Senior Maintenance Technician

Riverside, CA - Full-time


As a Senior Maintenance Technician you will perform general and preventive maintenance to the MHE (Material-Handling Equipment) and non-MHE in the distribution center. The position reports to Maintenance Supervisor. 


  • Performs scheduled preventative and general maintenance on all DC systems, Automotion/Wynright conveyor and sortation systems, Mantissa tilt tray sorter, Lightning Pick Put-To-Light, Sharp Auto Baggers and related support systems
  • Repairs or replaces all defective components
  • Performs system modification, assembly and fabrication as required
  • Maintains facility shop area
  • Maintains parts inventory for system components, PM’s, and corrective/planned work orders, using CMMS system (MPulse) and up-to-date equipment technical materials
  • Communicates with the management on all maintenance progress and issues
  • Adheres to safety procedures, all Federal, State and OSHA guidelines and general work guidelines
  • Performs facilities maintenance functions such as replacing lights, fixtures, building repairs, etc.
  • Performs other duties as assigned to meet business needs


  • High School Diploma or equivalent (GED)
  • Experience working with MHE systems in a preventive maintenance capacity. Minimum 5 - 7 years of such previous experience preferred
  • Experience in the areas of controls (PLC troubleshooting, Scanners, VFD programming etc), mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic repair and welding is preferred
  • Knowledge of repairing and adjusting conveyor system (such as conveyor belt lacing, welding and tracking, replacing MDR, resetting VFD’s, replacing power supplies photo eyes, etc.)
  • Knowledge and ability to use a wide variety of tools and test equipment
  • Proven ability to instruct lower level maintenance associates on processes and procedures
  • Working knowledge of MS Word & Excel
  • Illustrates a dedication to meeting requirements of internal and external customers, responding to all customer requests promptly and thoroughly
  • Strong communication skills including ability to work in a team environment, give honest, direct feedback and is a solid verbal and written communicator
  • Meets deadlines, prioritizes appropriately, copes well with change, and maintains composure under pressure
  • Is accountable for results, approaches obstacles proactively and looks for ways to resolve problems and issues