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MAINTENANCE TECHNICIAN - 1ST SHIFT

Posted by TEMP ASSOCIATES Wednesday, January 03, 2018 9:21:00 AM

OVERVIEW
This is a Temp-to-Hire opportunity located at an industrial facility in Mt Pleasant.   This position is responsible for all plant maintenance and special projects throughout the shift, and ensures smooth and efficient production operation during the shift. 

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
• Provides maintenance resource to the entire plant
• Utilizes equipment manuals, analytic skills and test equipment to identify which of the following is the root-cause for an equipment problem:  Mechanical, Electrical, Hydraulic and/or Pneumatic
• Disassemble and repair hydraulic and pneumatic valves and cylinders
• Assist in tooling changeovers as required
• Starts/Stops all equipment, identifies machine cycle and sequence of operation as required
• Performs scheduled maintenance on equipment, with limited support
• Uses hand tools, measurement devices (micrometers, calipers, etc) and shop equipment to repair mechanical and hydraulic equipment
• Drives forklift truck equipment
• Performs training and related job duties as assigned
• Provides Electrician/Machinist resource to the entire plant
• Organizes, controls inventory for electrical/tooling parts and maintains records
• Improves and maintains plant equipment
• Read hydraulic and pneumatic prints with demonstrated comprehension
• Leads/performs troubleshooting of hydraulic and pneumatic components
• Develop written procedures and instructions as necessary
• Maintain work orders in IQMS
• Monitor maintenance activities to minimize downtime

SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS
• Must be able to work safely and follow safety rules
• Must be able to identify and report violations and unsafe conditions to appropriate personnel
• Must be able to wear protective clothing such as uniform, rubber sole shoes, gloves, long sleeved shirt, and earplugs
• Must be able to effectively respond in emergency situations such as fires and accidents
• Must be able to follow all department procedures and directives
• Individuals are required to foster good housekeeping and team building skills daily
• Working as a Team is a key aspect of our ability to be efficient and effective as a company
• Good Math skills.  Able to add, subtract, divide, multiply decimals and weight grams
• Able to read; must be able to read English text, blueprints.  Write, speak, and understand English directions/instructions
• Writing skills required:  Must be able to communicate in writing with all levels of organization in English
• Computer literate

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED
• High School Diploma/GED; or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
• Three or more years as a maintenance/machinist in an industrial environment with three years electrical experience preferred 

WORK HOURS/SHIFT
• 1st Shift – 8am to 4pm, Monday thru Friday

WAGE
• Depends on Experience

BACKGROUND SCREENING/REQUIREMENTS
• Pre-employment background screening
• Pre-employment drug testing

If you have already applied and completed the interview process, call 319-385-1724 and let us know of your interest in this position.  There is no need to complete a new application.