Machine Tool Recruiters | Field Service Engineers | CNC Service Jobs

Kappa Search Inc. is a Chicago recruiting firm that specializes in engineering, manufacturing, operations and maintenaance recruitment and placement. We recruit for a variety of industires including CNC Machine Tool, Automotive, Aerospace, Medical Devices and Consumer Products. One of our clients, a major manufacturer of CNC machine tools seeks several field service engineers for growth opportunities.

Position Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Provide technical service and support for CNC mills and lathes directly to customers.
  • Provide in-house technical phone support.


  • Interface with customers to diagnose problems with CNC Mills and Lathes including: electro mechanical, operational, electrical/electronic and overall equipment problems.


  • Troubleshoot, install, service, rebuild and perform maintenance as necessary.


  • Recommend additional services or the purchase of additional equipment to customers.


  • Determine, order and replace parts as necessary.




    • CNC machine tool troubleshooting and repair experience.
  • Knowledge of changing spindles and ball screws.


  • Hands-on knowledge of volt meters, oscilloscopes, and other test / measuring equipment.


  • Ability to read and understand direction and procedure manuals.


  • Strong verbal and written communication skills to communicate with and maintain effective relationships with customers.


  • Any experience with Servos, motion controls and PLC’s is a plus.