Facilities Maintenance Technician in Gardena, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 5/21/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Gardena, CA
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    40 weeks
  • Date Posted:
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  • Pay Rate
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Established Aerospace Company seeking skilled Facilities Technician to join their dynamic team.


The position is responsible for maintenance of the interior and exterior of the facilities (excluding grounds-keeping), and preventative maintenance and repair of all facilities equipment and production machinery.

Production Equipment Maintenance:

  • Works with production operations to ensure equipment are working properly;
  • Maintains electrical and mechanical equipment including network cabling;
  • Maintains air compressors, winding machines, vacuuming pumps, truck-in-ovens, hydraulics, and machine shop equipment;
  • Performs various tasks related to carpentry, plumbing, flooring and power washing;
  • Makes sure equipment PM’s are completed in a timely manner;
  • Maintains and repairs equipment to minimize downtime, ensure timely completion of repairs, and maintains safe working conditions;
  • Assists with installation of production equipment.

Facilities Maintenance:

  • Inspects buildings, sites, and equipment for needed repairs and maintenance
  • Maintains HVAC units, plumbing, flooring, roofing, electrical etc. to  ensure structural integrity of the facilities;
  • Provides daily and weekly reports on ongoing facilities and equipment maintenance status;
  • Performs mechanical processes using the proper tools;
  • Works with sub-contractors when needed;
  • Obtains quotes from vendors, and coordinates the purchase of items needed for facilities and equipment maintenance projects;
  • Keeps maintenance shop clean and organized;
  • Notifies supervisor and management of parts inventory levels;
  • Responds to emergency maintenance requests, and troubleshoots issues to determine cause and solution;
  • Assist in the implementation of Magnetika’s safety procedures.


Maintenance experience with at least 5 years’ experience in facility and equipment maintenance is required.

  • Experience working with outside vendors and contractors;
  • Good written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Proficient in computer use;
  • Forklift operation/certification required (Stand-up and Sit down) and Maintenance;
  • Welding experience a plus;
  •  Electrical experience with single phase 120/240V systems, three phase 208/230/480V systems required;
  • Experience with Lock-out/Tag-out procedures
  • Hand and power tools;
  • Plumbing experience including drain, waste, vent (DWV) and supply
  • Proficiency in industrial mechanical systems, industrial electrical systems, industrial controls systems, and/or industrial electronics systems is preferred;
  • Ability operating forklift and company truck;
  • High school diploma or technical school necessary;
  • Good driving record;
  • Must be a team player with a positive can do attitude.