Job Description

We’re hiring a Maintenance Technician for our growing client in the Northwest Houston area.

We are looking for experienced, reliable, hard-working employees to join our client’s team!



Job Title:  Maintenance Technician

Location:  Northwest Houston area

Pay: $31 per hour

Hours:  Must be willing and able to work flexible shifts and changing work schedules

Duration:  Temp-to-hire

Description of Duties:  Maintenance Technician position now available in the Northwest Houston area!  Responsible for all repairs and maintenance of conventional machinery, N/C machinery, CNC machinery, mechanical equipment and material handling equipment: Troubleshoots and determines cause of failures that occur in all conventional, N/C and CNC machinery including electric, electronic, hydraulic and mechanical failures. In addition to machinery, may troubleshoot and repair jib cranes, overhead cranes and forklifts. Reads and interprets blueprints, electric and hydraulic schematics for troubleshooting purposes. May wire, perform electrical installations and disconnect and connect machine tools and other machinery. May perform work on switch gears, motor relays, gear boxes and perform point to point wiring. May troubleshoot electrical circuits to include a/c and d/c circuitry. May set up and operate lathes, drill presses, grinders and other metalworking tools to make and repair parts. May be required to perform basic arc welding for the purposes of repair. Initiates purchase orders for parts for repairs. Responsible for maintaining and monitoring the preventative maintenance program. Responsible for keeping equipment and work area clean and orderly and perform basic preventative maintenance functions on equipment as required.

Requirements:  Must be able to operate a forklift and other heavy equipment proficiently. Must have 3 or more years maintenance electrical/mechanical experience working on manual, N/C & CNC equipment. Must be able to read blueprints, hydraulic schematics and schematics. Must possess excellent hydraulic troubleshooting skills. Electrical trouble shooting experience is required. Preventive Maintenance experience preferred. Must possess basic math skills to include subtracting, multiplication, and division for the purpose of material take-offs and fabrication.



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