Jun 10, 2022

Maintenance Mechanic - Weekend Day Shift

  • VulcanForms Inc.
  • Massachusetts, USA
Full time Transportation Professional

Job Overview

About us

Born out of MIT, VulcanForms is commercializing the first fully scalable industrial metal additive manufacturing (AM) solution. Building the world's most powerful and advanced metal AM system is the first step towards our vision of lights-out, highest quality metal AM mass production. We are a team of leading technology and operational experts with decades of experience in advanced manufacturing, materials, automation, and robotics. We continuously seek contributors who demonstrate outstanding integrity, intelligence, accountability, and a passion for learning. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

VulcanForms is hiring a Maintenance Mechanic - Weekend Day Shift for our Devens, MA Production Facility.

Job Purpose

As a Maintenance Mechanic - Weekend Day Shift at VulcanForms, Devens, MA, your main objective will be to maintain production and support equipment for the world's most advanced metal Additive Manufacturing (AM) systems. You will work with our hardware, software, and controls engineers to install, troubleshoot, maintain, and repair mechanical machine systems.

This role is a hands-on job requiring familiarity with precise hardware assembly techniques, advanced preventative, and predictive maintenance techniques, setting up test equipment, troubleshooting, and monitoring devices.

Please note that the Weekend Day Shift operates Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, from 7:00 am through 7:30 pm.

Key Accountabilities

Support uptime, yield, and availability of the industrial metal additive manufacturing printers supporting equipment

Support of all industrial support equipment and facility maintenance needs.

Support the manufacturing teams' daily operations

Follow all safety and work procedures

Maintain accurate records and inventories


2+ years of experience in mechanical maintenance or related field

Working knowledge in pneumatics, hydraulics, mechanics, process cooling systems, ventilation, and machine design

Experience using standard test/measurement/diagnostic equipment.

Must be able to ascend and descend ladders, scaffolds, stairs, and work in confined spaces and proximity to loud equipment. Must be able to wear personal protective equipment to include but not limited to eye and hearing protection and Powered Air-Purifying Respirators (PAPRs)

Authorized to work within the U.S. without restrictions or sponsorship now or in the future (U.S. Citizen or lawful Permanent Resident of the U.S. (U.S. green card holder))


Experience with a wide variety of sensors and actuators.

Experience with multi-axis machining systems, vacuum furnaces, ultrasonic cleaning systems, and media blast systems

Experience with precision electro-mechanical assemblies.

Enthusiastic about learning new things and proactive about improving the work environment.

Strong sense of ownership

Team player with excellent communication skills

Excited about taking on new challenges in the metal additive manufacturing industry and working in a fast-paced startup environment

Self-motivated, hands-on, practical mindset, and capable of setting and reaching ambitious goals


Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance available to you starting on your first day of employment

Generous time off package including vacation PTO, sick PTO, and 11 company-paid federal holidays.

401(k) with company match and stock options.

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