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Maintenance Technician

Posted on by Dan Bittinger

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Description:  Maintains and repairs all factory production machines and equipment.

Reports To: Director of Operations

Schedule: 40 hours/week plus any hours needed to meet key duties/accountabilities.

Compensation: D.O.E.

Duties and Responsibility:

  • Performs Preventative Maintenance (PM) activities in a timely manner coordinating with production for scheduled down time.
  • Responds quickly to machine issues and operator questions. Responsible for machine uptime and MTBR (Mean time between repairs).
  • Maintains spare part inventory and interacts with vendors.
  • Responsible for PM and repair documentation.
  • Evaluates reoccurring failures and recommends (and/or) installs machine modifications/upgrades.
  • Works with R&D to develop and maintain new production fixtures.
  • Responsible for sending units out for calibration and maintaining the calibration log.
  • When requested by the manufacturing manager, open and close the production facility, assist with managing the production crew, and help with manufacturing.
  • Support and promote lean manufacturing.
  • May participate in new-hire process.
  • Provides input for employee evaluations.
  • Helps maintain a safe and pleasant work environment.

 Required Certifications and Licenses:

  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Forklift certification preferred but not required.

 Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to work in odd positions, close quarters and lift 50 lbs.

 Education and Experience:

  • Two-year college degree or trade school certificate or equivalent experience in manufacturing maintenance.
  • Good electrical, electronic, pneumatic, mechanical and communication skills are essential.
  • Candidates should possess basic skills with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, etc...)


As a valued SAM Medical employee, you will be eligible for our excellent benefit package including:

  • Medical, Dental, & Vision Insurance
  • 401K
  • FSA
  • Paid holidays
  • Vacation and PTO

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