For over 40 years B/A Products has designed and developed products for the Towing, Vehicle Recovery, Fire Rescue, and Auto Transport industries.
B/A is hiring a Maintenance Technician to install, maintain, and repair machinery, equipment, physical structures, pipe, and electrical systems in commercial or industrial establishment.
Experience in a Manufacturing Environment is Required.
Installs, maintains, and repairs machinery, equipment, physical structures, and pipe and electrical systems in commercial or industrial establishments by performing the following duties.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
- Visually inspects and diagnoses machinery and equipment. Listens for unusual sounds from machines or equipment to detect malfunction and discusses machine operation variations with supervisors or other maintenance workers to diagnose problem or repair machine.
- Dismantles defective machines and equipment and installs new or repaired parts.
- Performs general preventive maintenance and lubricates shafts, bearings, gears, and other parts of machinery.
- Installs and repairs electrical apparatus, such as transformers and wiring, and electrical and electronic components of machinery and equipment.
- Lays out, assembles, installs, and maintains pipe systems and related hydraulic and pneumatic equipment, and repairs and replaces gauges, valves, pressure regulators, and related equipment.
- Sets up and operates machine tools such as lathe, grinder, drill, and milling machine to repair or fabricate parts, jigs and fixtures, equipment and tools.
- Operates various tools in the fabrication and repair of equipment and facility needs.
To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:
Job Knowledge - Competent in required job skills and knowledge; exhibits ability to learn and apply new skills; keeps abreast of current developments; requires minimal supervision; displays understanding of how job relates to others; uses resources effectively.
Design - Generates creative solutions; uses feedback to modify designs; demonstrates attention to detail.
Problem Solving - Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; gathers and analyzes information skillfully; develops alternative solutions.
Project Management - Coordinates projects; communicates changes and progress; completes projects on time and budget.
Communications - Expresses ideas and thoughts verbally; keeps others adequately informed.
Oral Communication - Speaks clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations; listens and gets clarification; responds well to questions.
Teamwork - Exhibits objectivity and openness to others' views.
Written Communication - Writes clearly and informatively; able to read and interpret written information.
Quality Management - Looks for ways to improve and promote quality; demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness.
Cost Consciousness - Works within approved budget; conserves organizational resources.
Adaptability - Adapts to changes in the work environment; manages competing demands; changes approach or method to best fit the situation; able to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events.
Achievement Focus - Sets and achieves challenging goals; recognizes and acts on opportunities.
Attendance/Punctuality - Is consistently at work and on time; arrives at meetings and appointments on time.
Dependability - Follows instructions, responds to management direction; takes responsibility for own actions; keeps commitments; commits to long hours of work when necessary to reach goals.; completes tasks on time or notifies appropriate person with an alternate plan.
Judgement - Displays willingness to make decisions; exhibits sound and accurate judgment; supports and explains reasoning for decisions.
Planning/Organizing - Uses time efficiently; develops realistic action plans.
Quality - Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness
Safety and Security - Observes safety and security procedures; determines appropriate action beyond guidelines; reports potentially unsafe conditions; uses equipment and materials properly.
Education and Experience:
Four to ten years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before management or employees of the organization.
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several variables in different situations.
Basic computer skills are needed
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. The employee is be required to sit and climb or balance. The employee is occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and peripheral vision.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is exposed to moving mechanical parts. The employee is occasionally exposed to winter cold; summer heat; risk of electrical shock and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate but sometimes high.
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