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Entry Level Maintenance Tech

Manassas, Virginia

Job Title

Entry Level Maintenance Tech

Primary Location

Manassas, Virginia

Employee Type


Job Description

American Recycling Center is looking for an enthusiastic, entry level Maintenance Technician to work in our recycling facility in Manassas, VA. Monday - Saturday day shift, approximately 55 hour work week.

What We Offer –

  • We provide anessential serviceto the communities we serve. Garbage is very stable and we work year round!

  • Good pay, family benefits, 401(k), vacation, and a great management team.

Position Summary

Primarily responsible for entry-level techniques associated with mechanical defaults and/or issues with the Single Stream Sort System to maximize safe and productive operations.  This position is entry-level, which requires the employee to demonstrate the ability and knowledge to correctly identify parts and minor repairs of those parts and to service (inspection, lubrication or adjust) all per the service schedule.

Essential Functions

  • Diagnoses of mechanical problems.

  • Performs preventative maintenance on conveyors, optical sorters, and paper screens and Powered Industrial Trucks to maximize safe and productive operations. All repairs must be completed within standard repair times.

  • Examines protective guards and specified safety devices on all stationary equipment and Powered Industrial Trucks, and makes adjustments.

  • Reads and interprets VCRs (vehicle condition reports) and/or repair orders, communicates with supervisor for clarification of problems.

  • Completes paperwork associated with repairs, documenting parts usage, and accounting for applied times (work order times versus time card times).

  • Maintains a clean, safe work environment in compliance with OSHA and company standards.

Apply today and Connect with Your Future!

We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, short term & long term disability, life insurance, 401(k) retirement.

Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (Minorities/Female/Disabled/Veterans) 

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