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IDEX Electro-Mechanical Maintenance Technician in Albuquerque, New Mexico

If you’re looking for a special place to build or grow your career, you’ve found it. Whether you’re an experienced professional, a recent college graduate or somewhere in between, IDEX is a place where you can apply your existing skills and learn new ones in an environment where you can make an impact.

With interesting opportunities in engineering, marketing, sales, supply chain, operations, HR, finance, and more across more than 40 diverse businesses ( around the globe, chances are, we have something special for you.

The Electro-Mechanical Maintenance Technician performs a variety of skilled, semi-skilled, and unskilled tasks in maintenance, renovation and repair of buildings, and related facilities and equipment.

This position will require lawful access to ITAR/EAR controlled information and employees in this role will need to meet those requirements.


  • Maintains Vacuum and Electro-Mechanical Systems

  • Ability to perform cryogenic and diffusion pump installation, regeneration, and maintenance

  • Perform scheduled and unscheduled PM and Repairs

  • Perform electronic, vacuum, control system, and wiring troubleshooting and installation

  • Understands and has ability to make repairs and perform preventative maintenance on a variety of complex machinery used in the fabrication and coating of optics

  • Assist with general facility maintenance electrical, mechanical, plumbing, and various other facilities related operations and manufacturing equipment repairs

  • Occasionally work in a clean room environment following all clean room protocols


  • Ability to work safely with a variety of electrical currents and amperages

  • Concentrate effectively to ensure personal safety and the safety of others

  • Demonstrate mechanical ability

  • Perform mathematical calculations, especially in electrical/electronic areas

  • Troubleshoot and layout electronic circuits

  • Read blueprints, electrical diagrams, sketches and schematics and work from verbal instructions

  • Effectively use various precision measuring tools and hand tools

  • Collaborate with other employees and departments towards developing and implementing solutions

  • Ability to operate forklift

  • Use computers and mobile devices to maintain records


  • Three or more years of related experience in mechanical and vacuum maintenance

  • Two or more years of technical training and/or related experience in maintenance activities

  • Associates degree in Electronics or equivalent of four years electronic or other maintenance experience

  • Desired, not required: Licensed Journeyman Electrician

  • Desired, not required: Various welding or other similar training or experience


  • Valid Driver’s License to operate company vehicles

  • Willing to work extended hours when necessary

  • Willing to work weekends when necessary


  • Operate fork-lift, company vehicles, hand tools, skill saw, drill, rotary hammer drill, chop saw, grinder, and miscellaneous other hand and power tools

  • Use wrist and forearms to turn and manipulate hand tools

  • Bend and work as necessary to make repairs to production equipment and facilities by lifting, lowering, pushing, and pulling

  • Demonstrate upper body mobility to work above head while standing, sitting, squatting, lying down, kneeling, etc. to make repairs

  • Stand for long periods of time

  • Pass respirator physical fitness evaluation

  • Apply force, push, and pull in order to make repairs

  • Climb ladders to fix equipment on ceiling, roof, or high places

  • Use vision and hearing to assess equipment and machines to ensure proper operation

  • Meet the guidelines of the Motor Vehicle Department with regard to physical and mental requirements for operating a motorized vehicle

  • Work in production areas where chemicals, machinery, and safety equipment are used.

  • Occasionally exposed to weather conditions to complete outside equipment maintenance and repair work.

  • Occasionally work outside, may be subject to weather extremes.

  • May be subject to noise, vibrations, oils, machinery, fumes and odors.

  • Possible exposure to hazards of moving mechanical parts, electrical current, cramped spaces, heights, etc.


Heavy Work: The ability to lift up to 100 lb. occasionally or up to fifty lb. frequently. A considerable amount of bending, turning, squatting, twisting, walking, and lifting are required for this position.

This position requires compliance with ITAR Regulations; this person must be a U.S. Citizen or a U.S. Permanent Resident.

Are you ready to join a different kind of company where our people, our culture, and our commitments are centered around providing trusted solutions that improve lives around the world?

IDEX is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Affirmative Action Employer. IDEX gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other consideration or protected category made unlawful by federal, state or local laws (Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled).

Job Family: Operations

Business Unit: CVI

Job Segment: HST Health & Science Technologies