Maintenance Technician

Website Wastequip

Maintenance Technician Job Highlights

Title Maintenance Technician
Type Full Time
Experience 2+ Years
Function Management/Manufacturing
Location Sacramento, CA, United States
Company Wastequip

Company Profile

Wastequip is the leading manufacturer of waste-handling equipment. Wastequip’s broad range of waste equipment and services are used to collect, process, and transport recyclables, solid waste, liquid waste, and organics. The company’s brands include Wastequip, Toter, Galbreath, Pioneer, Accurate, Amrep, Mountain Tarp, Cusco, and Go to Parts.

Job Profile

The company is looking for a Maintenance Technician who will support the manufacturing operations.

Be responsible for the overall maintenance of the plant

Educational Qualification

  • Completion of Technical/Vocational Industrial Maintenance Program or related field

Work Experience

  • Minimum 2+ years related maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience with PM programs
  • Prior welding experience and forklift operating (a plus)


  • Complete PM inspections of equipment, facility, and safety as indicated.
  • Control equipment downtime by conducting PM inspections and repairs outside of peak production hours.
  • Ensure the operation of machinery and mechanical equipment by completing preventative maintenance and repairs.
  • Experience coordinating repairs with outside contractors and vendors
  • Have the knowledge and ability to troubleshoot and repair production equipment, including welding machines, metal fabricating equipment, overhead cranes, and hydraulic, pneumatic, and electrical systems.
  • Provide facility maintenance and repairs as needed.
  • Track repairs, including cause, downtime, and repair time.


  • Ability to read and understand blueprints, electrical and hydraulic diagrams, and equipment specifications
  • Electrical skills with 480V 3ph
  • Proficient with hand and power tools, metal working tools, and welding equipment
  • Strong computer skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills (a must)
  • Working knowledge of related regulations such as OSHA, NEC, NFPA, ANSI, and state/local codes.


  • 401k Retirement Plan
  • Health Care
  • Holidays
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Short/Long Term Disability
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Employer’s Statement

Wastequip is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The company is committed to diversity and inclusion in our workforce. All qualified applicants and employees are considered and evaluated for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity or expression, and sexual orientation), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, military status, or any other class protected by applicable law.

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