Field Service Technician - Laser Automation

Field Service Technician - Laser Automation

Elk Grove Village, IL



This position requires heavy travel throughout North America, very good communication skills and the mechanical and electrical knowledge necessary to repair, troubleshoot, modify and test complex technical problems on industrial machine tool products for our customers. These services are provided on-site at our customer’s facilities and via telephone if situation permits.

MC Machinery’s Pre-sales, Sales and Installation staff develops innovative solutions from the ground up. They can complement an existing operation with new hardware, software and processes to eliminate bottlenecks, improve accuracy and drive throughput. Our Applications group offers consultative support for new and existing customers while our regionalized Service Network is the most advanced and responsive team in the industry.


  • Supervise riggers and help off load semi-trailers loads of machinery.
  • Assemble and connect all components to create one system.
  • Installation of wiring, mechanical modifications, and troubleshoot problems.
  • Work with general contractors on foundation requirements, assist and advise on concrete pours as needed.
  • Answer questions to the customers’ utility contractors where to connect the power, water, compressed air, laser mix, O2, and N2 gases.
  • Installing software updating and programming PC bas and PLC controls.
  • Operate and adjust system before anchoring to the floor.
  • Instruct customers on operations and maintenance.
  • Connect and install all safety fences, chains, switches, lights, sirens and make sure the operators understand them.
  • Prepare weekly expense reports and paperwork.
  • Other duties may be assigned.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Working knowledge of how to read mechanical drawings and wiring diagrams.
  • Ability to use basic hand-tools.
  • Ability to operate computer using windows operating systems.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, team environment


  • 2 year Electronic or Technical Degree.
  • Experience rigging and using a forklift.
  • Skilled in Electrical measurement and inspection techniques.

Equal Opportunity Employer – race, sex, veteran or disability status, gender identity, sexual orientation

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