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Aerotek Maintenance Mechanic in Des Moines, Iowa


  • Read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.

  • Perform routine preventative equipment monitoring, troubleshooting, and service to ensure reliability and equipment uptime.

  • Diagnoses, troubleshoots, maintains, and repairs manufacturing process / production machines, automation equipment and related electrical equipment, such as electrical control circuits from 24v up to and including 480v AC, electro-mechanical test devices, instrumentation devices, PLCs / ladder logic controllers, and variable frequency drives as necessary.

  • Use blue prints and wiring diagrams to plan and execute electrical repairs and installations.

  • Design and fabricate special items as specified by work orders or through requests.

  • Knowledge and use of hand tools and machine shop equipment, the proper use of all test equipment used to perform all Multi-trade repairs of production equipment as well as dust collection and material handling equipment

  • Experience in DC/AC motor, hydraulics and pneumatics troubleshooting and repair.

  • Electrical troubleshooting including PLC's and drives. Primarily Allen Bradley and Parker.

  • Knowledge of plumbing, machine piping, HVAC and central dust collection.

  • Knowledge and use of hand, power, shop tools and equipment associated with the position.

  • Experience in MIG welding

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

  • Must have 2 year technical degree OR 2 years of experience with industrial maintenance

  • Must be open to multiple shifts

Experience Level:

  • Intermediate Level

If interested or for more information contact:

Name: Paul Maharry

Email: pmaharry@aerotek .com

Phone: 515-657-5483

About Aerotek:

We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.