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Sr Maintenance Tech - 3rd shift

West Carrollton
Employment type: 
Full time
Remote Position: 
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Job Summary and Primary Responsibilities

At NuVasive, we disrupt traditional thinking in spine surgery. It's how we became the leader in spine technology innovation, with a mission to transform surgery, advance care, and change lives. And it's why we need more people in Dayton with our shared vision to keep pushing the industry forward.

As a Sr Maintenance Tech you will perform electrical or mechanical troubleshooting to determine problems in non-functioning electro-mechanical equipment used in the manufacturing process. You will also be responsible for preventive maintenance, mechanical checks, construction, installation, moving, repairing and maintenance of all electronic, electrical and mechanical equipment and/or systems within the facility and/or assigned Value Stream(s). Perform industrial machine repair/service using knowledge of any or all of the following: electrical, electronics, mechanical, hydraulics, pneumatics, spindles, ball screws, bearings, servo controls, and/or machine controllers. Perform all duties in compliance with all OSHA regulations and completes all required training.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Serves as primary contact to execute preventive maintenance procedures on equipment in production areas, Engineering lab, machine shop and facilities equipment
  • Identifies deficiencies and improvement opportunities; revises and releases updated/new preventative maintenance documents
  • Arranges and supports installation of specialized equipment; creates/updates preventive maintenance procedures with outside suppliers or in-house personnel as required
  • Ensures consistency of preventative maintenance procedures and serve as checker on new preventative maintenance documents
  • Communicates with and utilizes outside services and support as necessary to troubleshoot problems; serves as a technical resource for projects and maintenance assistance
  • Performs a wide range of general building and equipment maintenance, such as plumbing, general electrical, carpentry, sheet metal and fabrication design, and sheet metal repair work
  • Establishes and manages preventative maintenance contracts with outside suppliers through purchasing department
  • Establishes and manages preventative maintenance contracts with outside suppliers through purchasing department
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Required Skills / Capabilities

  • Ability to use maintenance equipment (including but not limited to: saws, grinders, CNC mills, and lathes, hand / power tools, etc) to perform machining duties as needed
  • Ability to troubleshoot and determine root cause of failures
  • Proficiency in using predicative and preventative maintenance processes

Education and Experience

  • Typically requires a minimum of 2 - 4 years of related experience
  • Requires High School diploma or equivalent
  • Requires general working knowledge of industrial electronics and controls including but not limited to: relay logic and controls, automation interlocking, machine control circuits, sensors, switches, timers, wiring and ladder diagrams, sequencers, variable speed motor drives, servo controls, etc.
  • Ability to operate and obtain a forklift driver's license

For roles that require access to hospital facilities, must be eligible for and maintain credentials at all required hospitals, including meeting any applicable physical requirements or vaccination requirements (including the COVID-19 vaccine, as applicable).

NuVasive is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. The "EEO is the Law" poster options are available here . NuVasive's EEO policy is available here .

About NuVasive NuVasive, Inc. (NASDAQ: NUVA) is the leader in spine technology innovation, with a mission to transform surgery, advance care, and change lives. The Company's less-invasive, procedurally integrated surgical solutions are designed to deliver reproducible and clinically proven outcomes. The Company's comprehensive procedural portfolio includes surgical access instruments, spinal implants, fixation systems, biologics, software for surgical planning, navigation and imaging solutions, magnetically adjustable implant systems for spine and orthopedics, and intraoperative neuromonitoring technology and service offerings. With more than $1 billion in net sales, NuVasive has approximately 2,700 employees and operates in more than 50 countries serving surgeons, hospitals, and patients. For more information, please visit .

Change a patient’s life every minute.

It’s a bold, incredibly rewarding vision that our team is dedicated to achieving. The patient is at the center of everything we do at NuVasive. To that end, we empower surgeons around the world to continue learning, advancing their procedures, and using outcome-driven innovations to change patient lives.


We think. We do. We care.

Through our shared mindset called The Cheetah Way, we show up every day united and committed to do just that.