Mechatronics Maintenance Technician

Posted on March 25, 2024
IAM 751
 - $ 
 per hour
Greater Seattle, WA
Health insurance, Paid time off, Retirement benefits, Life and disability insurance
Applications accepted until position filled

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The Boeing Company is currently seeking Mechatronics Maintenance Technicians for multiple manufacturing and production locations in the Puget Sound region in Washington State, in support of Boeing’s Commercial Airplane division (BCA).

Mechatronics Maintenance Technicians maintain some of the most technologically advanced manufacturing equipment in the Aviation industry. Depending on your work location you could have the opportunity to help maintain equipment such as: Flex Tracks, High Speed Mills, Automated Tooling Systems, Carbon Fiber Layup Machines and Multi-Axis Robotic Equipment.

Mechatronics Maintenance Technicians use schematics, blueprints, sketches, manuals, and draw on their own expertise to repair/replace defective electrical and mechanical components on equipment using hoists, gantry cranes, and hand power tools. Along with this, they act as subject matter experts and provide stakeholders with recommendations on facility and equipment design improvements.

Mechatronics Maintenance Technicians perform critical, preventive-maintenanceinspections of various equipment when requested to prevent breakdowns or major overhauls. This is facilitated by preparing mechanical maintenance reports, charts, and sharing this information with various stakeholders.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Perform continuous operational checks of equipment and perform preventive maintenance
  • Repair and/or replace defective electrical and mechanical parts on equipment
  • Capable of working at heights of up to 125 feet when required, climb a 15ft vertical ladder, enter into a small confined space, rotate neck, bend at the waist and head, stoop, arch backward, twist, squat, crouch, kneel, and crawl, lie down and operate foot controls
  • Lift /carry/push/pull equipment of various weight
  • Able to reach, sit, walk, stand, balance, climb stairs, use ladders, lifts and various other mobile equipment
  • Able to safely use hand/arm protection, (gloves), hearing/head protection (earmuffs and helmets)
  • Able to work around electromagnetic fields as a result of various types of production equipment
  • Able to operate in a high noise exposure environment

This position is expected to be 100% onsite.  The selected candidate will be required to work onsite at one of the listed location options.

This position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a “US Person” as defined by 22 C.F.R. § 120.15 is required. “US Person” includes US Citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, or asylee.

This position will require the following on a daily basis:

  • Frequent (3-6 hours) exposure to noise.
  • Frequent (3-6 hours): Sit, Walk, Stand, Climb/Balance, Rotation of Head/neck, Flexion (head bent down, head bent back), Twisting at the waist, Handling/Grasping, Keyboarding/Mouse, Repetitive motion, Fine finger manipulation.
  • Occasional (1-3 hours) Fine motor skills, lifting less than 10 pounds and sitting.
  • Occasional (1-3 hours) use of face, eye and head protection.

Basic Qualifications (Required Skill/Experience):

  • 1+ years of experience working in the field of Mechatronics or an equivalent combination for education and experience.
  • Ability to work at heights up to 125 feet above ground level and pass Fall Protection Training.
  • Ability to work overtime based on business requirements.

Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience):

  • Currently posses an Associate’s degree or higher in Mechatronics, Industrial Robotics, Electronics or equivalent from an accredited institution of higher learning.
  • Ability to work around electromagnetic fields as a result of various types of production equipment.

Typical Education:

High school graduate or GED preferred.


This position offers relocation based on candidate eligibility.


This position is for variable shifts.

Drug Free Workplace:

Boeing is a Drug Free Workplace where post offer applicants and employees are subject to testing for marijuana, cocaine, opioids, amphetamines, PCP, and alcohol when criteria is met as outlined in our policies.


  • Resumes of current Puget Sound Boeing employees submitted via Careers at Boeing will be considered as this job is not installed in QTTP.
  • This is an hourly position governed by the International Association of Machinists (IAM-751) Collective Bargaining agreement.

Other Relevant Information & Requirements:

  • Successful applicants will be required to pass an on-line assessment.
  • Ability to work 2nd shift with the opportunity to move to other shifts based on IAM contract and site needs.

At Boeing, we strive to deliver a Total Rewards package that will attract, engage and retain the top talent.  Elements of the Total Rewards package include competitive base pay and variable compensation opportunities.

The Boeing Company also provides eligible employees with an opportunity to enroll in a variety of benefit programs, generally including health insurance, flexible spending accounts, health savings accounts, retirement savings plans, life and disability insurance programs, and a number of programs that provide for both paid and unpaid time away from work.

The specific programs and options available to any given employee may vary depending on eligibility factors such as geographic location, date of hire, and the applicability of collective bargaining agreements. Pay is based upon candidate experience and qualifications, as well as market and business considerations.

Summary pay range: $32.10 – $45.04 per hour

Applications for this position will be accepted until April 8, 2024


Equal Opportunity Employer:

Boeing is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

About the employer: Boeing

As a leading global aerospace company, Boeing develops, manufactures and services commercial airplanes, defense products and space systems for customers in more than 150 countries. As a top U.S. exporter, the company leverages the talents of a global supplier base to advance economic opportunity, sustainability and community impact. Boeing’s diverse team is committed to innovating for the future, leading with sustainability, and cultivating a culture based on the company’s core values of safety, quality and integrity.

About your union: IAM 751

Serving the State of Washington, District 751’s Main Headquarters is considered a full service District. Representing members in over 40 collective bargaining agreements ranging from The Boeing Company to the men and women working in various trades throughout the Aerospace and other industries. The Main Union Hall has various departments to service over 33,000 members state wide.

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