Title: Machine Assembler / Field Service Technician (permanent/full-time)
Reports To: Engineering Sales Manager
Location: Springfield, Ohio

Klein & Palmer Manufacturing & Supply, Inc.
In 2016, Palmer Manufacturing & Supply purchased Klein Technology Group, a leading manufacturer of pneumatic conveying systems and special process equipment for the foundry industry. This company is growing both domestically and internationally and is searching for a qualified candidate to fill our Machine Assembler / Field Service Technician position. Authorization to work in the USA is required. Relocation is not available. 20% travel with some overnights required. Most have a current passport as International travel may be required.

The position is part of a team responsible for the in-house assembly of equipment and service at customer locations. During on-site service visits, this person will provide startup service and troubleshoot to diagnose and provide solutions to repair equipment. The successful candidate will have a strong mechanical background and enjoy assembly of equipment and solving mechanical and programming equipment problems.

Position responsibilities:

  • Machine Assembly: assembly of mechanical, pneumatic and electrical machine components including piping and wiring based on shop drawings using electric or hand tools as required.
  • Electrical Machine Controls: knowledge of machine controls and ability to wire and calibrate control devices using shop drawings and manufacturer’s instructions
  • PLC programming and troubleshooting using Allen Bradley RSLogix platforms.
  • Field Service: travel, sometimes on short notice, to service customers’ need including startup or repair of equipment. Travel from 2 days to 1 week are common to customers plants in US, Canada, Mexico, and South America.


  • Design Associates degree or tech school certificate, or 1-2 years manufacturing assembly experience required.
  • Demonstrated strong mechanical aptitude and PLC controls knowledge required.
  • Industrial machine shop or industrial manufacturing experience required.
  • Ability to work independently and/or with limited supervision required.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills to effectively work with our domestic and international customers is a must.

If interested, please email cover letter, resume, and three work references to:
Contact Information:
Mr. Jim Gauldin
Klein Palmer Inc., Springfield, Ohio
Toll Free: 800-457-5456 • Phone: 937-323-6339 • Fax 937-323-2709
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