Maintenance Technician


Position:  Maintenance Technician, Day Shift

Industry:  Production

Job Type:  Direct Hire

Location:   Louisville, KY

 Pay: $30.00/ Hr – $33.00/ Hr, with quick advancement opportunities

Available Shifts:

Day Shift:    Rotating 12’s, 7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Job Description:

Snelling has an immediate opening for a Maintenance Technician in Louisville, KY. This position will be responsible for providing support and repairs to the various machinery found in the production areas and the equipment that is found within the building and systems. The Maintenance Technician should be able to work independently and demonstrate a proactive, problem-solving attitude. Job duties include:

  • Oversees maintenance on all machinery during shift;
  • Responsible for troubleshooting all plant maintenance issues during shift, as requested;
  • Provides timely repairs, upkeep and preventive maintenance;
  • Insures that adequate repair parts are stocked;
  • Uses MRO system for removing and returning parts from inventory
  • Makes recommendations for equipment improvements;
  • Assists with set-ups, start-ups, and qualifications:
  • Strives for continuous improvement of equipment;
  • Insures that daily PMs are performed and recorded
  • Responsible for entering all Work Order Requests into automated tracking system;

Maintenance Technician Requirements:

  • Experience in industrial maintenance with skills in mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic, and PLC;
  • Capable of fabrication and design
  • Proficient in the use of computers, especially in a work order tracking system and an MRO system;
  • Able to use automated scanning equipment;
  • Can troubleshoot and correct complex mechanical machine issues problems;
  • Can verify air pressures by gage, water temp by gage, and water pressure by gage
  • Can detect a water leak at the molds and nozzle and react correctly
  • Can detect an oil leak within a processing machine (shut-off nozzle, hydraulic line, rotary seal) and prevent product contamination
  • Can detect an air leak and identify general location (air line, blow mold obstruction, etc.)
  • Working knowledge of material load system and troubleshooting problems with the load system;
  • 3-5 years experience in a high-speed assembly production environment as a maintenance mechanic.


  • Medical, Vision, Dental, and Life Insurance after 30 days
  • 401K (eligible from start date, matched after 1 year)
  • Weekly Electronic Pay

To Apply: Interested candidates should submit their resume for immediate consideration. Resumes will be reviewed as quickly as possible, and qualified candidates will be contacted to set up an interview. Snelling participates in E-Verify and is a drug free workplace. Candidates may be subject to drug testing.

About Snelling: Since 1951, Snelling has helped match exceptional people with exceptional opportunities, and we continue to set the standard of excellence in our field. By combining our award-winning history with industry-leading technology, our team has what it takes to connect you with the job opportunity you seek quickly and efficiently.

Keywords: Mechanical, Electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic, PLC


Louisville, Kentucky 40299