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Maintenance Technician - Nights

Company: Jobot
Location: New Haven
Posted on: May 11, 2022

Job Description:

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Salary $25 - $35 per hour

A Bit About Us

We are a leading manufacturer of high quality plastic film and sheet solutions! Providing solutions to the medical, aerospace, and automotive industries nationwide.

Why join us?

We offer excellent benefits including a 401K match, competitive compensation + PTO packages,

Job Details

The Maintenance Technician position is responsible for supporting production by ensuring minimal downtime due to mechanical equipment malfunction.

The Maintenance Technician will be expected to work under the direction of Maintenance Technician 2's and 3's and the Maintenance & Tooling Manager in administering planned and unplanned preventative maintenance and breakdown repair measures on all Facility related mechanical equipment. This includes proper and in-depth documentation of all administered tasks both planned and unplanned. The Maintenance Technician will also handle other maintenance related functions on a daily basis including but not limited to piping, mechanical repairs, and maintenance of the buildings & grounds.

It will be the expectation of the Maintenance Technician to develop his/her skills in order to prove themselves in order to move up to Maintenance Technician 2 level within a reasonable and agreed amount of time.

Job Duties And Responsibilities

Safely operate all Rowland manufacturing equipment while understanding/following all OSHA, EPA, and other regulatory policies and procedures.

Be a self-starter who can work in a fast paced/everchanging environment both individually and alongside a team of trained Mechanical, Electrical, and Controls Technicians.

Able to maintain Facility equipment by interpreting machine prints/schematics, both mechanical and electrical, as well as technical and machine manuals.

Able to utilize computerized maintenance management systems (CMMS) to log and track planned and unplanned preventative maintenance work.

Able to look up and place order requests for spare parts.

Capable of setting-up, troubleshooting, and repairing complex mechanically driven Extrusion Equipment.

Have a solid knowledge of carpentry, plumbing, electrical, welding, fabricating, and shop tools (including Lathe and Bridgeport) to maintain and troubleshoot Facility related equipment both inside and along the grounds (including Painting, Weeding, Snow Removal, Cleaning, Lighting, etc.)

Make various machinery related repairs including the replacement of damaged/worn/broken parts

Able to read/interpret various instruments such as micrometers, calipers, electrical testing meters/equipment, tape measures, combination squares etc.

Able to answer line calls on a production line as well as provide support during Extrusion tear downs and/or changeovers.

Able to make recommendations to the Maintenance & Tooling Manager & Plant Manager on jobs to be completed, improvements to enhance machinery performance and determination of scope and best practices required to complete said tasks.

Diagnose and repair mechanical malfunctions, equipment failures

Able to pass a comprehensive Powered Industrial Truck training and testing program in order to safely operate PIT's in the facility.

Capable of examining and testing components and plant support systems to ensure that they are in compliance with all standards and regulations.

Capable of making mechanical diagnostic evaluations as well as prescribing corrective actions without the assistance of others.

Support and participate in plant improvement projects, reliability initiatives, and other key plant level initiatives.

Have strong oral and written communication skills

Must be safety conscious and understand/follow OSHA, EPA, and other regulation procedures

NOTE The above are the duties typical of the Maintenance Technician 1 position. Other duties may be assigned as needed. Also needs to be available for on-call.

Required Education, Experience And Skills

A High School Diploma is Required

Entry Level Industrial Manufacturing Trade Related Experience

Mechanical Related Technical Certification Or Degree Preferred

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Keywords: Jobot, New Haven , Maintenance Technician - Nights, Professions , New Haven, Connecticut

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