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Equipment Maintenance Technician

Aperia Technologies

Aperia Technologies

Hayward, CA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, June 12, 2024

Aperia is unlocking a new era of efficiency and sustainability for commercial vehicle fleets, by developing innovative hardware and data analytics solutions. Inventors of the award- winning and disruptive Halotm Automatic Tire Inflator, and the cloud delivered Halo Connect tire analytics platform. Aperia saves fleets thousands of hours of down-time every week, reduces the carbon footprint and environmental impact of the freight industry. Join us as we expand our product offering and take the next steps on our journey toward bringing the "backbone of our economy" into the automation age.

This is a Contract role - Hours: 1pm-9pm

Your Role

You will be responsible for performing preventative maintenance tasks, adhering to company policies, and working independently without supervision. This role is crucial in ensuring the smooth and efficient operation of our custom industrial machinery and equipment.

Your Responsibilities

  • Conduct routine inspections and preventative maintenance on custom industrial machinery and equipment to ensure optimal functionality and safety.
  • Follow all company policies and safety protocols strictly to maintain a safe and compliant working environment.
  • Perform maintenance tasks independently, demonstrating strong problem-solving skills and the ability to prioritize and manage time effectively.
  • Diagnose mechanical issues and perform repairs on various equipment and systems, including electrical components and pneumatics.
  • Maintain accurate records of maintenance activities, including inspections, repairs, and replacements, ensuring all logs are up-to-date.
  • Monitor and manage inventory of maintenance supplies and equipment, placing orders as necessary to ensure availability.
  • Respond promptly to emergency maintenance requests and provide efficient solutions to minimize downtime and operational disruption.
  • Work closely with other departments and team members to support overall facility operations and improvements.


  • High school diploma or equivalent; technical degree or certification in maintenance or a related field is preferred.
  • Proven experience as a Maintenance Technician or in a similar role.
  • Strong knowledge of mechanical, electrical, and pneumatic systems.
  • Ability to read and interpret technical manuals and schematics.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently and manage multiple tasks efficiently.
  • Strong communication and documentation skills.
  • Physical ability to perform manual labor, including lifting heavy objects, climbing ladders, and working in various conditions.

Pay Range: $30/hr - $35/hr

Pay is dependent on multiple factors including, but not limited to, experience and location.