Kongsberg Automotive provides cutting-edge technology to the global vehicle industry. We drive the global transition to sustainable mobility by putting engineering, sustainability, and innovation into practice. Headquartered in Zurich, with revenues of over EUR 830 million, the company’s 5,700 employees are spread over 18 countries worldwide. Our product portfolio includes driver and motion control systems, fluid assemblies, and industrial driver interface products. Find more information at: www.kongsbergautomotive.com

Maintenance Technician 2nd Shift


Willis, US, TX 77378

Country/Region:  US

About the position

Our Off-Highway business segment is a leading supplier in the design and manufacture of mechatronic assemblies, pedals, steering columns, and mechanical cables for the agricultural, construction, powersports and outdoor power equipment markets. This segment is now seeking a Maintenance Technician at our Willis, Texas facility.

The Maintenance Technician will coordinate and execute the maintenance of equipment within the Willis facility in order to reduce breakdown levels by means of preventative and scheduled maintenance techniques (e.g. TPM). This technician will be responsible for the maintenance of assembly equipment, and some aspects of facility where appropriate in addition to coordination of building maintenance.


  • Learn all manufacturing processes and tooling
  • Execute preventative machine maintenance to minimize downtime
  • Work with machine operators to troubleshoot and maintain assembly tooling issues as they arise
  • Support Manufacturing Engineering by fabricating custom parts as-necessary for repair and modification of assembly tooling.
  • Support Manufacturing Engineering with continuous improvement projects
  • Assist Production with 5s efforts
  • Assist with installation of new assembly cells and tooling for product launches


  • 3 to 5 years experience with mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical systems
  • Manual machining and metal fabrication skills
  • Comfortably able to read engineering drawings
  • Comfort safely using hand and power tools
  • Computer literate
  • Able to clearly document both daily activities and progress with longer-term projects
  • Highly desired but not required 1) LabVIEW programming 2) Basic CNC/Machining expertise 3) Ability to operate a forklift when required

Application / Contact

If this sounds interesting and likely the right challenge for you, we look forward to receiving your application!


Please register your CV/resume and cover letter.

Within your application, please inform us regarding your notice period and salary expectations.


The applications will be handled on an ongoing basis and the position may be filled before the application deadline date.

We want your integrity, accountability, creativity and teamwork mindset and skills

In Kongsberg Automotive we embrace diversity within our workforce. We make recruiting decisions based on experience and skills and pride ourselves on having a strong culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness.

We aim to employ the world’s brightest minds, providing a limitless pool of ideas and opportunities, who will incorporate our core values within their work. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles and offer an unlimited contract within a dynamic and international environment with prospects for personal growth.

Welcome to an outstanding career in Kongsberg Automotive!

Application Id:  1143
Posting date::  Mar 16, 2023