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2nd Shift DC Maintenance Technician Job

DATE: Jun 28, 2017

CITY: Columbus, OH, US, 43219

Company: DSW

Req #: 72285 
Location Name: Distribution Center, Columbus 
Department: Distribution Center 


At DSW, we believe in the power of shoes. We understand shoes bring out something great from within, and since 1991 we've been helping everyone feel the rush of finding that perfect pair. So when you work for DSW, you become a part of all that. A family whose core values are comprised of passion, accountability, collaboration, and humility. You become one of us, You become a Shoe Lover!


General Summary: The Maintenance Technician II is responsible for completing routine equipment maintenance and troubleshooting.  Responsible for keeping building and equipment in good working order for processing activities.  This includes, but is not limited to, processing equipment, building, lighting, utilities, etc


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform installation on the following equipment: 
  • Racking and other fixtures
  • Plumbing fixtures
  • Facility improvements/changes
  •  Perform maintenance, preventative maintenance and troubleshoot on all parts of the following equipment: 
  • Conveyors and conveyor systems
  • High Speed Sorter Systems
  • Forklifts
  • Plumbing &  related fixtures
  • Facilities equipment – Compactors, Balers, Dock levelers & locks, Overhead doors
  • Power equipment
  • Basic electrical fixtures
  • Other equipment as assigned
  •  Perform testing and inspection on the following equipment:
  • Batteries/Forklifts
  • Exit doors/alarms and fire extinguishers
  • Emergency generators
  •  Perform miscellaneous duties as assigned:
  • Change light bulbs in facility, office areas and egress lighting
  • Painting and remodeling as required
  • Load and unload supplies, parts and equipment
  • Emergency repairs as needed.
  • Completes work orders and other paperwork as required
  • Lifting 10 to 75 pounds as required
  • Working knowledge of PLCs

Required Skills and Competencies:


  • Command of safety procedures (including lockout/tagout)
  • Advanced power equipment troubleshooting and repair
  • Advanced forklift troubleshooting and repair
  • Advanced electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic diagnostic and repair skills
  • Basic carpentry, plumbing skills
  • Working knowledge of blue prints and schematics
  • PC skills with knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Excellent verbal and written communication

Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimum of 2-4 years’ experience in related Distribution Maintenance position in power equipment repair, conveyor repair or overall building maintenance/repair
  • Minimum of 2-4 years' experience in-house as Maintenance Trainee
  • Ability to achieve a passing score (70%) on maintenance evaluation test for Tech 2 position
  • Forklift Driver’s License


  • High School Education


DSW believes that all persons are entitled to equal employment opportunities. We do not discriminate against any protected class including race, color, religion, religious creed, gender, sex, national origin, age, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition (defined as genetic information or impairments related to cancer), ancestry, marital status, family care leave, military and veteran status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, or based on any protected category under federal, state, or local laws. DSW also makes reasonable accommodations for qualified applicants and associates with disabilities unless doing so creates an undue hardship, in accordance with all legal requirements. Any applicant or associate who requires an accommodation to perform the essential functions of the job should contact Human Resources to request that accommodation. 


Nearest Major Market: Columbus

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