Field CNC Machine Tool Service System Engineer (5 years experience)
Pietro Carnaghi Machine Tools USA Inc.
Rockford, IL

$25 - $42 an hour


Pietro Carnaghi USA Inc. is the USA branch office of Pietro Carnaghi Spa in Italy Manufacturer of Machine Tools since 1922.

Leader in production of Machine Tools large Vertical Lathes and Gantry Milling Machine. Since 1970, more than 1000 machine systems Worldwide (please visit our Web site at

Pietro Carnaghi is heavily investing in the USA increasing the skilled Work Force to support our growing USA Customers in Defense and Aerospace through our US organization located in Rockford IL.

We offer:

· Career growth

· Competitive Salary

· Health Care Plan (Medical, Dental, Vision)

· Retirement Plan contribution (401K)

· Short and Long Terms disability insurance and Life Insurance at no cost for the employee

· Paid Time Off (Vacation, Sick & Public Holidays)

System Engineer Responsibilities:

Troubleshoot wiring and electrical systems, fluid and electrical servo activated systems, closed and open loop axes controls

Software load, logic debugging and CNC parameters configuration

Machine drive axis tuning (static and dynamic)

Perform demonstrations and/or final acceptance tests with customers

Conduct maintenance training for customers

Systems Engineer Requirements:

5 years of related experience in an automated CNC Machine Tools manufacturing environment

High School diploma and Technical degree required or a minimum of 5 years of related experience in an automated manufacturing environment on CNC controlled machines.

Experience with CNC machine parameters and axis drive parameters tuning

Understanding of CNC geometry and positioning axis compensation

Strong knowledge of AC/ DC circuits

Strong interpretation of electrical and fluids schematics

Ability to align and use positioning, straightness and geometry measuring lasers 5 axis spindle units (offset Traori SU set up etc.) is a plus

Siemens Step 7 logic troubleshooting and modification in ladder language

Siemens Step 7 logic troubleshooting and modification in STL (AWL) language is a plus

High level of competence

Solid communication skills

Able to effectively organize and prioritize day-to-day activities

Experience in using standard Office applications, Word, Excel,

CNC controls Siemens 840D and Fanuc series 30 and up.

Frequent domestic travel and some international travel required mainly for training.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $25.00 to $42.00 /hour


  • Relevant: 3 years (Required)


  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)


  • Driver's License (Required)

Work Location:

  • On the road


  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off