Provide technical and problem solving support to all areas of the plant by repairing, maintaining, and installing machines, tools, and equipment.
Perform highly diversified duties to install and maintain production machines and the plant facility's equipment.
Perform scheduled and unscheduled maintenance of production equipment.
Perform regular preventive maintenance on machines, equipment and plant facilities.
Read and interpret equipment manuals and work orders to perform required maintenance and service.
Diagnose problems, replace or repair parts, test and make adjustments.
Use a variety of hand and power tools, troubleshooting tools and material handling equipment in performing duties.
Perform machinist duties and responsibilities as needed.
Detect faulty operations, defective material and report those and any unusual situations to proper supervision.
Comply with safety regulations including lock out/tag out and maintain orderly work areas.
Must be willing to work overtime as needed to ensure the maintenance and uptime of equipment.
This job has no supervisory responsibilities.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and abilities required.
Complete levels 1 (developmental) and 2 (core) within the allotted time in the maintenance program. Failure to complete will result in removal from the maintenance program and technician position.
Willing to work inside and outside and climb to heights of 100 ft. or more.
Able to obtain an AWC forklift license.
Education, Experience and Skills
A high school diploma or general equivalency degree (GED).
Minimum of 2 years of vocational or technical training in industrial mechanics, pneumatics, hydraulic, electrical, welding and fabricating.
Industrial Maintenance experience preferred.
Maintenance experience will be considered in lieu of training.
Must possess effective written and oral communication skills.
Ability to function independently without direct supervision and as part of a team.
May require knowledge of PLC controls and ladder logic.
Will require use of computerized maintenance system.
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common business documents such as but not limited to electrical drawings, blueprints, work orders, etc. Ability to listen and communicate effectively with co-workers.
Ability to apply basic mathematical concepts such as addition, subtraction, multiplication and division. Other mathematical skills may be required.
Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw reasonable conclusions through critical thinking skills.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, kneel, bend, twist, and walk. The employee is frequently required to use hands to handle or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is required to speak and communicate with other employees. Employee must be able to see and hear different characteristics in operation and sound of machinery. The employee is often required to lift up to 25 pounds and on occasion up to 50 pounds.
Noise level is usually moderate to high (85 dB to 100 dB) and hearing protection will be required in all production areas. Safety glasses are required in all production areas. Other personal protective equipment, (PPE), may be required in order to perform certain job functions on the production floor. Overtime and weekend work may be required with same day notice.