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Production Maintenance Technician

Construction and Facilities



Waukesha, Wisconsin, United States

Supporting the Most Exciting and Meaningful Missions in the World

Production Maintenance Technician

Amentum is seeking a Production Maintenance Mechanic to join our team of multi-skilled technicians in Waukesha, WI.  This position will be for 2nd shift (3-11PM)


The successful candidate for this position must have the ability to diagnose and troubleshoot pumps, bearings, blowers, fans, gearboxes, air handlers, and other equipment as required. Must also be able to perform all aspects of corrective and mechanical maintenance on all production related industrial systems including but not limited to mechanical, electrical, pneumatics, hydraulics, conveyors and coolant systems.


  • Diagnoses and troubleshoots industrial equipment such as, hydraulic presses, pneumatic and/or hydraulic systems, and conveyor systems.
  • Conducts preventive maintenance inspections and perform required preventive maintenance actions such as lubrication, cleaning filter changes, alignments, etc.
  • Troubleshoots and repairs industrial equipment and basic electrical issues.
  • Utilizes voltmeters, multi-meters, etc.
  • Performs plumbing and hydraulic hose repairs.
  • Safely operates fork lifts, hoists and cranes and performs functions of the position including following proper safety guidelines such as job hazard analysis and lockout/tagout procedures and wearing PPE as required.
  • Operates a variety of equipment such as hand tools, laptop computers and diagnostic hardware to perform work.
  • General Maintenance of equipment will be required

Minimum Qualifications

  • High school diploma or demonstrated equivalent.
  • 3 (three) years of experience performing mechanical or electrical maintenance on industrial manufacturing process/production equipment or demonstrated equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Must have the ability to work in an aerial lift or scissor lift at heights up to 30 feet or higher.
  • Must be able to work in the U.S. without sponsorship.
  • Be willing to work overtime when required. May be required to work holidays and weekends.
  • Able to perform the required physical qualifications of the position, including: the ability to lift or carrying up to 50 lbs; stand and/or walk for prolonged/extensive amounts of time; can use a ladder or lift and work on structures or equipment above ground level; work in cramped or uncomfortable places and positions; can push, pull, or lift heavy equipment, supplies or parts.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Associate’s degree or technical certification in industrial electrical, mechanical, HVAC/R, manufacturing technology, or a related technical program.
  • Experience maintaining specialized hydraulic presses, and driven conveyor systems.
  • Experience with alignments and timing machines using precision calibration tools.
  • Experience diagnosing, troubleshooting, and repairing pumps, motors, gearboxes, supply and exhaust fans, power transmission components, hydraulic and pneumatic systems.
  • Experience using measurement tools such as micrometers, dial indicators, various type gauges, and calibers to set tolerances to OEM specifications.
  • Experience performing pipefitting, welding, fabrication and millwright related work.
  • Experience using a CMMS (Computerized Maintenance Management System).

Amentum is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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