Job Description

Branch Name:
Northwest Houston

Position: Maintenance Technician Category: Light Industrial Duties and Titles
City: HOUSTON, State : TX
Branch Name: Northwest Houston Dress Code:
Branch Phone: (713) 329-9990 Job ID: 3445513
Pay Information: $18.00 - $23.00 Order Type: Light Industrial - Temp to Hire

Do you have previous experience handling basic preventative and mechanical maintenance on manual, N/C, and CNC machinery? Are you currently searching for your next long-term opportunity within the Houston area? If you said yes, then this just might be the position for you!

One of our leading North West Houston area clients is currently searching for an experienced, detail-oriented, and hard-working Maintenance Technician to join their team for the long haul!

A Day in the Life of a Maintenance Technician Might Include:

  • 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 electronic, hydraulic and mechanical failures.
  • In addition to machinery, may troubleshoot and repair jib cranes, overhead cranes and forklifts.
  • Reads and interprets blueprints, hydraulic schematics and 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.
  • Must be able to operate a forklift and other heavy equipment proficiently.
  • 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.
  • What it Takes to be the IDEAL Maintenance Technician:

    • Must have 3 or more years maintenance 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 a plus
    • Preventive Maintenance experience preferred
    • Must be able to operate forklift and lifting devices.
    • Must be able to follow written and oral instructions.
    • Must be able to communicate in English (both written and oral) as it relates to the job.
    • Must be adaptable to a changing work environment, competing demands and is able to deal with frequent change, delays or unexpected events.
    • Must be willing and able to work flexible shifts and changing work schedules.
    • Must possess basic math skills to include but not limited to adding, subtracting, multiplication, and division for the purpose of material take-offs and fabrication.
    • If this sounds like you, don’t hesitate! Apply today for immediate consideration!

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