Machine Maintenance Technician

Madison-Kipp, Sun Prairie
Job Description

Enjoy working with your hands? Do you like that feeling of repairing something that isn't working properly? Madison-Kipp Corporation is looking for individuals who are excited about being a part of the manufacturing process! We have a Machine Maintenance position open! Tuition reimbursement is available! Come join our team!


Madison-Kipp Corporation is one of the country’s premier producers of precision machined aluminum die cast components and sub-assemblies for the transportation and industrial end markets.Our components consist of aluminum die casting on high-volume and close tolerance machining to include some sub-assembly. Aluminum machines range from 600 to 1200 ton closing capability with most in fully automatic cells. Madison-Kipp differentiates itself from the competition using advanced technologies in high pressure die casting with our proven precision machining expertise. Madison-Kipp consists of 400 employees, three facilities, two in Madison and one in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin. The Company has been in business for over 115 years and continues to grow, offering opportunities for industrious, committed employees.


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Machine repair on die casting machines and support equipment (punch presses, robots, etc.), secondary equipment, facilities, other repairs and projects.




  1. Perform emergency machine repairs as needed, plant wide.

  2. Rebuild machinery as needed plant wide.

  3.     Diagnose electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic and mechanical problems and take corrective action.

  4.     Read electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic schematics, and understand symbols.

  5.     Understand PLC operation, use PLC interface to diagnose PLC problems and affect proper corrective actions.

  6.     Understand plant manufacturing processes and use that knowledge to diagnose maintenance problems.

  7.     Instruct beginning mechanics in basic machine repair.

  8. Aid in development and installation of new or rebuilt equipment.

  9. Maintain a clean and safe work environment.

  10. All other duties as assigned.



Heavy Manufacturing Environment with exposure to noise, excessive heat and cold, dirt, grease, smoke, dust, and molten metal. Working aloft, bending, and awkward positions.



Physical exertion required with occasional lifting of up to 70 pounds. Regularly stand for long periods of time as well as walk with occasionally bend, twist, and move about the facility.Travel required from site to site.



High school diploma. Technical school diploma in related field and at least one (1) year experience. Ability to work unsupervised or to supervise small groups.


Madison Kipp Corporation is an equal opportunity employer, as well as a pre-employment drug screening, and post-employment background check employer.

Madison-Kipp offers a competitive salary and benefits package that includes: medical and dental insurance, company paid life and disability insurance, 401k plan, tuition reimbursement, health savings account, vacation and paid sick leave.

Contact Information

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109 E Main St, Sun Prairie, WI 53590-2222 – (608) 837-4547 –