Maintenance Technician

  • Location
    Essex Junction, Vermont
  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire
  • Salary
    $ 18 - $ 22 / Hour

Adecco is assisting a local client recruiting for a Maintenance Technician.  In this position you will be responsible for reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, this position is primarily responsible for performing preventative and corrective maintenance and repairs to manufacturing equipment and all clean room ancillary equipment in our Lens Manufacturing operation. This role is critical to insuring uninterrupted service of all molding machines, robots and lens coating equipment. This person will be heavily relied upon and called on when manufacturing operations stop due to equipment failure / breakdown. If you meet the qualifications listed below please Apply Now!



  • Perform routine preventative / corrective maintenance on injection molding presses, coating lines, robotics, facilities and other support equipment.
  • Perform general equipment repairs, installations, and improvements of pneumatic, hydraulic, and other piping systems.
  • Use of machine shop equipment and fabricating tools to create or repair parts.
  • Assist in maintaining the spare parts inventory.
  • Lead or support troubleshooting and mechanical repair of equipment and processes.
  • Follow safe maintenance practices and procedures.
  • Complete maintenance work order requests when required in a timely, professional manner.
  • Work hours can include occasional nights and weekend overtime.
  • Perform preventative and corrective maintenance in a team atmosphere
  • Work SAFELY by following policies and procedures in an industrial environment.
  • Other duties as required and assigned.


Knowledge, Skill & Experience Requirements

  • 2 year Technical Degree or equivalent.
  • 3-6 years’ experience troubleshooting, maintaining, and repairing pneumatic, hydraulic, electrical, and mechanical equipment in an industrial setting.
  • Ability to prioritize and complete work with minimal supervision.
  • Familiar with CNC type equipment maintenance and troubleshooting very beneficial.
  • Ability to research parts, drawings, diagrams and schematics.
  • Well versed in manufacturing safety practices and Lockout/Tag out protocols.
  • Must be able to safely work at varying heights throughout the facility utilizing proper safety protocol.
  • Must be able to demonstrate safe lifting capability for 50 pounds on a regular basis and be able to operate lifting mechanisms for heavier loads
  • Must be able to read and interpret drawings, sketches, samples, specifications and be able to follow verbal instructions.
  • Computer skills with Microsoft (Word, Excel, Outlook) a plus. Familiar with Solid Works a plus.
  • Must have good written/verbal communication skills and be a creative thinker. Possess excellent people skills and works well in a team environment. 
  • Open minded and willingness to learn new skill sets.
  • Experience with Lean Manufacturing, 5S and Kaizen practices is helpful.
  • Military background or service a plus.


The following skills and abilities are a plus:

  • Familiar with the operation, programming and troubleshooting of Allen Bradley Control Logix PLC’s.
  • Familiar with the operation and Machine rebuild, HVAC, welding, cutting, and fitting experience, and balancing ventilation systems.
  • Machine and work cell layout, setting, leveling, alignment and installation.
  • Experience with Computerized Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS).
  • Experience using shop equipment, such as: drill press, mills, lathe, surface grinder, press break, shear, crane, forklift.
  • Experience using calipers, indicators, micrometers, and multimeters.
  • Experience with air compressors and balancing compressed air systems.

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