Mechanical Technician I

Contract type
Regular / Permanent


SUEZ Water Technologies & Solutions looks for innovation everywhere. For more than 100 years, SUEZ has been at the forefront of innovation, from the SUEZ Canal to addressing water scarcity. Finding solutions to the world's biggest problems has never been more important than right now.


The Mechanical Technician will be responsible for meeting daily mechanical production needs in regards to the manufacturing of Reverse Osmosis Equipment and Components. Duties include a variety of basic mechanical work including wrenching, installation of components on large equipment, press operation and cutting This role will be key in supporting business needs in EHS, quality, on time shipment, and productivity.

*** This role will be first shift, Monday through Friday, 6:00am - 2:00pm schedule***

Hourly Rate: $18.00- $20.00 depending on previous mechanical aptitude experience.

Core Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma/GED
  • Ability to pass a respirator fit test
  • Ability to wear required PPE (respirator, heading protection, etc.)
  • Able to work with minimal amount of supervision
  • Strong communication skills


Will be trained on some of the following task as needed:

* Lean Manufacturing

* Basic machine tool & measuring skills

* Operation of cranes and hoists

* Stainless steel tube bending

* PVC pipe cutting and gluing

* Pump assembly

* Basic electrical assembly task

* Flaring press operation.

* Operation of various types of saws ensuring parts are cut precisely and straight.

* Operation of a T-Drill

* Reads and understands production orders and BOM's

* Informs leadership of routing and drawings inaccuracies

* Reading and interpreting blueprints, diagrams, and schematics and process to assemble machines/components based on drawings and detailed verbal instructions.

* Understands how the tools and materials replenishment system operates (equipment)

These duties and responsibilities are not exhaustive and will be supplemented as necessary.

  • Utilize measuring devices to accurately perform duties.
  • Operates basic hand tools and various air and/or electric hand tools/equipment while performing the responsibilities in a safe manner.
  • Wash and prep piping and frame assemblies for installation.
  • Operate bead blasting system.
  • Keep accurate records of time spent on jobs and explain any discrepancies/problems as necessary.
  • Maintains a clean work area supported by 5S initiatives.
  • Attend all training required by Suez.
  • Follow Safe Work Practices and all environmental, health and safety rules.
  • Performs any additional duties as assigned by Supervisor, Facilitator, or Lead

At SUEZ, we realize diverse teams make smarter decisions, deliver better results, and build stronger communities. We're an organization that champions diversity and inclusion at every rung of the ladder and are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. Because our people are our greatest assets, we also offer competitive benefits that include:

  • Health & Life Insurance
  • Paid Vacation & Sick Time
  • Paid Holidays
  • Parental Leave
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • AD&D Insurance
  • Disability Insurance

Compensation: Period 18.00 - 20.00 USD
Is relocation for this position offered: No
Number of Job Openings: 2
Company Grade/Band:

Water Technologies and Solutions (WTS) offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation.

WTS is an . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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Mechanical Engineering Technologists and Technicians


High School or Equivalent

Job type

Full time

Salary Range
$53,000.00 - 72,000.00
per Year
Salary range estimated by
Hopkins, MN 55305, US
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