Apex Systems Maintenance Technician in Indianapolis, Indiana

Maintenance Technician in Indianapolis, IN at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 1/5/2019

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Indianapolis, IN

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Job Description Job #: 914027

Position: Maintenance Technician

Location: Indianapolis, IN

Hours: 1st shift (7a-4p/8a-5p), some potential OT required (50-55 hrs)


Apex Life Sciences is searching for a maintenance technician for our client in the Indianapolis, IN area. This position is a 1st shift full time, contract to hire opportunity with a client in the chemical industry. There is some overtime potential with this position.


  • A good safety and attendance record.

  • Thorough understanding of the importance of customer service and the ability to work cooperatively with other departments and personnel in meeting customer needs.

  • Knowledge of fork lift operation, with certification.

  • Skills associated with a high school diploma or equivalent.

  • Good mechanical aptitude and demonstrated mechanical skill.

  • Ability to understand and comply with all company policies and procedures pertinent to the Maintenance Department.

  • Ability to understand and carry out Maintenance Department processes amd descriptions applicable to the job.

  • Willingness to accept overtime (both scheduled and impromptu), to be subject to and available for call-in, and to work other shifts as needed to meet customer needs.


  • Repair and maintenance to buildings, machinery, and electrical equipment.

  • Inspect, repair, and maintain functional parts of mechanical equipment and machinery, such as pumps, compressors, etc., using hoist, hand-tools, gauges, drills, pipe threaders, welders, grinding wheels, and testing devices.

  • Inspect defective equipment and diagnosis malfunction using motor analyzers, pressure gauges and factory manuals.

  • Disassemble and overhaul pumps and pump power unit.

  • Perform plumbing, carpentry, welding and painting functions. Plumbing is probably going to be majority of work, dealing with: pipes, pumps, valves. Some fabricating and some concrete jobs in additional, with limited carpentry too.

  • Has responsibility for purchasing materials for preventative maintenance and repair of plant equipment.

  • Participates with contractors on special projects.

  • Overall responsibility for area housekeeping.

  • May be designated to assume duties of Maintenance Supervisor during his absence.

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