Maintenance Technician

SUFFOLK, VA

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Description

SUMMARY:

The function of the Facility and Maintenance Technician is to coordinate and/or perform necessary repairs and preventive maintenance of facility, property and equipment, as well as ensure that OSHA requirements are maintained.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

*Perform routine preventive maintenance to ensure that machines/equipment continue to run smoothly, building systems operate efficiently, or the physical condition of the building does not deteriorate. 

*Responsible to maintain records of repair and maintenance for the building, property and company equipment.  Follow established schedule.

*Inspect, operate, or test machinery or equipment to diagnose machine malfunctions and referencing blueprints, repair manuals or part catalogs, as necessary.

*Responsible ensure that calibration schedules are met and records maintained

*Responsible to plan and/or assist in facilities repairs and maintenance projects. 

*Directly responsible for maintaining a preventive maintenance program within the confines of an annual budget.  This includes all heating, air conditioning, as well as maintenance and repair of buildings and equipment. 

*Use tools ranging from common hand and power tools, such as hammers, hoists, drills, and wrenches, to precision measuring instruments and electrical and electronic testing devices. 

*Respond to urgent maintenance calls and maintain plan for fire evacuation and disaster response.  Serves as facility Emergency Response Coordinator. 

*Assist in ensuring that OSHA Training Records are maintained

*Conduct required OSHA and Safety training for new and existing employees and coordinate environmental health and safety program.

*Responsible to maintain OSHA compliance

*Schedule yearly OSHA walk through

*Adhere to all company policies and procedures inclusive of safety guidelines. 

*All other duties as required

Job Requirements

Knowledge / Skills/ Abilities:

*Strong communication and comprehension skills

*Must be able to interpret and apply blueprints, specifications and technical manuals. 

*Skills in inspecting or performing quality control for projects. 

*Detailed oriented with ability to plan, organize, and set priorities in order to meet deadlines

*Must establish and maintain effective working relationships with vendors. 

*Must be able to plan projects including schedules and technical specifications. 

*Must be able to provide solutions in situations when limited information is available

*Must be able to assess information given and carry out assignments in a cost-effective expeditious manner

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