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Machine Shop Maintenance Technician

Electric Motor & Contracting Company, Inc., founded in 1960, is one of the largest independently owned repair facilities for electrical rotating machinery, pumps, and switchgear in the United States. We are conveniently located in Hampton Roads, Virginia just miles from Virginia Beach and Norfolk. Our company prides itself on: • Maintaining a clean, state of the art facility • Providing quality service to our customers • Employing and retaining great people • Our shop is AIR CONDITIONED!!! We are currently seeking a Machine Shop Maintenance Technician. Job Description: General equipment/building maintenance. Conduct preventive maintenance inspections. Repairing machinery as needed. Assist with housekeeping. Qualifications: Previous industrial maintenance experience required. Previous experience with maintenance on machine shop equipment required. Extensive knowledge of mechanical concepts, plumbing, and carpentry. Basic electrical knowledge (familiarity with cranes and industrial ovens a plus). Basic knowledge with electric motors and controls. Experience with mechanical disassembly and reassembly of machines and gearboxes. Physically capable of lifting/carrying up to 50 pounds, climbing/working at heights, and working in hot/cold conditions. Must be willing to work overtime/flexible hours as needed. NOTE: This position requires drug and background screening. Salary history or requirements are to be provided with all inquiries.