Fluids Technician

GROB Systems Inc.   Bluffton, OH   Full-time     Manufacturing / Production / Operations
Posted on November 22, 2021
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About our Company:


GROB SYSTEMS, INC. is a world class European manufacturer of high quality production systems and universal machining centers. The North American headquarters in Bluffton, Ohio specializes in the design and production of machines and automation for the automotive, aerospace, medical, and die/mold industries. Our parent company is located in Mindelheim, Germany, with additional production facilities in São Paulo, Brazil and Dalian, China. GROB has numerous offices and facilities providing sales, service and spare parts support to manufacturers around the world.


GROB’s product line includes machining centers, flexible manufacturing systems, transfer machines, ancillary assembly machines, leak test machines, gantries and automation, and complete assembly lines for engine and transmission assembly.


Fluid Power Technician:


The primary responsibility of the Fluid Power Technician will be the building and implementation of fluid controls systems into custom GROB machines and robotic assembly equipment. This position will need to interpret information delivered by Fluid Engineering, Electrical Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering to successfully assemble the fluids systems which include hydraulics, pneumatics, lubrication and metal cutting fluid controls systems.


Roles & Responsibilities:
Construct fluid related components such as directional valves, check valves, ball valves, pressure regulators, pressure switches, filters, etc.
Design, bend and install custom piping
Measure, cut and install custom hoses
Install all components of fluid controls systems
Perform fluid systems start up and run offs to ensure proper construction
Troubleshooting system issues


Education and Experience Requirements:
High School Diploma minimum; Associate’s Degree or Trade School Certification in Manufacturing Technologies or similar programs preferred
Previous fluid/hydraulic installation experience a plus, but not required
Must be able to accurately read blue prints


General Requirements:
Self-motivated; able to work alone or in a team
Full understanding of the metric system
Strong math skills
Willing to work overtime as needed
Willing to travel domestic and international
Ability to obtain and maintain a valid passport


GROB offers a competitive wage as well as an excellent benefit package including vacation, health, prescription, dental, vision, STD, life, 401K, and shift premiums.

What sets us apart:

  • Support for designing and dimensioning of the electric vehicle assembly
  • Development of verification and production processes
  • Extensive process and quality controls
  • Worldwide availability through global branches
  • Turn-key systems developed and manufactured from a single source