Purple exists to meaningfully improve lives through true innovation that evolves comfort from end to end. Our colorful company culture, award-winning marketing, unique (and extremely comfortable) technology, and incredible team make for a workplace you'll be proud to be a part of. Purple is recognized as one of the fastest-growing and most disruptive companies in the comfort industry. We're looking for amazing, motivated people who will help us improve lives and invent a better way for Purple. Come along for the ride!
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Exercise proper lockout-tagout procedures when necessary.
Wear appropriate personal protective equipment and fall protection when necessary.
Troubleshoot and repair issues with equipment involving hydraulic, water, electrical, and mechanical components and systems.
Complete hydraulic, mechanical and electrical preventive maintenance tasks via our electronic maintenance management system.
Help create and develop preventive tasks and procedures for the Max machines.
Assist the Max Team during new machine builds and modifications.
Use root cause analysis methods to solve problems, decrease downtime and improve operating equipment efficiencies.
Maintain a clean and safe work area.
High School Diploma or equivalent.
Minimum of 6+ year of experience working in a maintenance capacity.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIREMENTS:
Lockout-tagout, fall protection, and RCA training is a plus.
Injection molding machine repair experience.
6+ years of industrial maintenance experience.
Experience with a CMMS or other Maintenance Management system is a plus.
Working experience with predictive tools; Oil analysis, vibration analysis, thermal imagining, etc. is a plus.
Specific experience with hydraulic, electrical (24VDC-480VAC), and mechanical systems is required.
Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills.
Good written, oral, & computer skills are essential.
Ability to operate forklifts.
Ability to add and subtract two-digit numbers, multiply and divide 10's and 100's by 2, 3, 4 and 5, perform the four basic arithmetic operations with coins as part of a dollar, and perform operations with units such as inch, foot, yard, ounce, and pound.
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.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear. This position is very active and requires standing, walking, bending, kneeling, stooping, crouching, crawling, and climbing all day. The employee must frequently lift and/or move items over 75 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
BENEFITS AND PERKS:
Medical, Dental, Vision
Earn a Mattress
Amazing Purple Products
WHY WORK AT PURPLE?
Make your mark: We value innovative thinking. At Purple, you will be empowered to bring your ideas to life as we work together to improve people's lives through comfort.
Gain unique experience: Be a part of one of the fastest growing companies in Utah! The contributions you make will matter at Purple as the company continues to grow with you.
Awesome culture: Join the tight-knit team at Purple and you can enjoy working alongside industry experts, making close friends, and annual employee appreciation events.
Purple provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.
This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment.