilities and operate directly from their residences. This position reports to the Northeast Technology Center in Hartford, CT. Duties involve overnight travel from home to various customer facilities, located primarily in the Lawrence, MA area. Travel is required.

Scope and Responsibilities:

  • Proactively attains a safe and healthy work environment for all employees
  • Install machines and accessories at customer sites. Installation includes all necessary assembly, leveling, aligning, adjusting, calibrating and wiring of machines and accessories.
  • Diagnose and repair mechanical, electrical and software problems on machines and accessories at customer sites.
  • Test operation of machines and accessories after completing installation or repair
  • Train customers on functions of the machines
  • Learn new machines features and accessories as they become available
  • Complete reports documenting installation, assessment of reported problem, repairs completed, parts installed
  • Travel is required. Assignments will require overnight or multiple night stay.
  • Utilize various test equipment for trouble shooting purpose, indicators, test bars, clamp force, gages, etc.

Education/Certification:

  • 2-year technical training in electronics, mechanical or machine tool assembly
  • 1-3 years of experience in Field Service
  • High School Diploma

Skills:

  • Read/understand engineering drawings
  • Ability to work on own or in group while completing necessary tasks
  • Ability to understand PLC
  • HYD/Pneumatic circuits
  • General computer skills
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs on a repetitive daily basis.
  • Heavier lifting in excess of 50lbs on periodic basis
  • Ability to problem solve depending on situation.
  • Sound writing and reporting skills.
  • Strong people skills.

If interested please e-mail your resume to resumes@mazakcorp.com.

EOE, including disability/vets

Field Service Technician – Milwaukee, WI

Field Service Technician: Milwaukee, WI

We are currently searching for a candidate who will install equipment, train customers, execute warranty repairs and provide after warranty service on CNC Lathes and Machining Centers. Field Service Technicians are assigned Regional responsibilities and operate directly from their residences. This position reports to the Midwest Technology Center in Schaumburg, IL. Duties involve overnight travel from home to various customer facilities, located primarily in the Milwaukee, WI area. Travel is required.

Scope and Responsibilities:

  • Proactively attains a safe and healthy work environment for all employees
  • Install machines and accessories at customer sites. Installation includes all necessary assembly, leveling, aligning, adjusting, calibrating and wiring of machines and accessories.
  • Diagnose and repair mechanical, electrical and software problems on machines and accessories at customer sites.
  • Test operation of machines and accessories after completing installation or repair
  • Train customers on functions of the machines
  • Learn new machines features and accessories as they become available
  • Complete reports documenting installation, assessment of reported problem, repairs completed, parts installed
  • Travel is required. Assignments will require overnight or multiple night stay.
  • Utilize various test equipment for trouble shooting purpose, indicators, test bars, clamp force, gages, etc.

Education/Certification:

  • 2-year technical training in electronics, mechanical or machine tool assembly
  • 1-3 years of experience in Field Service
  • High School Diploma

Skills:

  • Read/understand engineering drawings
  • Ability to work on own or in group while completing necessary tasks
  • Ability to understand PLC
  • HYD/Pneumatic circuits
  • General computer skills
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs on a repetitive daily basis.
  • Heavier lifting in excess of 50lbs on periodic basis
  • Ability to problem solve depending on situation.
  • Sound writing and reporting skills.
  • Strong people skills.

If interested please e-mail your resume to resumes@mazakcorp.com.

EOE, including disability/vets

Field Service Technician – SCHAUMBURG, IL

FIELD SERVICE TECHNICIAN: SCHAUMBURG, IL

We are currently searching for a candidate who will install equipment, train customers, execute warranty repairs and provide after warranty service on CNC Lathes and Machining Centers. Field Service Technicians are assigned Regional responsibilities and operate directly from their residences. This position reports to the Midwest Technology Center in Schaumburg, IL. Duties involve overnight travel from home to various customer facilities, located primarily in the Schaumburg, IL area. Travel is required.

Scope and Responsibilities:

  • Proactively attains a safe and healthy work environment for all employees
  • Install machines and accessories at customer sites. Installation includes all necessary assembly, leveling, aligning, adjusting, calibrating and wiring of machines and accessories.
  • Diagnose and repair mechanical, electrical and software problems on machines and accessories at customer sites.
  • Test operation of machines and accessories after completing installation or repair
  • Train customers on functions of the machines
  • Learn new machines features and accessories as they become available
  • Complete reports documenting installation, assessment of reported problem, repairs completed, parts installed
  • Travel is required. Assignments will require overnight or multiple night stay.
  • Utilize various test equipment for trouble shooting purpose, indicators, test bars, clamp force, gages, etc.

Education/Certification:

  • 2-year technical training in electronics, mechanical or machine tool assembly
  • 1-3 years of experience in Field Service
  • High School Diploma

Skills:

  • Read/understand engineering drawings
  • Ability to work on own or in group while completing necessary tasks
  • Ability to understand PLC
  • HYD/Pneumatic circuits
  • General computer skills
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs on a repetitive daily basis.
  • Heavier lifting in excess of 50lbs on periodic basis
  • Ability to problem solve depending on situation.
  • Sound writing and reporting skills.
  • Strong people skills.

If interested please e-mail your resume to resumes@mazakcorp.com.

EOE, including disability/vets

IT Infrastructure Manager – Florence, KY

IT Infrastructure Manager – Florence, KY

The Mazak IT Infrastructure Manager (ITIM) leads the design, development and implementation of IT services and solutions with an emphasis on systems infrastructure for all North American locations. The role is responsible for managing day-to-day activities with a team of Operations personnel in all areas related to helpdesk, desktop support, servers, network and cloud hardware and software. The ITIM should have excellent technical skills, attention to detail, and the ability to adhere to deadlines. The ITIM should also monitor the cost associated with all infrastructure projects and provide recommendations for cost savings.

Scope and Responsibilities:

  • Manage and oversee all personnel and functions related to IT Infrastructure Operations: IT Helpdesk, Change Management, Problem Management, Incident Management as it relates to quality, performance and risk by setting or refining process, procedure, policy and standards.
  • Manage all day-to-day IT Operation activities, ensuring the integrity, security and high availability of services for Mazak user population
  • Provide leadership to leverage technologies, processes and disciplines for delivery of best-in-class methods. Readily recognizes system deficiencies, recommends, and implements effective solutions.
  • Collaborate with the other IT Managers defining overall goals of the IT department including short and long-term planning
  • Assist the IT staff deploying, maintaining, and supporting hardware and software
  • Project Management - prepare project proposals, scope and budgets; monitors project timelines and milestones. Works closely with IT team, project teams, vendors, and outside contacts to ensure timely and efficient completion of projects.
  • Personnel Management - Manage ITOM team members performance appraisals, training, relevant feedback, assist in the hiring process, conduct team meetings, priority management,
  • Effectively communicates with all levels of the organization to ensure technology and user needs are identified and met.
  • Be a key member of the On-Call group providing 24x7 level support for our application suite on multiple platforms and environments including troubleshooting, debugging and problem resolution.

Education/Certification

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technologies or Computer Science.

Preferred Skills:

  • 5+ years’ experience in IT management
  • Experience with ITSM/ITIL role managing enterprise IT infrastructure
  • Experience in the governance of vendors and service providers
  • Knowledge and understanding of industry trends and new technologies
  • Knowledge and experience in Microsoft suite of products
  • Proven leadership, management, and customer service skills.
  • Practical experience generating process documentation and reports.
  • Proficient technical writing capabilities specifically around recommendations, policies, and training.

If interested please e-mail your resume to resumes@mazakcorp.com.

EOE, including disability/vets

Mechanical Assembler – Florence, KY

Mechanical Assembler – Florence, KY

Mazak is looking for a Mechanical Assembler to install the mechanical and electrical components on machine tools manufactured by Mazak. This is a first shift position located at our Florence, KY Headquarters.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Install a variety of parts and sub-assemblies onto machine tools as part of the manufacturing process
  • Read and interpret assembly drawings for new machines and components
  • Assure all parts required for complete assembly of machine are delivered to the assembly location
  • Align, adjust and modify sheet metal components to assure proper fit onto the machine
  • Install electrical components and parts needed for specific machines.
  • Visually inspect machines for appearance issues, notify lead/supervisor of bad welds, grinder marks, paint scrapes, etc.
  • Operate crane to lift and install heavy items: examples: hydraulic pump assembly, transformers, etc.
  • Use of walk behind forklift to transport parts
  • Use a variety of hand tools, including drills, grinders, and air-powered tools, when installing parts and sub-assemblies
  • Fill out necessary check sheet
  • Maintain a clean and orderly work environment
  • Assist in the training of new employees when needed

Skills:

  • Basic mechanical skills
  • Use of hand tools
  • Use of power tools
  • Crane training
  • Walk behind fork truck training

Required education and experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • Previous machine tool experience is preferred

To apply please send resumes to resumes@mazakcorp.com.

EOE, including disability/vets

Mechanical Engineer – Florence, KY

Mechanical Engineer – Florence, KY

Mazak Corporation is looking for a Mechanical Engineer to join the Production Engineering department at the Florence, KY headquarters. This position requires a candidate capable to perform tasks ranging from initial concept development / proposal to design and production of CNC Machine Tools for Mazak Corp. Duties are not limited to day-to-day support for all technical details related to the production of Machine Tool equipment.

Scope and Responsibilities:

Essential duties include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Proactively attains a safe and healthy work environment for all employees
  • Interpret requirements for standardized and customer specific equipment.
  • Design & detailing of mechanical features of the machine tool.
    • Tasks include the design, detailing, and maintaining of all machine related systems including; High precision components, fabricated items, hydraulic/pneumatic/cooling circuits.
    • Design administrative duties include attendance at design reviews, prepare necessary documentation including bill of materials, mechanical drawings, maintenance and parts manuals, Instruction and check sheet documents, Sales documentation.
  • Troubleshoot machine related mechanical issues.
  • Execute design tasks using 2D & 3D CAD pkgs
  • Cleary communicate design intent in writing.
  • Assume lead design engineer role on assigned projects.
  • Maintain and track personal workload.
  • Travel up to 10% to 15% of the time.

Education/Certification:

  • High School Diploma reuired
  • Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent education), or equivalent relevant experience is preferred.
  • Knowledge of CNC programming and/or Machine Tool capability is highly desirable

Skills:

  • Candidates should have knowledge of mechanical/pneumatic designs and design techniques.
  • Candidates must be computer literate with knowledge of computer aided design software techniques. (MS Office, 2D and 3D CAD techniques - Solidworks preferred).

To apply please send resumes to resumes@mazakcorp.com.

EOE, including disability/vets

Office Coordinator – Fremont, CA

Office Coordinator – Fremont, CA

To perform several administrative, support, and customer service tasks and to ensure efficient operation of the Fremont office environment.

Scope and Responsibilities:

Essential duties include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Proactively attains a safe healthy and clean work environment for all employees
  • Monitoring and ordering inventory for office and break room supplies
  • Managing incoming and outgoing correspondence, including phone calls, emails, faxes, mail, and packages
  • Cordially greeting visitors.
  • Maintain calendar of events for the Northern California territory.

Education/Certification:

  • High school Diploma or GED required
  • 2-year administration degree or experience equivalent preferred

Skills:

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and Teams
  • Proficient in Adobe Suite
  • Good organizational skills

To apply please send resumes to resumes@mazakcorp.com.

EOE, including disability/vets

Mechanical Assembler – Florence, KY

Mechanical Assembler – Florence, KY

Mazak is looking for a Mechanical Assembler to install the mechanical and electrical components on machine tools manufactured by Mazak. This is a first shift position located at our Florence, KY Headquarters.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Install a variety of parts and sub-assemblies onto machine tools as part of the manufacturing process
  • Read and interpret assembly drawings for new machines and components
  • Assure all parts required for complete assembly of machine are delivered to the assembly location
  • Align, adjust and modify sheet metal components to assure proper fit onto the machine
  • Install electrical components and parts needed for specific machines.
  • Visually inspect machines for appearance issues, notify lead/supervisor of bad welds, grinder marks, paint scrapes, etc.
  • Operate crane to lift and install heavy items: examples: hydraulic pump assembly, transformers, etc.
  • Use of walk behind forklift to transport parts
  • Use a variety of hand tools, including drills, grinders, and air-powered tools, when installing parts and sub-assemblies
  • Fill out necessary check sheet
  • Maintain a clean and orderly work environment
  • Assist in the training of new employees when needed

Skills:

  • Basic mechanical skills
  • Use of hand tools
  • Use of power tools
  • Crane training
  • Walk behind fork truck training

Required education and experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • Previous machine tool experience is preferred

To apply please send resumes to resumes@mazakcorp.com.

EOE, including disability/vets

Paralegal – Florence, KY

Paralegal – Florence, KY

This position is accountable to the Legal Department in support of corporate compliance matters, contract management, litigation support and other related legal projects and assignments.

Scope and Responsibilities:

Essential duties include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Proactively attains a safe and healthy work environment for all employees.
  • Assist with compliance programs.
  • Reviews, tracks, and monitors regulatory changes that could impact the company’s products or processes.
  • Assists with implementing changes to contracts between buyer/seller to comply with company terms and conditions of sale.
  • Support litigation, mediation, arbitration, and responses to customer issues and/or product liability issues.
  • Draft, file and manage documents such as NDA’s, standard agreements and Terms and Conditions of Sale reviewed and agreed upon by company and specific customers.
  • Draft legal correspondence and other documents as assigned.
  • Use virtual data rooms to upload and organize documents as required.
  • Maintains and files company records.
  • Coordinates and receives executive signatures for documents and materials
  • Produces documents related to the development and implementation of company policies and templates.
  • Reviews all Human Resources documents relating to hiring, exits, policies, and specific state mandates.
  • Works on special project assignments and initiatives.

Education/Certification:

  • Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university.
  • Paralegal certification a plus.

Experience:

  • Three to five years of experience in a corporate legal department – manufacturing setting is a plus.

Skills:

  • Proficient using Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Ability to multi-task.
  • Good organizational abilities.

To apply please send resumes to resumes@mazakcorp.com.

EOE, including disability/vets

Parts Logistics Support Representative – Florence, KY

Parts Logistics Support Representative – Florence, KY

Mazak is looking for a Parts Logistics Support Representative to join the team in the Parts department at our Florence, KY headquarters. This position provides logistic and system support for the Mazak North American Parts Center. The hours for this position are 10:00am to 7:00pm.

Scope and Responsibilities:

Essential duties include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Proactively attains a safe and healthy work environment for all employees.
  • Obtaining quotes and arranging part and accessory international and domestic shipments for customer orders and internal departments.
  • Order processing and inventory transactions.
  • Setting up new shipping customers.
  • Setting up material return authorizations.
  • Processing invoices and credits.
  • Monitoring system functions.

Education/Certification:

  • High school diploma or equivalent. One to three years of experience in a related position.

Skills:

  • Microsoft Office Suite.
  • PC based ERP sales and inventory systems.
  • Quoting or arranging freight shipments both international and domestic.
  • Providing international shipping documents such as commercial invoices.

To apply please send resumes to resumes@mazakcorp.com.

EOE, including disability/vets

Project Manager – Florence, KY

Project Manager – Florence, KY

Mazak Project Managers orchestrate all post sales order activities for machines and the accessories, including automation components, purchased with the equipment, through assembly, post assembly acceptance, shipment, installation, final acceptance at customers facility, and any follow up issues to be performed afterward. Project Engineering / Management is an adjunct of Mazak Sales Engineering Department.

Scope and Responsibilities:

Essential duties include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Communicate with end users, vendors, and associated suppliers to assist in the development of technical specifications / concepts for existing or pending operations / projects.
  • Prepare engineering requests and initiate inquires to vendors for existing or pending quotation purposes.
  • Assist sales and engineering teams in the development and preparation of technical documentation for existing or pending projects.
  • Perform specification reviews / responses in support of existing or pending projects.
  • Travel to meet with end users / vendors / and support entities when needed in support of existing or pending projects.
  • Prepares and maintain project timelines.
  • Assists in the scheduling of service support and training activities.

Singular activities are:

  • Organization
  • Planning
  • Coordination
  • Communication
  • Problem Solving / Resolution
  • Documentation
  • Reporting

Education/Certification:

A four-year technical degree is preferred. A two-year degree with extensive machine tool, or project management experience is required.

Skills:

Ability to communicate, use of basic computer skills, attention to detail, knowledge of organizational concepts and planning activities.

To apply please send resumes to resumes@mazakcorp.com.

EOE, including disability/vets

Project Engineering Manager – Florence, KY

Project Engineering Manager – Florence, KY

Manage the Project Engineering Department, assist Sales Engineering, Automation Engineering, Product Sales, Service, and Sales Administration on pre- and post-sales activities. Assign work to Project Managers, and Manage Large Projects as needed. Support and assist Mazak Corporate Staff, Regional General Managers, and Distributors as needed.

Essential Job Functions:

Essential duties include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Proactively attains a safe and healthy work environment for all employees
  • Direct activities of Project Engineering team.
  • Train Project Engineering team members.
  • Lead Project Managers to drive completion of customer orders on-time and within stated budget.
  • Assure all project contractual documentation is reviewed with the appropriate resources (internal and external) to verify that project requirements are clearly understood and achievable.
  • Identify, analyze and evaluate project risks; formulate and direct risk reduction activities.
  • Create and coordinate recovery plans when required.
  • Interact with Mazak associates.  Lead or assist in their efforts to achieve the goals of each project.
  • Communicate effectively with Mazak team members, end users, vendors, and associated suppliers to assist in the development of technical specifications / concepts for existing or pending operations / projects.
  • Prepare reports and document project activities for action by associates and project team members.
  • Perform specification reviews / responses in support of existing or pending projects.
  • Meet with end users / vendors / team members in support of existing or pending projects.
  • Prepare and maintain project timelines and associated documentation.
  • Assist in the scheduling of service support and training activities.

Singular activities are:

  • Organization
  • Planning and Coordination
  • Communication (written and verbal)
  • Problem Solving / Resolution
  • Documentation and Reporting
  • Customer Relationship Management
  • Team Building

Required education and experience:

A four-year degree is required.  Extensive project management experience and machine tool knowledge is preferred.  PMP Certification preferred.

Skills:

Effective communication, computer skills (MS office suite), attention to detail, group leadership, engineering acumen, understanding of the sales processes, relationship building, problem solving, stress management.

To apply please send resumes to resumes@mazakcorp.com.

EOE, including disability/vets

Powder Coat Painter – Florence, KY

Powder Coat Painter – Florence, KY

Mazak Corporation has a second Powder Coat Painter position open on second shift. Second shift hours are Monday through Thursday 3:30pm to 2:00am.

Scope and Responsibilities:

Essential duties include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Proactively attains a safe and healthy work environment for all employees
  • Hang metal parts on the automated conveyor line
  • Coat the light areas on the parts that the automatic guns miss
  • Remove and store coated parts on designated carts for delivery to assembly department
  • Participate in cleaning system between color changes with other associates
  • Hours in department are 5 am.- 3:30 pm. Monday through Friday
  • Some Saturday overtime is possible each month based on schedule needs

Education/Certification:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent preferred

Skills:

  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to lift parts up to 30-40 pounds onto hooks on conveyor line

To apply please send resumes to resumes@mazakcorp.com.

EOE, including disability/vets

Purchasing Agent – Florence, KY

Purchasing Agent – Florence, KY

Accountability: Mazak Corporation is looking for a Purchasing Agent to join the Purchasing department at the Florence, KY headquarters. The Purchasing Agent candidate will be able to communicate effectively and successfully negotiate pricing and delivery of needed components from domestic and international suppliers. Issuing purchase orders to suppliers and tracking or expediting delivery of purchased goods is a daily task. The Purchasing Agent must adhere to purchasing budgets for each supplier while maintaining proper inventory levels with an often-changing production schedule. Coordinating efforts between suppliers and engineering is an ongoing effort. It is necessary to forecast future product needs using a variety of tools to ensure product availability. Continuous supplier evaluation of pricing, product availability and quality is required. Making logistics decisions to ensure best value is another ongoing, daily task

Scope and Responsibilities:

Essential duties include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Issue and manage purchase orders to various suppliers for production and expense related items.
  • Control inventory levels to properly support production while managing W.I.P.
  • Negotiate pricing and delivery of all items and services provided by suppliers you manage.
  • Forecast future needs to ensure product availability at lowest cost.
  • Coordinate efforts of suppliers and engineering to ensure success.
  • Manage supplier performance in terms of quality, delivery, pricing, and product offering.
  • Work closely with and support internal customers to ensure satisfaction.
  • Cross train with Production Control and assist with duties as required.
  • Work closely with material handling department to ensure efficient flow of materials.
  • Find new suppliers as needed and manage corporate relationships.
  • Determine logistics plan for suppliers that ensures availability and affordability of items.
  • Ensure completion of the purchasing effort through all steps including receipt and invoice payment.
  • Provide accurate and timely delivery information for all items or services purchased.
  • Prepare and submit detailed reports as required.
  • Embrace and learn relevant new technology as it becomes available.
  • After hours contact with international suppliers is sometimes necessary
  • Adhere to corporate ISO policies and guidelines.
  • Cover for material control teammates as required.
  • Represent Mazak Corporation in a professional manner.
  • Assist in the physical inventory effort.
  • Project management is sometimes required.
  • Adherence to all corporate safety procedures is required.
  • Domestic and international travel sometimes required.

Education/Certification:

  • High school diploma or equivalent is required
  • Two year technical degree, Trade school degree or certificate is preferred

Skills:

  • Previous purchasing experience
  • Electrical and/or mechanical background / understanding is desired
  • Good time management skills and ability to meet deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Adaptability
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Must be able to work both independently and as a team.
  • Must have good computer skills, including Microsoft Office.
  • Successful candidates will be able to work under pressure.
  • High level of ethics and integrity is required.
  • Inventory control experience
  • Negotiation skills required covering all aspects of the purchasing process.
  • Ability to read mechanical and electrical drawings required.
  • Must have good problem-solving skills.

To apply please send resumes to resumes@mazakcorp.com.

EOE, including disability/vets

Sales Project Engineer – Florence, KY

Sales Project Engineer – Florence, KY

The Sales Project Engineer will work with the engineering group to quote machine options, share machine information, and act as a technical liaison between Mazak engineering (HQ and Factories), and Mazak Sales (Direct and Distributors), and 3rd party vendors and partners.

Scope and Responsibilities:

Essential duties include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Proactively attains a safe and healthy work environment for all employees.
  • Close engineering requests / quoting machine options, drawing requests, 3D model requests, and misc. detailed machine information
  • Technical liaison between Mazak engineering (HQ and Factories), and Mazak Sales (Direct and Distributors), and 3rd party vendors and partners.
  • Support assigned machine groups for customer option quotation and order processing support through installation
  • Work directly with Marketing, Purchasing, Production, Sales and Executive Management to develop industry leading machine tool solutions; research competitor products to ensure and maintain market leadership.
  • Collaborate with multi-disciplinary engineering teams, and work with vendors and contractors.
  • Ability to apply critical thinking and problem-solving techniques to evaluate complex information.
  • Create worksheets and pdf emails to document reaching conclusions. SPE will be assigned certain primary machine lines, and secondary machine lines.
  • Provide detailed documentation to assist project development and design process.
  • Monitor the engineering request database for new requests on their machines, and to put their name and date on the request and begin working on it.
  • CAD is not required but is desired.
  • Work proactively to promote teamwork at all levels.
  • Additional tasks and special projects as assigned.

Education/Certification:

  • Engineering degree is not required, but a technical degree is desired.

Experience:

  • Potential of demonstrating incremental technical and project responsibilities in a fast-paced, highly technical manufacturing environment; machine tool product experience preferred.

Skills:

  • Highly creative, investigative mindset – advanced problem-solving and critical thinking skills.
  • Team player with great interpersonal skills.
  • Commercial awareness with an understanding of end user applications.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to work well under pressure.

To apply please send resumes to resumes@mazakcorp.com.

EOE, including disability/vets

Service Technical and Project Support Specialist – Florence, KY

Service Technical and Project Support Specialist – Florence, KY

The Service Technical and Project Support Specialist will be responsible for training and support of Field Service Engineers and Service Personnel. Primary training and support will be for Vuforia Chalk, Microsoft Hololens, Mazak Technical Library, and the Learning Management System. This position works out of our National Technology Center located in Florence, KY and reports to the Training Manager.

Scope and Responsibilities:

Essential duties include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Proactively attains a safe and healthy work environment for all employees
  • Develop written and/or video procedures for the proper use of Vuforia Chalk
  • Coordinate with PTC (Vuforia Chalk supplier) on updates and new features of Vuforia Chalk
  • Develop written and/or video procedures for proper use of Microsoft Hololens and accompanying applications such as D365 Guides and Microsoft Remote Assist
  • Coordinate with I.T. Department to update the Mazak Technical Library to a cloud solution
  • Coordinate with the Training Department to assist in development of e-Learning content for the Learning Management System.
  • Edit and enhance e-Learning content developed by the Training Department and other departments

Education/Certification:

  • High School diploma or equivalent is required
  • Bachelor’s degree is preferred

Skills:

  • Technical publications
  • Experience in developing training materials involving various media types
  • Technical support experience
  • Background in CNC Machine Tools

To apply please send resumes to resumes@mazakcorp.com.

EOE, including disability/vets

Southeast Regional Service Manager – Suwanee, GA

Southeast Regional Service Manager – Suwanee, GA

Mazak is looking for a Southeast Regional Service Manager to join the Service team at the Southeast Technology Center. The Regional Service Manager is accountable to manage the Service Techs, Coordinators and Contractors engaged in the installation, service, and repair of Mazak equipment and machinery at customer sites in an assigned region.

Essential Job Functions:

Essential duties include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Proactively attains a safe and healthy work environment for all employees.
  • Establishes goals; develops and implements plans to ensure achievement of assigned goals.
  • Plans, assigns, and directs service work.
  • Interacts daily with customers and employees as required.
  • Receives customer request for service assistance.
  • Provides pay work estimates and quotes to external customers as required.
  • Initiates and assigns Field Service job orders.
  • Maintains services records in a Field Service database.
  • Prepares and reviews invoices for pay work.
  • Provides work scope information to internal customers as required.
  • Prepares and provides project schedule when required.
  • Receives and analyzes Service Representative’s inquiries.
  • Provides technical data or specific instructions to facilitate customer machine solutions.
  • Evaluates service activity on machines in and out of warranty to determine whether servicing will be on a charge or no-charge basis.
  • Initiates requests for repair parts.
  • Coordinates and expedites as required, repair parts to obtain realistic delivery dates.
  • Suggests and schedules investigative tests, repair, and rebuild as required.
  • Assists customers to resolution on issues associated with the company’s machine problems.
  • Develops, coaches and/or mentors direct reports.
  • Ensures consistent application of company policies and practices.
  • Handles unusual or difficult inquiries/situations through direct personal action or refers issue to the appropriate individual.
  • Compiles database of recurring complaints or problems on machines or with company personnel, and solutions for future reference.
  • Develops and implements training plans for direct reports.
  • Schedules and approves overtime, takes disciplinary action, as necessary.
  • Establishes and controls budgets.
  • Works overtime and/or off-shifts as required by business needs.
  • Works and interacts with other people on a regular basis.
  • Supervises service technicians in the assigned region.
  • Carries out all supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws.
  • Interviews, hires, and trains employees; plans, assigns, and directs work; completes performance evaluations; initiates salary adjustments; addresses complaints and resolves problems.

Required education and experience:

  • Three to six years related experience and/or training.

Skills:

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, including Microsoft Project.
  • Effective negotiations.
  • Good product knowledge.
  • Knowledge of costing and margins.
  • Customer and market knowledge.
  • Leadership and team building.
  • Ability to effectively communication – spoken, written, formal presentations.
  • Active listening.
  • Time management.
  • Problem solving.

To apply please send resumes to resumes@mazakcorp.com.

EOE, including disability/vets

Swiss Machine Applications Engineer – Florence, KY

Swiss Machine Applications Engineer – Florence, KY

Mazak Corporation is looking for a Swiss Machine Applications Engineer for the Florence, KY headquarters. The Swiss Application Engineer will be expected to review customer parts and drawings, select equipment, and develop the cutting tool package as well as specify collets, guide bushings, tooling, holders and coolant flow.

Scope and Responsibilities:

Essential duties include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Proactively attains a safe and healthy work environment for all employees
  • Managing turnkey projects, demonstrations, and other customer related projects to ensure they are completed on time and within budget
  • Conducting pre-sale activities and reviews including customer visits, evaluation of opportunities, machine assessment and recommendations, part processing recommendations and development of turnkey proposals
  • Making accurate cost estimates, writing engineering reports and proposals, interpreting plans and specifications
  • Developing/ implementing custom demonstrations and training customers in the safe set up and operation of CNC machining centers, turning centers, Swiss style and/ or multi-tasking machines
  • Possessing and maintaining an in-depth knowledge of machine tool industry and product lines represented by the company

Required education and experience:

  • Associates degree in a related technical field plus two years of experience in a machine tool related field, or five to seven years' experience in a related position.
  • Bachelors degree in related field is preferred

Skills:

  • Knowledge of swiss lathe M and G models is a must.
  • The ability to design special tools is a plus.
  • Knowledge of speeds, feeds and experience calculating cycle times and chip loads is needed.
  • Ability to develop & execute complete Swiss CNC process’ including programming, tooling, setup, optimization & runoff.
  • Candidates with cam software experience such as Esprit and/or Partmaker is preferred.
  • Candidates with experience developing macro programs for families of parts and common operations is required.
  • Adaptability, customer relation & teaching skills a must.
  • Ability to work independently.

If interested please e-mail your resume to resumes@mazakcorp.com.

EOE, including disability/vets

Welder - Florence, KY

Welder - Florence, KY

We are looking for a Welder to work in our Fabrication department at our Florence, KY headquarters. Welders weld and sand sheet metal parts to engineering specifications on the blueprints. This is a second shift position working Monday through Thursday 3:30pm to 2:00am.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Proactively attains a safe and healthy work environment for all employees
  • Read and interpret blueprints, welding prints and other drawings.
  • Select parts from laser cutting/press brake operation to weld and align parts according to specifications.
  • Weld parts to specific tolerances.
  • Modify or redesign existing parts if necessary.
  • Sand, grind, buff, taper and or tap fabricated parts to drawing specifications.
  • Design and build fixtures jigs to use in welding and assembly operations.
  • Must be able to set up and run MIG welding machines.
  • Operate overhead crane and use various hand tools including saws, shears, drills and grinders.
  • Prepare fabricated parts for painting
  • Visually inspect each part that is ready for paint.
  • Maintain a clean and orderly work area.

Skills:

  • Mig welding experience
  • Familiar with metric system
  • Blueprint reading experience
  • Autobody sanding experience is a plus
  • Must be knowledgeable of weld shrinkage factors and various welding techniques.
  • Must successfully pass entry-level test administered by Mazak.

Required education and experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent (GED)
  • Vocational school is preferred

To apply please send resumes to resumes@mazakcorp.com.

EOE, including disability/vets