Maintenance Technician

Wabash National Trailer Centers Lafayette , IN 47901

Posted 2 weeks ago


  • Prior experience with the following skills: Mechanical, Pneumatic, Hydraulic, and Electrical (24DC, 120/277/480AC) systems. Methodical problem solving to identify root cause of breakdowns.

  • This position requires the ability to work on projects both individually and cross functionally.

  • Must be capable of rapidly responding, adapting to changing and nonstandard situations, and remain thorough and safety conscious during entire process

  • Must understand SAP data entry for managing line calls, PMs, and projects.

  • The desired candidate will have 1-3 years' experience in any related field

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent required

  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen


  • Requires minimum of eight hours standing, bending, squatting, kneeling, pushing, and pulling with a full range of body mechanics/movements.

  • Regularly required to lift and carry up to 35 (thirty-five) pounds. Frequently required to lift and carry up to fifty-five (55) pounds. Occasionally required to lift and carry up to seventy-five (75) pounds.

  • Must be able to work in an environment requiring use of ladder, stairs, heights, platforms and climbing in and out of trailers or working under trailers in tight spaces.

  • Must have ability to operate a variety of power and hand tools safely, work with compressed air safely, operate fork trucks safely and utilize personal protective equipment (PPE).

This position is for a Maintenance Technician. The ideal candidate will have industrial maintnance experience. Must be capable of rapid response with an ability to work both individually and cross functionally are required.


  • Industrial maintenance experience required

  • Mechanical troubleshooting and repair

  • Hydraulics/Pneumatics experience

  • Knowledge of ladder logic

  • Knowledge of 480-volt AC/DC motor controls

  • Must have good mechanical aptitude, knowledge of tools (power and hand), ability to make detailed measurements using instruments, including but not limited to, tape measures, micrometers, and dial calipers.

  • Experience using SAP PM (Plant Maintenance).

  • Must have the ability to read detailed engineering drawings and prints and electrical schematics.

  • Must have the ability to plan job schedules and processes.

  • Must have above average mechanical and electrical knowledge. Basic component and assembly process knowledge is required.


  • Paid Time Off (PTO)

  • Paid Holidays

  • Excellent Health Benefits, including dental and vision

  • 401K with match


The work environment includes exposure to high decibels of noise, temperature, weather variations, metal welding processes and chemicals, which may include solvents, undercoating, paint, and caulking. Fast paced environment with moving equipment and motorized vehicles.

  • The above job description is a broadly based description and is not intended to contain the specifics of a particular job. This description is not a contract for employment. It does not include all aspects of the position such as potential duties assigned by the supervisors with the requirement for flexibility in helping others for the locations overall benefit.
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