Industrial Maintenance Technician

About Us:


As a family-owned company, it’s the people who continue to make STIHL a successful, world-class brand.  Since revolutionizing the forestry industry in Germany with the first electric chainsaw in 1926, the STIHL name has remained synonymous with outstanding innovations, high-quality products and comprehensive service.


STIHL is seeking a highly motivated, passionate Maintenance Technician to join our team at our corporate headquarters in Virginia Beach, VA! With competitive compensation, excellent benefits and exciting growth potential, it's a great time to join the STIHL team.


Position highlights include:

  • Competitive Compensation with multiple bonus opportunities.
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Short & Long Term Disability
  • Pension Plan & 401k with employer match
  • Vacation, Sick, & Paid Holidays

Job Duties & Responsibilities


  • Performs complex tasks required to maintain equipment functionality and minimize downtime.
  • Uses mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic and electrical knowledge to troubleshoot equipment and make repairs.
  • Handles complex maintenance, repair, operation and installation of industrial equipment with company vendors, contractors and/or Engineers.
  • Inspects industrial equipment to identify potential problems and recommends corrective or preventative measures.
  • Uses experience and judgment to determine the best course of action to maintain equipment functionality.
  • Performs preventive maintenance to maintain equipment within manufacturer specifications.
  • Must be available for emergency service during off hours.
  • Verify equipment condition for vendor and contractor repair/replacement of industrial equipment
  • Work with vendors and contractors for proper completion of services to industrial equipment.
  • Assumes additional related responsibilities as required.




  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • 5 years related experience in industrial equipment mechanics, refrigeration, electrical, hydraulics and/or pneumatics preferred.
  •  Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong knowledge of MS Office Suite
  • Knowledge of SAP PM Module preferred.
  • Ability to read and interpret electrical, mechanical, and hydraulic blueprints, drawings and documentation.

Nearest Major Market: Virginia Beach