Maintenance Technician in St Louis at GPAC

Date Posted: 4/15/2021

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    St Louis
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

Provides technical support for all machining and assembly operations, including training of operators in areas of machine adjustment and preventative maintenance. As part of the Operations team, participates in the attainment of department and company goals and demonstrates core operating values through work activities, actions and behaviors.


  • Maintains and repairs production lines and CNC mills and lathes.
  • Maintains system discipline within the team, 1) ensures quality process procedures, control plans, work instructions, and setup sheets are properly followed, and 2) leads by example and responds consistently when presented with a problem.
  • Utilizes technical skills effectively to:

    • Facilitate team problem solving.
    • Participate in continuous improvement activities.
    • Share knowledge and train other team members.
    • Work with other department groups on various projects such as prototyping, 8-D, etc.

  • Responds to breakdown requests by prioritizing workload to meet customers' needs. Collaborates with shift leader(s) to prioritize requests.
  • Ensures requests for services are properly documented to allow efficient ongoing response to customers' needs.
  • Communicates to supervisor and/or other shift leaders to ensure continuity of ongoing projects, repairs, and maintenance.
  • Contributes to and supports the existence of a positive work environment through personal involvement by communicating, interacting and behaving in a manner that promotes productive relationships with coworkers, supervisors, customers, and others with whom such relationships are important to the success of company operations.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


    Required: 2-4 years experience in industrial maintenance; Degree or certificate in related field.

    Preferred: Die casting industry experience


    • Experience in troubleshooting and programming PLC's, CNC's and electronic equipment.
    • Demonstrated 480 electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems experience and troubleshooting skills.
    • Basic machining skills (milling, grinding and lathe), and welding skills.
    • Ability to read and interpret blueprints and machine control schematics
    • Strong mechanical skills.
    • Experience with Manufacturing ERP systems (preferred) Must be willing to use.

    All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, color, sex (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable laws or regulations.

    GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award-winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States for the past 31 years. We are extremely competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to deliver the right solutions at the right time.