Maintenance Technicians work to ensure that a company’s equipment and facility are in proper working order. Maintenance Technicians engage in preventative maintenance to keep equipment and systems from breaking down. They also engage in reactive maintenance to fix equipment and systems when they do break down. Experienced Maintenance Technicians have a broad base of knowledge with mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic, piping, plumbing, ventilation, and robotic systems.
You like working with your hands.
You don’t love the idea of sitting at a desk all day.
As a kid you loved making things as well as taking them apart. Maybe you loved putting together lego kits, disassembling electronic devices to see what was inside, or reading How Things Work books.