This information has been adapted from guidelines established by the U.S. Department of Labor*, and can be used to assure the safety and productivity required by helping more accurately match employee qualifications with job functions.
JOB TITLE : Maintenance Specialist/Technician GRADE: 1A / 1
Maintenance Department JOB : 102 / 103
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE JOB :
PHYSICAL DEMANDS OF ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
- Read electrical/electronic schematics and ladder diagrams, minor motor rebuilds, troubleshooting, and mechanical prints.
- Install electrical/electronic systems and industrial programmable controllers.
- Install equipment, machines, wiring, or programs to meet specifications.
- Identify complex problems and review related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions.
- Perform job assessment and routine maintenance on equipment.
- Read hydraulic and pneumatic schematics, perform simple troubleshooting, rebuild and repair of associated components.
- Service, test, adjust, diagnose and repair various mechanical components on all equipment including pumps, fans, blowers, compressors, seals, chain drives, couplings, and gearing.
- Inspect drives, motors, belts, check fluid levels, replace filters, and perform other maintenance actions, following checklists.
- Operate hand tools and power tools such as hammers, hoists, saws, drills, and wrenches, to precision measuring instruments and electrical and electronic testing devices as well as all related measuring instruments.
- Align machines and equipment, using hoists, jacks, hand tools, squares, rules, micrometers and plumb bobs.
- Demonstrate proper and safe use of stick welding, air arc, acetylene and oxygen torch use.
- Record maintenance and repair work performed.
- Pass written test and experience requirements.
- Must have lift truck certification or be able to successfully pass lift truck driver examination.
- Perform and document daily forklift inspections.
- Physical ability and manual dexterity to operate hand tools and power tools weighing up to 30 pounds.
- Ability to perform physical activities that require considerable use of arms and legs and moving the whole body, such as climbing, entering confined spaces, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, bending and handling of materials.
- Ability to arrange things or actions in a certain order or pattern according to a specific rule or set of rules (e.g., patterns of numbers, letters, words, pictures, mathematical operations).
- Ability to see details at close range (20/20 or correctable).
- Ability to read and understand information and ideas presented in writing.
- Ability to use hands and arms in handling, installing, positioning, and moving materials and manipulating objects up to 75 pounds.
- Ability to communicate information and ideas in writing and speaking so others will understand.
- Ability to make precisely coordinated movements of the fingers of one or both hands to grasp, manipulate or assemble objects.
- Ability to tolerate extreme weather conditions.