Installs, repairs and maintains, in accordance with diagrams, drawings, operation manuals, and manufacturer specifications, machinery and mechanical equipment using hand tools, power tools, and precision-measuring and testing instruments.
Performs a wide spectrum of maintenance activities by installing, repairing, and maintaining machines, mechanical equipment, computer controlled equipment, electrical systems, hydraulic systems, pneumatic systems, and other manufacturing systems components.
Analyzes mechanical and operational problems on equipment and then takes appropriate corrective action to resolve failures and deficiencies.
Tests, evaluates, and calibrates equipment, machines and operating systems to verify proper operation.
Make necessary corrections and running adjustments to equipment to maintain maximum production and quality.
Maintains preventative maintenance programs for all manufacturing equipment in accordance with OEM specifications and develops any additional preventative maintenance procedures deemed necessary to maintain maximum production and quality.
Installs electrical conduit, wiring, switching devices, controls, motors and other electrical devices.
Adjusts, repairs, and replaces electrical and electronic components, including controls, switches, relays, etc.
Installs and maintains equipment safety devices.
Maintains and operates tools to perform maintenance tasks.
Fabricates some production ancillary equipment, tables, racking, etc.
Initiates purchase orders for replacement parts and components.
Maintains up to date equipment manuals and accurate maintenance and repair records.
Performs other duties as assigned.
High school graduate or equivalent
Minimum three (3) years previous experience as maintenance mechanic or related position
Ability to read and understand diagrams, drawings, operation manuals, and manufacturer specifications
Fully knowledgeable in electrical/electronic systems, hydraulics, and pneumatics
Demonstrated skills and abilities in use of hand tools, power tools and precision-measuring and testing instruments
Ability to proficiently use metal cutting and welding equipment; ability to work with minimal supervision
Good verbal and written communication skills
Ability to perform physical activities including, but not limited to bending, stooping, kneeling, squatting, extended reaching, reaching overhead, lifting up to 50 pounds Good organizational skills