Maintenance Technician


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Located in Wixom, MI

Salary: $20+ Hour

Express Employment Professionals in Howell/Brighton is working with a manufacturer in the Wixom area to fill a full time DIRECT HIRE Maintenance Technician position.

Pay Rate: $20+ depending on experience

Day shift position 7am-7pm. Must be available for OT.

Maintains, troubleshoots, repairs and/or rebuilds all plant equipment in department as necessary.

Essential Functions

  • Troubleshoots, repairs and rebuilds equipment in department which includes but is not limited to: balers, conveyors, shredders and grinders
  • Repairs and maintains equipment as it relates to electrical, mechanical and hydraulics by methods such as: welding, fabricating, torching and painting, etc.
  • Works with the Maintenance Supervisor, Maintenance Operations Supervisor and/or designee to design, modify, or change equipment to work for specific functions
  • Ensure all Monthly Preventative Maintenance is performed in accordance to ISO quality procedures and work instructions
  • Performs work orders as assigned
  • Uses required PPE protective equipment as required which includes, but is not limited to, proper ear, eye, hand and face protection
  • Complies with all lockout/tagout procedures
  • Performs general and scheduled maintenance on all equipment within the plant
  • Wash down all equipment, cleaning out all balers, chambers and hoppers
  • Inventories and tracks all parts for in-house equipment
  • Maintains regular and predictable attendance
  • Constantly move about to accomplish tasks or move between work-sites
  • Occasionally move self in different positions to accomplish tasks in various environments including tight and confined spaces
  • Constant movement and use of limbs; this position requires manual dexterity, coordination and stamina
  • Occasionally lift, move, or position objects weighing up to 50 pounds
  • Vision requirements include corrected/uncorrected distant and near vision, depth perception, and ability to distinguish between colors
  • Regularly works around moving mechanical parts
  • Regularly works in wet and/or humid conditions that may include extreme cold, heat, and outside weather
  • Constantly works in noisy environment
  • Exhibits behaviors that reflect the company core values: Teamwork, Integrity, Tenacity, Compassion & Diversity

Position Qualifications

  • High School or G.E.D. required
  • Technical education or training beyond high school highly desired
  • Three to five years of related experience with solid work history
  • Electrical, mechanical, and hydraulic background; welding and torching experience required

Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to demonstrate attention to detail
  • Ability to design and adjust workflows and procedures
  • Ability to work well in group problem solving situations and demonstrate emotional intelligence when dealing with emotional topics and remain open to others' ideas
  • Ability to respond to employees and customers complaints with respect and consideration
  • Ability to adapt to changes in work environment
  • Routinely work independently and adapt to frequent delays and unexpected events
  • Ability to read and compose simple instructions and correspondence in the form of emails and memos
  • Ability to display passion and optimism and inspire respect and trust amongst employees
  • Ability to prioritize tasks to ensure deadlines, daily tasks and projects are completed on time
  • Ability to navigate and perform accurate data entry in maintenance software
  • Ability to work overtime as required; flexibility to work different shifts as required

To Apply: Please send resume to  and call (517) 546-5627 today!

Express Office: Howell (Brighton)
2160 Grand River Annex
Suite 200
Brighton, MI 48114
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