CeeKay Supply
  • 16-Nov-2022 to Until Filled (CST)
  • Rental/ Repair
  • St. Louis, MO, USA
  • Full Time

Machine Repair Technician, Trainee

CK Supply is seeking a full-time Machine Repair Technician Trainee to work in the service department and repair welding machines. Do you enjoy taking things apart and figuring out how they work? Do you enjoy finding the problem and fixing it? Would your friends describe you as someone who likes to work with their hands? Would you like to be part of a family-oriented business that values its culture and people? If so, please read on!

This position offers a competitive wage. Along with this, we have fantastic benefits and perks. We offer 7 paid holidays, including Black Friday. We also offer 15 days PTO, 401(K) with a company match, ESOP (Employee Stock Ownership Plan) Retirement Plan, Medical (2 choices), Dental, Vision, Company-paid Short & Long Term Disability, HSA Account w/ Company Contribution, Flexible Spending Account, Employee Assistance Program, Tuition Reimbursement Program, endless opportunities for growth, and a work environment that is FUN & fast-paced.

What You'll Do

In the trainee role, your time will be split between the rental department and the repair department. In the rental department, your time will consist of staging rental equipment for customers and ensuring that everything works properly before sending the equipment off with them. In the repair department, you will learn how to do basic machine tracking through the service repair process and troubleshoot and repair welding equipment. During the repair process, you will also learn to determine which parts are needed to fix the machine and order them. Its also going to be important to talk to customers to fully understand the machine issues. Once fully trained, there is also a possibility that you would drive to local customers to fix their machines on-site. You would also have the opportunity to attend some off-site training

About CK Supply

Gateway Cylinder Technologies, a subsidiary of CK Supply, is in Highland, IL and incorporates the highest levels of technology currently available to process high pressure steel and aluminum, low pressure steel and acetylene cylinders. Our goal is to be the premier cylinder recertification and refurbishment facility in the Midwest. Through the combined efforts of our founders, good management, our employee-owners, and our customers, we believe this is an achievable goal.


We are proud to have been named a 2022 Top Workplace by St. Louis Post Dispatch based on feedback submitted to them by our employee-owners. This is an exciting time at CK, growing rapidly and expanding greatly. The key to this growth is our awesome team and the employee-owner mindset environment that we have cultivated through our (almost) 75 years of operation. At CK, you will never feel like 'just a number'. We strive to celebrate your unique qualities that make you, YOU. Through our core values, driven, passionate, people-oriented, and solutions-focused, we built a culture from the ground-up that we are so proud of, and hope you will be too.


Our Ideal Candidate


  • Has a High School Diploma or equivalent, required
  • Technical School training preferred w/ an emphasis in mechanics and electronics
  • Can pass test certification from two or more of the following companies within 24 months of hiring: Miller, Lincoln, ESAB, OTC, Koike, or Hypertherm
  • Must have knowledge of mechanics and electricity
  • Must be able to perform heavy work- routinely lifting 25-75 pounds from floor to waist and occasionally lifting 76 to greater than 100 pounds from floor to waist

Above all else, we want someone who has a great attitude and who is eager to learn this role.


Work Schedule


This schedule would be 100% in-person at our headquarters location. It would be 8AM-5PM with a 1 hour lunch, Monday through Friday. There is a possibility for overtime on Saturdays on occasion.


Are you ready to join our team?


Think you are up for the challenge? Submit an application today!

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