Maintenance Technician


Posted: 06/19/2019 Employment Type: Temporary Industry: Industrial Job Number: 000050T7 Pay Rate: 20.00
Local manufacturing company is looking to add to their team an experienced Maintenance Technician.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
*Assist in developing and carrying out all preventative maintenance programs.
*Diagnose mechanical problems and determine how to correct them, checking blueprints, repair manuals, and parts catalogs as necessary.
*Inspect, operate, and test machinery and equipment in order to diagnose machine malfunctions.

Job Duties:
*Arc and MIG weld as required.
*Assisting or repairing PLC hardware for Die Cast and other plant equipment.
*Able to read electrical schematics and ladder logic.
*Troubleshoot electrical control circuits and repair and maintain all electrical systems in the facility.
*Troubleshoot, repair and maintain all hydraulic and pneumatic systems.
*Repair gas fired and electrical furnaces.
*Repair transformers, buss bars, water tower and pumps, compressors
*Repair of water cooling system and plant air system.
*Repair/Rebuild all parts of Die Cast Machines, gear reduction units, and forklifts.
*Take direction and work with various departments to coordinate work activities and resolve problems.
*Participate in the purchase of new materials and supplies, such as tools, equipment, and replacement parts for work activities.
*Coordinate and oversee outside service people, contractors and technicians.
*Maintain records pertaining to facility maintenance, equipment and tools.
*Ensure MIOSHA requirements are met during any maintenance activity.
*Assemble, install and/or repair wiring, electrical and electronic components, pipe systems and plumbing, machinery, and equipment.
*Complete Lock/Out Tag/Out training.
*Complete Forklift training and operate forklift in safe manner.
*Perform moderately heavy lifting.
*Capable and willing to work overtime.
*Wear required personal protective equipment.
*Participate in training programs deemed necessary by the company.
*Perform other associated duties, functions or work as may be needed or assigned to continue the productive operation of the company.
*Follow all safety rules and policies as set forth by OSHA guidelines and NPC policies and procedures.
*Keep work area clean and orderly.
*Reports to supervision as indicated by organizational chart. Has the authority and responsibility for controlling quality as directed by management.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Must be able to read and understand written directives. The predominate form of instructions are written, visual and verbal. Must have a complete understanding of hydraulics and pneumatics, PLC s electrical and electronic system theory, with the ability to learn on-the-job. Ability to read and interpret blueprints and schematics. Forklift certification required. Must have some means of communication for callouts.

Work & Education Requirements:
*High School Diploma or GED is required.
*Vocational / technical training is desired.
*Technical school training in Machining or Tooling Technology
*Successful Completion of an Apprentice Program
*Requires 3 years of applicable plant maintenance experience

Physical Demands
This position requires manual dexterity to properly and safely manipulate tools and controls. This position requires frequent walking and standing; occasional sitting, climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching and crawling. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Hours: 6a-2:30pm & OT as needed
Pay:$20 per hr

Please apply at or contact Stacy at 269-605-4133
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