Manufacturing Maintenance Technician in Lancaster, PA at Allegiance Staffing

Date Posted: 4/11/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Our client a leading food distributor is currently seeking a Maintenance Technician for 2nd shift. This is a Temp-Hire position. This person will be responsible for repairing and maintaining production equipment, troubleshooting equipment failures and performing routing and emergency mechanical, hydraulic/pneumatic and electrical maintenance. In addition, he or she helps install new equipment and fabricates new equipment or supplemental pieces when needed. The ideal candidate has at 18-36 months of experience in mechanical systems maintenance for a high-speed production line. Candidates must have experience with high-speed packaging equipment and knowledge and advanced skills in pneumatics, hydraulics, pumps, bearing, chains and belting, conveying systems, valves, basic blueprint reading, and mechanical troubleshooting. We are looking for a team player who can work in a fast-paced and challenging environment, is physically able to perform the duties of the job (move heavy equipment/machinery,)


  • Troubleshoots failures and repairs and maintains complex production equipment

  • Ensures machinery operates efficiently and effectively to meet productivity requirements

  • Fabricates new equipment or supplemental pieces when needed

  • Performs basic maintenance and upkeep of facilities, grounds, and buildings

  • Follows all safety policies and procedures

  • Manages all required paperwork and records and prepares documentation (forms, reports, etc.) when needed

  • Attends all staff meetings, trainings, and educational classes as required

  • Performs other duties as assigned

Job Requirements


  • 18-36 Month of progressive and relevant experience

  • Strong mechanical, electrical, and machine shop skills

  • Able to bend, kneel, squat, stand, and lift heavy objects as needed

  • Communication and interpersonal skills to work effectively with co-workers, vendors, and others

  • Able to work independently on projects and as a member of a team

  • Strong organizational and time management skills

  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills

  • Highly professional and dependable

  • Able to work a flexible schedule, which may include working days, evenings, weekends, and holidays

  • Available for emergency on-call rotation

  • Basic computer and internet skills