Maintenance Tech | 3rd Shift

Hazleton, PA 18202

Employment Type: Permanent Job Category: Technician Job Number: Js505963120 Compensation: $25-32 / hour

Job Description

Title:Maintenance Technician

Location: Hazelton, PA



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Hire Type:  Direct hire


Job Summary

Assists in the technical maintenance of all Bakery mechanical and electrical systems to ensure that Bakery equipment operates reliably and efficiently. Performs preventive maintenance tasks to prevent equipment failures and takes corrective actions to repair hydraulic, pneumatic, electronic, mechanical and electrical systems and returns equipment to service while minimizing machine down time.


Job Duties:

  • Provides technical repairs to complex electronic, mechanical, and Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs)
  • Troubleshoots, repairs, fabricates, and/or installs electronic systems, complex gauges, instrumentation repairs, and new parts including mechanical and electronic interfaces
  • Troubleshoots, repairs, adjusts, installs, and programs electronic, electric and pneumatic controls and instrumentation used to control and measure equipment performance, access to buildings, building automation systems, fire protection systems, material handling systems (elevators, etc.), and energy measurement systems
  • Assists production workers in diagnosing malfunctions in systems and equipment.
  • Executes major equipment overhauls. Tests equipment after repairs, changeovers or extended downtime
  • Maintains production equipment while operating on a defined production schedule.
  • Operates general machinery and tools including saws, drills, power tools, scissor lifts, forklifts, etc.
  • Interacts with and maintains records in accordance with Maintenance Management
  • System requirements and job assignments and communicates via email, all with the use of computer systems. Maintains clean, organized and safe work area, including wipe and washing equipment and tools, sweeping and mopping floors, and trash removal.


  • High school diploma with a minimum of 4 years of experience in instrumentation, measurement and control systems, electronics, mechanical and/or electrical experience in industrial and manufacturing machinery. 
  • Food manufacturing experience
  • SAP knowledge and experience
  • I/O and field devices and working with mechanical, pneumatic, or hydraulic systems
  • preferred
  • Refrigeration, Welding, Boiler/Air Compressor and Machinist experience



Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or genetic information 

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