Maintenance Technician

Company: Aerotek ( Learn More )

General Information
$18.00 - $25.00 /Hour
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Job Description
* Repairs, alters, installs, maintains and resets machinery and equipment. Operates and maintains water and facility systems such as wells, pumps, water equipment, refrigeration and auxiliary systems.
* Will need to troubleshoot Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs) as necessary in the facility. Uses all hand power tools and electrical testing equipment as necessary in performance of duties. Uses drill presses, grinders, metal saws and pipe threading machines.
* Repairs and replaces parts in machines and equipment by dismantling, locating defective parts and reassembling. Makes necessary electrical repair or replacements.
* Makes necessary minor parts to perform work such as brackets angles, braces piping, rigging, etc. by using metal cutting saws, drill press, pipe threaders, hand drills, hydraulic press and hand tools.
* Tests machinery and equipment as necessary at intervals and upon completion of all jobs to ensure proper operation, including all safety guards and devices.
* Cleans up debris resulting from repairs, installations alterations and lubrication of machines and equipment. Work area must be left clean and ready for production upon job completion.
* Lubricates machines and equipment, performs preventive maintenance procedures as necessary or as specified. Remove excess oil and /or grease that results from such lubrication work. Checks, fills and repairs oil systems.
* Repairs, maintains, alters or installs water, air, gas, acid and steam lines. Cuts threads and bends pipe and tubing using heating torch when necessary. Maintains electrical equipment.
* Maintains, repairs and installs sewer and drain lines and plumbing/plumbing fixtures.
* Maintains all valves and expansion joints.
* Obtains required materials from stockroom and other storage areas using centralized stores computer system.
* Maintains adequate replacement parts storage.
* Maintains all rubber and flexible hose lines.
* Drills holes in concrete floor and installs all guardrails.
* Moves equipment and machinery using rollers, trucks, chain blocks, hoists, block and tackles, pry bars, ropes, chains, cables, cranes, forklift trucks, dollies and other necessary equipment. Loads and unloads equipment and machinery from trucks.
* Works from blueprints, sketches and specifications as necessary. Applies knowledge of shop mathematics as necessary.
* Performs all welding and brazing using oxygen, acetylene and electric arc equipment.
* Minimizes mechanical downtime and lost production without endangering operators or machinery through repairs.
* Perform other miscellaneous duties required but not listed above.

About Aerotek:

Our people are everything. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek® Inc. has distinguished itself as a leader in recruiting and staffing services, by having a deep understanding of the intersection of talent and business. As a strategic partner to more than 17,000 clients and 300,000 contract employees every year, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantages for its clients and rewarding careers for its contract employees. Headquartered in Hanover, Md., Aerotek operates a network of over 230 non-franchised offices with more than 6,000 internal employees dedicated to serving our customers. Aerotek is an operating company of Allegis Group, a global talent solutions provider. To learn more, visit

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please call 888-237-6835 or email accommodation@aerotek .com for other accommodation options. However, if you have questions about this position, please contact the Recruiter located at the bottom of the job posting. The Recruiter is the sole point of contact for questions about this position.
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