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Maintenance Technician

Houston, TX 77082

Employment Type: Contract Job Number: YV904853625 Pay Rate: $21-23 / hour

Job Description

Maintenance Technician

Automation Personnel Services is looking for a hard-working Maintenance Technician for a company based in Houston, TX. In this role, you will primarily be responsible for doing all work set forth by the department manager to include but not limited to Daily PM” s working on trouble calls, working on projects lay out by the maintenance manager. This person will need to be able to work with minimal supervision.

Pay Rate
$21.00 - $23.00 Depending on experience.

Schedule and Hours

Monday through Friday 10:30pm – 7:00am

Maintenance Technician Duties and Responsibilities  

• Performing work safely and in accordance with GMP and housekeeping standards. 

• Understand and adhere to all safety requirements
• Trouble shoot equipment
• Perform PM’s without supervision 

• Communicate to upper management as need 

• Be proficient with all measuring tools 

• Be proficient with all hand tools. 

• Be able to read and understand electrical schematics, hydraulic schematics, hard copy PLC programs. 

• Possess the skills to electrically and mechanically trouble shoot equipment. 

• Possess the skills to understand and follow directions from his or her supervisor 

• Posse basic computer skills 

• Executing, promoting and working safely throughout the facility following all Safety Policies 

• Wearing all Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). 

• Being aware of all Emergency Exits and knowing procedures for Emergency Evacuation as well as location. 

• Knowing the location of the SDS Safety Data Sheets and how to utilize properly. 

• Knowing not to operate any equipment or perform any work without the proper training and authorization to do complete the task safely. 

• Never remove or bypass machine guards and NEVER while the machine is in operation. 

• Being cautious and aware of lift trucks and moving equipment. 

• Reporting all injuries or accidents to the Department Lead or Manager or immediately. 

• Understand and follow plants housekeeping guidelines. 

• Identifying and implementing lean and continuous improvement actions. 

• Performing work safely and in accordance with GMP and housekeeping standards. 

• Understand and adhere to all safety requirements. 


Maintenance Technician Qualifications and Requirements  

• Experience with Mechanic, Electrical and working with Hydraulics is required
• Must have 3 plus years of recent Maintenance experience 

• Good personal safety, attendance, and job performance record 

• Both high amounts of quality and quantity of work. 

• Knowledge of plant procedures and equipment use. 

• Extent, to which team member identifies and corrects errors, initiates work activities, assumes responsibility, and anticipates needs. 

• Extent, to which team member completes work assignments, meets schedules, and follows established policies and procedures. 

• Builds trust by respecting the ideas and contributions of everyone. 

• Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills 

• Multi-tasking 

• Motivated 

• Pleasant, courteous, cooperative, and accommodating 

• Professional in appearance and attitude 

• Ability to maintain confidentiality 

• Technical savvy is a plus 

• Background check and Drug test required 


Job Type
Full time, temporary to hire 


• Weekly Pay 

• 401(k) retirement plan 

• Medical, dental, vision, short-term disability and life insurance 

• 5 paid Vacation Days after 1 year of continuous service (paid as a service bonus) 

• 6 paid Holidays after 1500 continuous hours of service within a calendar year

Interested in this job?
Click Apply Now, email your resume to apsHouston@apstemps.com, or call us at 713.637.8600 to learn more. You can also apply in person at our office located at  


Automation Personnel Services Houston East Branch
14705 Woodforest Blvd.
Suite 106
Houston, TX 77015 


Bonus Opportunity!
We are also offering a $50.00 referral bonus. Both employee and referral must stay on assignment for 30 days to receive the payout. 


About Automation Personnel Services

Automation Personnel Services is an award-winning staffing agency with more than 30 years of experience in manufacturing and light-industrial staffing. Automation Personnel Services is the winner of the ClearlyRated® Best of Staffing Talent Award from 2019-2024, and the ClearlyRated® Best of Staffing Client Award from 2016-2024. Automation Personnel Services is also the recipient of the Safety Standard of Excellence Award by the American Staffing Association and was named one of the Best Staffing Companies to Work For 2022 by CIO Views Magazine.  


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