Facility Maintenance Technician Lead

Website Amentum

Job Highlights

Title Facility Maintenance Technician Lead
Type Full Time
Experience 5 Years
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Marcy, NY, United States
Company Amentum

Company Profile

Amentum is a premier global leader in designing, engineering, managing, and modernizing critical systems and programs of national significance across defense, security, intelligence, energy, and the environment.

Job Profile

The company is searching for a Facility Maintenance Technician Lead who will be responsible for providing an advanced level of expertise in responding to work orders, troubleshooting, and providing preventive and corrective maintenance on the facility equipment and systems in an industrial manufacturing environment.

Perform all aspects of preventive and corrective mechanical maintenance on all facility-related industrial systems including, but not limited to: CNC machinery, robotics, pneumatics, hydraulics, conveyors, and coolant systems.

Provides instruction, mentors, and trains less skilled technicians as needed.

The Facility Maintenance Technician identifies and corrects any safety-related issues and performs independent equipment evaluations to identify potential equipment failures.

General Maintenance of equipment will also be required.

Education Level

  • High School Diploma or demonstrated equivalent

Work Experience

  • 5 years of experience performing mechanical maintenance on industrial HVAC equipment or demonstrated an equivalent combination of education and experience.


  • Able to monitor and control building automation systems
  • Analyzes and resolves work problems or assists workers in solving work problems.
  • Conduct preventive maintenance inspections and perform required preventative maintenance actions such as lubrication, cleaning, filter changes, alignments, etc.
  • Diagnoses and troubleshoots automated Fanuc robotics systems, CNC machinery, Hydraulic Presses, pneumatic or hydraulic systems, and conveyor systems.
  • Maintains a strict schedule to be successful in the assignment yet demonstrates flexibility in the day-to-day activities and scheduling for the benefit of the customer.
  • May be required to man the shift duty service phone and field customer equipment issue calls as required.
  • Operates a variety of equipment such as hand tools, laptop computers, and diagnostic hardware to perform work.
  • Operates various measuring, diagnostic, and testing instruments to help provide energy efficiency solutions.
  • Performs plumbing and hydraulic hose repairs.
  • Performs preventive maintenance on facility equipment as scheduled in the Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS).
  • Recommends measures to improve maintenance methods and equipment performance.
  • Respond and provide service and feedback to the customer on all work orders while assuring compliance with codes, regulations, and industry standards.
  • Safely operates forklifts, hoists, and cranes.
  • Safely performs functions of the position including following proper safety guidelines such as job hazard analysis and lockout/tag out procedures and wearing PPE as required.
  • Troubleshoots and repairs basic electrical issues.
  • Troubleshoots and repairs heat exchange equipment.
  • Understands company policies and enforces safety regulations.
  • Utilizes meggers, voltmeters, multi-meters, etc.
  • Utilizes safe rigging and lifting techniques.
  • Other duties as assigned by the Manager or Supervisor.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Associate degree or trade school certification in Industrial Mechanical, Industrial Technology, or a related program.
  • Experience working within a cleanroom environment.
  • Experience with building automation systems including but not limited to:
  • Experience maintaining a Fanuc robotics automated production line, including specialized hydraulic presses, and driven conveyor systems.
  • Experience troubleshooting and maintaining HVAC systems including: Chillers, boilers, exhaust fans,
  • Experience troubleshooting PLCs and RIO panels, VFDs including but not limited to Danfoss drives, ABB, etc.
  • Experience with alignments and timing machines using precision calibration tools.
  • Experience diagnosing, troubleshooting, and repairing pumps, motors, gearboxes, supply and exhaust fans, power transmission components, and hydraulic and pneumatic systems.
  • Experience using measurement tools such as micrometers, dial indicators, various types of gauges, and calibers to set tolerances to OEM Specifications.
  • Experience performing pipefitting, welding, fabrication, and millwright-related work.
  • Experience utilizing a CMMS (Computerized Maintenance Management System).


  • Effectively communicates with the site management team and the customer to understand requirements, solve complex electrical and mechanical problems, and provide solutions to manufacturing problems.

Physical Requirements

  • Requires the ability to regularly lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Requires the ability to regularly climb extension ladders, roof ladders, stepladders, and stairs at least 10 times during a shift.
  • Requires the flexibility to bend/stoop, and squat repetitively during shift.
  • Requires the ability to regularly kneel repetitively for the shift.
  • Requires the ability to move in a 90-degree fashion on a repetitive basis for shift.
  • Requires the ability to stretch/reach on a repetitive basis for shift.
  • Requires the ability to walk extensively throughout the plant during shift.
  • Requires the use of a Company/Client-approved utility knife.
  • Requires the ability to differentiate colors about wire color-coding.
  • Some tasks will require repetitive wrist movement.

Additional Information

  • Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test.
  • This position may require a valid Driver’s License.
  • This position does not include sponsorship for United States work authorization.
  • This position will require the ability to obtain a security access badge at our client’s location.
  • This position may require various shifts, weekends, and alternative work schedules.
  • Must be willing to work overtime when required. May be required to work holidays and weekends.

Minimum Requirements

  • Ability to work in an aerial lift or scissor lift at heights up to 30 feet or higher.
  • Must have the ability to diagnose and troubleshoot CNC machine tools, robotics, pumps, bearings, blowers, fans, gearboxes, air handlers, and other equipment as required.

Special Requirements

  • Wear steel-toe safety shoes, safety glasses, gloves, hard hats, and other Personal Protective Equipment as needed.
  • Cope with demands (stressors) that are associated with the job or the work environment so that acceptable levels of performance and overall contribution are maintained.


  • The company offers a variety of benefit options including medical, dental, and vision plans; health care flexible spending; employee assistance plans; disability benefits; 401k savings plans; holidays and paid time off; tuition assistance program.

Employer’s Statement

Amentum is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The company provides equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

To apply for this job please visit www.amentumcareers.com.

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