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Maintenance Technician (Homestead, FL)

Posted: 9/6/2019

Q-Lab is currently looking for a Maintenance Technician to join our team. The ideal candidate will have a high level of mechanical aptitude, be a team player and have a can do attitude.

This position will be responsible for general building maintenance including plumbing and electrical installations. You will oversee troubleshooting, repair & maintenance of all company equipment and vehicles. Maintaining organization of stored equipment, parts and materials will be a high priority, as well. Finally, you will need to assist in the preparation of specimens for testing and with test rack construction, repairs and relocation within in the field.

What you will be doing:

·         Building Maintenance

Maintain AC Units, ice machine and plumbing, especially in the bathrooms and break room; troubleshoot and repair minor electrical defects; change ceiling tiles, light bulbs, and air filters; paint internal walls as required

·         Storage Organization

Monitor and maintain the contents of the warehouse, mootel and containers

·         Vehicles and Tools

Preventive maintenance and repairs of power and manual tools; limited servicing and general maintenance of company vehicles such as the fork lift, truck and golf carts; operate vehicles as required

·         Exposure Equipment

Daily checks of black boxes and ensure that fillers are in place

Assist in construction, modification, relocation and maintenance of exposure racks and sub-frames for outdoor lab as well as special projects.

·         General

Assist personnel in accelerated lab and special projects as required

Assist field technicians as required.

Assist visiting clients as requested

Other tasks as assigned

Active role in hurricane plan


What we are looking for:

·         High School Diploma or GED required

·         Willingness to work outdoors for extended periods of time

·         Must be able to lift up to 50lbs.

·         Previous experience working in a Maintenance role

·         High Technical aptitude

·         Ability to problem solve and trouble shoot

Must Haves:

·         Confidence, not ego

·         Mission of Service to our clients and co-workers

·         A doer not a procrastinator- Get it done attitude

·         Burning desire to learn

·         Honesty

All the Extras:

·         A casual, fast-moving, and friendly work atmosphere

·         A big business footprint, but small business family culture

·         A proven track record of success

·         Stability

·         Retirement Savings (401K)

·         Vacation, Paid Time Off and Holidays

·         Comprehensive benefits: Health, Prescription and Voluntary Life Insurance

·         Company Paid LTD, STD and Life Insurance  

·         Excellent Compensation 

For more than 50 years, Q-Lab Corporation has been a global provider of material durability testing products. Our products and services are used to test coatings, plastics, automotive, personal care, roofing, inks, textiles, pharmaceutical, packaging and sealants. Q-Lab is a growth-oriented and stable company who has earned a strong reputation for outstanding product design, innovation and uncompromising levels of quality and safety.


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Q-Lab Phone Numbers

USA: +1-440-835-8700
Florida & Arizona Test Services: +1-305-245-5600
UK/Europe: +44-1204-861616
Germany: +49-681-857470
China: +86-21-5879-7970

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