Maintenance Technician - Assembly Maintenance


  1. As a family-owned company, it’s the people who continue to make STIHL a successful, world-class brand. STIHL is seeking a highly motivated, passionate Maintenance Technician - Assembly Maintenance to join our Assembly Maintenance team at STIHL Inc. corporate headquarters in Virginia Beach, VA! 
  3. This individual will repair and maintain machinery, mechanical equipment, and control systems. This individual will work closely with higher level mechanics to resolve difficult or unusual problems and to gain additional knowledge and skills with respect to electrical, mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic maintenance and controls systems
  5. Position highlights include: 
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Extensive Benefits, such as health insurance effective within one month of start, multiple bonus opportunities, relocation assistance, 401(k) with company match and PENSION!

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Safely carries out routine and repetitive work under supervision.
  • Uses basic pneumatic, hydraulic and electrical knowledge to maintain equipment operation.
  • Uses basic PLC/CNC knowledge to help troubleshoot and make repairs as required.
  • Dismantles devices to gain access to and remove defective parts.
  • Troubleshoots issues, repairs failures of production equipment.
  • Adjusts functional parts of devices and control instruments.
  • Repairs or replaces defective parts.
  • Starts devices to test performance.
  • Assists other maintenance technicians and completes required preventative maintenance.
  • Reads, interprets and comprehends technical drawings, machine manuals, and schematics.
  • Must be available for emergency service during off hours.
  • Completes work in compliance with ISO 14001 and 9000, forklift training, and other safety training courses as prescribed.
  • Maintains appropriate level of technical and professional skills by attending training classes, seminars, exhibits, and trade shows as needed.
  • All work affecting product quality shall be competent on the basis of appropriate education, training, skills, and experience.
  • Assumes additional related responsibilities as required.

Nearest Major Market: Virginia Beach