Sabre Industries, Inc. Maintenance Technician in Sioux City, Iowa

Maintenance TechnicianSioux City, IA


  • Performs diagnosis, testing, disassembly, inspecting, repair and re-assembly of plant equipment or components such as hydraulic and pneumatic cylinders, hydraulic shear, vacuum equipment, roller leveler, cranes, electrical boards and components, etc.

  • Performs skilled trouble shooting and servicing of pneumatic and hydraulic components.

  • Performs proper replacement and/or adjustment of mechanical clutches, drive trains, etc.

  • Repairs worn parts, straightens and fabricates fixtures (welding, cutting, brazing, and surface hardening applications).

  • Assists personnel and operators in proper direction of equipment repairs.

  • Performs major and general repairs on all equipment.

  • Records labor and material used on each repair made.

  • Takes proper care and use of test equipment.

  • Properly uses lift equipment (cranes, booms, manlifts, cherry picker, etc.)

  • Exercises communication skills pertaining to the job.

  • Handles production coverage with little or no supervision as needed. .

  • Reports all abnormal conditions and safety hazards to supervisor.

  • Performs housekeeping and other routine tasks as directed.

  • Works safely, and to follow safe working practices, including Lockout/Tagout procedures and other safety procedures.

  • Effectively uses the Epicore/Vantage computer system to report data, check job schedules, inventory levels, routings, bill of materials, as well as, train new and existing employees.

  • All other duties as assigned.


  • One to three years of Maintenance and/or Electrical experience in a manufacturing environment desired.

  • Must be able to multi-task in a fast-paced deadline driven environment, while contributing to the success of the team.

  • Efficient in computer application including Microsoft Office and other industry computer applications.

  • Ability to read, write, and communicate effectively in English.

  • Must have knowledge of basic shop mathematics, addition, subtraction, fractions, multiplication and decimals. Ability to convert inch to metric

  • Ability to read and comprehend basic hydraulic, pneumatic, and structural schematics.

  • Ability to use gauging equipment from .001" up, dial indicators, micrometers, feeler gauges, etc.

  • Must be willing and able to respond to issues during irregular hours as needed.

  • Must be able to lift, push, and pull up to 50 pounds. Carrying, bending, kneeling, stretching, reaching, grasping, stooping, and working in awkward and/or confined positions. Climbing (heights up to 40').

  • Must be willing and able to work outside in all weather conditions. Work will also be performed in a production/manufacturing environment which could include a noisy or dusty environment.

  • Vision Requirements: Distant Vision: must be 20/40 or greater corrected or uncorrected in each eye. Near Vision: must be J2 or better corrected or uncorrected, 12 inches from face in each eye. Color Vision: must be able to distinguish red & yellow correctly in each eye. Depth Perception: must be at less than 50 seconds of arc or greater than 60% Shepard Fry in each eye

Educational Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent; Bilingual preferred.


  • Night Shift: Sunday – Thursday, 5pm – 3:45am, Weekends and OT as needed.