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Stürtz’ success lies in innovation, customer focus and a dedicated team of exceptional employees. Our Twinsburg, OH location houses a talented team who work closely together to provide high-quality equipment and services to our customer base in the PVC window and door industry. We are always looking for skilled technicians with mechanical and electronics experience. If you want to join the Stürtz family, please contact us with a summary of qualifications.

Open positions

At Stürtz Machinery we design and build world-class automated machinery for the vinyl window manufacturing industry. We are looking for experienced machine builders to assemble, wire, test, and qualify our machines. The position requires both mechanical and electrical machine building capabilities. Please note that this is not assembly line or benchtop style work, but assembling several different styles of large, custom machines. If you enjoy the challenge and satisfaction of creating a complex, automated machines this may be the position for you.

Responsibilities:

• Assemble, align, test and qualify automated production equipment in our facility for Customer run-off and acceptance.
• Troubleshoot and solve issues to achieve customer requirements on dimensional performance, cycle time, safety and others.
• Provide start up assistance in new machinery installations at customer factory locations including uncrating, alignment, and assembly.
• Meet committed timing for machine completion
• Make recommendations for design improvements with Stürtz engineering.

Qualifications:

• Experience building industrial machinery, including mechanical, electrical, pneumatic and hydraulic systems.
• Experience with PLC’s, electronics and wiring schematics and basic computer skills.
• Strong communication skills, verbal and written. Positive attitude. Detail oriented. Driven to succeed. Dependable and reliable
• Ability to travel to customer sites within North America as required.
• Ability to work in a team environment and independently.
• Preferred technical certifications or degree or equivalent experience.
• Strong communication skills, verbal and written. Positive attitude. Detail oriented. Driven to succeed. Dependable and reliable

Compensation:

• Competitive pay based upon experience.
• Full benefits package including medical and dental insurance

To apply:

Please email your resume to:

Sturtz Machinery Inc.
Matt Simmons
1624 Highland Road
44087 Twinsburg, OH
msimmons@sturtz.com

At Stürtz Machinery we design and build world-class automated machinery for the vinyl window manufacturing industry. We are looking for experienced Field Service Technicians to perform the site assembly and commissioning of new machine installations, and field troubleshooting and repair of existing equipment. If you enjoy the challenge and satisfaction of working with automated manufacturing equipment, this is the position for you. The position requires 50-75% travel, a strong customer focus, can-do attitude, and both mechanical and electrical machine experience.

Responsibilities:

• On-site installation and commissioning of new machines
• Diagnose, troubleshoot, and repair existing machinery at customer location.
• Provide start up assistance in new machinery installations at customer factory locations including uncrating, alignment, and assembly.
• Provide operator and maintenance personnel training at customer locations.
• Provide direction for spare parts recommendations with customers.
• Make recommendations for design improvements with Stürtz engineering.
• Accurately complete Service Reports summarizing field work
• Provide customer support via phone and PC remote diagnostics

Qualifications:

• 2-5 years’ experience building, installing and repairing industrial machinery.
• Strong mechanical and electrical skills.
• Knowledge of PLC’s, electronics and wiring schematics, basic computer skills.
• Strong communication skills, verbal and written. Positive attitude. Detail oriented. Driven to succeed. Dependable and reliable
• Ability to travel 50—75% to customer sites within North America.
• Ability to work in a team environment and independently.
• 2 year technical degree or technical/skill trades training desired.

Compensation:

• Competitive pay based upon experience.
• Full benefits package including medical and dental insurance

To apply:

Please email your resume to:

Sturtz Machinery Inc.
Herman Gabel
1624 Highland Road
44087 Twinsburg, OH
hgabel@sturtz.com

At Stürtz Machinery we design and build world-class automated machinery for the vinyl window manufacturing industry. We are looking for an experienced Mechanical Engineer at our Twinsburg, Ohio facility to design state of the art vinyl welding, sawing, fabrication and conveyance systems for manufacture at our plant here. Qualified individuals must have experience with mechanical machine design, SolidWorks, pneumatic and hydraulic actuation and conveyance devices. If you enjoy the challenge and satisfaction of designing automated machines, this could be the position for you.

Responsibilities:

• Interface with customers and sales to define project requirements.
• Work with our Sales team to develop project estimates
• Design machines to meet customer applications for vinyl sawing, welding, corner cleaning, and fabrication.
• Design fixtures and tooling for all machinery.
• Develop part detail, sub assembly and full assembly drawings and manufacturing documentation.
• Meet committed timing for engineering design release
• Identify and release component orders to meet project timing
• Vendor qualification and interface.
• Technical support of manufacturing, sales, marketing and field service.

Qualifications:

• B.S. Mechanical Engineering or equivalent experience
• 3-5 years’ experience in machine design or equivalent
• Motion control, clamping, machining and other automation experience
• Capable with SolidWorks
• Working knowledge of MS Office products
• Strong communication skills, verbal and written. Positive attitude. Detail oriented. Driven to succeed. Dependable and reliable

Compensation:

• Competitive pay based upon experience.
• Full benefits package including medical and dental insurance

To apply:

Please email your resume to:

Sturtz Machinery Inc.
Brendan Kirven
1624 Highland Road
44087 Twinsburg, OH
bkirven@sturtz.com

At Stürtz Machinery we design and build world-class automated machinery for the vinyl window manufacturing industry. We are looking for an experienced Electrical Controls Engineer at our Twinsburg, Ohio facility to design state of the art vinyl window welding, sawing, fabrication and conveyance systems for manufacture at our plant here. Qualified individuals must have experience with PLC’s, machine control design, motors, electro-mechanical devices, wiring schematics and AutoCAD. If you enjoy the challenge and satisfaction of designing automated machines, this position may be a great fit for you.

Responsibilities:

• Interface with customers and sales to define project requirements.
• Work with our Sales team to develop project estimates
• Design electrical controls for machines to meet customer requirements for vinyl sawing welding, corner cleaning, and fabrication.
• Develop PLC software for machine control to meet defined performance requirements
• Design user interface - HMI
• Develop complete electrical schematics.
• Meet required timing for engineering design release
• Vendor qualification and interface.
• Technical support of manufacturing, sales, marketing and field service.

Qualifications:

• B.S. Electrical Engineering or equivalent experience
• 3-5 years’ electrical controls experience in a machine design role or equivalent
• HMI programming experience; Javascript, C+, Visual Basic and Visual Studio
• Motion control, clamping, machining and automation experience
• AutoCAD, SolidWorks and Engineering Base (Preferred)
• Working knowledge of MS Office products
• Strong communication skills, verbal and written. Positive attitude. Detail oriented. Driven to succeed. Dependable and reliable

Compensation:

• Competitive pay based upon experience.
• Full benefits package including medical and dental insurance

To apply:

Please email your resume to:

Sturtz Machinery Inc.
Scot Wagner – Operations Manager
1624 Highland Road
44087 Twinsburg, OH
swagner@sturtz.com

At Stürtz Machinery we design and build world-class automated machinery for the vinyl window manufacturing industry. We are looking for an experienced Engineering Technician at our Twinsburg, Ohio facility to help our engineering team design state of the art vinyl welding, sawing, fabrication and conveyance systems. Qualified individuals must have experience performing mechanical design using SolidWorks and it would be a bonus if you have experience with developing electrical controls and schematics. If you enjoy the challenge and satisfaction of designing automated machines, this could be the position for you.

Responsibilities:

• Develop part detail, sub assembly and full assembly drawings and manufacturing documentation.
• Support our engineers with designing machines to meet customer applications for vinyl clamping, sawing welding, corner cleaning, and fabrication.
• Design fixtures and tooling for all machinery.
• Learn and increase capabilities to ultimately perform all aspects of machine design
• Coordinate full project documentation
• Meet committed timing for engineering design release
• Identify and release component orders to meet project timing
• Provide technical support to manufacturing operations.

Qualifications:

• 2 year degree in engineering or technology
• 3-5 years’ experience in machine design or equivalent
• Motion control, clamping and machine automation experience
• Capable with SolidWorks and AutoCAD
• Electrical controls experience preferred
• Working knowledge of MS Office products
• Strong communication skills, verbal and written. Positive attitude. Detail oriented. Driven to succeed. Dependable and reliable

Compensation:

• Competitive pay based upon experience.
• Full benefits package including medical and dental insurance

To apply:

Please email your resume to:

Sturtz Machinery Inc.
Brendan Kirven
1624 Highland Road
44087 Twinsburg, OH
bkirven@sturtz.com

At Stürtz Machinery we design and build world-class automated machinery for the vinyl window manufacturing industry. We are looking for a Sales Engineer/Coordinator at our Twinsburg, Ohio facility to assist our sales to delivery process, start to finish. Qualified individuals must have experience with customer service, strong verbal and written skills, familiarity with AutoCAD, mechanical aptitude and a strong willingness to learn. If you enjoy the challenge and satisfaction of assisting with the sales of automated machinery, this position may be a great fit for you.

Responsibilities:

• Assist senior sales engineer and external sales team by preparing detailed quotations that reflect customer specifications.
• Develop and provide equipment footprint layout specifications for all quotations.
• Assist in ERP project inputs as quotations become orders.
• After the sale, support operations with technical information from customer interface while supporting internal project management. Provide customer contacts and relevant information critical to project success as needed.
• Request and manage all customer sample requests coordinating with project manager and operations.
• Coordinate and host onsite customer visits for equipment acceptance prior to shipping.
• Update and maintain standardize quoting templates as directed by Senior sales engineer and VP Sales.
• Occasional travel with Regional Sales managers to review applications and assist with trade show coordination.
• Coordinate internal project reviews with engineering staff prior to finalizing customer quotation.
• Provide detailed cost calculations for quotations and subsequent order confirmations.

Qualifications:

• Preferably 2-year degree (or equivalent experience) in engineering or technology fields
• Strong communication skills, verbal and written. Positive attitude. Detail oriented. Driven to succeed. Dependable and reliable
• Experience with customer service and support
• Experience with CRM/ERP systems
• Mechanical aptitude and ability to interpret CAD drawings
• Strong organizational skills and familiarity with Microsoft Office

Compensation:

• Competitive pay based upon experience.
• Full benefits package including medical and dental insurance

To apply:

Please email your resume to:

Sturtz Machinery Inc.
Tony Mehringer
330-405-0444
1624 Highland Road
44087 Twinsburg, OH
tmehringer@sturtz.com

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Brendan Kirven



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Mobile: 440-463-5557

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Tony Mehringer

Vice President of Sales and Marketing

Tel: 330 405 0444

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