Operates and maintains mechanical equipment such as air compressors, variable frequency drives, motors, blowers and forklifts to initiate and maintain industrial processes by performing the following duties.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following:
It is imperative that all interaction with Imerys Perlite USA employees be conducted with professional, courteous and respectful dialogue.
Follows written and verbal instructions to assist Shift Supervisor in all aspects of daily shift operations.
Performs housekeeping tasks to maintain a clean and safe work area
Complies with company policies and safety regulations.
Reads meters and gauges or automatic recording devices at specified intervals to verify operating conditions.
Records data such as temperature of equipment, hours of operation, bag weight, and number of units produced.
Adjusts manual controls or overrides automatic controls to bring equipment into recommended or prescribed operating ranges, switch to backup equipment or systems, or to shutdown/Fire up equipment.
Visually inspects equipment at periodic intervals to detect malfunctions or need for repair, adjustment or lubrication.
Assists in maintenance of equipment by tightening fittings, repacking bearings, cleaning/replacing air filters, gaskets, valves, and gauges or other components.
Oils and lubricates equipment.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months’ related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts and fumes or airborne particles. The employee is frequently exposed to high, precarious places and outside weather conditions. The employee is occasionally exposed to extreme heat. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud
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