Print Farm Technician


Billerica, MA, US
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Marketing/PR/Product Mktg
  • Post Date: 04/08/2021
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  • Company Address: 480 Pleasant Street, Watertown, MA, 02472

About Markforged

Transforming manufacturing with revolutionary, affordable metal and carbon fiber 3D printers.

Job Description

Customers become hooked on Markforged from the moment they hold the stunning parts that come off of our printers. The print farm plays a critical role in creating and delivering those parts to a broad audience and demonstrating why Markforged is a great fit for the factory floor. Our print farm is a Digital Forge composed of every type of printer we make, boasting the widest range of materials, and cloud-connected via the most empowering 3D printing software around. As we look to put more parts in more people’s hands, we are seeking to add a print farm technician to our team in order to help run the Digital Forge at greater scale.

What will you own?

  • Operate metal and composite 3D printers and auxiliary equipment
  • Access parts through cloud software
  • Loading and unloading materials
  • Expert-level printer maintenance
  • Support removal and assembly of printer components
  • Monitor print status, printer utilization and ensure efficient turnaround time for all print requests.
  • Report job status and part quality feedback through ticketing system
  • Pack parts and manage internal logistics
  • Manage relationships with external vendors and logistics partners

Important Note:
Although we list out what we generally look for, we are very likely missing other attributes and skills that you have that could make you a great fit, but are not currently listed. Research has shown this especially applies to women and other marginalized groups, who tend to apply if they check 100% of every box, versus men who apply if they hit roughly 60%. The point we’re getting at, it doesn’t hurt to take a chance and apply!

What you have:

  • BA or BS in Design, Engineering, Manufacturing or similar technical field, or equivalent professional experience.
  • Familiarity with basic assembly tools, including arbor presses and soldering irons
  • 2 years of experience in manufacturing or related field
  • CAD experience (CSWA or similar preferred)
  • Experience with 3D printing (preferred)
  • Familiarity with additive manufacturing (preferred)
  • Familiarity with JIRA or similar issue tracking system (preferred)
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills
Why Markforged?
Help us reinvent manufacturing. 
We are reinventing manufacturing so that engineers can build anything they imagine.
We are one team that wins together!
You will be engaging every day with passionate and dedicated individuals in a collaborative environment working towards making best-in-class products.
Perks & Benefits
We offer a competitive compensation package and a full suite of benefits, including medical insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, 401(k), parental leave, commuter benefits, open PTO policy, and more. Our work environment includes casual dress, a fully stocked kitchen, bike storage, free parking, weekly catered lunches, and fitness perks. You will have unlimited access to our 3D printers for professional and personal parts!
Markforged values the differences among our employees and provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment. These differences include but are not limited to race, color, ancestry, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, religion, age, disability, gender identity, results of genetic testing, or service in the military. This goal emphasizes the development of inclusive work environments that capitalize on each employee’s skills, experience, and unique perspectives as we strive to achieve an unparalleled standard of excellence.

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Disclaimer: Local Candidates Only
This company does NOT accept candidates from outside recruiting firms. Agency contacts are not welcome.