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NSK Americas Maintenance Technician, AKS, 2nd or 3rd Shift in Clarinda, Iowa

Repair and maintain electrical and mechanical systems throughout manufacturing plant. Perform preventative maintenance activities on equipment and facilities.


  • Visually inspect and listen to machines and equipment to locate cause of malfunction.

  • Ability to dismantle machines and equipment to gain access for inspection or repair.

  • Inspect machine components to detect wear or malfunction.

  • Realign and adjust components such as pumps, motors and spindles.

  • After repair operates equipment to confirm proper operation and quality.

  • Assist electrical and mechanical engineers to retrofit and install new upgrades.

  • Professionally and expertly troubleshoot electrical and mechanical systems.

  • Remove and replace defective electrical and mechanical components.

Knowledge and Skills of the following:

  • Trouble shooting techniques

  • Pneumatics, hydraulics and mechanics

  • Safe work practices

  • Blueprints/drawings

  • PLC operations

  • Tool room equipment operation. Such as mills, lathes, drill press and grinders.

  • Electrical equipment

  • Mechanical equipment

  • Manufacturing Operations

  • Plant Maintenance

  • Measuring equipment

  • Precision and non-precision tools

This job requires a minimum of an Associate’s degree in electro-mechanical technology or equivalent in related field and a minimum of 5 to 6 years of position related experience. Must be able to stand, walk, and climb frequently. Must be able to lift, push and pull up to 75 pounds occasionally and 20-30 pounds regularly. Must be able to work overtime.

  • Bonus Plan

  • Paid vacation and holidays

  • Medical, dental, vision insurance

  • Life insurance

  • Short-term and long-term disability

  • Flexible Spending Account

  • Matching 401(k)

  • Competitive Salary

NSK is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status, or any characteristic protected by law.

ID: 2020-3924

External Company Name: NSK Americas

External Company URL:

Street: 1100 N. First Street