Maintenance Technician


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Located in Alabaster, AL

Salary: $30.00 - $35.00/hr. DOE

Job Summary:  Direct Hire opportunity for maintenance technician with strong electrical ability! Full-time opening with an established, successful manufacturing company in the Alabaster area. Opportunity for a strong performer to move into manager role in three years when manager retires. 

Benefits & Family-Friendly Culture:

  • Climate-controlled plant (no more sweltering in summer & freezing in winter!).
  • Holiday lunches throughout the year.
  • Accommodating to your children's events & medical/dental appointments, etc.
  • Tickets to Bham Barons games. 
  • Very low turnover - avg. tenure is 18.6 years!
  • VERY RARE to be called in after-hours; very stable schedule!
  • Medical/Dental/Vision insurance.
  • Health club family membership @ $5.00/mo. 
  • Company paid life, short term and long term insurance; can add term life insurance.
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with 25% employer match, up to 15% of earnings.
  • 7 paid holidays.
  • Generous PTO plan (80 hrs. first full year; up to 120 hrs.), with ability to carry over max. of 5 days. 
  • Monthly profit sharing after first 4 months.

Schedule & Pay:

  • FULL TIME; Mon-Fri day shift (overtime opportunity available).
  • VERY RARE to be called in after hours - schedule is very stable!
  • $30.00 - $35.00 /hr. to start, depending on experience & skills.
  • Eligible for monthly profit-sharing after first 4 months (average typically $100 - $125 or more per month).

Here's What Your Day-to-Day Looks Like:

  • Responsible for analysis, testing, and routine maintenance and repair of electrical systems and equipment with emphasis on PLC hardware and programming
  • Diagnose causes of malfunctions or failures and perform preventive/corrective maintenance
  • Repair and maintain machinery and mechanical equipment such as motors, pneumatic tools, production machines and equipment
  • Implement safety controls onto machinery
  • Diagnose, replace and maintain damaged or faulty mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic components of machines and equipment
  • Connect power supply wires to machines and equipment, and connect cables and wires between machines and equipment
  • Maintain electrical component inventories and makes recommendations for purchase and replenishment
  • Work closely with engineering department personnel to implement plan improvement projects
  • Plan layout of wiring and install wiring, conduit, and electrical apparatus in plant
  • Replace electric motor bearings and rewire motors. Lubricate and clean parts

Here's What Makes YOU a Great Fit:

  • Minimum of 5 years of related work experience (preferably in manufacturing/industrial environment) preferred
  • Experience in electrical plant maintenance (a good amount of the work will be electrical related)
  • Certified Electrician with the State of Alabama a plus
  • HS Diploma or GED; B.S. Degree in Industrial Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering or related field a plus
  • General knowledge of hydraulics, pneumatics, plumbing, electrical systems, basil welding, and fabrication
  • Must be able to read and interpret mechanical prints and diagrams
  • Must be physically able to perform the work assigned; occasionally lift or carry 50 lbs
  • Good work ethic; punctual & dependable; take pride in your work
  • Good teamwork and communication skills
  • Drug-free; background check

Job Location: Alabaster, AL

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