Operations and Maintenance Specialist

Operations and Maintenance Specialist.

Operations and Maintenance Specialist



$90000 - $110000 per year




Electrical Design

Operations & Maintenance Specialist (Compressed Air)

Part-Time or Full-Time

Salary: $90,000 - $110,000 + Overtime + Bonuses

Location: Stanton, TN

Industry: Compressed Air


  • Conduct on-site inspections, remote monitoring, and oversight of compressed air system operations.
  • Execute preventive, predictive, and proactive maintenance initiatives.
  • Ensure adherence to the businesses environmental, safety, and quality standards.
  • Coordinate with customers to manage plant production and maintenance activities effectively.
  • Arrange maintenance schedules for various equipment in line with the companies guidelines.
  • Regularly inspect systems for potential issues such as leaks, control irregularities, or unusual noises.
  • Organize and oversee planned maintenance tasks and associated labor, verifying their completion.
  • Maintain a clean and professional facility appearance.
  • Respond promptly to service calls to uphold continuous compressed air supply for customers.
  • Foster positive relationships with equipment vendors, manufacturers, and contractors.
  • Adhere to proper management of change (MOC) procedures for operational adjustments.
  • Document preventive maintenance activities, safety concerns, and inventory levels in weekly reports.
  • Travel to sites as needed to support construction, commissioning, and maintenance operations.


  • The preferred candidate should ideally hold at least an Associate's Degree in a technical field.
  • They should demonstrate a solid comprehension of compressed air system service and operation, encompassing large centrifugal compressors, air dryers, instrumentation, and PLC/DCS control systems.
  • The candidate must possess a grasp of electrical principles applicable to the safe operation and maintenance of electrical equipment in practical scenarios.
  • They should exhibit mechanical aptitude, with basic proficiency in mechanical system upkeep.
  • Proficiency in computer programs is essential; the candidate must be capable of utilizing or learning to use various software systems utilized at facilities, including but not limited to the MS Office suite.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills are vital, along with the ability to interact effectively with customers and vendors.
  • The role will necessitate travel of up to 40%.


  • Compressed Air Systems: Demonstrated proficiency in the service and operation of compressed air systems, encompassing large centrifugal compressors, air dryers, instrumentation, and PLC/DCS control systems.
  • Instrumentation and Electrical: The candidate should possess an understanding of electrical principles applicable to practical scenarios involving the safe operation and maintenance of electrical equipment.
  • Mechanical Aptitude: The candidate must possess fundamental skills in maintaining mechanical systems.
  • Computer Programs: Proficiency in or the ability to learn various software systems utilized at the companies facilities, including but not limited to the MS Office suite, is required.
  • General Qualifications: The successful performance of this role necessitates the ability to satisfactorily carry out each essential duty.

Physical Demands:

  • Stand, sit, and walk as necessary.
  • Utilize hands and fingers effectively.
  • Operate a computer proficiently.
  • Reach with hands and arms to accomplish tasks.
  • Climb or balance, including the capability to safely ascend ladders and platforms.
  • Maintain the ability to discern abnormal equipment noises.


If you are experienced with Compressors, Pumps or Compressed Air Systems we would urge you to apply today!

Darwin Recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Harry Pluck

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