Current Employment Opportunities

GENERAL MAINTENANCE MECHANIC

PACT, Ltd. is a district steam heating company consisting of a steam boiler plant and distribution system serving downtown Pittsburgh. PACT is currently looking to fill an available general maintenance mechanic position with a qualified candidate. Preferred candidates are those with a background in industrial electricity. PACT is a union shop represented by the Steamfitters Local 449.

Position Summary

General Maintenance Mechanics personnel are responsible for inspection, repair, and manipulation of equipment in the plant and distribution system.

Duties / Skills:

The following skills and duties are associated with this position:

  • General mechanical maintenance ability and proper use of common tools.
  • Knowledge of rotating and reciprocating equipment (pumps and compressors) and the proper use of tools to perform equipment maintenance.
  • Knowledge of industrial electricity including three phase power, motors, lighting, and switchgear.
  • Ability to read and understand wiring diagrams and ladder logic in order to troubleshoot equipment electrical equipment and control systems.
  • Knowledge of distributed control systems, micro-controllers, and their components.

Licensing / Certification

  • A valid City of Pittsburgh Electricians License (or the ability to obtain one).
  • All Maintenance personnel are required to maintain a City of Pittsburgh Stationary Engineer license (3rd class Power Engineer license from NIULPE).
  • Valid Driver’s License Required

Work Experience

  • 1 to 3 years of relevant industrial or maintenance experience

Education Requirement

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent

Work Environment / Physical Requirements

PACT is an industrial work environment.  As such, PACT requires General Maintenance Mechanics to meet the following physical demands:

  • Ability to safely use a ladder
  • Lift up to 50 pounds
  • Ability to manipulate small hand tools
  • Proper use of personal protective equipment

If interested, please complete our on-line EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION

If you feel you would enjoy working in a challenging environment then contact us. We have a competitive pay scale and benefits and would like to talk to you about joining our team.