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Industrial Maintenance Technician
Ref No.: 18-05116
Location: Elizabethtown, Kentucky
Position Type:Direct Placement
Experience Level: 3 Years
Pay Rate : $ 52,000.00 - 62,400.00 /Year
Skill Type
Skill Type:Engineering
Reporting and Responsibilities
Reporting to the Maintenance Manager, the Maintenance Electrician is responsible for conducting the preventative and corrective electrical maintenance activities, root cause failure analysis, equipment/system/process improvement, and timely response/resolution to downtown issues.

Additional Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:
  • Perform all duties in a safe and collaborative manner and immediately report any potentially dangerous conditions or other safety concerns to the supervisor.
  • Start up and shuts down equipment in accordance with operation's requirements, company safety procedures and OSHA requirements for machine activation and shutdown.
  • Advise management on machine issues, performance, or improvements.
  • Perform work requiring a thorough knowledge of electrical theory and principles, statutory codes and principles of operation of electrical equipment.
  • Troubleshoot and repairs electric controls, motor control centers, and programmable logic controls.
  • Analyze circuits, wiring diagrams and drawings to install, repair, calibrate, service and replace electronic devices and systems.
  • Perform scheduled preventive maintenance tasks such as checking, cleaning, or repairing equipment to detect and prevent problems.
  • Dismantle, inspect and replace electrical machinery and replaces defective electrical or mechanical parts.
  • Apply knowledge of electrical systems, power distribution, PLC, calibrations, and other electronics related areas.
  • Assist with mechanical troubleshooting of highly automated process equipment.
  • Maintain equipment logs that record performance problems, repairs, calibrations, or tests.
  • Mentoring/training maintenance mechanical technicians and production operators.
  • Calibrate testing instruments and installed or repaired equipment to prescribed specifications.
  • Maintain flexibility in work shift to support the plant needs.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

  • Associate degree in Industrial Technology/Electrical/Mechanical Maintenance or similar field; OR Journeyman Electrician license.
  • Minimum 5 years' experience in industrial electrical maintenance in manufacturing environment.
  • Working knowledge of machine mechanics.
  • The desire to be part of a growing facility and learn while developing the skills needed to advance within a highly technical role.
  • Must be able to work 2-2-3 work schedule; nights; 12 hour shifts.
  • Must be able to pass a background, physical, and drug screen.

Benefits and Disclosure
The Client Company offers a competitive salary package in addition to a comprehensive benefits package including Medical, Dental, Vision Coverage, Life Insurance, Short term Disability Coverage, 401 K Savings Plan, Vacation, and Paid Holidays.

If you are interested in this position please forward resume to Tanner Burks at Please include a brief description of yourself and reference to the job in the subject of the e-mail.

At Nesco Resource, our flexible staffing solutions include contract, contract-to-hire, and direct placement services. We employ specialized recruiters focused in the fields of Engineering, Information Technology, Accounting & Finance, Administrative & Customer Service, and Manufacturing & Distribution.