Maintenance Technician

South Salt Lake, UT 84115
United States
Job Description

  • Medical Benefits. Eligibility 1st of the month after hire.

  • Vision, Dental, Life Insurance

  • 401K match 4% 

  • Generous Paid Time Off

  • Monthly Lunch and other activities

Essential Job Duties:

  • Read and interpret equipment manuals.

  • Troubleshooting and repairing the following: hydraulics, pneumatics, gearboxes, conveyor equipment, powders/liquids feeders, mills, cranes, and other industrial equipment

  • Read and follow blueprints and electrical diagrams.

  • Maintain a clean working environment and follow safety guidelines and policies.

  • Respond to maintenance calls promptly.

  • Work with other coworkers and contractors to complete tasks.

  • Be willing to learn and assist in waste management program.

  • Good team skills

  • Other duties as assigned by the supervisor

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:

  • Reliable presence and promptness on-premises

  • Ability to communicate with Supervisors, Associates, and Contractors for work projects

  • Project management, including task sequencing, resource management, and scheduling,

  • Specialty Skills such as welding, carpentry, electrical, mechanical, plumbing, etc.

  • Researching information, decision-making, and problem-solving

  • Performing general physical activities such as handling and moving objects

  • Basic math skills as it pertains to facility and equipment maintenance

  • Ability to be on feet for extended periods of time working in a variety of climates

  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.

  • Must be able to wear a respirator

Qualification Requirements

Required Education and Experience

  • Minimum of High school diploma or GED

  • Must have 5+ years of experience in facility maintenance or a related field.

  • Welding skills 

  • Must be able to read, write and communicate in English. Ability to speak Spanish is a plus.

  • Certifications in maintenance and/or related fields

  • Certified Forklift operation

  • Current Driver’s License and clean record

  • Experience leading tasks and monitoring contractors

  • Experience with building and grounds maintenance.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Certified Welder

  • Construction

  • Electrical experience 

  • Experience in waste management 

  • Supervisory/mentoring experience 

  • Journeyman in a trade 


Verdesian Life Sciences is an equal opportunity employer to all, regardless of age, ancestry, color, disability, military or veteran status, national origin, political affiliation, race, religious creed, sex, and sexual orientation.