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Maintenance Technician

Wilson-Hurd Mfg a Division of Nelson-Miller Wausau, WI
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.


The Plant Maintenance Technician has complete responsibility and accountability for building, grounds & equipment maintenance, including a focus on electrical work.

Key Performance Metrics: Equipment and PM downtime percentage.

  • Manages Preventive Maintenance system for equipment;
    • Examine and test machinery, equipment, components, and parts for defects to ensure proper functioning.
  • Manages Preventative Maintenance system for building;
    • Diagnose electrical problems and install and rewire electrical component.
    • Assemble and maintain physical structures.
    • Adjust, connect, or disconnect wiring, piping, tubing and other parts using hand or power tools.
  • Accountable for building & equipment repairs including contracting & scheduling outside services.
  • Coordinates and participates in equipment installs or moves including contracting & scheduling outside services.
  • Assist Manufacturing Engineer with equipment builds & new process development.
  • Maintain database for PM records.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


  • High school degree, GED, or equivalent.
  • Associates Electro-Mechanical Degree preferred, not required.
  • 3-5 years applicable experience in a manufacturing environment required and knowledge of screen-printing presses, oven lines, light fabrication equipment including steel rule die presses, laminators, and lasers preferred, not required.
  • Computer aided design CAD software – HVAC tools software.
  • Knowledge of electronics (PLC’s), pneumatics, hydraulics.
  • Basic troubleshooting of machines.
  • Ability to read and interpret prints, drawings and schematics
  • ERP software experience preferred, not required.


  • Critical Thinker – ability to use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
  • Proven team player who thrives on diving into the job and getting their hands dirty.
  • The ability to quickly and repeatedly adjust controls of machine and manipulate or assemble objects.
  • Analytical and problem-solving, including the ability to consider relative costs and benefits of potential action to conclude the best outcome.
  • The ability to see imperceptible details at a close and far range.
  • The ability to enforce good housekeeping, safety and sanitation regulations in daily routine.
  • Static strength or the ability to exert maximum muscle force to lift, push, pull, or carry objects.

Wilson-Hurd Mfg a Division of Nelson-Miller

Why Work Here?

We are expanding! Awesome company with room for growth and opportunity.

Wausau, March 9, 2017 Wilson-Hurd Manufacturing announced it has been bought by Nelson-Miller, Inc., a Southern California based HMI and product identification company. With the sale, the company will continue doing business as Wilson-Hurd, a division of Nelson-Miller. Wilson-Hurd, located in Wausau, Wisconsin, started business in 1904. The company later expanded its operations by adding a manufacturing plant in Berlin, Wisconsin. Between the two facilities they offer custom printing, fabricating and electronic control product manufacturing services. Wilson-Hurd has strived to be the most respected provider in the markets served, consistently delivering solutions that yield exceptional value. With the addition of the Wilson-Hurd division, Nelson-Miller will work with its expanded customer base to provide a wide range of services and products including, but not limited to, nameplates, electronic assembles, touchscreens and injection molded housings. Serving the Aerospace, Medical, Industrial, Consumer, Military and Transportation markets, Nelson-Miller and new division Wilson-Hurd are the place to go for your product needs. Hosmel Galan, Nelson-Miller's Chief Executive Officer remarked: "Nelson-Miller and WilsonHurd have a combined history of more than 180 years. We have great synergies and believe this acquisition will significantly benefit our customers, employees and shareholders." William Siebecker, the Chairman and sole shareholder of Wilson-Hurd, also praised the deal. "Wilson-Hurd started in business in April of 1904, and has called Wausau home for its entire 112-year history. We started manufacturing in Berlin in 1961. Wilson-Hurd's employees are talented and hardworking, and I know that Nelson-Miller is acquiring a fine organization. NelsonMiller's willingness and desire to maintain and expand Wilson-Hurd's Wisconsin presence made it the most desirable acquisition partner." James McIntyre, Wilson-Hurd's President and Chief Operating Officer, added, "The combined technical knowledge base and exemplary customer care tradition of our two companies will afford our customers a true value advantage in our marketplace." For additional information, please visit and


311 Winton Street, Wausau WI
Wausau, WI