Automation Service Tech

Fully Remote

About RHI Magnesita?

RHI Magnesita is the leading global supplier of high-grade refractory products, systems and solutions which are critical for high-temperature processes exceeding 1,200°C in a wide range of industries, including steel, cement, non-ferrous metals and glass. With a vertically integrated value chain, from raw materials to refractory products and full performance-based solutions, RHI Magnesita serves customers around the world, with around 20,000 employees in 47 production sites, 7 recycling facilities and more than 70 sales offices. RHI Magnesita intends to build on its leadership in revenue, scale, product portfolio and diversified geographic presence to expand further in high growth markets.

What we have to offer?

  • Competitive compensation package, health/dental care benefits/generous 401k/pension matching programs.
  • Company reimbursed fitness memberships.
  • Education reimbursement program plus continuous learning courses.


About the opportunity?

This position entails maintenance on multiple robots and will require travel between several customer locations. Your tasks will include:

  • Perform daily, weekly, monthly, and yearly preventative maintenance.
  • Keep inventory record and order of spare parts.
  • Communicate with customer daily.
  • Ability to follow lockout, tagout, tryout procedure.
  • Quick to identify problems, brainstorm and analyze answers in a timely manner.
  • Schedule planned maintenance during outages.
  • Follow all safety rules of RHI Magnesita and Customer’s.
  • Able to prioritize jobs based on shop schedule and maintenance needs
  • Able to competently communicate and describe robotic and vision issues with European robotics group



About you:

You are a craftsman skilled in all aspects of refractory material and installation. You are both motivated and hard-working and collaborate with teammates to achieve results. Health and Safety is a top priority and you are reliable and committed to producing quality work. This position is located near Phoenix, AZ.

In addition, you have:

  • 3 years maintenance experience
  • Technical Background, preferably with melt shop knowledge
  • Organized, accurate and detail oriented
  • Strong Communication Skills
  • Knowledge and background in robotics
  • Experience with Automation and vision systems
  • On-call availability a must
  • Knowledge with Computers and computer literacy
  • Knowledge with Electrical systems including PLC’S
  • Knowledge with Hydraulic systems and compressed air systems
  • General understanding of maintenance processes and methods
  • Hand/power tool knowledge

EEO Statement

RHI Magnesita is an equal opportunity employer and employs individuals regardless of race, sex, color, religion, creed, ancestry, national origin, physical handicap, age, marital status or other protected class status pursuant to applicable law. RHI Magnesita does not reject employees, or otherwise deem employees unacceptable, or take any other action for any reason prohibited by federal, state or local laws including, but not limited to, laws pertaining to employment discrimination or employee safety. In addition, RHI Magnesita does not tolerate unlawful harassment or retaliation, and abides by all applicable laws related to sexual or other forms of harassment and all laws regarding retaliation.


The information contained herein is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties, skills and responsibilities of the job. May be required to perform other related duties as assigned.



Nearest Major Market: Gary
Nearest Secondary Market: Chicago