Exide Technologies

Industrial Maintenance Technician - Manchester

Requisition ID
Manufacturing - Operations and Maintenance
Position Type
Regular Full-Time


  1. Must be able to handle and lift up to 70 lbs. occasionally throughout shift. Work requires frequent standing with periodic climbing, turning, and bending required.
  2. Must have strong mechanical aptitude to effectively meet a diverse plant need for general maintenance. Preferred experience includes working knowledge in the following areas: equipment repair and trouble shooting capability, ability to troubleshoot and repair pneumatics, hydraulics, and power transmission systems. Must be able to read related schematics, rebuilding and repair components, reading blueprints, ability to operate assorted hand tools, machine shop equipment (lathe, mill, surface grinder) and fabricate parts from prints, arc and wire weld.
  3. Must have strong electrical aptitude to effectively meet a diverse plant need for general maintenance. Preferred experience includes working knowledge in the following areas: reading electrical schematics, expertise in 480V, 3 Phase, relay logic, perform basic PLC programming functions. Electrical skills should encompass ability to troubleshoot equipment including PLC's for input and output, wire motors for high and low voltage, troubleshoot heater elements, heaters, power supply systems by checking fuses and circuit breakers, changing motors, switches, etc. Demonstrated knowledge and compliance ability with NEC and OSHA regulations.
  4. Must be able to read piping schematics and have basic plumbing skills with threading ability and PVC welding ability.
  5. Will be required to work with limited direct supervision.
  6. Must be able to understand and communicate in simple English to receive training instruction and perform team responsibilities.
  7. Must follow safety and health procedures for the protection of self and fellow workers including lock out/tag out, confined space entry.
  8. Must accurately complete work orders, parts requests and other paperwork as required.
  9. Should have excellent attendance and must comply with the company attendance policy and reporting procedures.
  10. Must adhere to plant policies and procedures depicted in the employee handbook as well as conform to accepted general practices and conduct.


  • Individual must have mathematical and trouble shooting abilities as well as ability to function in a multi-task atmosphere.
  • Qualified candidates should have high school degree or equivalent and maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment with preferred strength in mechanical and electrical trouble shooting on production equipment.

EEO Statement

Exide Technologies is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.

About Exide

Exide Technologies (www.exide.com) is a global provider of stored electrical energy solutions—batteries and associated equipment and services for transportation and industrial markets. With 128 years of industry experience and operating in more than 80 countries, Exide produces and recycles a broad range of products that keep customers and their businesses powering forward. Leading car, truck and lift truck manufacturers trust Exide as an original equipment supplier, and Exide serves the transportation and industrial aftermarket through a comprehensive portfolio of products and services. The Company’s extensive sales, distribution and service network provides flexibility and quality for an exceptional customer experience.

At Exide Technologies, It All Starts Now. History and scale, combined with a start-up mentality, make Exide the faster, more nimble, more innovative, more digital, and more responsive alternative for customers who want more than simply a battery supplier. Exide is "the 128 Year Old Start-Up," and the Company is moving forward—bringing the energy of the “new Exide” to customers around the world.


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