Perform scheduled and emergency maintenance on manufacturing machinery. Perform basic to moderately complex electrical repairs and installations. Maintain motorized equipment. Perform basic to moderately complex grounds/facilities repairs, as required. Ability to recognize potential failures and use proactive approach prior to equipment failure. Ensure accuracy and safety in all operations.
The schedule for this position is every Saturday, Sunday and one week night 12 hour shifts - 7 PM to 7 AM. Associates work 36 hours and if they work their full schedule, they are paid for 40 hours.
Diagnose and correct mechanical and electrical breakdowns in plant machinery and equipment.
Perform routine and preventive/predictive maintenance on all machinery.
Perform basic to moderately complex electrical repairs and installations.
Maintain and repair motorized equipment.
Operate forklifts to transport heavy parts and equipment.
Coordinate maintenance of parts inventory with MRO and purchasing personnel.
Maintain grinders and saws including adjusting and replacing blades.
Fabricate metal parts (e.g. brackets) and perform welding as required.
Maintain work logs as required.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Education: High School Graduate/GED.
Experience: Minimum of two years experience in industrial mechanical and electrical maintenance.
Knowledge: Knowledge of basic preventive maintenance scheduling and implementation required. Knowledge of basic carpentry and tooling. Must have excellent mechanical aptitude.
Mental/Physical/Visual Demands: Ability to learn basic electrical and mechanical troubleshooting skills with on-the-job training. Ability to work well with others. Ability to work with some limited supervision to perform job. Position requires walking, standing, heavy lifting, bending, and twisting. Must be able to work quickly with product and able to lift 50 pounds maximum, able to lift with assistance 87 to 100 pounds, keep colors separate, and record weights accurately. Must be skilled in working with hand and electrical tools. Associate is frequently required to talk and hear. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, distance vision, and the ability to adjust focus.
Working Conditions: Manufacturing plant environment with exposure to equipment noise, temperature extremes, and dust. Work involves exposure to high voltage equipment and rapidly moving machinery.
Equipment/Tools Used: Amp probe, basic hand tools, fork lift, hand power tools, O scope, OA torch, plasma cutter, soldering iron, volt meter, utility knife. Hearing protection, safety glasses, and steel toed shoes required.
Safety: Safe work performance is required from each Associate at all times. Perform all duties and responsibilities in a safe manner in accordance with applicable Health and Safety Manuals. Required to wear or use personal protective equipment as applicable and to immediately report unsafe working conditions.
Comply with all legislative requirements as outlined by Occupational Health and Safety Act and
Additionally, the proper discharge of safety responsibilities is an integral part of each Associate’s performance appraisal.