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Vista Outdoor Maintenance Technician in Olathe, Kansas

Job Description

Maintenance Technician Position Overview

Our Olathe location is seeking a highly motivated individual to add to the maintenance team. This person will need to be of low supervision, willing to stay engaged in the day to day maintenance task. The individual will have the ability to direct and communicate in a clear and safe professional manner. Our team members must posses a broad range of knowledge from automated conveying equipment, printers, pneumatic, hydraulics, scales, lift trucks, compressors, HVAC, and general building, etc., needs to be able use Microsoft office, (word & excel). Strong technical skills, troubleshooting ability, and self-directed is a must.


  • Knowledge of safety requirement

  • Troubleshoot 480 vac 3 phase, motor controls, contactors, relays, vfd’s, fuses

  • Replacement of motors, gearboxes, conveyor accessories etc

  • Able to read electrical schematics and drawings

  • Timely work orders and preventive maintenance feedback

  • Support building and facilities maintenance, plumbing, hvac, lighting, etc.

  • Inspection of lift trucks on work order request

Physical Requirements

Must be able to lift 10 to 50 lbs. regularly and on occasion up to 75 lbs. while performing job duties. The individual will be able to stand, walk, use and reach with hands, climb stairs and ladders, stoop, kneel, and crawl to work on equipment.

Mental Requirements

Ability to handle many tasks in a short amount of time, technical and practical skills, related to machinery, electrical, pipe fitting, plumbing, hvac, welding, carpentry, etc., and basic pc skills, including microsoft office, patience and the ability to remain calm is a must.

Working Environment

Our working environment is a warehouse distribution center with climate change, exposure to dust, noise, and potential hazardous materials. Maybe be required to work a flexible schedule, at times.

  • High school or equivalent

  • Associates in Applied Science in Electronics Desired

  • 5 + years in related in multiple technical disciplines

  • PLC experience

We offer a highly competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including: medical and dental, vision, disability and life insurance, 401K, PTO, tuition reimbursement, and the ability to add value to an exciting mission!

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