CRD / Maintenance Technician in Troy, OH at ITW

Date Posted: 3/12/2018

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Job Description

Hobart Brothers Company, an Illinois Tool Works Company within the Welding Group, is a recognized leader in the manufacturing and distribution of welding consumables worldwide. 


 The individual will work closely with the maintenance lead technician and operators on a daily basis in order to perform CRD (cassette roller die) maintenance, trouble shooting for machinery repairs, and preventative maintenance.


  • Managing and organize the inventory of parts and supplies for CRD maintenance.

  • Manage and organize the CRD rotational maintenance schedule.

  • Clean, inspect and maintain CRD units.  Document and keep track of records on actions performed on each unit.

  • Continuously improve the inspection and assembly operator training related to CRD’s.

  • Maintain mechanical functions of CRD’s to a close specification.

  • Provide input and feedback for continuous process improvements.

  • Maintain a clean and organized shop area using 5s.

  • Trouble shooting mechanical and electrical systems.

  • Perform precision machine repairs.

  • Use Computerized Maintenance Management System.


Job Requirements

  • Position requires 4-7 years of experience in a manufacturing environment with a 2-year Electronics degree (preferably electro-mechanical).

  • Mechanical, electrical, and pneumatic/hydraulic troubleshooting and repair skills.

  • Measurement, layout, drilling reaming and threading as well as welding and cutting is required.

  • Understanding of mechanical drive systems and bearing maintenance / replacement.

  • Ability to read electrical and mechanical schematics and prints.

  • Ability to use test and measurement equipment such as multimeters, calipers, micrometers.

  • Experience with PLCs, VFDs and Electrical Control systems.

  • A team player who possesses an excellent attitude.

  • Willing to pursue further education – particularly regarding electrical control systems.

  • Self-directed and able to work with little direct supervision.

  • Use logical thinking and an ability to analyze cause and effect situations.

  • Capacity to address several issues or problems simultaneously.

  • Able to lift 70+ lbs.

    We offer a competitive salary and benefits package including medical and dental insurance, life, short and long-term disability insurance, Holiday, and vacation pay, 401(k) with liberal matching funds, and educational reimbursement.

    For more information on Hobart Brothers, please visit our web site at

    If this is a description of your background and expertise, please send your resume and salary requirements to:

    Apply to:        Molly Karn – Human Resources Manager

                            Hobart Brothers Company

                            101 Trade Square East

                            Troy, OH  45373

    Fax:                 937-332-5302


    Hobart Brothers Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.


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