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Facilities Maintenance Technician

Gage Products Company
3.5 out of 5
821 Wanda Street, Ferndale, MI 48220
$20 - $24 an hour - Full-time


821 Wanda Street, Ferndale, MI 48220

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  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance

Full job description

Looking for a Maintenance Technician for our Facilities group! Schedule is M-F and the hours are 3pm-11:30pm.


· Perform scheduled preventative maintenance on all assets throughout the plant

· Maintain facility equipment, including powered plant vehicles such as forklifts, terminal tractor/yard truck, skid-steers, telescopic boom lift

· Maintain steam system piping and auxiliary equipment (condensate pumps, steam traps, etc.)

· Maintain compressed air system; identify and repair leaks throughout plant

· Maintain building and grounds, including roll-up doors, automated gates, trash removal and snow removal

· Troubleshoot mechanical issues and breakdowns

· Support maintenance and provision of Line Cleaning equipment for sales orders

· Follow boiler maintenance instructions in support of routine maintenance

· Support weekend boiler maintenance and waste inspections

· Be available to respond after hours to utility or equipment failures when called to do so

· Support contractors on capital projects

· Install, repair and maintain piping, valves, industrial mixers and pumps

· Conduct housekeeping activities and Lean Manufacturing practices to ensure an efficient and organized workshop and office area

· Perform plant walk throughs to remove trash, litter, weed control, and other routine services

· Support snow/ice removal activities as applicable

QUALIFICATIONS (Skills, knowledge, experience):

· 3+ years of chemical industrial maintenance experience preferred

· Strong technical troubleshooting/repairing equipment proficiency and demonstrated field experience

· Plumbing and pipe fitting experience preferred

· High school diploma or GED equivalent required, including basic math skills

· Must be able to operate a forklift

· Arc, MIG& TIG welding experience preferred

· Ability to operate oxygen-acetylene torch preferred

· Experience repairing gas and diesel operating equipment preferred

· Strong work ethic with reliable autonomy

· Good communication skills, both written and verbal

· Basic computer skills, experience with computerized maintenance management systems preferred


· Able to stand or sit for long periods of time

· Able to lift up to 75 lbs.

· Able to withstand extreme weather both hot and cold

· Able to go on top of tanks via a crane so cannot have a fear of heights

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $20.00 - $24.00 per hour

Expected hours: 40 per week


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance

Experience level:

  • 1 year
  • 2 years
  • Under 1 year


  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Evening shift

Work setting:

  • In-person
  • Office
  • Outdoor work
  • Warehouse


  • High school or equivalent (Required)


  • manufacturing: 2 years (Preferred)


  • Driver's License (Required)

Work Location: In person