Maintenance Technician - Strong PLC-1st Shift

Location: Troy, MI
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $50,000.00 - $53,000.00
Date: 12/3/2018
Job ID: 02567468
Job Description

3rd shift opening

Responsible for repairing and maintaining equipment and machines to keep the plant running smoothly.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
  • Read, diagnose and repair machinery and equipment using hand tools and other equipment
  • Perform preventive maintenance on machinery
  • Read electrical schematics and other documents to assist in diagnosing and repairing machinery and equipment
  • Communicate with co-workers and others to carry out job duties
  • Various other duties as required by the department
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative   of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Formal training leading to journeyman status in Machine Repair, or equivalent


Five to seven years experience


Advanced equipment troubleshooting skills
Knowledge of ISO/TS16949, Hydraulics, Pneumatics, Electrical, Stamping, Cutting, Forming, Grinding, Tool Sharpening, Milling,  Machine Setup, Blueprint Reading, Electrical Schematic Reading, Spark Testing, Basic Carpentry and HVAC, Electrical Repairs, Time Studies, Machine Repair and Tooling Selection
Must be able to operate basic metrology equipment, grease guns, cranes, grinders, stamping presses, drill presses, punch presses, hand tools, and equipment related to the maintenance and repair of equipment and machines
Knowledge of Mig and Resistance Welding Cells
Communication skills to communicate and interact with all levels of employees
Computer skills and math skills sufficient to perform department related tasks are required


Valid driver’s license, hi-lo license, and journeyman status or accredited certificate required.


Safety glasses and hearing protection required. Other safety equipment required on an as needed basis.

Work Environment

Working environment and physical requirements of this position are those typical of an office setting and manufacturing environment.

Physical Demands

Working environment and physical requirements of this position are those typical of a manufacturing environment. Job requires very frequent visual effort and concentration, and the ability to move throughout the plant, including second story areas. Must be able to identify colors for purposes of executing machine and equipment repairs. The ability to lift 40 pounds is required.