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Maintenance Technician Job, Chesapeake, VA

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Category: General Labor
Location: 1958 Diamond Hill Road Chesapeake, VA 23324
Type: permanent
Job ID: 2696-20220111045318
Salary: 18.00 – 22.00


Leadpoint Business Services has a Maintenance Technician position available at a recycling center in Chesapeake, VA. The Maintenance Technician performs repairs and maintenance on recycling equipment, compact heavy equipment, and light trucks to maximize safe and productive operations. Repairs may include, but are not limited to, routine maintenance and repair of hydraulic systems, recycling equipment, electrical systems, balers, conveyor· systems and compactors.

Benefits of the Maintenance Technician

Full Time position with Career growth opportunities.

Overtime and incentive pay may be available

Benefits: Health Insurance and Paid time off

Responsibilities of the Maintenance Technician

Diagnoses mechanical problems using chars, diagnostic software, technical manuals and expertise.

Repairs or replaces parts on multiple systems as directed by a work order system.

Completes field service reports on a work order system daily.

Overhauls or replaces machine components and replace worn item s.

Communicates with supervisor and/or equipment operators for clarification of problems.

May discuss preventative techniques with equipment users to minimize future repairs.

Independently troubleshoot and maintain complex electromechanical equipment Installs and sets up new equipment and communicate with vendors regarding maintenance schedules.

Reads, troubleshoots, and programs simple PLC instructions to enhance plant monitoring and performance as requested by operations staff or to support maintenance objectives

Follows all safety policies and procedures.

Performs other duties as assigned or apparent.

Requirements of the Maintenance Technician

Minimum of 1 year of equipment maintenance and repair experience. (Required)

Valid driver’s license (Required).

High school diploma or G.E.D.

Mechanical or trade school certificate

Certificate in electronic diagnostics.

PLC Programming.

Minimum of 1-year exp experience with building maintenance, HVAC, odor systems and negative pressure systems.

Minimum of 3 years of experience working on equipment in a manufacturing or distribution environment

Working knowledge of Tier 4 emission systems

Welding and/or fabrication skills and/or experience.

Physical demands and abilities

Frequently lift to 25 pounds and adjust body position to bend, stoop, stand, walk, turn, pivot, and stand for long periods of time

Ability to assess weights and judge distances and heights

Ability to work in varying temperatures, depending upon season

Equal Opportunity Employer

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

About Leadpoint Business Services

Since 2000, Leadpoint Business Services has been helping waste and recycling companies become more efficient. That work starts with our employees – people like you. We hire, train, and put hundreds of people to work at our customers’ businesses every year. Then, we work with you to help you perform at your best.

This job description is intended to describe the general nature, complexity, and the level of work performed by employees assigned to this position, and it must not be interpreted as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, rights and / or skills required. Do not prescribe or restrict the work that can be assigned. In addition, this does not establish a contract of employment and is subject to change at the discretion of the company. 






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