Maintenance Technician St Louis, Missouri
Job Ref: 35898
MUST BE OPEN TO 1ST & 2ND SHIFT
ST LOUIS MO
PAY RATE: 27.62 PER HOUR
MUST HAVE PLC TROUBLESHOOTING SKILLS!!!
Job Description: Maintenance Technician
Position Summary: Install, troubleshoot, repair & maintain production and facility equipment
Essential Job Functions:
? Standing and/or Walking 67-100% of the time.
? Lifting up to 20 lbs. 67-100% of the time, 21-50lbs. 34-66% of the time, and 51-100 lbs. 1-33% of the time. Pushing / Pulling up to 25 lbs. 34-66% of the time, and 26-40 lbs. 67-100% of the time.
? Climbing or Crawling 1-33% of the time.
? Bending, Squatting/Kneeling, Twisting/Turning, Reaching above the Shoulders, Reaching Outward and Handling small items 34-66% of the time.
? Using Small Hand and Power tools or a forceful grip 34-66% of the time.
? Learn each production line and its operation, and be able to run each station.
? Examine, test, maintain and repair all plant machinery and equipment to assure safe and efficient operations. May include the design and fabrication of parts.
? Perform a variety of duties for preventive maintenance on the production equipment. This may require reading and interpreting equipment manuals.
? Diagnose problems, replace or repair parts and make adjustments as needed.
? Disassemble, repair and reassemble equipment, using various tools.
? Record and log maintenance repairs and inspections at machine.
? Fully understand and comply with the LOTO procedures.
? Comply with plant safety regulations.
Position Qualification Requirements
? High School Diploma or GED required.
? 4 years industrial mechanical experience and a two year technical degree preferred.
? Training is provided during the probationary period (60 working days for a new hire) by other Maintenance personnel and the Technical Supervisor.
? 4+ years Industrial Maintenance including breakdowns and repairs & production line changeovers. PLC’s experience and Robotics is a plus.
? Able to read an electrical schematic and general electrical knowledge.
? Troubleshooting, Mechanical packaging equipment including presses. Filling lines, conveying systems, pneumatic and hydraulics.
Skills & Abilities:
? Must be able to speak, read and understand English and have good communication skills.
? Must be able follow written/oral directives from the Plant Manager and Supervisors.
? Must pass the post offer physical and drug test.
? Ability to follow instructions and company safety rules, and must be a critical thinker.
? Must possess good organizational skills and the ability to prioritize projects.
? Highly motivated, self-directed worker that is able to work autonomously in a fast paced and often loud production environment. Must be flexible with work projects.
? Ability work effectively in a team environment with people of varying skills and backgrounds.
? Knowledge of hand and power tools.
? Ability to perform mechanical work and troubleshoot.
Physical/Visual Activities or Demands:
? This position requires walking, kneeling, squatting and bending for the entire shift – a minimum of 8 hours.
? While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear.
? The employee must occasionally lift and/or move items up to 50 pounds.
? Good visual skills are necessary as this employee works in an environment where there are forklifts and hi-lifts moving all day.
? Hearing is essential for safety.
? Steel toe shoes are required. As needed, employees may wear safety glasses & gloves.
? Use of personal tools is required. Metric and SAE wrenches and such, Multi-meter, various drivers, Allen wrenches and flashlight.
? This position is in a manufacturing environment processing chemicals into packaging. The environment can be dusty.
? Personal protection equipment consists of steel toe shoes, safety glasses and gloves.
? This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.