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Maintenance Technician - 1st Shift


Posted by Pure Fishing on 09/22/2021

Job Basics

Industry Sector: Fishing

Job Categories: Manufacturing

Company Type: HardGoods/Equipment

State: PA

City: Philadelphia

Country: United States

Required Experience: 3 - 5 years

Job Type: Full Time

Salary: Competitive hourly rate + benefits

Required to Relocate: No

Required to Travel: No

Employee May Telecommute: No

Job Seeker Must Live Within:

Job Description & Requirements

***$3,000 Sign On Bonus***

Exciting opportunity for the right applicant to be part of a diverse manufacturing team making the best fishing tackle in the world. 

This person would perform general maintenance duties, maintaining building, equipment, adjacent walks, and grounds. You will utilize your mechanical, electrical, and basic troubleshooting skills. You will work independent and with others on the team to do minor repairs. And perform routine preventive maintenance on equipment, and plant facilities infrastructure. Your day could also include some basic plumbing and minor carpentry. Along with your skills you will use a variety of hand and power tools, electric meters, and material handling equipment to perform the work. You will work with the team to clear snow from entrances, lots, and walkways. This team also shares the responsibility of opening and closing the building when needed.

Come join our team of fisherman, friends, and manufacturing coworkers!!!

Key Duties & Responsibilities

·         Performs preventative maintenance in and around building and facility equipment.

·         Maintenance and minor repairs to heating, cooling, ventilating, plumbing, and electrical systems using hand and power tools.

·         Drive vehicles required to perform task including company truck, industrial lift trucks etc.

·         Notify managers concerning the need for repairs to building, operating systems and equipment.

·         Remove snow from sidewalks, driveways, and parking areas, using snowplows, snow blowers, and snow shovels, and spread snow melting salts.

·         Maintain lighting in operational condition and perform fixture replacement when required.

·         Track daily activity in computerized maintenance system along with completing detailed preventive maintenance logs.

·         Supports production team maintaining equipment uptime.

·         All other duties as assigned by manager.

Essential Skills, Knowledge, and Qualifications:

·         High school diploma (or equivalent) required.

·         Understanding of basic plumbing.

·         Understanding of basic 120/280 volt electrical circuits. Certification a plus.

·         Understanding of basic HVAC, steam & chilled air systems.

·         Experience in using hand & power tools.

·         Good verbal communication skills and ability to follow direction.

·         Ability to work independent and in team environment.

·         Good verbal communication skills and ability to follow direction.

·         Ability to work independent and in team environment.


Education and/or Experience:

·         3 years minimum performing maintenance.

·         High School Diploma

·         Experience using a computer & Microsoft programs.     

Physical Demands:


·         Some material handling, lifting, bending, and stooping. Ability to perform physical activities lifting heavy items (up to 50 pounds unassisted).

About Pure Fishing

Pure Fishing is THE global leader in the fishing tackle industry, with a portfolio of iconic brands that includes Abu Garcia, Berkley, Fenwick, Hardy, Greys, Penn, Pflueger, Shakespeare, SpiderWire, and Ugly Stik. Our team of industry-leading experts and our global network of operations and innovation hubs produce world-class products designed to delight our customers and exceed the needs of anglers worldwide.

But fishing to us is not just about business, it is about time shared with family and friends, time on the water, excitement and the environment. We are a passionate team dedicated to creating memorable experiences by helping anglers everywhere have more fun catching more fish.