At a Glance
Legrand has an exciting opportunity for a Facilities Maintenance Technician to join the Finelite Team in Union City, CA.
Finelite is seeking a Facilities Maintenance Technician as part of the Lean Operations department to perform carpentry, factory facilities and equipment maintenance tasks while keeping the site(s) clean, repaired, and in good working condition. Reporting to the Facilities Manager, the candidate performs tasks using proper materials and methods to ensure work is done properly and safely. With an emphasis on carpentry and electrical tasks the role may also include rough/finish woodworking, painting, HVAC, mechanical (forklifts, air compressors, benchtop tooling, etc.), plumbing, general handyman, janitorial, and related skills. Project-level upgrades to site(s) and equipment will be intermittently assigned as well as supervision/oversight to the Facilities team.
What Will You Do?
Performs carpentry, woodworking, and painting w/ minimal direction.
Performs basic plumbing, electrical, HVAC and/or facilities maintenance.
Inspects buildings/grounds according to established guidelines for condition, safety, and cleanliness. Performs routine maintenance and reports issues to supervisor for priority and recommendation.
Provides direction and decision latitude w/ the Facilities team.
Moves furniture and/or equipment, set up conference rooms as needed. Cleans rooms, hallways, lobbies, parking lots or any other areas in need of attention.
Maintains quality of work and customer satisfaction.
Maintains recycling/re-use programs.
High School Diploma.
Minimum 2 year's previous industrial facilities maintenance or experience in construction and trades.
Valid Driver's License/acceptable DMV report. Position requires driving company vehicle when necessary.
Able to operate forklift and achieve operator safety certification.
Able to operate scissor lift and work from elevated positions including ladders.
Ability to maintain a flexible schedule: days, evenings, weekends and emergencies.
Experience with company Safety and Environmental Programs.
Must be able to multi-task and prioritize.
Communicates well with others; clearly writes and speaks to all levels of employees and vendors. Reads and writes routine reports and correspondence.
Reads and interprets documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
Able to delegate work instructions while maintaining general supervision to the Facilities team.
Have tolerant demeanor and ability to remain calm in stressful situations.
Familiar with and easily able to read and interpret diagrams, drawings and manuals of craft trades. Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.
Diligent in finding appropriate solutions.
Solid math skills to be able to calculate figures and amounts.
Familiar with building automation and energy management systems
Observes and adheres to safety and health rules.
Good organization skills; disciplined approach to daily activities; takes a sense of pride in all aspects of the job.
Proficient with Microsoft Outlook email, Word and Excel.
Capable of working in a combination of office and manufacturing facility.
Able to lift up to 50 lbs, stand for long periods of time and use common tools and equipment of the position.
Works and participates well as a team member. Operate in a team environment and thrive in a diverse culture.
All essential functions or responsibilities are determined to be essential job functions for which reasonable accommodation will be made. Ability to perform the secondary functions or responsibilities is not a requirement of the job, but an incumbent may be required to perform these duties if able. This job description is not to be construed to be an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities, or requirements. Employees will be required to perform any other job-related instructions as requested by their supervisor or senior management, subject to reasonable accommodation.
Every single day, Legrand brings power, light and data to millions of spaces around the world. Legrand is a global, publicly-traded company listed on the Euronext (Legrand SA EPA: LR) with 36,000 employees worldwide, a market cap of $16B, revenue of more than $5 billion, with products sold in 180 countries. Legrand is listed on the Forbes Global 2000 as one of the world's best employers. For more information, visit legrand.com.
About Legrand North and Central America
Legrand North and Central America (LNCA) employs over 5,000 associates in 60 locations, working in 6 product categories (Electrical Wiring Systems, Building Control Systems, AV, Data Communications, Power Distribution and Control, and Lighting). LNCA offers comprehensive medical, dental and vision coverage. LNCA offers distinctive benefits like high employer 401K match, above-benchmark paid maternity leave, paid time off to volunteer, and an active women's network. LNCA is an employee-centered, growth company with tremendous opportunity. For more information, visit legrand.us.
About Legrand's Lighting Sector
Through Pinnacle, Finelite, and OCL, Legrand designs and manufactures high performance, environmentally sustainable lighting solutions and products for commercial, educational and healthcare facilities. We work with leading architects and contractors to supply systems and products. We employ a talented group of lighting engineers and designers who work with the latest technologies, using cutting-edge tools to create fixtures which are unique and built to last. Our products offer the design professional a complete palette of integrated products tha