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Job Title:  Maintenance Technician


Wallingford, CT, US, 06492

Business Unit:  Specialty Metals
Posting Date:  Sep 12, 2022
Job Description: 

AMETEK, Inc., Specialty Metal Products Division (SMP) Wallingford CT, is a manufacturer of High Purity Metal Strip and Shaped Wire Products.  In business since 1959, AMETEK SMP has numerous patents in technically advanced high purity materials.


With safety as the number one priority, AMETEK is seeking a Maintenance Technician to ensure safe, reliable operations by performing preventative maintenance and repair on production equipment.  Our facility contains rolling mills, annealing furnaces, slitting lines, wire drawing/annealing, and a variety of other industrial processing equipment. 


The ideal candidate will support the existing maintenance team who collectively possess a strong trades skill set including plumbing, hydraulics, welding/fabrication, millwright, milling/turning, and electrical.  Candidates with one or more of these skill sets would be ideal candidates to join our team. 


Job Responsibilities:

  • Perform diagnostics, troubleshooting, & repair of equipment
  • Perform regular preventative maintenance on equipment
  • Assist with continuous improvement and special equipment projects


Position Requirements:

  • Demonstrate methodical approach to troubleshooting and good analytical skills
  • Ability to work within a maintenance team, learn/train others to gain proficiency
  • Follow company and OSHA safety policies & procedures
  • The ability to read blueprints, basic schematics, piping diagrams and/or possess basic or advanced PLC knowledge is a PLUS


Higher starting wage exists depending on level of experience.  Regular increases in pay to achieve maximum pay rate are achieved as proficiency is demonstrated and/or developed. 


AMETEK is committed to making a safer, sustainable, and more productive world a reality. We use differentiated technology solutions to solve our customers’ most complex challenges. We employ 18,500 colleagues, in 30 countries, that are grounded by our core values: Ethics and Integrity, Respect for the Individual, Diversity and Inclusion, Teamwork, and Social Responsibility. AMETEK (NYSE:AME) is a component of the S&P 500. Visit for more information.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process should call 1 (866) 263-8359.

Nearest Major Market: New Haven
Nearest Secondary Market: Hartford