Repairs and maintains machinery and mechanical equipment such as engines, motors, pneumatic tools, conveyor systems and production machines and equipment by performing the following duties.
- Troubleshoots machinery and equipment and diagnoses problems.
- Repairs defective machines and equipment by dismantling and installing new or repaired parts.
- Installs and repairs electrical apparatus, such as transformers and wiring, and electrical and electronic components of machinery and equipment.
- Installs or repairs automated machinery and equipment.
- Lays out, assemble3s, installs and maintains pipe systems and related hydraulic and pneumatic equipment, and repairs and replaces gauges, valves, pressure regulators, and related equipment.
- Assists in performing preventative maintenance and ensures that preventative maintenance schedules are being met.
- Assists in training production employees on proper maintenance procedures, including but not limited to, lockout-tagout.
- Operates cutting torch or welding equipment to cut or join metal parts.
- Repairs and maintains physical structure of facilities.
- Initiates purchase requests for parts and machines.
- QUALIFICATIONS: High school diploma or general education degree (GED), 5 - 7 years of hands-on electronic and mechanical troubleshooting and repair experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience. The ability to read and interpret blue prints and the ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations. Occasionally be able to lift or move up to 75 pounds.