Maintenance Technician-nights

Application deadline:

Saturday, February 29, 2020 - 12:49pm


thyssenkrupp Crankshaft Company


thyssenkrupp Crankshaft Company has an exciting opportunity for a Maintenance Technician at our Veedersburg, IN forging location.  The Maintenance Technician reports to the Shift Maintenance Engineer and is responsible for troubleshooting and repair of plant machinery, general plant building maintenance, and preventative maintenance actions.

  • Diagnose, troubleshoot, update and repair malfunctioning plant equipment as well as plant building repairs
  • Perform routine mechanical or machining maintenance activities on equipment
  • Participate in preventative maintenance program based on OEMs (Original Equipment Manuals) for plant equipment, machinery, and related facilities
  • Maintain records of daily PM’s and readings such as emissions, dust collector, amp on blast wheels, and conductivity for water treat system
  • Other responsibilities and projects as specified




  • Education/Credentials/Certifications
    • High School Diploma or Equivalent
    • Associate's in Industrial Maintenance / Electronics preferred
  • Length of Experience
    • 3-5 years of hands-on experience in maintenance in a manufacturing setting
  • Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
    • Excellent mechanical skills with a focus on clutch/brake presses or other forming presses (hydraulic/mechanical)
    • Strong understanding of Programmable Logic Controllers (Allen Bradley/Siemens), robotics (ABB), and electrical control systems
    • Capable of troubleshooting through complex mechanical, electrical and automation failures in order to determine a root cause of failure
    • Understanding of pneumatics, hydraulics, and electrical
    • Knowledge of robotics and PLC’s
    • 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

Apply Online at

Enter Keyword "Crankshaft" 

Employment type: 

  • Full time

Days per week: 




Years of experience: 

  • 3 - 5 years

Required degree level: 

  • Associate's degree