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Bosch Machine Repair Journeyperson in Kentwood, Michigan

Company Description

Robert Bosch Fuel Systems, LLC, located in Kentwood, MI, is a precision metal machining manufacturing plant that manufactures and re-manufacturers large engine diesel fuel systems. Robert Bosch Fuel Systems is part of the Bosch Powertrain Solutions division and is a worldwide leader in diesel injection technology.

Job Description

Performs routine and emergency mechanical repairs including: preventative maintenance programs, troubleshooting equipment problems, repairing equipment and installation of equipment.

  • Diagnose machine malfunctions and difficulties, plan and implement actions necessary to return equipment to operation and prevent future breakdowns.

  • Reads and interprets blueprints, schematics and machine manuals in order to perform safe and effective repairs.

  • Performs skilled operations such as fitting and aligning of bearings, spindles and shafts. Fits, aligns and calibrates measuring devices and feeding mechanisms.

  • Performs machine tool and processing equipment installation and relocation efforts.

  • Assists other maintenance team members in meeting requirements.

  • Serves as a resource to production, engineering and other plant personnel.

  • Maintains and improves knowledge and skill requirements in all maintenance required trade areas. Maintains user knowledge of tools, testing, equipment, measuring instruments, conveyance and material handling equipment.

  • Update data bases and retrieve information from computer systems.

  • Completes appropriate paperwork, machine documentation and preventative maintenance records. Maintains a clean, organized and safe work environment.

  • Must be able to work with a minimum of supervision and guidance.

  • Must be able to work off shifts as needed.


  • High school diploma or equivalent.

  • Completion of a 4 year apprentice program certified by the US Dept of Labor. (either has or is able to get Journey Card)

  • 6+ years experience working as Machine Repairperson in an industrial mechanic capacity