Maintenance Technician - 2nd Shift

Hamilton, Ohio, United Statesthyssenkrupp Bilstein of America Inc

Type of contract:Full-time, Permanent
Experience level:Entry Level (0-2 years)
Remote work:No specification
Job field:Production & Manufacturing
Status:Ongoing recruitment, entry date flexible
Posting date:2023/03/17
Job number:US_801207_AT_BILAME00689
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Your responsibilities


Installs, maintains, and repairs machinery, equipment, physical structures, and pipe and electrical systems in commercial or industrial establishments. Sets up and operates machine tools, and fits and assembles parts to fabricate tools, mechanisms, and machines for experimental purposes by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Troubleshoot, maintain, and repair production equipment for a safe and productive work environment.

  • Provide sound technical support to ensure facilities equipment is in a constant state of readiness.
  • Perform Preventive Maintenance (PM) and Predictive Maintenance (PdM) to maintain safety and increase up-time of equipment.
  • Determine spare parts requirements and make recommendations for equipment.
  • Train Facility Maintenance Technicians Level I and II according to certification process.
  • Work on process support equipment improvement projects directed by the Facilities Engineering Dept.
  • Comply with all safety standards and regulations provided by the company and government.
  • Satisfactorily perform all requirements for a Facilities Maintenance Tech Level I & II,
  • Perform mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic and PLC`s repairs.
  • Participate and contribute in a team environment by working with all levels of associates and coworkers.
  • Document all corrective and preventive maintenance performed throughout the course of the day in SAP or other CMMS system.
  • Perform all required duties and communicate information within shift overlap procedure.
  • Assist Engineering in various projects, such as: Work Instructions, PM procedures, PdM procedures, Lean Manufacturing, Continuous Improvement, 5S, Workflow and Space requirements etc.
  • Perform all quality checks including measurements and document in SPC system in accordance to job specifications and standard work practices within assigned work area.
  • Adhere to all housekeeping SOP`s in and around work area including 5S standards.
  • Work in accordance to all TS-16949 and ISO 14001 standards within assigned work area.
  • Operate facility equipment within all specifications in assigned work area.
  • Perform other duties specific to this position.
  • Extended hours required during peak workloads or special projects.

Your profile

Qualifications & Experience:

  • 3 to 7 years of prior experience repairing and performing maintenance on manufacturing machinery and in trouble shooting, electronics 12VDC-460 VAC, hydraulics, pneumatics, motor starters, pumps and PLC controls.
  • Strong mechanical aptitude with the ability to troubleshoot equipment issues.
  • Possesses a stable work history, preferably in a manufacturing environment, and a strong personal desire to work safely and maintain a safe working environment.
  • Demonstrates a strong customer focus along with a great work ethic and willingness to do what needs to be done (without taking shortcuts.)
  • Demonstrated knowledge of basic math, including working with decimals, and strong mechanical aptitude. Possesses a logical method of problem solving and willingness to learn and improve one’s skills. Demonstrates a strong commitment to meet and exceed customer requirements at all times.
  • Must be able to work required overtime that can be substantial during peak customer production periods.
  • Possesses good hand-eye coordination and is able to perform detailed work with a strong attention to detail and quality.
  • Gains satisfaction from team accomplishments and takes pride in one’s contributions.
  • Sets high expectations and achieves results.
  • Uses time wisely and is accountable to self and the team.
  • Able to lift up to 40 pounds, perform repetitious duties and walk or stand for long periods of time on a daily basis.
  • Ability to read and understand blue prints and work instructions.
  • Demonstrated reliability, good initiative, committed, and quality focused.
  • Basic use of a personal computer


  • High School Diploma or G.E.D. and be able to read, write, and speak in English.

Your benefits

Bilstein has great benefits to offer!

A Safe and Clean working environment. Temperature controlled manufacturing plant.

Health, Dental & Vision Coverage within 30 days of permanent hire.

401K Program with 50% vest at 1 year and 100% vest at 2 years

Paid Time Off + 13 Paid Holidays

Tuition Reimbursement Program

Company Bonus Program

Internal Growth Opportunities

Free Steel Toed Shoes


For additional information on our company culture, company benefits, or to potentially get scheduled for an interview, please text SHOCKS to 25000


If you are an applicant with a California residency, please click on the following link: California Job Applicant Notice of Collection

Important to us

Health & Safety

Highest health & safety standards and a wide range of health promotion and healthcare activities.

Highest health & safety standards and a wide range of health promotion and healthcare activities.

We value diversity

thyssenkrupp Bilstein of America is an equal opportunity employer and committed to diversity. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, gender, race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age and veteran status or any other protected status required by applicable law.

Applicants with disabilities who require reasonable accommodation in connection with the application process are encouraged to contact us directly.


Our Automotive Technology business is passionate about the automotive industry and produces as well as markets high-tech automotive components worldwide. With over 20,000 employees, we are responsible for the success of this business. Our product and service range includes chassis technologies such as steering and damper systems and the assembly of axle systems as well as powertrain components for conventional and alternative engines. We also develop assembly systems for body-in-white construction and produce lightweight car body components in series.

thyssenkrupp Bilstein of America, Inc. is a world class manufacturer of suspension solutions headquartered in Hamilton, Ohio USA. thyssenkrupp Bilstein of America supplies products to a wide range of Original Equipment Automotive Manufacturers as well as Aftermarket and Motorsports.

From receiving your documents to acceptance: the application process

Step 1

Online application

Have you found an interesting vacancy? Then apply online. You won’t need more than 10 minutes. The entire application process – from initial contact to response – usually takes between four and six weeks.

Notes on application

You will have submitted your online application to thyssenkrupp in no time! As long as the position is available on our career page, you have the opportunity to apply.

We have adapted the application process to the current situation and conduct our interviews by video (not in the U.S.), telephone and also personally - in compliance with the applicable and necessary distance and hygienic rules. You will receive detailed information on this topic from our recruiting experts during the application process, while you can find general information and application tips here finden.

Further information about thyssenkrupp, our products and locations can be found directly on the company website.

We wish you every success with your application and stay healthy!


Move things forward with us - as colleagues and above all as a team.
Because together we dare to do something new and take things into our own hands.

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