Maintenance Technician

We seek a dependable team member to perform a variety of tasks to improve the reliability and uptime of industrial electrical and mechanical equipment and systems.  The Maintenance Technician performs troubleshooting, repair, maintenance and installations of electrical, electronic, mechanical, hydraulic and plumbing equipment and machinery, as well as, fabricates and modifies parts in accordance with blueprints, drawings, plans and schematics according to a set schedule and in an emergency and non-emergency situations.  

Duties include

  • Installs, diagnoses, repairs and maintains electro/mechanical systems, equipment and processes.
  • Sources and procures replacement parts using computer and phone.
  • Reads and interprets electrical and mechanical prints and diagrams.
  • Performs general preventive maintenance practices.
  • Interacts with vendors and outside service providers.
  • Maintains tools, equipment and work areas in a clean and orderly manner.
  • Completes a variety of projects and assignments in multiple maintenance disciplines. 
  • Colleects, analyzes and reports predictive maintenance data. 
  • Completes documentation as needed. 
  • Performed a wide range of essential duties requiring heavy lifting, awkward work positions, climbing ladders and frequent movement both within and outside multi-floor buildings. 
  • Covers off-shift calls as needed. 
  • Attends work regularly and reliably. 

1st, 2nd, and 3rd shift positions available, Mon-Fri with some overtime and occasional weekend/call-in work.  We offer skills training and a competitive pay and benefits package, including paid vacation/sick/personal/holidays, 401(k) with company match, excellent medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance, flexible spending account and more!


  • HS diploma/GED
  • Military training or technical school prefered
  • 3-5 years' experience in troubleshooting and repairing industrial equipment
  • Basic computer skills including PC based operation systems, PLC system architecture installation and diagnosis, and board level/system level debugging skills, or PLC programming a plus. 
  • Experience with installing, diagnosing AC/DC variable speed drives
  • Basic machine and component wiring and troubleshooting experience
  • Machining and fabrication skills a plus.
  • Flexibility and adaptaability to a changing work routine

We conduct pre-employment testing, reference checks and pre-placement physical/drug-screening. 

*Must have received or be willing to receive the Covid-19 vaccination by date of hire to be considered. 

Apply online at the link below or by mail to Quabbin Wire & Cable Co., Inc. 10 Maple Street, Ware MA  01082.

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