Maintenance Technician

Job Position: Administration

Employment Status: Full Time


Job Id: 109157BR

Address: n/a, Anderson, IN 46012

About Us

Giant Eagle Inc., ranked 36 on Forbes magazine’s largest private corporations list, is one of the nation’s largest food retailers and distributors with approximately \\$9.5 billion in annual sales. Founded in 1931, Giant Eagle, Inc. has grown to be the number one supermarket retailer in the region with more than 420 stores throughout western Pennsylvania, north central Ohio, northern West Virginia, Maryland and Indiana.

Giant Eagle was previously named America’s Second Harvest Regional Retailer of the Year for its support of local food banks, and also actively supports numerous community events, the United Way, Children’s Hospital, Race For The Cure and other non-profit organizations. The company also has created education initiatives such as Apples For The Students, which has provided millions of dollars in computer equipment, software and other classroom learning tools for local schools and the Be A Smart Shopper school nutrition program. Further information can be found at

Position Summary

The Maintenance Technician is responsible for maintaining the store building and equipment including fuel pumps, coolers, freezers, fountain machines, frozen beverage machine, etc. This position is on call for emergency service with department peers.

Job Responsibilities

  • Responsible for building maintenance.
  • Responsible for pump maintenance including hanging hardware i.e. changing hoses, nozzles, etc.
  • Responsible for pump troubleshooting including card readers, printers, etc.
  • Responsible for patching concrete and asphalt holes.
  • Changing light bulbs on canopy, perimeter lights, exterior building lights.
  • Responsible for external and internal painting.
  • Responsible for basic trouble shooting of HVAC units; cleans HVAC units and assisting with changing filters.
  • Responsible for changing interior light bulbs.
  • Responsible for basic trouble shooting for coolers and freezers including evaporators, condensing units, drain lines, etc.
  • Responsible for restroom drain clogs, fixing leaks, replacing stools, faucets, internal stool plumbing fixtures, maintaining and replacing hand dryers.
  • Responsible for general maintenance of ice and FCB machines including troubleshooting, deliming, electronics, and maintaining operation.
  • Responsible for basic general maintenance of fountain machines, including drain clogs, BIB connectors, etc.
  • Responsible for basic general maintenance of deli case, cleaning condensers, changing evaporator fans, etc.
  • Responsible for basic general maintenance of ovens (conveyer and industrial) and hatco warmers, etc.
  • Responsible for miscellaneous maintenance needs including changing door hardware, hanging signs, bulletin board, etc.

Reports To: Manager, Facilities-GGR

Education and Training Required

  • High school diploma or equivalent plus 18 months to 3 years of additional training

Experience Required

  • 1 to 3 years
  • Basic computer skills

Work Environment

  • Freezer
  • Hot Ovens
  • Mandatory overtime
  • Dust
  • Normal store environment with no continuous exposure to extreme temps, dust, etc

Physical requirements

  • Carrying Up to 100 pounds
  • Lifting Up to 100 pounds

Competencies Required

  • Adaptability
  • Customer Focused
  • Gets Things Done
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Respect for Self and Others
  • Composure
  • Continuous Learner
  • Mechanical
  • Technical (specific to job)

Equipment Used

  • Power Washer
  • HVAC Controls
  • Telephone
  • Electric Sweeper
  • Garbage Compactor
  • Safety Cutters
  • Power Tools
  • Hand Tools
  • Air Tools

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