General Information

City: Akron
State: OH
Zip: 44320
Posted: 29-Jul-2020
Shift(s): Days, Nights
Pay: Starting at (USD) $16.50 per hour

Description & Requirements

Maintenance & AR Technician I


About Maintenance at CWS

Operations is at the heart of CWS’s business. We are known for our speed, accuracy, and exceptional service. Our buildings deliver tens of thousands of products to hundreds of countries worldwide, every day. Reliability Maintenance & Engineering (RME) are the business partners that work tirelessly behind the scenes to make it all happen. We drive continuous improvement, and maintain all of the Material Handling Equipment (MHE) to ensure our customers are met with the CWS smile.  Come join us, on our journey!


About the Role

As a Maintenance Technician I, you will learn new skills as you support the Operations Maintenance team in repairing and maintaining material handling equipment and pneumatic systems throughout the building. You will have the opportunity to install, maintain and repair automated packaging and distribution equipment. We are committed to improvement; you will be encouraged to participate in career development opportunities as presented to progress your career at CWS.


What Do We Offer?

CWS offers competitive compensation packages including comprehensive healthcare benefits starting on Day 1, matching 401(k) program, and up to 20 weeks of paid parental leave. But wait, there’s more: we don’t wear suits and ties! Come as you are because jeans, t-shirts, sneakers and sometimes a neon safety vest will be your daily outfit.


Responsibilities include, but are not limited to

  • Promote a safe working environment by following all safety procedures
  • Complete preventative maintenance routines with proper documentation
  • Use of appropriate tooling to troubleshoot simple AC/DC circuits, basic troubleshooting of material handling equipment (MHE), and repairs to miscellaneous CWS Operational equipment as needed.
  • Maintain a positive working relationships across all of the CWS Operations facility
  • Track and store department inventory
  • Move up to 49lbs as well as stand and walk during shifts lasting up to 12 hours, with or without reasonable accommodation


Basic Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 1+ years of experience in basic preventive/predictive maintenance, troubleshooting skills and repair methods of industrial machines
  • 1+ years of experience in Mechanical and/or Electrical basic components
  • 1 + years of experience with compressors and pneumatics.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 1+ years of experience using power tools to include saws and drills with proper safety precautions
  • Experience with Microsoft Office suite and OS  
  • Experience with basic metal and wood fabrication, including saws and drills.
  • Basic understanding of a Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS)


CWS is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Women / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation / Age