Maintenance Technician-HDR

Operations Alajuela, Costa Rica


Position at Samtec, Inc

Maintenance Technician – HDR

Job Summary:              
The HDR Maintenance team is seeking a new Maintenance Technician for the HDR area looking to collaborate in a high-performance team while providing an outstanding customer experience and keeping Samtec’s DNA focus. The position will require the applicant to provide technical support on machine maintenance and verifications, setups & perform troubleshooting and proper escalation of issues.        
Reports to: John Morales.       

Shift 1: Monday to Saturday 6:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

  1. Technical support for production equipment (Mechanical, electric, electronic, etc.)
  2. Follow up instructions for preventative maintenance and machine verifications.
  3. Attend all machines and equipment issues.
  4. Measure tooling/parts and use corporate prints and technical documentation to provide solutions for production machines as needed.
  5. Perform troubleshooting processes and escalations following established procedures.
  6. Follow procedures to set up/Adjust production machines.
  7. Communicate through shifts important information regarding machines status, spares, etc.
  8. Work with the engineering, quality, and operations team in improvement opportunities and joint venture initiatives.
  9. Any other job-related functions as requested by the Maintenance Coordinator or manager.
  10. Must lift weights up to 50 pounds, sit for long periods of time.
  11. Use the safety equipment required to perform your duties (earplugs, safety glasses, and other protective equipment).

“The responsibilities as defined are intended to serve as a general guideline for this position. Associates may be asked to perform additional tasks depending on strengths and capabilities”.        

  • Formal Technical Education as Electro-Mechanic, Machinist, Electrotechnical, Mechanic, or Industrial Maintenance.
  • Experience as a maintenance tech(plus).
  • Intermediate written and oral communication skills (English and Spanish).
  • Great teamwork(member/leader) & communication skills
  • Proactive & eager to improve.
  • Proficient when working under pressure.
    We will be receiving candidates until May 21st, 2024 at 11:00 a.m.        

    SAMTEC, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and committed to creating a diverse environment. All employment decisions at Samtec are based in business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, pregnancy or parental status, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender and/or gender identity/expression, marital status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable laws.