Maintenance Technician

Milwaukee, WI 53204

Posted: 01/15/2019 Industry: Maintenance Job Number: 504163

Maintenance Technician


This company was founded in 1979 as a family owned machine shop, with a mere 5,000 square feet of machining space and a handful of customers to their name. Through their continued commitment to quality and customer service they have expanded their current location multiple times to the current 100,000 square foot facility

 Milwaukee manufacturing company seeks a Maintenance Technician for their downtown location.


Duties for maintenance technician:

         This position exists to maintain, repair, and provide preventive maintenance to all equipment and property.  This includes working with hydraulics, pneumatics, metal fabrication, plumbing, machine tools, power distribution, and hand tools.

         Troubleshoot, maintain, install, repair, and rebuild machinery and mechanical equipment used in production and related services.

         Responsible for general building and facility upkeep to include maintaining and performing preventive on heating, electrical, and plumbing systems as necessary.

         Diagnose machine malfunctions and operating difficulties. Make recommendations to production supervisor or lead about recourse, when appropriate.

         May rebuild machines and overhaul troublesome components and attachments to involve dismantling, inspection, machining, or replacement of purchased parts.

         Responsible for forklift repair, inspection, and documentation.

         May make fabrications using sheet metal, torch, plasma, press brakes, saws, shears, and welding skills in MIG/TIG/ARC.

         Ensures maintenance areas are kept clean throughout the shift and communication is relayed between shifts.

         Responsible for strict adherence to all company/departmental policies and procedures related to safety and conduct daily maintenance repairs within the standards of OSHA, HFPA, utilizing PPE as required.


Qualifications for maintenance technician:         

         High school diploma or equivalent and working knowledge of show mathematics.

         3+ years of diverse generalist experience working as a Manufacturing Maintenance Technician.

         Previous experience with hydraulics, pneumatics, metal fabrication/welding, troubleshooting, wiring, and repair required. Familiarity with machine tools required.

         Ability to read detailed mechanical drawings, assembly drawings, and elementary electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulic schematics.

         Possess a thorough understanding of LOTO, equipment files and manuals, ISO maintenance procedures, MRO parts ordering, parts storage, and inventory.

         Good verbal and written communication skills as they pertain to dealing with and understanding employee machine malfunction concerns or issues, and documenting job progress in logs.

         Must possess a basic understanding of blueprint reading and writing skills.

         Physical requirements include occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

         Specific vision abilities required by this position include close vision and the ability to adjust focus.



         1st shift, - Mon-Thurs  6 am 4 pm; Friday mandatory overtime 6 am 2 pm; Saturday as needed

         $20 27/hr. based on experience

         Benefits - Medical/dental/vision, paid holidays, paid vacation, continuous training and personal development, 401K with company match.


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