Industrial / Hydraulic Technician
Maryland Heights, MO 
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Posted 7 days ago
Job Description

Why join us?

Applied is listed as one of the World's Best Employers by Forbes for 2021. We have earned the Outstanding Employer Support award from the US Navy and we are a GSA approved vendor.

Applied has been fortunate to retain associates who have built long lasting careers. 25% of our U.S. team has 20+ years of service!

In addition to competitive pay and all the benefits you'd expect from an industry leader (401K with company match, insurance, company vehicle, time off, employee assistance, tuition reimbursement, etc.) you will also enjoy:

  • A LASTING CAREER- Career paths are available in sales, management, and operations throughout the country

  • Professional development and training

  • Team oriented company culture where it's called work for a reason but have fun in the process

  • Join a local team with company backing


Engineered Sales, an Applied Fluid Power subsidiary, is currently looking for an Industrial / Hydraulic Technician to join our team. In this role you'll be inspecting product and using your knowledge and experience from working on Mechanical, Electro-Mechanical, Hydraulic, and/or Pneumatic assemblies. You'll leverage all that hands on experience in your background and put it to good use helping us to please our customers and gain new ones.

We'll look to you to lead the charge in this area as your work helps to support the industry's best sales team.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Visually verifies product compliance to customer and company specifications.
  • Functionally verifies product performance to the defined test criteria.
  • Utilizes hand and power tools, electronic and pneumatic testing fixtures and devices.
  • Complete department work assignments in a timely manner.
  • Create rework instructions, or redline documentation and communicate corrective action direction to the appropriate parties when necessary.
  • Shift work assignment priorities when needed and as directed.
  • Responsible for organization of tools and work station cleanliness.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Position Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED Required
  • Trade school, technical school education, and/or military schooling preferred or a plus
  • 5+ years of experience with 3 phase 480v systems with soft starts and VFD's
  • Must be able to read schematics and work with our engineers to pick out appropriate components.
  • Electrical panel layout and assembly experience is a must.
  • Must be willing to travel to customer locations during special circumstances when needed (does not happen very often).
  • PLC experience and troubleshooting a plus



As the world's largest fluid power distributor, the Applied Fluid Power network of companies provide dedicated fluid power support and custom designed solutions that meet customer performance goals and keep industry running. Capabilities include system integration, manifold design, machining and assembly, electronic controls, fabrication, fluid filtration, programming, high speed hose assembly, engineering, repair services, and more. Additionally, Applied Fluid Power has one of the largest teams of Certified Fluid Power Specialists, Certified Electronic Control Specialists and Certified Fluid Power Mechanics to assist with problem solving, system building, troubleshooting, and other custom requirements.

Applied Fluid Power is a part of Applied Industrial Technologies (NYSE: AIT), a leading value-added distributor and technical solutions provider of industrial motion, fluid power, flow control, automation technologies, and related maintenance supplies. Our leading brands, specialized services, and comprehensive knowledge serve MRO and OEM end users in virtually all industrial markets through our multi-channel capabilities that provide choice, convenience, and expertise.

We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, protected veteran status, marital status, medical condition or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a disability, please send an email to hiring@applied.com or call 216-426-4389to let us know the nature of your request.


We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability, protected veteran status, marital status, medical condition or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
5+ years
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