Maintenance Technician

Koester Metals, Inc. (KMI) is looking for a maintenance technician to join us in the sheet metal fabrication industry, located in Fremont, IN.  We are a company that takes pride in our work and appreciates our many team members.  If you meet the qualifications below, then KMI may have a place for you.  Please send your resume to:

We offer excellent benefits to Full-time employees including: Competitive wages, paid time off, 401k, health insurance package options and tuition reimbursement.

Description of job duties available:

  • Must be able to perform tasks in the line of electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic, mechanical, plumbing, carpentry and have the ability to design and build replacement parts for all equipment as is necessary.

  • Primary equipment consists of: Laser, Turrets, Press Brakes, Powder Coating System, Wet Paint Coating Systems, Robotic Welder, Over Head cranes, manual Welding machines, General Fabricating Shop Tools.

  • Coordinates the schedule of all planned maintenance and keeps accurate records of all maintenance/repairs.

  • Ability to maintain a PM program including regularly scheduled rebuilds, oiling or greasing, cleaning etc.

  • Enforce an established scheduled maintenance program that is performed by others, including clean, grease, or paint anything that needs attention at regularly scheduled intervals.

  • Knowledge of OSHA requirements as well as knowledge in the manufacturing environment is a must.

  • Ability to read and interpret technical drawings (blueprints, schematics, hydraulic and pneumatic flows).

  • Problem solving capability is a plus.

  • Personal computer skills (competent with MS Office applications), report preparation, and technical writing beneficial.

  • Certificate Training, Vocational Training, or equal experience in maintenance is a plus.