Maintenance Tech II & III

Operations Molalla, Oregon



Take leadership role in maintaining manufacturing equipment and facility in such a manner as to maximize up time at the least cost to production-related goals.


  • Determine, by scheduled inspections, the maintenance work necessary to prevent breakdowns and major overhauls.
  • Troubleshoot, repair, and overhaul production equipment and support systems. 
  • Use work orders to determine job priorities.  Use CMMS system to document work activities.
  • Works directly with Production Supervisors to coordinate maintenance related activities and holds routine meetings to facilitate discussion and planning.
  • Perform and monitor preventive maintenance tasks on appropriate manufacturing and facility equipment.  Assure tasks and frequency are ideal for high reliability and low life cycle costs.
  • Coordinate and complete equipment installation, relocation, design/fabrication etc.  Coordinate with contractors to assure projects meet objectives, are on time and on budget.
  • Assist in maintenance of building facilities and grounds.
  • Train machine operators in preventive maintenance procedures and minor repair techniques.
  • Provide technical assistance to all production personnel, on machine setups, ways to utilize equipment, and other areas as needed.  Assure safety equipment is in place and functional. 
  • Maintain parts inventory of responsible equipment and support items like welding/cutting supplies, steel, pipe, tube, fittings, etc.
  • Take active role in cleaning and organizing maintenance shop, office and storage areas.
  • Follow and monitors safety rules and procedures.  Acts as a safety advocate.
  • Keeps Maintenance Manager advised of any and all Safety/OSHA deficiencies.
  • Help maintain fire protection and safety equipment.
  • Work on projects as directed by the Maintenance Manager.



  • Two-year technical college degree or equivalent in related field; 3+ years of related maintenance experience on industrial manufacturing equipment
  • Strong mechanical ability; Knowledge of hydraulics and pneumatics; Electrical systems knowledge and repair
  • Welding and machine shop experience; Woodworking or relevant equipment experience
  • Strong verbal, written, oral communications skills
  • Computer literate
  • Knowledge of safety and environment practices, regulations, and procedures; Certified in First Aid / CPR / AED
  • For individuals with nut allergies, please be advised there is the potential to be exposed to nut products when working in our facilities.