Maintenance Technician

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Location
Mankato, Minnesota
Industry
Manufacturing & Production
Job Type
Full-Time
Salary
US$ 21.90 - US$ 26.00 per hour, $21.90 - 26.00 per hour + none
Ref. Number
S_25331
Contact
Schnitker, Megan, Spherion
Phone
507-387-2200
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Job Description

Spherion has an amazing DIRECT HIRE opportunity, with your name on it! We are searching for 2nd shift maintenance technicians! The ideal candidate will take initiative, solve problems, and make decisions. This position will help maintain production operations and quality by enhancing the operation of machinery and mechanical/ electrical equipment. This position will change parts, keep machines and equipment in working order, perform other routine machinery maintenance.

RESPONSIBILITIES
- Performs preventative maintenance and repair of foundry and machine shop equipment.
- Troubleshoots mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, and electrical systems.
- Reads blueprints, electrical schematics, and ladder logic.
- Assists in maintaining and administering a preventative maintenance program. This includes all production machines and equipment. Knowledge of mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical systems.
- Examines machines to diagnose trouble, dismantles machines, replaces defective parts, reassembles machines and makes necessary adjustments to ensure efficient operation.
- Works within the maintenance team and utilize outside resources to resolve technical issues.
- Makes replacement parts.
- Detects and reports defective materials or questionable conditions.
- Performs emergency/unscheduled repairs of production equipment.
- Maintains the work area and equipment in a clean and orderly condition and follows prescribed safety regulations.
- Reads and interprets equipment manuals and work orders to perform required maintenance and service.
- Maintains and repairs moving equipment and lifts.
- Offers suggestions for improvements of operations or processes.
- Performs physical and cognitive demands promoting safety in the work environment required for this position.

Working hours: Monday-Friday 2:00PM - 10:00PM (OT on Saturdays)

Skills:
QUALIFICATIONS
--Associates degree in a related field, or equivalent experience in an industrial environment.
--Experience with troubleshooting machine and motor control circuits.
--Familiarity with and comfortable working with high voltages & 3-phase a+.

PREFERRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES
--Experience in a high speed manufacturing environment and working knowledge of PLCs are a plus.
--Ability to work through tasks with minimal supervision.
--Ability to work second shift, third shift, and overtime.

Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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