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Maintenance Technician

Date: Aug 9, 2019

Location: US - MN - Eden Prairie, US

Company: MTS Systems

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Why do so many people join MTS Systems Corporation and stay for a career? Because this is a place where you get to apply your creativity, work with smart people on fascinating projects, and make a positive impact on people’s lives. It is a place where you can learn, innovate and grow professionally.


Transforming what’s possible with cars, aircraft, bridges, wind turbines and space-age materials — this is work we dream about as kids. At MTS, it’s a rewarding career path for talented individuals who are willing to work hard, think hard, and commit to solving complex and critical challenges for our customers around the world, many of whom are leaders in their respective industries.


By joining MTS, you’ll have access to the latest tools and technologies, along with the support of colleagues who are passionate about their work. You’ll discover a dynamic culture of continuous improvement that extends to our people, one that offers numerous ways to expand your knowledge and advance your career. And because we are a global company, your work may also include world travel.


Our business is thriving. Our future is exciting. Your potential is unlimited.



Primary Objective:
HVAC maintenance and repair, including the operation and control of the Facility Automation System.

Major Areas of Accountability:
1. Maintains and repairs all assigned equipment in a professional and timely manner.

2. Operate and maintain the Facility Automation System to provide proper climate control, security and monitoring in the building.

3. Provide the necessary training and instructions to other qualified maintenance personnel on all aspects of the Facility Automation and HVAC System to enable them to be fully competent.

4. Recommends to supervisor, capital equipment and tool expenditures needed to provide desired level and quality of departmental services.

5. Keeps informed on new products, equipment, and improved maintenance procedures and methods.

6. Works and cooperates effectively with all company personnel to affect from and coordinate solutions to problems.

7. Assists supervisor in the following:
•Keeps accurate inventory control of parts and supplies needed for preventative and curative maintenance.
•Organizes maintenance areas and facilities to insure optimum use of materials and time.
•Provide adequate and complete information to mainframe to insure an optimum computerized preventative maintenance program.

8. May act as lead person in the absence of the supervisor.

9. Follows approved safety practices and recommends new ones when necessary.

10. Performs other duties as apparent or assigned.



Must have eight years experience in HVAC Repair and Service; or two year vo-tech certificate and four years experience in HVAC Repair and Service.

Must understand and be able to operate the Facility Automation Computer System.

Must be able to work on own without supervision.

Must be able to lift 50 pounds.

Must be able to climb stairs and ladders and work from heights up to 30 feet.

Ability to stand approximately 90% of the time.

Must have a Refrigerant Recovery and Recycling Certification.





MTS Systems Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, creed, gender, gender identification, sexual orientation, national origin, physical or mental disability, age, marital status or veteran status.

Posting Notes: Manufacturing/Operations/Quality | | |

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

Job Segment: Maintenance, Technician, Mainframe, HVAC, Facilities, Manufacturing, Technology, Operations