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Job Number: 2159326

Maintenance Technician - To $35.00 per hour

Compensation: To $35.00 per hour plus terrific benefits and a nice work environment.

Location: Sonoma County

Day shift!

Job Duties

  • Applies a wide variety of methods, procedures & techniques to layout, install, align, repair, overhaul, & maintain various types of machines encompassing mechanical, pneumatic, and electrical systems & operation principles.
  • Performs preventive maintenance on mechanical systems to include disassembly, cleaning, reassembly, and calibration.
  • Cleans, lubricates, and adjusts parts, equipment, and machinery.
  • Examines parts for defects such as breakage and excessive wear.
  • Observes and tests the operation of machinery and equipment in order to diagnose malfunctions.
  • Operates newly repaired machinery and equipment to verify the adequacy of repairs.
  • Studies blueprints, diagrams and manufacturers' manuals to determine correct installation and operation of machinery.
  • Demonstrates equipment functions and features to machine operators.
  • Records repairs, maintenance, parts and materials used, and order or requisition new parts and materials as necessary.
  • Ensures the safety needs are given a top priority in operations support and work execution.
  • Ensure a pre-run check of machinery and equipment is done when required.
  • Light fabrication as needed.


  • 2 yrs experience preferred in maintenance role, preferably in a manufacturing environment.
  • Ability to successfully work independently and as a team with minimal supervision to accomplish tasks as assigned.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively - verbally & written - to and work well with Team Members, Management, Customers & Vendors.
  • Working knowledge of manufacturing equipment operation, ability to properly use/operate accurate tools and good math skills are required.
  • Ability to read & interpret written & verbal direction while working in a safe, effective & productive manner within a fast paced environment.

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