Machine and Facility Maintenance Technician


Machine and Facility Maintenance Technician Position Purpose:

The Maintenance Technician’s primary function is to provide maintenance and minor electrical repair to facility and equipment and assist Maintenance Manager with daily maintenance tasks, breakdowns, troubleshooting and diagnostics of machinery, under direct supervision.

PERKS FOR Machine and Facility Maintenance Technician:

  • Excellent benefits package upon conversion
  • Amazing culture with career growth potential
  • $17-$20/ hour to start
  • Mon-Thurs. 8:00-5:00 FR. 8-noon

Machine and Facility Maintenance Technician Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist Maintenance Supervisor to install, replace, and repair production machines and facility equipment.
  • Assemble, install or repair wiring, electrical and electronic components, pipe systems, plumbing, and machinery under direct supervision.
  • Perform basic machinist tasks- milling on a mill press
  • Some welding
  • Read and interpret blueprints, schematics, equipment manuals and work orders to perform required service or maintenance.
  • Perform regular preventive maintenance on machines, equipment and plant facilities.
  • Use a variety of mechanics tools, meters, and material handling equipment in performing duties.
  • Address grounds maintenance as needed including yard work and snow shoveling/removal.
  • Follow and practice safety procedures and help keep employees safe.
  • Other duties and responsibilities to be assigned as needed.

Machine and Facility Maintenance Technician desired: 

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Minimum of two years’ general maintenance and electrical mechanical experience required.
  • Technical training preferred as this position includes exposure to high-speed equipment.
  • Highly motivated self-starter with ability to work independently required.
  • Basic mathematical abilities required.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of hand and power/pneumatic tools including measuring devices and multi-meters required.
  • Ability to operate a forklift required.
  • Able to be tactful and clear in both verbal and written communication required.
  • Milling on a Mill press preferred
  • Welding experience desired
  • Electrical, pneumatic, and/or hydraulic backgrounds or knowledge is preferred.
  • Experience with basic computer programs including Outlook desired.

Physical Requirements and Work Environment for Maintenance Technician:

  • Usual production environment involves frequent standing, walking, climbing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, and balancing occasional sitting.
  • Postures include mostly walking, standing, and lifting.
  • Occasionally lifts or carries up to 50 pounds, and balances while working in a production environment.

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