Machine Builder

Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Fort Wayne

A Machine Builder’s primary duty is to assemble custom designed equipment. Senior-level experience in hands-on machine building is a preferred.  Typically travel of 30% is required.   However, this is dependent on the project and will vary based upon customer needs.


  • Responsible for the proper assembly of machines and tooling.
  • Build and troubleshoot automated assembly machines, sub-assemblies, and electrical components from engineering drawings and specifications.
  • Solve specific machine building problems (such as spindle alignment or interference issues).
  • Participate in the planning and design of machinery prior to its assembly.
  • Work with a machine until all customer and internal issues have been resolved


  • Vocational training, specialized education, or an associate degree is preferred


  • 3+ years of experience building precision machine tools and or automatic assembly line machines.
  • Strong math skills and the ability to interpret mechanical, pneumatic, and electrical engineering drawings.
  • Proficiency with basic machine tools (lathes, mills, etc).
  • Proven mechanical aptitude, and strong technical and hands-on debug skill.
  • Strong communication skills with the customer and Guide management

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