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Maintenance Technician

Maintenance Technician

Job Description


LAST UPDATED: Sep 11, 2014

SUMMARY
 
This role is a maintenance technician role focused on the upkeep and repair of all plant systems, buildings, and production equipment. The maintenance technician’s ability to respond to either mechanical or electrical related failures to and eliminate downtime in the plant directly impacts the overall availability of all plant operating systems and equipment.
 
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
 

•         Regular attendance, timeliness and scheduling flexibility

•         Communicate with shift supervisors, and other line support regarding maintenance issues

•         Troubleshoot, problem solve and/or diagnose equipment, facility or system failures and repair

•         Ensure proper preventative maintenance on all plant systems and production equipment to maximize machine uptime

•         Ensure compliance with all maintenance work being performed

•         Assist in determining necessary actions to address quality issues on molds, stones, and production equipment, as necessary.

•         Provide safety leadership in promoting and creating a zero injury safety culture.

•         Performs other related duties incidental to the work described herein

•         Perform at an acceptable level as required to meet or exceed daily safety, quality and productivity standards

•         Maintain a clean and orderly work area to ensure facility meets department housekeeping standards
 
SKILLS AND ABILITIES
The employee should hold the following abilities:

•         Ability to solve practical mechanical problems and work in a fast paced environment

•         Ability to understand and follow verbal, written, or diagram instructions

•         Mechanical/Electrical troubleshooting

•         Blueprint/ Diagram reading

•         Must be able to work well in a team environment

•         Must be able to read, write, and speak English

•         Must be able to understand verbal and written instructions

•         Must possess strong communication and organizational skills

•         Must have to ability to do basic mathematical calculations

•         Must have the ability to multi-task

•         Must have strong internal and external customer service skills

•         Must be able to work independently and use good judgment

•         Ability to maintain attention to detail

•         Ability to hear audible noises

•         Ability to distinguish basic colors
 
COMPUTER AND SOFTWARE COMPENTENCIES
The employee must be able to:

•         Must be able to operate a computer or other keyboard instrument
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE
The employee should have the following:

•         High school diploma or equivalent is required. Technical degree preferred.

•         Minimum of three years of maintenance work experience in an industrial environment maintaining industrial equipment ( i.e. conveyors, gear boxes, Hydraulic, Batch, Water  systems, pumps, etc)
 
 
ESSENTIAL PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS/WORK ENVIRONMENT
The employee should possess the ability to:

•         Be exposed to various temperatures inside or out

•         Be exposed to sounds or noise levels that maybe uncomfortable

•         Prolong standing , climb or kneel for up to 12 hours performing shift work

•         Complete repetitive movements

•         Bend or twist

•         Wear all required personal protective equipment

•         Work in constant noise above 85 decibels

•         Handle, control or feel objects, tools or controls

•         Lift/move up to 50 pounds
Background check and drug screen required.


Compensation based on experience.

(Salary Depends on Experience)

Job Requirements

Language Requirements: English

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Manufacturing, Skilled Labor - Trades, Warehouse
Education High School
Experience 3 to 4 years
Manages Others No
Industry Manufacturing
Required Travel None
Job ID 109-748-316
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