PAE, Inc Maintenance Technician in Barrington, New Jersey

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Maintenance Technician

Essential Duties:

  • Repairs/installs/maintains forklifts, yard trucks, machinery and mechanical equipment.

  • Repairs/maintains mechanical/hydraulic and pneumatic components of machines.

  • Diagnoses sources of trouble.

  • Dismantles machinery to perform repairs, detect wear, misalignment and other problems.

  • Replaces broken or defective parts.

  • May prepare written specifications for major repairs or production of parts; makes up bill of materials, selects proper materials, tools and equipment and completes requisitions for same.

  • Reassembles machines, makes all necessary adjustments and tests operations.

  • Knowledge of machine theory, electronics, hydraulics, pneumatics, pipefitting and machine design.

  • Knowledge of both Gas and Diesel powered engines and drive train.

  • Knowledge of machinery and support systems according to manufacturer’s guidelines/specifications/manuals.

  • Must be able to maintain a preventive maintenance program.

  • This position is 2nd shift. Minimum Requirements:

  • Documented training to include welding, and/or completion of an approved apprenticeship program or equivalent training and/or experience.

  • Must be able to operate hand or power fork lift in performing duties.

  • Attention to Detail: MT need to make clean lines and cuts when welding. Paying attention to the job at hand is necessary.

  • Dexterity: MT needs to be steady during work with hands.

  • Strength: Repair procedures often requires need to lift, position, and hold heavy pieces of metal and parts in place during repair.

  • Stamina: Workload dictates long hours on feet, often in hot conditions.


An Equal Opportunity Employer. PAE’s hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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PAE is a leading provider of enduring support for the essential missions of the U.S. government, its allied partners and international organizations. With over 60 years of experience, PAE supports the execution of complex and critical missions by providing global logistics and stability operations, technical services and national security solutions to customers around the world. PAE has a workforce of approximately 15,000 people in over 60 countries on all seven continents and is headquartered in Arlington, VA.

In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA), should you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a currently open position with PAE, please call Recruiting at (703) 656-6064 or email with "Disability Assistance" in the subject line.