Exide Technologies

Preventative Maintenance Technician

US-KS-Kansas City
Requisition ID
Manufacturing - Operations and Maintenance
Position Type
Regular Full-Time


Starting pay rate = $21/hour!


Conduct preventative maintenance, machine setup, troubleshooting, improvements, and repairs. 


  • Complete scheduled comprehensive preventative maintenance on all plant wide machinery. 
  • Work in a team environment to accomplish preventative maintenance projects.
  • Performs mechanic skills including, but not limited to, mechanical, pneumatic, troubleshooting, and repair of production machines.
  • Diagnose problems, replace or repair parts, test and make adjustments.
  • Perform a variety of plumbing maintenance and carpentry functions.
  • Use a variety of hand and power tools, and material handling equipment in performing duties.
  • Reads and interprets equipment manuals and work orders to perform required maintenance and service 
  • Comply with safety regulations and maintain clean and orderly work areas.
  • Participate in training and development programs including all areas of environmental, health and safety issues, especially those dealing with proper handling of hazardous materials and hazardous waste. 
  • Position requires handling scrap materials and disposable protective clothing containing lead which requires proper disposal as a hazardous waste. 
  • Performs what ever other responsibilities and duties assigned by supervisor


  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Pass mechanical maintenance test
  • An AA degree in mechanical, or industrial maintenance a plus; 
  • 2+ years of manufacturing experience; 
  • Strong mechanical, pneumatic, and industrial skills


  • Must be able to lift and move objects up to 40 pounds consistently with heavier weight necessary at times. Pass mechanical maintenance test. Pass medical prescreening – including a hair follicle drug screen.

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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