Maintenance Technician in San Diego, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 5/30/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    San Diego, CA
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is seeking a talented Maintenance Technician I for a micro-irrigation solutions innovator in San Diego 

Pay: $20 to $25 DOE

Shift: 12 hour / 6 AM-6:15 PM or 6pm to 6:15am

Schedule: Rotating Schedule (Every other weekend off!)

Temp to hire


Duties and responsibilities are as follows but not limited to:

  • Uses basic blueprint, schematic and drawing knowledge for interpretation.
  • Uses mechanical aptitude to troubleshoot mechanical equipment, determines appropriate repair or replacement of parts, performs preventative maintenance and inspections using proper tools and procedures.
  • Uses basic electrical skills to troubleshoot electromechanical equipment to component level.
  • Uses basic hydraulic/pneumatic skills to troubleshoot equipment for repair and preventative maintenance.


  • Read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. 
  • Write routine reports and correspondence. 
  • Have good verbal communication skills to clearly keep all teams informed of daily issues.
  • Follow up on completed jobs assigned.
  • Add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. 
  • Compute rate, ratio, and percent.
  • Apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. 
  • Mechanics (possess excellent mechanical skills)
  • Electrical (up to 480 V)
  • Electronics repair, down to component level
  • PLC troubleshooting
  • Pneumatics (compressed air systems)
  • Hydraulics
  • Plastic extrusion equip.
  • Vacuum/blower systems
  • Water/oil pumps
  • Heat exchangers
  • Plumbing
  • Soldering or silver brazing
  • Fabrication in wood, metal, plastic, etc.
  • HVAC repair a plus (chilled water systems)
  • Facilities maintenance


Associate's degree (A. A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school a plus; and one - four years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.


The physical demands and work environment characteristics described below are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear.  The employee is occasionally required to stand; sit; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and smell.  The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 35 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 75+ pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus, corrected vision.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.