Website Wieland

Maintenance Tech Specialist (Pipefitter) Job Highlights

Title Maintenance Tech Specialist (Pipefitter)
Type Full Time
Experience 5 Years
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location East Alton, IL, United States
Company Wieland

Company Profile

Wieland is one of the world’s leading suppliers of semi-finished copper and copper alloy products. The company offers a broad product, technology, and service portfolio. From prototype to series production, Wieland develops solutions for automotive, electronics, refrigeration, air conditioning, and other industries.

Job Profile

The company seeking a Maintenance Tech Specialist – Pipefitter who will handle hydraulic/combustion repairs and perform quality repairs and troubleshooting.

Ideally, be competent in performing equipment repairs to varied mechanical and fluids systems including changing problem components and performing preventive maintenance on these systems.

Educational Qualification

  • No education level is mentioned, yet having a High School Diploma will be a plus

Work Experience

  • Possess a minimum of 5 years of heavy industrial/maintenance experience or 4 years of apprenticeship certification (required)
  • Experience with fabricating light gauge guarding and repair of metal products using Mig Welders, Tig Welders, Arc Welding, or Stick Welding is considered a plus
  • Experience with hydraulic systems, pneumatic systems, and combustion systems is required
  • Experience with mounting and set equipment (rigging experience desired), repairing mechanical transmission equipment, repairing fluid power systems, general equipment breakdown maintenance, and heavy equipment experience is considered a plus


  • Responsible for leading the completion of more complicated and specialized fluids troubleshooting and repair tasks
  • Responsible for making complicated decisions on how a hydraulic/combustion repair is to proceed and performing quality repairs the first time
  • Work together with or leads the operating crew to minimize downtime and maximize productivity
  • Work with the production team for constant improvement
  • Perform administrative duties as assigned including completion of work order documentation and data entry into the computerized maintenance system


  • Must be able to work swing shift and overtime as required
  • Understanding infrared, acoustics, and other predictive maintenance practices is considered a plus


  • Benefits – It offers health, vision, dental, life, disability, and more starting on Day 1
  • Growth Opportunities – Growth opportunities are limitless!
  • Professional Development – Helping at every level of career identify strengths, sharpen skills, and ensure long-term success
  • Retirement Savings – Wieland offers competitive 401(k) savings plans
  • Sustainability – Continues to break ground with Eco-friendly solutions and push the barrier in sustainability for future generations
  • Wellness – Encourages participation in our wellness programs including health classes, gym reimbursements, and more.

Employer’s Statement

Wieland is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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