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Lead Maintenance Technician

Posted on: May 25, 2022
Maintenance Technician
  • Full Time
  • Anywhere
  • July 31, 2022

Website Macksteel Warehouse, Inc.

Job Description

Macksteel Warehouse, Inc. is a leading distributor of metals and metal services, serving the agriculture, construction, and manufacturing industries. Macksteel has expertise in carbon and alloy steel, aluminum, stainless steel, and ornamental iron complimented by an ability to provide many forms of fabrication including laser cutting, plasma cutting, shearing, bending, welding, sawing, and newly added, milling capabilities. Macksteel also sells a full line of trailer parts, agriculture accessories, chain, threaded rod, and much more in our 6,000 square foot showroom.

We are looking for an experienced Maintenance Technician to lead all maintenance functions at Macksteel Warehouse, Inc.!

Position Summary:

Under the direction of the Production Manager, responsible for providing maintenance to industrial equipment and performing building grounds tasks. Ensures the smooth operation and ongoing function of machinery and mechanical equipment throughout the facility. Includes installing new equipment, performing preventative maintenance procedures, and troubleshooting equipment breakdowns or malfunctions in a production and office setting.

Responsibilities include:

  • Performing general maintenance and repairs on facility equipment and property structures, in addition to performing grounds maintenance
  • Perform minor building, HVAC, plumbing, electrical and painting repairs as necessary
  • Provide instruction or training to less experienced technicians
  • Create and enforce preventative maintenance plans process instructions for machine operators
  • Implement preventative maintenance measures
  • Maintain inventory of repair equipment and supplies
  • Complete inspections of equipment
  • Plan, schedule, and direct external maintenance contractors
  • Respond quickly in the event of an emergency, notify appropriate personnel, and follow safety protocol
  • Perform work in compliance with HAZMAT and OSHA safety rules and regulations
  • Maintain safety, quality, and productivity standards of each given assignment
  • Maintain a clean and organized work area to promote a safe working environment
  • All other duties as assigned

Physical requirements: (Frequency: Continuous 67-100%, Frequent 34-66%, Occasional 1-33%)

  • Occasional lifting and carrying of 50 to 85 lbs.
  • Frequent lifting and carrying of 21 to 49 pounds
  • Continuous lifting and carrying of 1 to 20 pounds
  • Continuous standing, walking, pushing, and pulling
  • Continuous twisting, bending, reaching (overhead and outstretched), kneeling, climbing, crawling, and stooping
  • Frequent sitting
  • Frequent repetitive motion
  • Continuous use of vibratory tools, grip, torque and fine manipulation, and handling/grasping


  • Experienced in operating a variety of equipment: lawn mowers, saws, cranes, forklifts
  • Experience with hand tools, including welding equipment
  • Effective written and oral communication skills
  • Able to work well with minimal supervision
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and follow specified procedures

Education & Experience Requirements:

  • 2+ years of experience preferred in a manufacturing environment
    High school diploma or GED
  • Applicable college course and/or technical classes preferred. Demonstrated experience evaluated in lieu of college classes.

To apply for this job email your details to hr@macksteel.com