Maintenance Technician

at Aerotek in Byhalia, Mississippi, United States

Job Description


Read and understand mechanical and electrical schematics without issue.

Provide leadership, training and direction when necessary to other maintenance technicians or machine operators.

Ability to determine the root cause for troubleshooting systems.

Perform preventative maintenance up to and including Annual PM’s.

Set up preventative maintenance paperwork for new machinery in designated areas.

Perform troubleshooting, repair, and PM on high speed packaging equipment such as : cartooners, baggers, scales, conveyors, x-ray, and coders.

Ability to troubleshoot PLC’s (Allen Bradley), VFD’s, and log in and trouble shoot Ladder logic to diagnose a problem.

Proficiency with wiring motors up to 480, tracing electrical issues, setting parameters, pumps, hydraulics, pneumatic s, and valves.

Problem solving using defined methodologies.

Comfortable with speaking to a machine service engineer to gather information, report unusual issues and problems for resolution.

Detect, document, report and repair improper machine operation and faulty equipment

Understand and certify in our LOTO program.

Knowledge of GMP and FDA is required


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Top Skills Details:

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Additional Skills & Qualifications:

3-5 years of experience as Multi craft technician (FDA or packaging preferred)

- would consider military experience with mechanical background

- entry level would have to require a technical degree (automation or industrial maintenance)

Proven ability to read electrical and mechanical schematics (level 3)

Ability to read ladder logic for Allen Bradley PLC’s (level 3) basic understanding (level 2 )

Proficient knowledge of GMP , FDA, and LOTO protocols

Experience Level:

Intermediate Level

About Aerotek:

We know that a company’s success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual’s success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek’s people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek’s 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

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Job Posting: JC192792188

Posted On: Sep 19, 2021

Updated On: Sep 29, 2021