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Ajax/CECO/Erie Press, a world leader in manufacturing custom hydraulic and mechanical presses, is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a drug-free workplace. We offer competitive compensation including incentives and benefit programs for eligible employees.

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Current Openings
Service Technician

This candidate will be responsible for technical service duties required for customers or prospective customers. These duties will include machine installation, operation, and maintenance training. The individual will troubleshoot mechanical, hydraulic, electrical, software components, and systems for all products. The individual will have a strong knowledge of automation systems and PLC/PC based systems. Must have three to five years troubleshooting and servicing electrical, electronic, hydraulic, and mechanical systems and equipment installation, operation, maintenance, repair, retrofitting, rebuilding, and remanufacturing of complex hydraulic machinery and heavy mechanical equipment. Domestic and international travel from 40% to 60% of work year, trips 2 to 4 weeks or longer. Two years programming and troubleshooting PLC and PC based control systems including Allen Bradley RSLogix® (5500 and 5000), PanelView and RSView® 32 software. Prior field service experience/exposure is required. A two-year degree in electrical, electronics or hydraulics is a plus with a secondary school diploma with a related trade or technical school certification.      Please apply on or above (Apply Today).

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Mechanical Assembler

The Mechanical Assembler will be able to perform at least one of the job tasks:  welding, pipe fitting, electrical, mechanical assmbly, hydraulics, and able to perform logic maintenance.  This position requires the individual to work from complicated drawings under minimal supervision.  The individual must be able to travel to customer locations on installations, rebuilds, and service, as required.  This would include airline travel, as well.  Individuals will be able to lay-out high and low pressure piping for a wide variety of hydraulic equipment.  Will determine all dimensions and assemble machine to customer specifications, will work from wiring diagrams to install complicated wiring and control equipment on Company made products.  High school diploma required or GED equivalent.  Technical school certification preferred.  Please apply on or above (Apply Today).

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Mechanical Engineer

Always Custom, always new…

This individual will have machine design experience to design and support the manufacturing and assembly of large, high tonnage machines.  The preferred candidate will have CAD experience (SolidWorks a plus), ANSYS for static structural finite element analysis and working knowledge of advanced machine design and strength of materials.  The individual will have a minimum of five years relevant experience.  Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Engineering Technology (or equivalent work history).  Please apply on or above (Apply Today).

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Sales Application Engineer

This individual will be responsible for sales and technical support duties for customers or prospective customers.  This person will review customer requirements to determine the type of equipment, design, specifications, features, and special service requirements on which to base a total cost estimate.  Part of the essential responsibilities are to maintain the estimating priorities and schedules, develop sales proposals/quotations, prepare material for sales presentations, participate in the order entry process,  and have the ability to travel both domestically and internationally.  This candidate must have excellent communication skills, organizational skills, use independent judgment and problem-solving capabilities.  They must be able to read and understand engineering drawings, maintain sales files, quote logs, job files, databases, and work to established procedures while protecting company and customer proprietary/confidential information.  Individual must have a four year engineering degree or equivalent, a minimum of five years related experience in hydraulics or mechanical systems sales or engineering, Microsoft Office, sales and marketing experience/exposure is a plus.   This candidate should have a proficiency providing proposal drawings in Solidworks and AutoCAD.  Please send resume to [email protected].




Controls Engineer

This individual will be responsible for the development and design of PC and PLC based press controls including equipment selection, programming, testing, field start-up, and customer training.  The essential functions of this position are programming of industrial machine controls, including PC, PLC, motion control PID, and other software-based components.  This individual will make decisions on electrical hardware and software component selection and configuration using standard components and open architecture software and hardware.  This person will make vendor contacts, provide technical assistance and make design alteration decisions or evaluations, have a working knowledge of industrial hydraulic, pneumatic, and electronic control system, oversee installations -start-up and testing, generate technical information for the Operational Manual of each machine. Individual will coordinate with management to ensure proper training is provided to implement operating procedures, safety protocols to avoid system malfunctions.  B.S. in Electrical Engineering, a minimum of five years experience in design and development of machine tool control applications, and familiar with Solidworks or AutoCAD.