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Maintenance Technician - M-F 3pm to 11:30pm

Function: Distribution/Warehouse/Transportation
Location: FC Tolleson, AZ SDO, Tolleson, AZ US
Date posted: 9/10/2019 12:08:06 PM
Type: Full-time
Permanent / Contract: Regular
Job number: 1101201


Position Summary:
Perform maintenance on conveyors, electrical motors, photo eyes, gear reducers, roller and belted conveyor sections, diverts, pneumatics, solenoids, man-lift, hand tools, power tools, electrical test equipment and ladders. Working on voltages from 24 volts AC to 480 volts 3 phase following Lock Out / Tag Out Safety protocols.


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Conveyor and or industrial, military experience with mechanical and or electrical equipment and basic knowledge of safe work practices.
  • Conveyor experience to encompass some knowledge of; motors, gear reducers, diverts, roller and belted conveyor, photo eyes, pneumatics, Programmable Logic Controllers, and troubleshooting skills.
  • Perform preventative and spontaneous (basic) maintenance on batteries
  • Perform preventative and spontaneous maintenance on conveyors
  • Perform general building maintenance including overhead doors, construction repair, roll carts, floor repair and second level gates, doors, etc.
  • Performs light plumbing maintenance on occasion
  • Perform various (basic) carpentry assignments as needed
  • Ability to work at heights up to 30 feet
  • Work as a team member by interacting and communicating with fellow associates in a cooperative, constructive manner
  • Relay direction from supervisor to junior technicians and assistants
  • Use initiative to ensure efficient assignments of junior technicians/assistants to projects/tasks
  • Order needed repair parts for equipment with supervisors’ approval
  • Put safety first in everything they do and in accordance with Staples safety policies
  • Knowledge of and the ability to identify basic hand and power tools.



Equipment Used:

  • All material handling equipment (MHE) used in the Fulfillment Center, including forklift, pallet jack, reach lift, boom lift, and order picker




  • High school diploma or GED
  • Ability to read and speak English
  • Minimum one (1) year of relevant work experience
  • Basic experience in forklift maintenance and basic to advanced experience in conveyor maintenance or a related field
  • Mechanical, Electrical or Electro mechanical aptitude
  • Ability to lift, push or pull items weighing up to 50 pounds
  • Knowledge of electrical and pneumatics controls
  • Demonstrated regular attendance
  • Basic English language skills (both verbal and written communications)


  • Computer knowledge helpful and the ability to send and receive emails, and basic use of Microsoft Office
  • Military or Trade school background


Work / Physical Conditions:

  • Work at heights up to 30 ft
  • Exposure to dust and fumes (from chemicals listed below)
  • Chemical Conditions:
  • Battery Acid

·    Lubricants

·   Paint

·    Cleaning Solvents

·     Detergents

  • Work in both air conditioned and warm environments within and outside the building
  • Exposure to vibration from power tools


Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to twist, turn, walk, bend, kneel, stand, ascend and descend ladders and catwalks, lift 50 pounds
  • Ability to drive scissor lift, boom lift, and other MHE for Maintenance purposes.

Staples is The Worklife Fulfillment Company, helping businesses of all sizes be more productive, connected and inspired. With dedicated account teams, category professionals, innovative brands and a curated product assortment for business, Staples provides customized solutions to help organizations achieve their goals. Interested in joining the team? Check out our perks and benefits!

Staples is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.


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