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Entry Level - Maintenance Technician in Westland, MI at Hire Road

Date Posted: 3/8/2019

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Job Description

Maintenance Technician
Westland, MI

Summary: Our client is looking to add a Maintenance Technician who is flexible, driven individual who is able to maintain the various equipment and general facilities with a positive attitude and willingness to do what is necessary.

Maintenance Technician Requirements:

  • Able to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos; and to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.
  • Able to lift up to 75 pounds.
  • Comfortable working at heights
  • Able to stand and walk for an 8 hour shift
  • Able to work, on occasion, in tight spaces and outdoors year round.
  • Demonstrates ability at repairing production systems to maintain efficient operations and peak mechanical performance. Ability to perform basic electrical wiring, mechanical and pneumatic repairs.
  • Assist in plant housekeeping as necessary
  • Able to prioritize and stay cool under multiple requests from various sources
  • Saturdays and Sundays may be required on occasion

Maintenance Technician Description:

  • Perform preventative and scheduled maintenance
  • Ability to troubleshoot and repair equipment to limit production downtime
  • Mechanical, electrical and pneumatic knowledge
  • Demonstrate ability to breakdown repair and reassemble production equipment
  • Demonstrate proficiency and proper use of powered tools
  • Initiative to work independently and in teams
  • Able to troubleshoot problems
  • Maintain daily Maintenance logs of all repairs and PM’s performed
  • Demonstrate safe and effective use of a Hilo and scissor lift
  • Relocate electrical and pneumatic power sources as the need arises
  • Familiar and able to service the following equipment: strappers, banders, shrink wrap, carton erectors, autobaggers, hoists, etc.
  • Familiar and able to perform PMs on hi-lo, lifts, and tuggers
  • Familiar with OSHA standards and able to help ensure compliance
  • Some clerical/administration duties required on occasion


Choosing the Hire Road is about shared success, active and committed partnerships and relationships that last.  Hire Road is solely focused on connecting highly skilled professionals with leading organizations. We are a solutions-based, results-oriented staffing company specializing in a wide range of industry specific practices. To put it simply, we recruit, screen and hire talented people for temporary and full-time positions.

This classification description is intended to indicate the general kinds of tasks and levels of work difficulty that are required of positions given this title and should not be construed as declaring what the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position shall be.  It is not intended to limit or in any way modify the right of any supervisor to assign, direct and control the work of the employees under her/his supervision.  The use of a particular expression or illustration describing duties shall not exclude other duties not mentioned that are of a similar kind or level of difficulty.

Equal Opportunity Employer