Waters Corporation

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CNC Maintenance Technician

CNC Maintenance Technician

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Waters Division
Production and Manufacturing
Regular Full-Time

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Company Description

About Waters 


Waters Corporation is a publicly traded global biotechnology company headquartered in Milford, Massachusetts. For fifty years, our solutions have been utilized by scientists in laboratories across the world.  


The company employs more than 6,500 people worldwide, with manufacturing facilities located in Milford, MA; Tauton, MA; Wexford, Ireland; Manchester, England; and in Singapore.


Our Milford Global Machining/Manufacturing Operation


50,000 Sq. Ft. Machining/Manufacturing floor at the heart of our Half Mile Long Corporate Campus 

90+ State of the Art CNC Machines

Focused on high precision/medical device manufacturing

Large Campus, 2 cafeterias, ON-SITE GYMS!, 24/7 café




Waters Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. 


Waters Corporation is currently leading a search for a CNC Maintenance Technician to join our organization within our Global Machining Operations.  This position would join over 200+ professionals who work within our worldclass 50,000 Sq. FT. Machining/Manufacturing facility, w/ over 90+ state of the art CNC machines and technologies.  We are looking for a highly skilled and motivated individual to work in our fast paced multifaceted work environment repairing and performing preventative maintenance on a variety of mechanical equipment including CNC lathe and CNC Milling technologies for our biotechnology products.


The position requires working knowledge of machine shop practices, basic skills utilizing fundamental test meters with skills associated in mechanics, electrical and electro-mechanical systems. Excellent communication skills are paramount as working on multiple machines with associates is a required function.  


This opening is a day shift position with working hours Monday through Friday from 7:00am to 3:30pm



  • Under limited supervision install and start up of equipment
  • Apply equipment modifications where directed
  • Assist other Equipment Maintenance Personnel as needed
  • Interact in a Manufacturing environment with a variety of personnel and shift change over on a daily basis
  • Perform Preventative Maintenance activities on a regular basis
  • On-Call commitment required
  • Self directed qualities


  • Vocational trades school, high school diploma or equivalent required: Formal trades or apprenticeship preferred with a concentration in Industrial Arts.

  • Must have sufficient education to read complex engineering drawings, and keep accurate records.
  • Personal computer skills required.
  • Position requires a commitment to accelerated development using a variety of training methods both internal and external to Waters.
  • All training will be developed and implemented based upon the candidate experience level.
  • Knowledge and experience with automation and robotics highly desired.


    • Maintenance of high end electro mechanical equipment

    • Maintenance of Heavy industrial manufacturing equipment including multi-axis CNC Lathes and CNC Milling Machines

    • IO diagnostics and Ladder logic understanding
    • Servo and hydraulics understanding with troubleshooting ability

    • PCB analysis and circuit board repair

    • Electrical, Pnumatic and Hydraulic schematics understanding
    • General maintenance of pumping systems including replacement of impellers, seals and bearings
    • Use of dial indicators, multi meters, oscilloscope, laser alignment devices and general hand inspection tools



Key Words

Equipment Repair Technician, CNC Technician, Preventative Maintenance Technician, Maintenance Mechanic CNC, Machine Mechanic