Maintenance Tech - 2nd & 3rd Shift

at ABB Inc in Fort Smith, Arkansas, United States

Job Description

Maintenance Tech - 2nd & 3rd Shift Take your next career step at ABB with a global team that is energizing the transformation of society and industry to achieve a more productive, sustainable future.

At ABB, we have the clear goal of driving diversity and inclusion across all dimensions: gender, LGBTQ+, abilities, ethnicity and generations. Together, we are embarking on a journey where each and every one of us, individually and collectively, welcomes and celebrates individual differences.


Pay Range: $24.75 - $34.84

Shift Premium: $.20 2nd shift & $.30 3rd shift

**Pay rate is dependent on a skill set and/or qualifications

**Eligible for $1,000 sign-on bonus after 60 days

**Your responsibilities


*Troubleshoot & repair machine electrical/electronics.

*Operate all machine electrical tools. Interpret electrical schematics and prints.

*Complete knowledge of electronic principles as they apply to industrial machinery and controls which would enable diagnosing problems and repairing servo-motors, electronic controls, processors, and other similar equipment.

* Must be knowledgeable of how to locate information to enable repair of new equipment.

*Ensures the maintenance shop area is organized, neat and clean. Identifies and acts immediately regarding any safety hazards, spills, etc. to avoid the risk of accidents. Uses safe lifting techniques and operates power equipment in a safe manner. Abide by all stated regulations while performing work, i.e., lockout/tag out procedures, etc. Maintains records to ensure accountability of time, parts and repairs.

*Performs preventative maintenance and necessary repairs to maintain equipment

*Inspecting, troubleshooting, repairing, and/or replacing mechanical components such as motors, reducers, drive chains, sprockets, sheaves, pulleys, rollers, conveyor belts, bearings, and transfer plates.

*Inspecting, troubleshooting, repairing, and/or replacing pneumatic equipment such as diverters, air compressors, lubricators, hoses, and coils.

*Inspecting, troubleshooting, repairing and/or replacing hydraulic equipment such as hoses, fittings, cylinders, and pumps.

*Place safety in the workplace above all else

*Work closely with machine operators

*Work any overtime

*Other duties as assigned

Your background


Education and Experience Needed:

*HS Diploma or equivalent required

*Industrial Maintenance or similar type Associate's degree or in lieu of degree 2 years' related experience in maintenance and/or education

*3+ years' maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment preferred

*Knowledge of the fundamentals of industrial electrical application, pneumatics, hydraulics and control systems

*PLC troubleshooting and controls experience/knowledge highly desired.

*Knowledge of the fundamental of industrial electrical application, pneumatics, and control systems highly desired.

Specialized skills or other requirements:

*Professional written and oral skills are essential

*Ability to read prints and technical manuals.

*Ability to trouble-shoot and repair heavy machinery.

*Advanced understanding of Machine operations and diagnostics.

*Ability to effectively diagnose machine malfunctions and concisely communicate detailed root cause(s) of malfunctions.

*Ability to adapt to new technologies and manage multiple conflicting priorities and deadlines.

*Adaptable to change and ability to cross-train.

*Strong organizational skills; ability to manage multiple tasks and work well under pressure.

*Must be willing to attend classes for additional job-related training.

More about us

We look forward to receiving your application. If you want to discover more about ABB, take another look at our website


Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action at ABB Inc.


ABB Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religious creed, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.  For more information regarding your (EEO) rights as an applicant, please visit the following websites:

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Job Posting: 3105106

Posted On: Oct 25, 2021

Updated On: Nov 20, 2021