Maintenance Technician

Application deadline:

Tuesday, May 25, 2021 - 12:57pm


thyssenkrupp Crankshaft Company


Your Responsibilities

The Maintenance Tech reports to the Maintenance Team Leader and is responsible for the troubleshooting and repair of plant machinery as well as conducting preventative maintenance checks.



Major Areas of Responsibility

  • Machine maintenance
  • Daily maintenance checks
  • Preventative maintenance initiatives


Specific Responsibilities of the Job

  • Diagnose, troubleshoot, update and repair malfunctioning plant equipment
  • Perform routine mechanical or machining maintenance activities on equipment
  • Perform daily checks of plant support systems including air compressors, fire suppression, and machine chillers; take readings, fill out corresponding checklists, and turn in weekly
  • Participate in preventative maintenance program based on OEMs (Original Equipment Manuals) for plant equipment, machinery, and related facilities
  • Maintain record of work orders, repairs done, and parts used


Standards of Performance

  • Effectively make repairs in a timely manner
  • Maintains accurate records
  • Minimizes malfunctions by taking preventative maintenance measures


Essential Functions

  • Proficient in English Language
  • Ability to work independently as well as with a team
  • Walking in a manufacturing setting with multiple stairs and inclines



  • Education/Credentials/Certifications
    • High School Diploma or Equivalent
    • Specialized training in mechanics trade or related field preferred
  • Length of Experience
    • 3-5 years of hands-on experience in maintenance in a manufacturing setting
  • Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
    • Excellent mechanical skills
    • Understanding of pneumatic, hydraulics, and electrical
    • Knowledge of fabrication
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Ability to convert metric to standard and basic mathematical ability
    • Excellent reasoning and problem solving ability
    • Ability to follow step-by-step instructions
    • Ability to operate a variety of maintenance equipment in a safe and effective manner
    • Ability to adapt to changing technologies and learn functionality of new equipment and systems

Employment type: 

  • Full time

Days per week: 




Years of experience: 

  • 3 - 5 years



Required degree level: 

  • High school

Worksite Info: 

This is us – your new employer thyssenkrupp integrated its Forging & Machining and Undercarriage businesses to start the new business unit Forged Technologies. With roughly 7,000 employees at 18 production sites in seven different countries, thyssenkrupp Forged Technologies has sales of over one billion euros and operates over 50 forging press lines and more than 150 machining and assembly lines in seven countries. The product portfolio includes undercarriage systems for heavy machinery as well as crankshafts, connecting rods, pistons, chassis products, transmission systems and rotor shafts for the automotive industry.


Your benefits with us We offer an outstanding Benefits Package that includes: Company Tuition Reimbursement Package. Quarterly Bonus Program 401K Match 120 hours of Paid Time Off after completion of Probation Period Competitive wage with a Skill Pay Program that includes a work service credit on relative education and experience Comprehensive medical plans with flexible cost options ranging from $4.62 to $57.62 a week. We also have a Preventative Healthcare and Medical Program with additional premium discount on medical insurance premiums Dental plans ranging from $0.48 to $4.15 a week Vision Plans ranging from $0.35 to $3.69 a week Company Paid Life, AD&D, Short Term Disability, & Long Term Disability 11 paid Holidays Gym Membership Reimbursement