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PeopleReady Journey Maintenance Technician in Menlo Park, California

PeopleReady Skilled Trades is seeking experienced Journeyman Utility Maintenance Technician in the Peninsula. The contractors we work with are looking for individuals with proven skills that can help deliver on the exceptional quality of work they promise to their customers. Our employees are involved in a variety of projects, including high-end custom home construction and commercial projects. Our goal is to make it easier to get you connected to work. Are you Ready? 


  • Turn mechanical utility systems on and off

  • Monitor and make necessary adjustments to operational systems

  • Perform preventative maintenance

  • Trouble shoot problems, and repair malfunctioning systems and equipment.

  • Fabricate, calibrate, and install equipment 

  • Assist accelerator operators, experimenters, and equipment users when mechanical adjustments and repairs on utility systems are needed. May occasionally perform minor adjustments, reset, and repair controlling instrumentation, valves, switches, flow and pressure devices, pumps and electrical breakers, etc. 

  • Maintain equipment operating records and log sheets

  • Organize and maintain equipment storage facilities 

  • Ensure that safety rules are followed.  


  • A trade school education plus journey level experience maintaining mechanical systems and equipment.

  • Also desirable a practical working knowledge of a broad range of fields and equipment such as mechanics, electronics, electricity, instrumentation, pneumatics, hydraulics, high-pressure gas systems, compressors, pumps, motors, and valves, and the ability to use a wide variety of hand tools.

  • The employee must also be familiar with site environmental and safety rules, regulations, and requirements

  • Must be trained to handle, store, and dispose of hazardous materials appropriately.

  • The employee must also be familiar with windows-based software programs.


PeopleReady is an equal opportunity employer, and we value diversity. We do not discriminate based on race, religious affiliation, color, national origin, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by law. We will get to know you and connect you with jobs that match your skills, experience and preferences. We work hard every single day to find jobs so each employee has opportunity and variety in their work.