Maintenance Technician
Metals USA - Oakwood, GA

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Metals USA , Inc, has an immediate career opportunity for a Maintenance Technician in our Oakwood, GA facility. The Maintenance Technician, performs basic diagnostic tests, evaluates equipment performance, cleans and lubricates machinery and performs equipment repairs and maintenance. Dismantles machines and remove parts for repair, using hand tools, chain falls, jacks, cranes, or hoists
  • Reassembles machines after the completion of repair or maintenance work
  • Starts machines and observes mechanical operation to determine efficiency and to detect problems
  • Inspects or tests damaged machine parts, and marks defective areas or advises supervisor of repair needs
  • Lubricates or applies adhesives or other materials to machines, machine parts, or other equipment, according to specified procedures
  • Installs, replaces, or changes machine parts and attachments, according to production specifications
  • Records production, repair, and machine maintenance information
  • Reads maintenance repair work orders and specifications to determine machine and equipment requiring repair or maintenance
  • Sets up and operates machines, and adjust controls to regulate operations
  • Collaborates with other workers to repair or move machines, machine parts, or equipment
  • Maintains equipment files and orders spare-parts inventory on service center equipment and work effectively with operations to implement a preventive maintenance program to improve equipment uptime (or reliability)
  • May occasionally drive company motor vehicle (non-DOT) for local pick-up for parts
  • Performs other related duties as assigned or requested
  • Must have Vocational/Trade School education in electrical/mechanical work or Journey-level experience equivalent
  • Basic measuring skills to read and convert English and Metric systems
  • Basic arithmetic skills to calculate and convert decimals and fractions
  • Experience on overhead crane operation desired
  • Requires a competent technical aptitude, demonstrated manual dexterity, finger dexterity, arm-hand steadiness, and multi-limb coordination
  • Position requires availability for emergency call-outs to come in and repair equipment as needed in the evenings and/or weekends
  • Minimum one (1) year experience in general maintenance repair work
  • Must possess a Valid Drivers License
Great Compensation and Benefits Package

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Metals USA is a leading provider of value-added metal processing and inventory management services. In 2009, Metals USA sold over 912,000...