Mechanical Technician

Job#: 1286878

Job Description:

**Apex Systems is looking for a new Maintenance Technician near the Atlanta, GA area**

If you are interested and qualify, please email your resume to Tessa Moore at

About the role: 

As a Maintenance Technician, you will use your skills to support the Operations Maintenance team in repairing and maintaining material handling equipment and various supporting systems throughout the building. You will have the opportunity to install, maintain and repair automated packaging and distribution equipment. In addition to developing your skills, you will have the opportunity to mentor junior technicians to grow in their roles.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Promote a safe working environment by following all safety procedures
  • Complete preventative maintenance routines with proper documentation
  • Lead and audit preventative maintenance procedures
  • Create and close out work orders with data including labor hours, equipment maintenance and parts used
  • Develop training plans
  • Troubleshoot electrical and mechanical problems related to all Material Handling Equipment (MHE) which includes belts, motors, photo-eyes, relays, and more
  • Maintain a positive working relationship across all the Operations facility
  • Track and store department inventory
  • Move up to 49lbs as well as stand and walk during shifts lasting up to 12 hours, with or without reasonable accommodation

Required Skills:

  • 3-5 years of Electro-mechanical experience
  • 2 year Degree or equivalent training
  • Able to use hand tools
  • Strong communication skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of experience with automated systems and controls
  • 3+ years of experience in the repair of material handling equipment
  • 3+ years of experience conducting predictive and preventative maintenance procedures
  • 3+ years of blueprint and electrical schematic reading
  • 3+ year of knowledge with electrical and electronic principles
  • Experience with Material Handling Equipment (MHE) safety standards accordance with Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) and Safety standards
  • Project Management experience
  • Experience with a Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS)
  • Experience with robotic or electromechanical operation and maintenance
  • Able to troubleshoot basic input and output functions

EEO Employer

Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at or 844-463-6178.

Employee Type:

Ellenwood, GA, US

Job Type:
Engineering and Technicians

Date Posted:
August 12, 2022