To perform a variety of duties involved in the maintenance and repair of production equipment and building systems in the Smithfield facility. Responding to emergencies as needed.
Working proactively with scheduling and production to plan and implement preventative service minimizing emergency stoppages.
Training production operators in proper inspections and routine maintenance that can be performed as well as symptoms that indicate the need for further assistance.
All work to ensure that machines continue to run smoothly, building systems operate efficiently, and the physical condition of equipment and buildings does not deteriorate.
PURPOSE OF POSITION
Diagnose and repair simple and complex production machinery and equipment, facility equipment, electrical and mechanical systems with general supervision. Analyze malfunctions and repair, rebuild and maintain equipment using hand tools, power tools, precision measuring instruments, specifications, manuals and blueprints.
Exhibit the initiative to anticipate equipment problems and to plan and implement corrective action to minimize failures and emergencies. Perform preventative maintenance within pre-established schedules or as needed. Order, control and organize spare/replacement parts and plan work providing estimates for planning purposes.
Record maintenance and repair work performed in logs, both manual and computerized. Work with management to develop or modify maintenance strategy for optimum results.
High School diploma
3-5 years in trade diagnosing and repairing equipment with mechanical, electrical, pneumatic and hydraulic systems utilizing hand and power tools.
1+ years troubleshooting equipment with PLC/Controls, machine logic, servo systems and process control loops using multimeter.
3-5 years in manufacturing environment. Specifically plastic injection molding, automated assembly/packaging or plastics coating.
Must have own tools
Must have good math skills, reading and comprehension skills, and basic computer skills
Must be willing to participate in internal and external training programs for maintenance and safety.
Must have excellent teamwork and communication (written and verbal) skills.