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Maintenance Tech

Job Description

The primary purpose of the Maintenance Mechanic to ensure that all equipment in the distribution center is operating properly and that the building is properly maintained. The Maintenance Mechanic is required to perform all tasks in a safe manner consistent with corporate policies and state and federal laws.


The Maintenance Mechanic is responsible for the functions below, in addition to other duties as assigned:
-Review work orders to determine what equipment needs to be fixed; repair the equipment and maintain the proper documentation.
-Perform preventative maintenance, equipment installation, and troubleshooting to ensure all equipment is operating properly with minimal down time.
-Remain knowledgeable of the equipment and operating systems in the distribution center.
-Requisition materials, supplies, and parts from vendors for operating equipment.
-Perform process and logic control programming on utility equipment; maintain all related documentation and back up all programs.
-Follow all government regulatory guidelines, including Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) regulation, etc.


*All duties described in this document are to be performed in keeping with the core values and service attributes consistent with the Rite Aid brand and strategy.

Experience / Requirements

The following qualities are required of the Maintenance Mechanic:
-Minimum age of 18 years old due to the work environment.
-Ability to pass drug test.
-Committed to providing customer service that makes both internal and external customers feel welcome, important, and appreciated.
-Ability to preserve confidentiality of information.
-Ability and willingness to move with purpose and a strong sense of urgency.
-Ability to work weekends on an occasional basis.
-Ability to work extended days on a frequent basis.
-Ability to work day or evening hours.
-Accuracy and attention to detail.
-Ability to organize and prioritize a variety of tasks/projects.
-Familiarity with industry/technical terms and processes.
-Ability to work within strict time frames and resolute deadlines.


High school diploma or general education degree (GED), plus five (5) years' experience in industrial maintenance; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Certifications