Electrical Mechanical Maintenance Technician

Chesterfield, MO 63005

Posted: 08/16/2018 Industry: None Job Number: 35788624 Pay Rate: $50481.60/year

At Instaff, our success depends on you! That s why we set you up to succeed from day one. From our commitment to finding you the right-fit job, to our training and benefits programs, Instaff gives you the tools you need to build the future you want! We know that our clients success, as well as our own, depends on treating our employees with respect and care. We call it partnership with a purpose. Join the Instaff team today!

Job Title:

Electrical Mechanical Maintenance Technician

Job Type:

Direct Hire




Chesterfield, MO


Varies, must be flexible

Pay Range:

$24.27 plus shift differential

General Job Duties:

  • Performs routine and extensive preventative maintenance and repair procedures on electrical and mechanical systems involving production equipment and plant systems, including the plant s main power supply system.

  • Performs minor and major repair of all buildings and equipment.

  • Repairs electrical equipment/systems and control circuits; and replaces faulty electrical equipment as needed. This troubleshooting element is inclusive of Three Phase Motors and Programmable Logical Controls (PLC) applications.

  • Must have a working knowledge of relay logic and be capable of applying this knowledge in the troubleshooting of the PLC s in the production equipment.

  • Must have a strong understanding of NFPA 70E standards and be capable of applying these standards in the work situation.

  • May operate a computer which controls and monitors mechanical equipment and utility systems.

  • Calibrates and repairs pneumatic systems and other mechanical systems on production equipment to assure optimum performance of that production process.

  • Maintains records of scheduled maintenance procedures.

What we offer:

  • Corporate culture based on integrity, respect, accountability and excellence

  • A career with a global packaging company where Sustainability, Safety and Inclusion are business drivers and foundational elements of the daily work.

  • Competitive benefits including medical, dental, vision, life insurances and 401k.

Job Requirements:

  • 2-3 years in trouble shooting industrial electrical control systems down to component level

  • An operational knowledge of automated industrial machinery which includes; motors, servos, pumps, drives, relays, 3 phase power, communication devices, industrial / electronic controls, and power transmission systems.

  • A good understanding of hydraulic and pneumatic systems.

  • Able to install and set up both A/C and D/C drives

  • PLC trouble shooting and problem solving ability with practical, mechanical & electrical aptitude.

  • Must be able to read and interpret both electrical and mechanical drawings.

  • Working knowledge of power transmission equipment and bearings.

  • Basic welding skills preferred but not required. * Familiar with pumps, both air and electric.

  • Able to install and trouble shoot basic 3 phase motor control circuits

  • Some knowledge of the various types of sensors and limit switches

  • Familiar with computers and Microsoft software.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

  • Ability to work independently in a mature and professional manner.

  • Ability to work flexible hours, overtime

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Military training and or Technical School preferred

  • Bilingual in English and Spanish preferred


  • Weekly pay

  • Direct Deposit or Pay Card (Mastercard)

  • Longevity and holiday pay

  • 401K plan

  • Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance available for employee and family

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InStaff, a Brand of BG Staffing, Inc. (NYSE American: BGSF), is a nationwide leader in light industrial staffing. We provide temporary workers primarily to call centers, distribution and logistics customers needing a flexible workforce. To learn more about our services, visit www.instaff.com.
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