Under the direction of the Operations Director. This position will perform troubleshooting and repair, and provide technical support for all phases of the operation. The position is a technical career position in Ajinomoto Foods, Inc. This position requires proficiency in multiple skill clusters including a thorough understanding of fluid power, mechanical systems, and manufacturing processes. The ability to function effectively in a team environment and interact productively with all levels of management and operations is required.
Maintain and perform preventative maintenance activities on all assigned systems/equipment.
Complete accurate and timely documentation of maintenance records and take regular system readings.
Observe and test system operation, using gauges and instruments.
Is engaged in dismantling, assembling, and installing equipment.
Ensure all paperwork is filled out in a clear, legible and accurate format, and completed with required information.
Memorialize Machinery operations, creating SOP's, Training Materials, and PM work orders.
Organize and provide basic Automation training sessions to Maintenance and Operations personnel.
Ensure all required information is documented in accordance with SOP's.
Assist in maintaining parts and supplies inventory by reporting low supply levels to Supervisor.
Utilizing continuous improvement mindset, assist in identifying opportunities to improve processes.
Follow Good Manufacturing Practices.
Maintain a clean, sanitary and safe work area.
Follow all required work safe practices, including lockout-tag out requirements and wearing of all required PPE in designated areas, confined space safety, safe chemical handling, fall restraints, etc.
Work in extremely cold environment of
28 Fahrenheit with the appropriate usage of all required PPE
3-5+ years' experience in a Mechanical position in an industrial environment.
Training beyond high school including either an Associate Degree in Electronic Technology or closely related technical field preferred, or a combination of education and experience which may include skilled trade programs, military training or other training as applicable
Must have a working knowledge of Windows based software, such as Microsoft Excel and Word, and computerized maintenance management system.
The ability to read and understand schematics and blue prints
Root cause & troubleshooting skills are a must.
Must have working knowledge of basic hand and power tools.and lock out tag out processes and procedures
Knowledge in the theory and application of electronic devices such as industrial semi conductors, solid state drives, and industrial control systems; experience in the operation of PLC systems and control and data collection instrumentation and transducers
Working knowledge and skills in tools and components used in maintenance and repair of mechanical systems such as bearings, gears, clutches belts, and seals; ability to troubleshoot and maintain hydraulic and pneumatic components and systems
Possession of one or more of the skills is a plus
Must be able to communicate both verbally and written; high level critical thinking, and problem-solving Certification: Certifications in any technical field or techniques is a plus
Solid communication skills
Must have ability to train others
Ajinomoto Frozen Foods