We have an immediate need for a maintenance technician for a Plastic Injection Mold factory.
The Maintenance Technician is responsible for maintaining and repairing plant equipment, machinery, and facilities to achieve the production of cost-effective quality products to meet business goals and objectives.
Responsibilities: General Responsibilities:
Performs preventative maintenance.
Identifies potential equipment problems and corrects them.
Maintains the equipment in a manner so as not to impede the production process.
Prepares plant equipment and facilities for production.
Responds to equipment failures or facilities problems in a timely and professional manner.
Informs manager or lead when critical replacement parts are used from inventory.
Troubleshoots equipment and recommends corrective action.
Identifies equipment problems in timely and accurate manner.
Implements contingency plans for keeping production running.
Assists in mold changes.
Ensures tools and equipment needed to change the mold in a timely manner is set up and available prior to the mold change.
Ensures molds are changed in a safe, efficient, and timely manner.
Inspects equipment on the mold, such as waterlines, clamps, etc. for wear and replaces them as necessary.
Ensures mold is set according to operating specifications.
Maintains work areas to keep them free of trip hazards and other safety issues.
Ensures tools and auxiliary equipment are returned to their proper place after a job or project is completed or after a mold change is complete.
Cleans the machinery as necessary.
Complies with safety standards.
Lock out/tag out procedures are followed at all times.
OSHA safety standards are complied with at all times.
Other duties as assigned.
Qualifications: Key Competencies:
Knowledge of basic hand and power tools.
Knowledge and Education Required:
Experience as a Maintenance Technician in the plastics industry preferred.
Experience with large tonnage machines (4000 ton) highly desirable.
Works with minimal supervision and must be able to plan and organize work.
Strong understanding of OSHA Safety Standards.
Experience with Automation a plus.
Safety and Quality Standards
Basic math skills
Basic mechanical skills
General computer skills
General maintenance skills
Ability to problem solve
Ability to work in a physically demanding and fast paced environment.
Ability to respond to frequently changing priorities.
Ability to climb ladders, squat, kneel, stand and/or walk for extended periods.
Must be able to lift, push, pull and maneuver at least 85 pounds.
Must have good balance and the ability to work at heights.
Ability to work in excess of eight hours per day and on weekends as business needs arise.
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