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Testing Technician

United States, Chicago, IL
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At GF, we see our company as a forward-thinking leader in our field. Since 1802, we have been embracing innovations and sustainable solutions of the highest quality that add value to people’s lives around the globe.

Your tasks

  • Ensure the quality and performance of the machines and other products produced within Microlution.
  • Perform hands-on work with our advanced high precision ultra-short-pulse laser maching centers while executing machine testing.
  • Calibration activities:
  • Measure and adjust linear positioning and squareness of the axis
  • Adjust the different sensors (limit switches, pressure sensors)
  • Calibrate the onboard measurement equipments (probe, camera)
  • Machine Performance checks
  • Process Improvement: Particiate in root cause analysis
  • Service Support: Travel to customer site as needed to perform service duties

Your profile

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Software skills : Office (Excel, Word, Powerpoint), programing (G code, PLC logic, C++).
  • Minimum 3 years within a machine tool production department and/or similar position
  • Experience in service/troubleshooting of equipment with CNC.
  • Excellent mechanical and electrical skills
  • Ability to read and understand mechanical and electrical drawings
  • Ability to effectively use high precision measuring tools
  • Ability to travel 30% of working time for customer support


Clear vision and purpose Clear vision and purpose
Clear vision and purpose "We are a sustainability and innovation leader providing superior customer value" is our vision and this is what guides us. Our purpose "becoming better every day - since 1802" is what inspires us in our daily work.
Sustainability and innovation focus Sustainability and innovation focus
Sustainability and innovation focus We have high sustainability and innovation goals. Let's work towards a sustainable future together.
Excellent learning tools Excellent learning tools
Excellent learning tools At GF we provide development opportunities for everyone. We offer global learning tools as well as trainings and specialized courses.
Great career opportunities Great career opportunities
Great career opportunities GF as a global acting company provides many opportunities regarding career growth. We also offer a dedicated talent management process (MyNextBigStep@GF) to boost your career.

Your contact

Jackie Chakos
Human Resources Manager
6629 West Irving Park Road
60634 Chicago, IL
United States
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Who we are

GF Machining Solutions is the world’s leading provider of machine tools, diverse technical solutions and services to manufacturers of precision molds and tooling and of tight-tolerance, precision-machined components. The key segments we serve include the aerospace, automotive, medical, energy, information and communications technology (ICT) and electronics industries

Microlution Inc. is a Chicago based machine tool manufacturer specializing in building high performance laser micro-machining platforms that have been optimized to fabricate small high precision parts.