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Lead Industrial Maintenance Tech

Houston, TX 77039

Posted: 06/18/2024 Employment Type: Contract Industry: Industrial- Skilled Job Number: LM3264765 Pay Rate: $18-25 / hour

Job Description

Lead Industrial Maintenance Tech
Schedule: Night Shift  6:00PM-6:00AM Monday- Thursday 
Location: 77039 Area / Hempstead/Hirsh Rd Area 
Pay: $18.00 to $25.00 / Hourly 
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Job Summary
We are in search of a Maintenance Technician Lead to support our night shift.  We would like someone that has foreman/lead experience. Night shift will run 12-hour shifts Monday through Thursday. The candidate  will have Friday/Saturday/Sunday off. Ideal candidate must have multi-trade maintenance technicians to join our team. These technicians must be well-rounded individuals who can perform efficient work on a variety of equipment, executing mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, and electrical maintenance. These individuals are responsible for industrial machinery upkeep, working alone or with a crew. 
Job Duties
  • Ensures operation of machinery and mechanical equipment by completing preventive and corrective maintenance requirements. Equipment and tools include motors, gearboxes, pneumatic systems, coupling and motor alignment, roller chain/sprockets alignment, conveyor systems, and production machines. Capable of following diagrams, sketches, operations manuals, manufacturer's instructions, and engineering specifications. Troubleshoots malfunctions and complies with NEC standards on wiring and installations.
  • Locates sources of problems by observing mechanical devices in operation; listening for problems; and using precision measuring tools.
  • Removes defective parts by dismantling devices; using hoists, cranes, and hand and power tools. Welding skills a plus.
  • Adjusts functional parts of devices and control instruments by using hand tools, levels, and alignment equipment.
  • Controls downtime by informing production workers of routine preventive maintenance techniques; monitoring compliance.
  • Optimizes maintenance resources by using equipment and supplies as needed to accomplish job results.
  • Maintains continuity among work teams by documenting actions, communicating irregularities, and scheduling correction of abnormalities.
  • Maintains a safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.
Technicians must be able to troubleshoot the following systems and processes while working the floor.
  • AC Drives
  • DC Drives
  • Servo Drives
  • PLC
  • HMI
  • Close loop control systems
  • AC, DC, and Servo Motors
Tool Skills Requirements:
  • VOM
  • Multimeter
  • DC & AC Amperage Clamp Meter
  • General tools
  • Mechanic Skill
  • Drill
  • Grinder
  • Pneumatics
  • Hydraulics
  • Valves
  • Lubrication systems
Requirements and Qualifications
  • Must hold a certificate or diploma in a related field
  • Completion of an industrial maintenance apprenticeship program is a plus
  • Experience with Industrial maintenance required; Corrective/breakdown experience preferred
  • Thorough working knowledge of industrial equipment, its usage, and safety procedures
  • Self-motivated, responsible and Safety Oriented individual.
  • Learns and applies standard tools and techniques to solve problems.
  • Demonstrates a positive “can-do” attitude.
  • Takes responsibility for self-performance (Ability to manage time and responsibilities independently).
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing results and meeting expectations.
  • Must have a flexible schedule
  • Must be proficient reading and Interpreting Blueprints, Mechanical and Elect

Meet Your Recruiter


Doris Breaux
Industrial Recruiting Manager

Hi, I'm Doris proudly serving TPI Staffing Since 2015! 


With over a decade of successful experience in the staffing industry, Doris manages an experienced team of Industrial Recruiters. During her tenure she has earned several internal awards including Top Temporary Recruiter. She brings to TPI Staffing the ability to strategically partner with our clients and hiring managers to identify your skilled/craft needs.


Located at our Corporate/Cypress Office 21840 Northwest Freeway, Ste. E, Cypress, TX 77429 open Monday-Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM. Email me with your Name and updated resume after you have applied.

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