Maintenance Technician
Job Details
Jamestown Manufacturing - Jamestown, ND
Full Time
$18.00 - $28.00 Hourly

About the Role

Be a team player who assists in all aspects of electrical, mechanical, and hydraulic machine maintenance for the plant.

  • Performs preventive maintenance inspections and service on machines.

  • Thoroughly cleans machines and machine parts, removing parts and reinstalling as necessary.

  • Oils and lubricates moving parts on machines to ensure effective performance.

  • Records and reports damaged, worn, or broken parts.

  • Orders and installs replacement parts for machines.

  • Identifies the causes of unexpected breakdowns of machines.

  • Repairs broken machines quickly and efficiently.

  • Prepares reports documenting work performed.

  • Cleans, organizes, inventories, stocks, and otherwise maintains shop areas, parts, tools, and supplies.

  • Coordinates with managers to schedule regular maintenance on machines.

  • Collaborates with product manager or plant engineer regarding new products being added and modifications that will be required.

  • Makes necessary modifications and implements tests runs; confers with product manager regarding test results and makes additional alterations to machinery as required.

  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

About Us

A family-owned American manufacturer in business over 40 years, Sunward Steel Buildings sells, engineers, and manufactures custom metal buildings, including barns, arenas, fitness facilities, agricultural buildings, shops, hangars, residential, mini- storage, manufacturing facilities, and much more!  We deliver these buildings to every state in the U.S. as well as Canada. Sunward Steel exists to fulfill our customers’ dreams and goals. We are different from other steel building companies because we partner with our customers to provide a needs-based solution. At Sunward Steel we are building a growing, sustainable company.

About the Team

Sunward teams are fun, energetic, and passionate about what we do and how we can provide a great product to our customers. You’ll come to work ready for new challenges with exciting leads and new opportunities to take your career to the next level.


About You

Basic Qualifications


  • Mechanically inclined with great problem-solving skills.
  • Electrical wiring experience.
  • Pneumatic and Hydraulic experience.
  • Works well independently and with others.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Organized with attention to detail.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and stressful environment.


Preferred Qualifications


  • Some vocational or community college with related coursework or equivalent experience, would be preferred


Physical Requirements


  • Prolonged periods standing and walking.
  • Able to bend, stretch, push, pull, and move as needed to reach, clean, and service machinery.
  • Must be able to visually inspect machines.
  • Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 pounds.



EEOC Statement

Sunward Steel and its affiliates are an Equal Opportunity Employer and Prohibit Discrimination and Harassment of Any Kind: we are committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions at Sunward Steel and its affiliates are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. We will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics.