Apprentice Maintenance Tech II


Apprentice Maintenance Tech II

#REC10015047 | Updated: Jul 08, 2019 


JOB TYPE: Full-Time

LOCATION: Woodburn, , Oregon, United States

INDUSTRY: Transportation / Warehousing

CATEGORY: Maintenance

SALARY: $16.00 - $17.00 / hr

EDUCATION: High School

EXPERIENCE: 2-5 years


RELOCATION ASSISTANCE: No - Local candidates only






Our key client is looking to add an Apprentice Maintenance Technician II to their team in Woodburn, OR. This is a direct hire opportunity with great benefits and the ability to grow within the organization.

Shift: 1st Shift (7:00AM – 4:00PM)


Primary Responsibility: 
Under close supervision, performs routine general maintenance and repair throughout the warehouse. Maintenance areas include electricity, plumbing, lift truck, refrigeration, ammonia, and carpentry.  

Essential Functions:

Performs basic repair and adjustment of refrigeration system, doors, dock boards, pallet racks, sweepers, sprinkler systems, forklifts, pallet trucks, and electrical work in accordance with OSHA Standards

Cleans, changes, and lubricates bearings, gears, and other machinery parts using rags, brushes, and grease gun

Maintain tools and machinery in good condition and use tools and equipment carefully as instructed

Maintain batteries and chargers in working order in accordance with OSHA Standard

Conducts test of safety equipment (Exit signs, fire extinguishers, sprinkler systems, etc.) to ensure OHSA and operational standards

Maintains accurate preventive maintenance records

Follow attendance policy, show up show up for work on time and ready to work assigned shift

Assist answering security alarm calls as needed

Keeps work area clean and performs housekeeping duties as required

Performs related work and other job assignments as required


Qualifications & Experience:

High school diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred 

Basic mechanical knowledge and aptitude required

Candidates with RETA courses preferred. However, as a condition of employment, selected candidates will be required to complete (4) courses during the first 12 months

HAZMAT trained candidates are preferred. However, as a condition of employment, successful candidates will be required to be trained in HAZMAT, obtain and maintain the certification

Must have basic level knowledge of OSHA PSM program

1 - 3 years maintenance mechanic experience

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Knowledge of general warehouse practices

Strong communication skills

Mathematical and documentation skills necessary

Ability to work with hands in mechanically oriented situations

Ability to follow verbal and written instructions, as well as interpret pencil sketches and diagrams

Must be able to work flexible shifts if required, including on-call

Must be able to relate to other people beyond giving and receiving instructions: they must get along with co-workers without exhibiting behavioral extremes; perform work activities requiring reasoning, negotiating, instructing, persuading, or speaking with others; and respond appropriately to criticism from a supervisor

Knowledge of various types of equipment in maintenance trades

ISO knowledge preferred

Knowledge of SAP preferred

Microsoft knowledge preferred

Forklift certification

Physical Requirements:

May be required to tolerate working environment with inside controlled temperatures of –15 degrees Fahrenheit and outside ambient temperatures (including heat, cold and precipitation)

Must tolerate heights up to 35 ft. and be able to access elevated platforms and catwalks

Must be able to climb ladders and stairs

Frequently required to stand; walk; push; pull; reach with hands and arms; stoop; kneel; and crouch

Must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds

Must be able to use hand and power tools

Must be able to use hands and fingers to handle, feel, and/or manipulate parts & tools

Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision and depth perception. Either naturally or with the aid of eye glasses

Able to work nights and weekends

Able to pass a physical and respiratory exam



IMPORTANT: All resumes must be submitted with a brief candidate summary that outlines the key qualifications required for this position as per the job description. Please showcase all skills and experience relevant to each requirement for THIS particular job. This write-up will be shared with the client along with the resume. Candidates without a proper write-up will not be forwarded to the client.