Maintenance Technician - Hourly in Edison, NJ at Volt

Date Posted: 7/3/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Edison, NJ
  • Duration:
    20 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $28.0 - $32.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone

Job Description

Volt is seeking a talented and motivated Maintenance Technician for a prestigious company in Edison, NJ. Please send your resume to apply.


  • Generate, read and work from 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.


  • 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.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, procedure manuals and drawings
  • Demonstrated ability to troubleshoot and handle multiple priorities and projects
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence legibly
  • Computer skills (Microsoft Office Suite)
  • Experience with machine safety

Our Recruiter, Michelle Bourland, will connect with you directly after reviewing your resume.

Volt offers competitive compensation, the chance to work with some of the world’s leading companies, and a friendly staff committed to helping you take the next step on your career path.  

Volt is a global leader in the staffing industry and has earned its reputation as a staffing industry leader by making sure our clients make the right hire, every time. We provide proven, flexible recruiting and workforce management solutions to companies of all size, from innovative startups to Fortune 500 clients.

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.