Michelman is a global developer and manufacturer of environmentally friendly advanced materials for industry, offering solutions for the coatings, printing & packaging and industrial manufacturing markets. The company's surface modifiers, additives and polymers are used by leading manufacturers around the world to enhance performance attributes and add value in applications including wood and floor care products, metal and industrial coatings, paints, varnishes, inks, fibers and composites. Michelman is also well-known as an innovator in the development of barrier and functional coatings, as well as digital printing press primers that are used in the production of consumer and industrial packaging and paper products, labels, and commercially printed materials. Michelman serves its customers with production facilities in North America, Europe and Asia, product development and technical service centers in several major global markets, and a worldwide team of highly trained business development personnel.
Currently, we have a great opportunity available for a Maintenance Technician to join our Maintenance Team. This hands-on position will be located in our Blue Ash, Ohio global headquarters. The successful candidate will install, maintain, and repair equipment at Michelman Cincinnati facilities and will work on 1st shift, Monday
Friday, 7:00 a.m.
Partner with the Maintenance team to maintain housekeeping in production areas, maintain CMMS, and maintain proper inventory of spare parts.
Install and maintain equipment and facilities at the Cincinnati Shell Rd and Kemper Rd plants.
Install and maintain plant utilities, including waste water treatment plant, soft water process, air compressors and boilers
Perform technical assistance and equipment problem solving to maintain plant operations and facilities
Understand preventive maintenance procedures and execute tasks based on schedule
Troubleshoot longer term/reoccurring reliability issues and identify improvements to reliability program
Participate as a member of various process improvements teams; support the Safety Committee functions
Report status and usage of stocks of maintenance items to maintain uninterrupted operations and a high quality facility appearance
Maintain high level of focus on the importance of internal and external customers throughout the organization, personally doing whatever is appropriate
Education and Experience
3-15 years' experience in plant maintenance operations, welding, pipefitting, electrical and controls equipment experience
Familiarity and comfort utilizing standard business office software
Experience utilizing a CMMS (Computerized maintenance management software) for task documentation
Knowledge of Lockout Tagout (LOTO) and confined space entry requirements
Proven ability to think independently as part of a team and handle projects from conception to completion
Technical degree or certifications preferred
Proficient in instrumentation including flow meters, level sensors, pressure sensors, load cells
Experience with motors, variable frequency drives (VFDs), starters, power supplies, and transformers.
Proficient at pipefitting and welding
Experience with batch mixing tanks, pressure vessels, extruders, conveyors, boilers, compressors, and general building repair
Understanding of and/or training/certification in NFPA70 preferred
Climb stairs, stand for extended periods of time, and safely lift up to 50lbs
Frequent bending and lifting
Constant standing during the shift
Wear required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for extended periods of time
Able to operate forklift safely
Show proficiency in the operation of all necessary maintenance equipment
Michelman is proud of the values focused work environment that we have we have crafted. We pride ourselves in our focus on our values of integrity, respect and success. With our dedication to your technical and professional growth in addition to our rigorous onboarding experience, we guarantee you will find yourself challenged in new ways. We offer an excellent salary, incentive and benefits package in a dynamic, empowered team environment.
No phone calls please. Michelman does not hire individuals who use tobacco products. All candidates will receive a drug test prior to beginning employment which will include a test for tobacco products.
For more information about Michelman, please visit www.michelman.com
Michelman is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans