Maintenance Technician


Position: Maintenance Technician

Industry: Production

Job Type: Direct Hire

Location: Louisville, KY 40206

Pay Rate: $22.00 – $24.00/hr.

Job Description:

Snelling has an immediate opening for a Maintenance Technician in Louisville, KY. This position will be responsible for maintaining and improving production equipment and facilities. Install new equipment and repair existing equipment. The Maintenance Technician should be able to work independently and demonstrate a proactive, problem-solving attitude. Job duties include:

· Complete repairs and maintenance of production equipment, support equipment, building and grounds.

· Conduct preventive maintenance on equipment

· Perform housekeeping and sanitation as needed.

· Complete welding tasks and use a cutting torch.

· Complete any necessary pipefitting.

· Install and relocate equipment as required.

· Complete calibrations for various measuring devices.

· Complete boiler maintenance and boiler water treatment.

· Install minor electrical wiring and troubleshoot electrical problems.

· Complete risk analysis prior to a job to identify safety hazards and fill out work permit.

· Actively participate in the Quality Improvement Process.

· Perform work accurately and reliably with proper thoroughness according to established procedures.

· Willing to work weekend overtime to do project and preventative maintenance work while equipment is down.

· Train associates on the use of new equipment.

· Coordinate and monitor contractors who are onsite for installations or maintenance.

Maintenance Mechanic Requirements:

· Strong mechanical aptitude.

· Strong trouble shooting skills.

· Working knowledge of all production equipment.

· Electrical system understanding.

· Be able to work and troubleshoot problems individually.


· Medical, Vision, Dental, and Life Insurance after 30 days

· 401K (eligible from start date, matched after 1 year)

· Weekly Electronic Pay

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: Maintenance, PM, Pipefitting, Welding, Calibration


Louisville, Kentucky 40299