Maintenance Mechanic position available with Dakota Panel

Maintenance Mechanic

Department:  Maintenance

Reports to:  Maintenance Supervisor

Locations:  Rapid City, SD; Plano, IL; Shell Rock, IA; Valley, NE; Holiday City, OH; Shelby, IA; Iron Ridge, WI; Eau Claire, WI; Saginaw, MI; Terre Haute, IN;

Position Summary:

This position is responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of all machines and equipment at various Midwest Manufacturing facilities.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Track inventory of spare parts, tools and supplies and re-order as necessary
  • Perform general repairs and preventative maintenance on equipment to help maintain production flow
  • Troubleshoot, diagnose, and identify operational problems with machinery as well as perform some electrical repairs.
  • Basic mechanical assembly and troubleshooting
  • Maintain maintenance records to help with machine efficiency
  • Develop ideas to ensure that all equipment produces at a maximum level of efficiency
  • Record any damage that occurs and determine what repairs are needed.
  • Ensure that broken-down equipment is fixed with minimal down time.

Position Requirements:

  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • Must have a degree or diploma in a related mechanical field or 2 years of directly related experience
  • Welding experience is preferred
  • Electrical experience is preferred

Apply online at or in person at Dakota Panel at 1651 Culvert Street, Rapid City, SD 57701