Maintenance Technician - 3rd Shift - South Haven


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Located in South Haven, MI

Salary: Starting at $25.00/hour (BOE)

Maintenance Technician

  • Location: South Haven, MI
  • Position Type: Full-Time, Direct Hire
  • Pay/Salary: $25+ per hour 
  • Schedule: 3rd Shift

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Responsibilities/Duties of Maintenance Technician: 

  • Performs industrial maintenance duties for thermo processing and forming equipment including labeling and packaging machines. 
  • Will also maintain and perform preventative maintenance activities for all industrial production equipment, as well as, facility and grounds. 
  • Troubleshoot PLC’s. 
  • Complete scheduled preventative maintenance on equipment. 
  • Respond to production needs as they occur on the production floor. 
  • Complete accurate and timely documentation of maintenance records.
  • Comply with federal, state, and local regulations. 
  • Follow company guidelines to produce a safe and quality product.
  • Comply with company policy, quality, and safety standards; such as wearing safety glasses/hearing protection when on the plant floor. 
  • Maintain housekeeping in the work area and adjacent areas throughout the shift.

Qualifications for Maintenance Technician:

  • A high school diploma or equivalent required
  • Strong leadership skills, independent thinking, strong organizational and planning abilities, and analytical and problem-solving skills are essential. 
  • Own your own tools 
  • Experience with pneumatics, hydraulics, and electrical. 
  • Experience with plastics processing equipment including grinders and shredders etc. 
  • The ability to distinguish between different types of plastic material such as polystyrene, polypropylene, and high-density polyethylene. 
  • Fabrication experience is preferred
  • Forklift driving experience is preferred
  • Good oral and written communication skills, as well as the ability to work effectively with key coworkers, including department managers, line operators, quality assurance personnel, and contractors. 
  • Able to troubleshoot electrical, hydraulic systems, and pneumatic equipment. Strong electrical background in addition to mechanical skills.
  • Experience with computerized or automated controls and the ability to read electrical schematics a plus. 
  • Self-motivated detail-oriented and able to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills. 
  • High energy level required. 

What Makes Express Employment Professionals Different?

Express Employment Professionals of Southwest Michigan is a local employment agency that has been helping people find jobs in Southwest Michigan since 2007.  Our goal is to find permanent, long-term positions at some of the best companies in our area.  We want to help you find that perfect fit for your needs and abilities, and you'll never pay a fee for our services and support. 

Express can place you in a wide range of jobs that meet your employment needs, including:

  • Light Industrial
  • Skilled Trades
  • Administrative 
  • Professional 

Benefits Available to Eligible Express Associates:

  • Weekly Pay
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Short-Term Disability and Life Insurance
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Holiday and Vacation Pay
  • Free Online Training
  • Chances to win cash and prizes!

For a complete listing of all open positions, visit our website at Express Employment Professionals of SWMI, or like/follow us on Facebook

Express Office: Saint Joseph
4070 Red Arrow Highway
Saint Joseph, MI 49085
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