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Tooling Equipment Maintenance Technician

Kinston, North Carolina Contract Job ID: 1910098325
Estimated Duration: 3 months


PDS Tech, Inc. is seeking a Equipment Maintenance Technician for an open position in Kinston, NC.
Description :
  • Dismantles, moves, assembles, installs, and repairs industrial machinery and equipment according to layout plans, blueprints, drawings, or verbal instructions. Dismantles equipment and machines using hammers, wrenches, crowbars, and other hand tools; moves machinery and equipment using hoists, dollies, rollers, and trucks; assembles and installs equipment such as conveyors and tram rails using hand and power tools; constructs foundations; aligns machines; performs scheduled inspection and maintenance. Sets up and operates machine tools and fabrication machinery to rework or make new parts. Combined discipline in both Mechanical and Electrical skills sets is preferred, but core skills in either/or will also be strongly considered.
  • Call or Email your resume to Kelly McCoy-  316-854-3054
    1.      Assist higher grade employees in the completion of work or complete work under the direction of a higher grade employee in same job classification, or work plans.
    2.      Perform root/cause analysis in support of reliability processes, and collaborate with vendors, engineering, team leader, customer, other crafts and management to solve equipment problems and develop corrective action.
    3.      Enter and retrieve data from the CMMS system, and order parts required to accomplish the tasks, (except as relates to inventory, store, record, issue and any other duties related to material support technician.)
    4.      . Rework and maintain tools of all types and materials. Perform routine minor machine maintenance as part of their daily work duties (e.g., replacing machine filters, changing standard light bulbs on machines and equipment, maintaining lubrication/coolant levels, etc. as related to basic Total Preventative Maintenance duties).
    5.      Train other employees in same job classification as requested or required.
    In addition, each employee may be asked, on occasion, to complete other duties and responsibilities as required by leadership.  Training and certification will be provided for the additional work when required.
  • Level B

    1.      Use precision alignment and measuring instruments.

    2.      Diagnose failures, determine parts and material requirements, and perform repairs as required to resume operation on the following:

    • CNC equipment
    • Motive equipment
    • Precision Pumps

    3.      Operate plant equipment to fabricate and repair machine parts.

    4.      Finish, scrape, flake, frost and lap to align and level machine beds, ways and related equipment.

    5.      Lead, train, team with and plan sequence of work for assigned employees of equal and lower classifications in the Equipment Maintenance Technician 

Requires at least 2 years experience in machine maintenance (aerospace exp. desirable but not required).  
Blueprint reading required to figure out issues with tools and identifying what needs to be done to resolve issues. Previous experience with manual and/or CNC machines.

Must be Experienced on Overhead crane, forklift and boom lift to properly work with tools.
More Details

PDS Tech, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.

Founded in 1977, PDS Tech, Inc. is one of the nation's premier specialty staffing firms with 31 offices nationwide. We offer a full range of benefits including:

  • Health insurance
  • Paid holidays
  • Weekly payroll
  • Immediate 401(k) eligibility
  • Completion Bonuses
  • Training
  • Please note availability of benefits may vary by position

PDS specializes in Engineering and IT arenas including Aerospace, Defense, Electronics, Telecommunications, Automotive, and Energy just to name a few. Our reputation, track record, and years of continuous growth reflect the commitment to quality that our employees and clients experience first-hand. To find out more about PDS, please visit

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If you need special assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please click here or call 1-800-270-4737 to contact us. We will make a determination on your request for reasonable accommodation on a case-by-case basis.

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PDS Tech, Inc. will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay. Please see the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision for more information.

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