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Airport Operations & Maintenance Technician 3rd Shift

Facility Service Provider
Kenner, LA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

The Maintenance Technician should possess a strong mechanical aptitude and a journeyman’s understanding of modern industrial electrical control systems and Programable Logic Controllers (PLC). Responsibilities include the servicing, troubleshooting, and repair of all electrical, mechanical, and control devices associated with the airports Baggage Handling Systems, Passenger Boarding Bridges, Ground Power Systems, Pre-Conditioned Air Systems and Potable Water Systems.

The successful candidate shall be able to:

Maintain and repair all types of HVAC systems and associated components

Troubleshoot, repairs and maintains machinery and mechanical equipment such as pre-condition air units, roof top units, passenger loading bridges/gate services in accordance with diagrams, sketches, operational manuals and manufacturer’s specifications using hand tools, power tools and precision measuring and testing instruments.

Perform brazing, soldering, pipefitting, welding, and fabrication.

Inspect, monitor, repair, maintain, and operate mechanical systems, motors, compressors, pumps, fans, ducts, pipes, thermostats, and switches.

Install, maintain, and repair heating, ventilating, air conditioning, glycol, heating, hot water, and steam distribution equipment and systems to optimize performance and energy use.

Read and understand blue prints, mechanical drawings, electrical and hydraulic schematics.

Read, interpret, and alter PLC Rung Ladder Diagrams and Upload/Download PLC programs and Human Machine Interface (HMI) configurations.

Install and program Variable Frequency Drives (VFD) as well as other devices common in an industrial automation environment.

Maintain and repair Automatic Tag Readers (ATR) and related bar code reading equipment.

Troubleshoot and repair point of use and central plant refrigeration equipment and 400 Hz ground power systems.

Troubleshoot and maintain other hydraulic, pneumatic, hydronic, and plumbing subsystems and components.

Required duties include but not limited to:

Perform preventive maintenance services/tasks and ensure completion in accordance with Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM) specifications.

Monitor daily equipment operations statistics/logs to verify all equipment is operating to OEM specification and provide corrective action as required.

Performing operations and maintenance services in a safe, efficient, and conscience manner.

Communicate effectively and thoroughly with other shifts, managerial personnel, and customer representatives

Education and Experience:

High school diploma or vocational school graduate with courses in blue electrical, mechanical, and refrigeration.

Four (4) year electrician’s apprenticeship or prior relevant experience.

CFC Universal Certification.


Third Shift 10:00pm - 06:30am

$23.58hr then $24.17hr starting in August

This position offers medical/dental, life insurance, 401k, vacation, holiday etc.

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Kenner, LA


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