Shop Technician


Important Notice: This job description is not inclusive or exhaustive of all the job functions that an employee in this position may be asked to perform from time to time.

  • Fabricate metal items using various techniques, such as welding, drilling, grinding, and sawing.
  • Read and interpret technical drawings.
  • Troubleshoot issues with the fabrication or equipment.
  • Mechanical and electrical experience preferred.
  • Industrial piping experience
  • Works with other members of the team to execute and complete assigned tasks.
  • Promotes continuous improvement of workplace safety and environmental practices.
  • Ensuring all safety rules and safe work procedures are followed.


  • High School Diploma or equivalent required.
  • Two-year Associate Degree in any trade related field preferred.
  • Valid Driver’s License required.
  • Ability to work independently and make sound decisions when necessary.
  • Available to work weekends/nights/holidays.
  • Must be able to meet all physical requirements of the job including climbing stairs and lifting 30-50 pounds.

This position reports directly to the Director of Engineering.

Physical Demands: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally required to stand, walk or sit; use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch.

Working Conditions: This job operates on a work site and in a professional environment.  The noise level on the work site can be loud from time to time.

Location: Harrisburg, PA – Minimal travel required.

Compensation: $19-23/hour, DOE

We offer paid medical, dental, and vision benefit coverage plan(s), competitive compensation, paid holidays, paid time off, and a 401K benefits plan. Compass pays 100% of employee health, dental, and vision premiums, and offers generous coverage for dependents.
This is a full-time position. Standard shift is 8-hours, Monday through Friday; Overtime as needed, including weekends.


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