Job Title: Maintenance Technician
Shift: 12 hours Flexible shift
Payrate: $30-$40/hr (based on experience)
We are looking to hire a skilled maintenance technician to oversee the maintenance and improvement initiatives of our company processes. As a maintenance technician, you will be responsible for maintaining and optimizing current processes. You will also aid in the development and implementation of continuous improvement activities. Ultimately, your job is to maintain the equipment, improving the efficiency of production in order to reduce costs.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Assist in the installation of new plant equipment. · Maintain and optimizing equipment to improve efficiency of production. · Support site housekeeping and safety programs, maintaining a workplace that is clean and safe. · Be proficient in the utilization of lockout/tag-out program and Hot Work requirements. · Effectively prioritize and complete preventive maintenance tasks. · Utilize root-cause analysis skills to investigate breakdown and line stoppages while collaborating with other departments. · Utilizes maintenance documentation program to open and close out work orders, check out spare parts, and other activities as required in the plant. · Aid in operating functions, as necessary. · May be required to work at heights and/or in confined space. To ensure success as a maintenance technician you should have extensive experience in electrical and mechanical systems with high-level analytical skills. Our maintenance technician will be on a fixed 12-hour night shift working a 2-2-3 schedule.
Education and/or Experience
• High School Diploma or GED
• Must have at least five (5) years of industrial maintenance experience in hot metal foundry industry, steel mill, or heavy industrial manufacturing environment
• Ability to understand technical procedures, read and interpret Instrument Diagrams and other manuals.
• Experience in material moving systems, silo mixing, conveyors, bucket elevators, forklifts, cranes, and frontend loaders.
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