Maintenance Technician (PLC) 1st shift

Pleasant Prairie, WI 53158

Employment Type: Permanent Job Category: Technician Job Number: Rd6061841115 Compensation: 42.50

Job Description

Title: Electrical Technician

Location: Pleasant Prairie, WI



Sterling has helped build careers for thousands of professionals like yourself. Our expert recruiters support you at every step in the process and as a Best of Staffing company, Sterling provides exciting work with exceptional employers across the U.S. 


Hire Type:  Direct hire


Job Duties: 

  • Provides emergency/unscheduled repairs of production equipment during production and performs scheduled maintenance repairs of production equipment during machine service.
  • Prepares and sets up machinery for scheduled production runs. 
  • Performs mechanic skills including, but not limited to, mechanical, electrical, pneumatic and hydraulic troubleshooting and repair of packaging and production machines.
  • Reads and interprets equipment manuals and work orders to perform required maintenance and service 
  • Diagnose problems, replace or repair parts, test and make adjustments. 
  • Perform regular preventive maintenance on machines, equipment and plant facilities.
  • Maintain department records. 
  • Use a variety of hand and power tools, electric meters and material handling equipment in performing duties. 
  • Detect faulty operations, defective material and report those and any unusual situations to proper supervision. 


  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in plant environment
  • Experience with VFD’s110, 220 & 480 volt systems
  • PLC troubleshooting experience required, programming requested
  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • Must be able to lift at least 75 lbs.
  • The candidate must have strong electrical trouble shooting skills



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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