3rd Shift Maintenance Technician

3rd Shift Maintenance Technician

Black-Peak Inc.

We are seeking a 3rd shift Maintenance Technician for a full time position in the Seattle, WA area and offering a $7500 employee sign on bonus/ or relocation package.   This position is responsible for collaborating with production staff to enhance the reliability of production equipment, and completion of repair tasks in a manner that minimizes reactive downtime.

Maintenance Technician


Location: Seattle, WA area

Compensation:  $30 up to $41/hour to start  + Overtime + Excellent Benefits & $7,500- sign on bonus / relocation

3rd Shift Position – rotating schedule (2 days on, 2 off, 3 on, 2 off, 2 on, 3 off – then repeat every other weekend 3 days off). This represents a schedule that repeats every 2 weeks.

Hours: 8:00pm to 8:00am


  • Effectively perform preventive maintenance tasks to enhance equipment reliability.
  • Troubleshoot and repair processing, packaging, and facility related equipment.
  • Collaborate with production personnel to identify causes of mechanical downtime.
  • Interpret mechanical blueprints, electrical schematic drawings, and PLC logic diagrams.
  • Perform metal fabrication tasks as necessary to complete repairs including cutting, welding and finishing.
  • Display an understanding of AC and DC motors, VFD drives, and the ability to safely troubleshoot circuits of varying voltage (110/120V, 220V, 480V).
  • Evaluate equipment condition and reacts appropriately with follow-up activities.
  • Identify opportunities for improvement in the production process and take action: document action and results.
  • Train operators and others in proper operation and maintenance of equipment.


  • Minimum of 2 years’ Electrical Troubleshooting Skills:  Motor Controls 120Volt – 480Volt
  • PLC & VFD Machine Controls troubleshooting experience are very important and required
  • Minimum of 2 years of Allen-Bradley PLC experience preferred / Ladder Logic experience –Troubleshoot failure modes
  • Experience with Servos, Discrete Controls troubleshooting preferred
  • Minimum of 2 years’ Mechanical Troubleshooting Skills:  Belt & Roller Conveyors, Gearboxes, Blowers & Fans V-Belt Drives, Mechanical Drive Couplings, Air Cylinders.
  • Food Processing, Packaging, Facilities Maintenance experience
  • Minimum of 2 years of industrial manufacturing maintenance experience
  • Able to climb ladders and lift/push/pull using proper techniques up to 50 pounds frequently and up to 200 pounds occasionally
  • Ability to change work days/hours for occasional departmental vacation coverage.
  • Ability to work OT if needed
  • Use a PC for communication, parts research, and maintenance system purposes
  • Must be able to work 3rd shift – schedule details noted above

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