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Maintenance Tech III Machine Builder

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Location: Bayport, MN
Andersen Corporation
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Description & Requirements


We’re focused on bringing more light into people’s lives by helping them create healthier, happier spaces to build memories and do what they love. This applies to our team, too. By celebrating our differences and embracing a positive work-life balance, we are recognized as a Yellow Ribbon company, one of Forbes Magazine’s 2021 "America’s Best Large Employers" and a "Best Employer for Diversity.". As a 2021 Energy Star Partner of the Year, Andersen is also committed to environmental health and sustainability. No matter your role, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Andersen is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, disability, marital status, national origin, citizenship, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


The Maintenance Tech III Machine Builder position will focus on assembly of new production equipment as well as significant machine modifications for customers across the Andersen Enterprise. This role will require knowledge and support across multiple metal fabrication trades such as machining, welding, carpentry, paint as well as engineering.

* Assembly complete productions machines with automation levels from I - IV
* Participate in design reviews, safety assessments and quoting activities.
* Perform modifications and as build documentation activities on first run equipment.
* Install and troubleshoot complex pneumatic and hydraulic systems.
* Utilize Autodesk Inventor daily to interpret complex machine designs.
* Prioritize multiple machine builds to adhere to customer delivery schedules and budgets.
* Provide on-going support of equipment built for our customers.

Qualifications - External

* Formal education in Automated packaging, Machine building, Machine design, Machine tool tech. or similar discipline (associate or diploma degree) or minimum of 5 years in a maintenance role.
* Strong mechanical aptitude.
* Working knowledge of Autodesk Inventor or other 3d modeling software.
* Knowledge and experience with interpreting pneumatic schematics and general electrical print reading.
* Strong customer service skills and ability to interact with all levels of an organization.
* Experience with Machine safeguarding best practices and identifying potential hazards.

* Rigging or Millwright experience
* Prior machine design experience.
* PLC control knowledge, field wiring and panel building experience.



"Be Orange. Be You" is how we express our belief that by embracing our differences, and empowering you, we’ll be a stronger team able to accomplish what otherwise wouldn’t be possible. This Orange spirit has helped us become the #1 innovative window and door brand* and the one homeowners love the most.** It’s also why we’re committed to supporting you to approach each day with a bright outlook.

Benefits include, and are not limited to: * Medical/Dental/Vision/Life Insurance
* Health Savings Account contributions
* Paid holidays plus PTO
* 401(k) plan & contributions
* Professional development and tuition reimbursement opportunities
* Charity contributions
* Nationwide career opportunities

We look forward to seeing how your unique skills, background and experiences will inspire our team and help us continue to be the leader we are today.


* 2020 Andersen brand surveys of U.S. contractors, builders & architects
** 2020 Andersen Brand Survey of U.S. homeowners

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS SUMMARY * Must be able to stand for 8 hrs
* Must be able to lift 100 lbs, etc.
* Must be able to bend, stoop, crouch, reach and have good hand eye coordination and manual dexterity, job requires good physical condition.
* Willing to work flexible hours, shifts and weekends if required to meet customer deadlines. Some travel may be required