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Maintenance Technician* 7/25/2018

Gates Corporation Siloam Springs, AR

Siloam Springs, AR
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Full Time
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Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Associates Degree



Location: Siloam Springs, AR United States

Category: Maintenance
Job Type: Direct Hire

Driven by Possibility

Gates Corporation is a leading manufacturer of application-specific fluid power and power transmission solutions. At Gates, we are driven to push the boundaries of materials science to engineer products that continually exceed expectations.

We don t rest on our rich heritage of innovation. We leverage it to inspire solutions that will power the next hundred years. We invest continually in R&D and technology, so our products not only outperform industry standards; they exceed our customers demanding expectations. We invest in our people, bringing real-world experience that enables us to solve our customers diverse challenges of today and anticipate those of tomorrow. And we are constantly expanding our product catalog and value-added service offerings to support every facet of our customers operations. In the most extreme environments and those more familiar, Gates is there with the right product, in the right place at the right time. Whether building original equipment or maintaining products in the aftermarket, we enable companies in every industry to be more efficient, productive, and profitable.

We are Gates.

If you are looking for an opportunity with a growing and dynamic company, Gates Corporation has an opportunity for a Maintenance Technician located at our Siloam Springs, AR facility.


Duties will include but not limited to general maintenance, hydraulics, pneumatics, and pipe fitting, welding, and basic electronic and electrical knowledge. Other duties and skills required: blue print reading, data entry, and problem solving. Attendance is essential in this position. Work regular and/or flexible hours or shifts, overtime as required, and weekends and holidays.

AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY TO INCLUDE: Other duties may be assigned beyond the core functions listed below.

* Responsible for the completion of all maintenance service request as assigned

* Complete all scheduled or assigned preventive maintenance work orders.

* Complete special projects as directed by the maintenance facilitator or planner.

* Provide guidance and assistance in work being performed by outside contractors.

* Track Work Order, time, materials, and task details in EAM System



* Requires 2 year technical degree or equivalent craft experience.

* Communication skills, verbal, written, listening and understanding

* High level of mechanical aptitude.

* Experience in mechanical/electrical troubleshooting, schematics reading, hydraulics, pneumatics, fabrication and installation.

* Welding skills, Arc, Tig, & Mig.

* Operates grinder, mills, lathes, drill presses.

* Exceptional attention to detail and accuracy.

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.
While performing the duties of this position the employee is frequently required to stand and /or walk around for extended periods of time, use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls and talk or hear. The associate is required to stand, walk, and reach with hands and arms. The associate must frequently lift and /or move up to 25 pounds or greater with assistance. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.
Occasional use of ladders and working of heights above 8 feet. Working in cold or hot environments.
Flexibility reaching, stooping, bending, and dexterity.

The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Please be advised that Gates Corporation does not accept resumes from third-party recruiters.

Gates Corporation is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of gender, race, color, religion, age, disability, pregnancy, citizenship, sexual orientation, national origin, veteran status or any other protected class defined by state or local law.

Gates Corporation is an Affirmative Action employer.