Production Technician


Join an organization that has a reputation for outstanding leadership, innovation, and expertise. Our employees use their creativity and talent to invent new solutions, meet new demands, and offer the most effective services and solutions in the industry.

Hobson & Motzer Inc., a leading manufacturer of high precision/high volume metal parts and assemblies, is currently seeking an experienced Production Technician to join our Advanced Manufacturing Facility in Wallingford.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

  • Effectively perform start of shift and daily maintenance procedures on production equipment (including laser welders).
  • Troubleshoot and repair fixture, tooling, automation and production problems as they are encountered. 
  • Effectively set-up and tear-down tools and fixtures in accordance to established procedures.
  • Ensures all set-ups are properly maintained to ensure the safety of the operators and the efficient operation of the equipment. 
  • Reset production equipment and robots if malfunctions occur. Take necessary steps for their prevention. 
  • Analyze Problem Reports and confer with key personnel to make appropriate machine adjustments. 
  • Maintains accurate setup and production records per company standards.
  • Fabrication and troubleshooting of tools as needed. 
  • Work with key personnel to ensure all dimensions, processes and automation are in conformance.
  • Maintain an organized, clean and safe working environment by following 6S standards.
  • Participate in Continuous Improvement activities, including Idea System. 
  • Perform all other duties as assigned.


  • High School or Technical School Diploma, or General Education Degree (GED) preferred; minimum of five years of related experience and/or training; or combination of education and experience.
  • Experience in fabrication and troubleshooting of tooling as well as with laser welding production equipment is highly preferred. 
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as blueprints, part drawings, safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
  • Hobson & Motzer offers a competitive benefits package including medical, dental, life insurance, AD&D, STD/LTD, retirement plan/401(K) and annual discretionary profit sharing bonus. If you are interested in joining a stable, growth-oriented and innovative organization where you can make a difference, please send your resume with a cover letter including salary requirements to Human Resources by clicking the link below.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.