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Maintenance Technician – Houston

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Maintenance Technician – Houston

Greenstar is currently recruiting for a Maintenance Technician at our Houston, Texas facility.  Maintenance Technicians at Greenstar repair and maintain machinery and mechanical equipment such as engines, motors, pneumatic tools, conveyor systems, and production machines and equipment.

Specific Responsibilities Include:

  • Trouble-shooting and dismantling devices to gain access to, remove, repair and replace defective parts; restarting devices to test performance
  • Repairing and maintaining forklifts and loaders
  • Replacing head/tail pulleys, bearings, skirting and belts
  • Installing and adjusting special functional and structural parts of devices and control instruments
  • Setting up and operating lathes, drill presses, grinders, and other metalworking tools to make and repair parts
  • Repairing electrical equipment and motor-control systems, such as relays, contactors, and starters
  • Electrical troubleshooting experience to include 480v 3 phase, motor control wiring and devices
  • Sizing and running conduit

Qualifications of the Position Include:

  • Minimum 3-5 years related work experience
  • High School graduate
  • Electrical troubleshooting experience to include 480v 3phase, motor controls, VFD’s and a basic understanding of PCL’s
  • Forklift and End Loader engine and/or hydraulics experience a plus
  • Basic body work repair knowledge for trucks and trailers preferred.
  • Position requires the ability to lift, lower, bend, reach, grasp, carry, slide, move and identify parts, supplies and tools and may require the physical ability to lift, carry, push or pull up to 50 pounds unassisted
  • Position may have a greater than average exposure to dust, dirt, odor, and noise
  • Work may be performed at elevated or subterranean locations
  • May be required to work nights or weekends as directed
  • Willingness to accept, within reason, other duties, positions, functions, and responsibilities not listed above as required
  • Must provide personal hand tools

Apply by submitting your resume via email to:

Greenstar Recycling is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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