CNC Machine Tool Maintenance Technician - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

Machine Tool Maintenance Technician

Raytheon Precision Manufacturing (RPM) is a leader in high precision mechanical product manufacturing. The business achieved over $270M of revenue in 2017 with around 480 employees and consists of multiple sites in the Dallas area. RPM is experiencing growth with primary focus in the defense and aerospace markets.

Job Description:
Reporting to an RPM Manager at the Rapid Response factory in McKinney, Texas, the Machine Tool Maintenance Technician will be responsible for repair and maintenance of all manual and numerically controlled machines in a fast paced manufacturing environment.

Job duties include:

  • Troubleshooting and resolving mechanical and electrical issues that arise with machine tools and support equipment
  • Completing periodic machine tool preventative maintenance to ensure machine availability and reliable performance
  • Interfacing daily with machinists, replacement part providers, support staff and management to quickly resolve equipment issues and implement future capital
  • Implementing cost reduction initiatives to increase RPM’s effectiveness
  • Other production oriented tasks (product assembly, tool grinding, welding, machining) as schedule permits
  • Working safely every day and supporting efforts to maintain an injury free work place

Required Skills:

  • At least 8 years of experience resolving mechanical and electrical equipment failures with numerically controlled machines including up to 5-Axis machining centers, lathes and coordinate measuring machines
  • Demonstrated experience and proficiency with FANUC controls
  • Proficient at reading and understanding machine tool documentation and engineering blueprints
  • Demonstrated ability to interface effectively with machinists, support groups, suppliers and management
  • Exceptional interpersonal communication skills. Highly competent and trustworthy. Sincere relationship management skills are a must

Desired Skills:

  • Demonstrated ability and experience with numerical controlled machine tool and coordinate measuring machine operation, cutting tool grinding and/or welding
  • The ability to obtain a DoD Security Clearance

Required Education:

  • High school diploma
  • FANUC or machine tool factory training a plus
  • Electronics associate degree or certification a plus

Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.