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Exide Technologies HVAC Technician in Salina, Kansas


Exide is hiring for the Salina team!Facilities technician capable of troubleshooting, repairing and performing maintenance on Air Compressors and Chillers at the commercial and industrial level. Diagnose and repair of mechanical and electrical components of Compressed Air Systems.

The starting pay rate will be between $22.18-$26.24 per hour; skill and business need will determine pay.

Exide Technologies offers a strong benefit package that includes the following:

  • Medical, prescription, dental and vision plans

  • Short-term, long term disability and employee life

  • 401(k) plan with Company match

  • Paid Time Off

  • Paid Holidays

  • Exide pays the majority of your benefit contribution costs

  • Most benefits are effective on your date of hire


Essential Functions:

  • Comply with all safety and health policies and procedures.

  • Work with other Maintenance Technicians and Maintenance Mechanics.

  • Perform basic mechanic jobs and clean parts.

  • Demonstrated experience with plumbing and pipe fitting.

  • Demonstrate basic knowledge of welding of plastics and metals.

  • Demonstrate basic knowledge of electrical, hydraulic, and pneumatic systems.

  • Must be able to communicate in simple English to receive instructions, interact with supervisor, and understand repair manuals and work orders.

  • Follow all procedures with regard to lock out/tag out and confined space entry.

  • Must be able to understand and communicate in simple English to receive training instruction and perform team responsibilities

  • Maintain a clean and orderly work area.

  • Comply with current Quality System requirements.

  • Follow Lean Manufacturing procedures.

  • Perform other work as assigned by the supervisor.


Education, Experience, Skills Required:

High school diploma or equivalent

Mechanical skills required

Plumbing and Compressed Air experience would be a Plus

Manufacturing/industrial maintenance experience

Ability to work independently in a timely manner

Physical Requirements:

Occasional heavy lifting of 70 pounds, routine lifting of items up to 50 pounds.

Ability to wear required personal protective equipment

Withstand occasional exposure to extreme environmental conditions such as heat, cold, odors, and dust

Ability to climb ladders, squat, bend, and work in confined spaces

Equipment Used:

Hand and Power Tools, welders, grinders, torch, 2-way radio

Personal protective equipment as required


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 for the transportation and industrial markets. Exide’s 130 years of technology innovation combined with operations in more than 80 countries enables the company to deliver compelling solutions for the world’s current and future power needs. Exide produces and recycles a broad range of products, serving the Transportation, Industrial Network Power and Motive Power market segments with battery and energy storage systems and specialty applications for a broad range of industries including: agricultural, automotive, electric, light and heavy-duty truck, marine, materials handling, military, mining, powersport, railroad, security, telecommunications, utility and uninterruptible power supply (UPS), among others. Exide is Powering the World Forward - history and scale combined with a start-up mentality make Exide the right choice for customers who want more than simply a battery supplier.

Job Locations KS-Salina

Requisition ID 2020-2703

Category Manufacturing - Maintenance

Position Type Regular Full-Time

Address 413 E. Berg Road

Postal Code 67401