Maintenance Technician

Location: Youngstown, IN
Employment Type: Direct Hire
Posted 1 month ago
NSC Staffing has immediate openings for Maintenance Technician in Kokomo, IN. Candidates must be comfortable working around machines. Attention to detail and ability to work overtime. 
Job Requirements:
Summary: As a Maintenance Technician, you will be responsible for performing routine maintenance tasks, repairs, and troubleshooting on equipment and facilities. Your role is crucial in ensuring the efficient and safe operation of machinery and maintaining a well-functioning working environment.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities Includes the following:
Other duties may be assigned.
  1. Equipment Maintenance:
    • Perform scheduled preventive maintenance on machinery and equipment, following established procedures and checklists.
  2. Repairs and Troubleshooting:
    • Diagnose and repair malfunctions in machinery, mechanical equipment, or building systems. Troubleshoot issues to identify root causes.
  3. Routine Inspections:
    • Conduct routine inspections of equipment and facilities to identify potential problems and address them proactively.
  4. Emergency Repairs:
    • Respond promptly to emergency calls for repairs and resolve issues to minimize downtime and ensure a safe working environment.
  5. Documentation:
    • Maintain accurate records of maintenance activities, including repairs, inspections, and preventive maintenance tasks.
  6. Parts and Supplies Management:
    • Identify and requisition necessary parts, materials, and supplies for maintenance tasks. Manage inventory levels efficiently.
  7. Collaboration:
    • Coordinate with other departments, including production, to schedule maintenance activities and minimize disruptions to operations.
  8. Safety Compliance:
    • Ensure compliance with safety regulations and guidelines. Implement safety measures during maintenance activities.
  9. Equipment Calibration:
    • Calibrate and adjust equipment to meet specifications, ensuring precision and reliability in operations.
  10. New Equipment Installation:
    • Assist in the installation of new machinery and equipment, collaborating with other teams as needed.
  11. HVAC Maintenance:
    • Perform maintenance tasks on heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems to ensure a comfortable and safe indoor environment.
  12. Electrical Repairs:
    • Address electrical issues, replace faulty components, and ensure the proper functioning of electrical systems.

Qualification Requirements:  To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.   Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • Knowledge of mechanical systems, electrical systems, plumbing, and HVAC.
  • Familiarity with maintenance tools and equipment.
  • Ability to read and interpret technical manuals and blueprints.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Good communication skills and the ability to work independently or as part of a team.

               Education and/or Experience:  
High School Diploma or GED equivalent; 2 or more years experience in a maintenance position within a manufacturing environment.

Skills: Basic mathematical (Add, subtract, multiply, divide), Basic understanding of geometry, use basic measurement tools (tape measure, caliper micrometer, gauge blocks), understand        verbal and written instructions, Ability to read Manufacturing schematics.       
Physical Requirements: While performing the duties of this position, the employee is regularly required to stand and sit.  The employee is regularly required to use hands to feel or handle tools, objects and controls.  The employee is occasionally required to lift or move up to 75 lbs.    Specific vision abilities required by this job include peripheral vision, close vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus. 

Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described herein are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential duties of this job.  
While performing the duties of this job, the employee regularly works near moving mechanical parts and is rarely exposed to vibration.         The noise level in the work environment is usually loud

Additional Skills/or Abilities:
  • Strong hydraulic, pneumatic, mechanical and industrial skills.
  • Ability to weld and use acetylene torches

Competencies:  Quality Orientated, Safety Awareness, Initiative, Problem Solving

We value our employees and are committed to offering meaningful employment in safe workplace conditions. We are honored by the thousands of employees who have placed their trust and confidence in our company.
At NSC Staffing our company culture is strong! You work hard for us and in return we want to provide you with as many benefits and resources as we can:
- Medical Coverage
- Dental
- Vision
- 401(k)
- Short- and long-term disability coverage
- Identity Theft Protection
- Legal Assistance
- Long Term Opportunities
- Training and Career Growth Opportunities
- The chance to be a part of an amazing team

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NSC is an innovative staffing firm that specializes in placing qualified skilled, technical and professional talent in virtually any market. Our meticulous dedication to Quality and Safety is a testament to our success. We are The Staffing Experts!
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