Kappa Search | Employment Agencies | CNC Field Service Engineer

Kappa Search Inc. (KSI) is a national recruiting agency specializing in the recruitment and placement of management, sales, engineering and technology professionals in a variety of fields. Currently we are seeking a field service engineer with experience in installation, repair and maintenance of CNC milling machines. This is a permanent direct-hire position based out of a home office with regional travel to customer facilities required 4-5 days per week.

Job Title: Field Service Engineer Location: Sacramento, CA / Northern California Compensation: $30.00/hr + overtime & travel pay

Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform installation, repair and maintenance on CNC milling machines
  • Understand and troubleshoot all mechanical, electrical and hydraulic machine elements
  • Provide training and service to customers with a continual focus on exceeding customer expectations


– 2 or more years of field service experience working on 5-axis CNC milling machines

– Previous experience with Heidenhain control systems is preferred

– Ability to troubleshoot and repair mechanical, electrical and hydraulic machine elements

– Excellent communication skills and ability to effectively interact with and train customer maintenance teams

– Must have a valid driver’s license

– Must be available to travel regionally up to 100%

– Must be available for occasional national and international travel and not have any travel restrictions

– Must be committed to exceeding customer expectations