Maintenance Technician - Hourly in Edison, NJ at Volt

Date Posted: 9/17/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Edison, NJ
  • Duration:
    20 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $20.2/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone

Job Description

Position: Maintenance Technician

Status: 5-month contract

Location: Edison, New Jersey

This contracted Maintenance Technician opportunity is for an organization that specializes in real estate.


  • Minimum of High School Diploma with technical college certification or Associates degree in technical discipline.
  • Vo-Tech training or journeyman program (and recognized by the perspective union) for machinist or electrician.


  • Generate, read and work form electrical schematics, sketches or verbal instructions in making assemblies and installations.
  • Proficient in use of, current, voltage & resistance meters and other electronic test equipment.
  • Makes electrical measurements and calculations as required.
  • Troubleshoot power and control circuits for plant power distribution and machine control. Document systems in schematic form and install, and start up systems.
  • Proficient in reading relay logic diagrams, modifying circuitry in the field or installing new.
  • Knowledgeable in microprocessor based controls/PLC's. Troubleshoot control logic.
  • Have knowledge of DC and AC drives. Integrate systems that utilizes microprocessor/ PLC's, drives and controls to operate/improve systems operations.
  • Supervise/manage small projects as assigned. Work independently.
  • Operate various machine shop equipment such as lathes, drill presses, grinders and related equipment to make repairs.
  • Maintains, adjusts, services and lubricates plant equipment such as production machines, mobile equipment, pumps, valves and other process related equipment. Inspects and determines required repairs.
  • Maintains and makes repairs to plant buildings, facilities, utilities and area systems involving plumbing, carpentry, masonry, pipe fitting and other related crafts.
  • Diagnose, repair and install power transmission components - Gear boxes, couplings, chains, belts, sprockets and other related components.
  • Performs welding and gas cutting as required.
  • Diagnose, repair and install pneumatic and hydraulics systems - cylinders, hoses, pumps and valves.
  •  Uses safe working practices and reports hazardous conditions at all times. Maintains working area neat and orderly.
  • Reports time and documents work orders appropriately to SAP.
  • Utilizes inventory system and assures all parts are removed and returned to inventory as required.
  • Assists in Brown and TSL production lines changeover and setup.

The above sets forth the major work performed and serves the purpose of recording these item for job evaluation. It is understood that other work not specifically listed may be assigned.

Please apply to position or contact Tina Mahaney at (317) 685-2200 for any questions and more details regarding this position.

Volt has been serving some of the nation's strongest companies for over 60 years. As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of on-site support. We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with its employees.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer