Machine Shop Technician

Huntsville, AL |Full Time
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Position Description

Dynetics Technical Solutions, Inc. (DTS), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Dynetics, Inc., is seeking a talented Machine Shop Technician to join a diverse team to create unique solutions for complex problems. With offices across the United States engaging in the defense, space, cyber and commercial fields, Dynetics Technical Solutions provides responsive, cost-effective engineering, scientific and IT solutions.

The Machine Shop Technician will be responsible for the maintenance, repair and setup of CNC machines, and other machine shop equipment. The Technician will work closely with manufacturing, engineering, and maintenance to get machines up and running to capacity. Candidate must be able to walk and stand for up to 90% of a normal work day, bend, stoop, and climb ladders and portable stairs.

Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Repair, program, and troubleshoot control systems on plant equipment
  • Communicate with supervisors and managers to inform of situations that may impact production
  • Contact and interact with contractors for maintenance issues requiring outside expertise
  • Compile records of equipment and machinery information to use as maintenance resources
  • Assist in maintaining an inventory of spare parts for all machines to minimize downtime
  • Position would require the ability to operate vertical and horizontal metal cutting band saws.
  • Other duties would consist of moving parts and raw materials using fork lifts, full size pickup trucks, golf carts, hand trucks, and carts.



Basic Qualifications

Candidates must possess a High School diploma, GED or equivalent experience.

Candidates must have at least one (1) year of machine tool technology and/or credentials verifying formal training in machining technology.

Candidate must have demonstrated ability with safely use hand tools such as hammers, saws, drills, screwdrivers, and banding equipment.

Candidate must have mechanical, electrical and hydraulic experience.

Candidate must be able to pass a fork lift operator certification test.

Candidates must pass the DOT physical to operate company vehicles.

Candidates must be to lift and carry up to 50 lbs.

Candidates must have demonstrated experience effectively communicating within a team environment.

Candidates must be a resident of the North Alabama area or willing to relocate to the Huntsville - North Alabama, AL area.


Other Qualifications

Preference shown to candidates who have experience and/or working knowledge of:

  • Expereince reading tape measures, scales, and calipers.
  • Ability to follow written work instructions and read blue-prints.


    Security Requirements

    Candidate must be a US Citizen.

    Candidate must possess (and be able to maintain) a Final Secret Clearance or meet the eligibility to obtain (and maintain) a Secret Clearance.


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