1st Shift Maintenance Technician
Manufacturer in Gastonia, NC is hiring for a skilled maintenance technician. Position is a long term permanent placement. Must be able to pass background check and drug screen!
The maintenance technician position is responsible for performing highly diversified duties to install, troubleshoot, repair and maintain production and facility equipment according to safety, predictive and productive maintenance systems and processes to support the achievement of business goals and objectives.
-Install and maintain production machines and the plant facility's equipment.
-Provide emergency/unscheduled repairs of equipment during working hours and performs scheduled maintenance repairs of production equipment during machine service.
-Perform simple machinist duties and responsibilities.
-Possess mechanic skills including, but not limited to, mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic, troubleshooting and repair of production machines.
-Read and interpret equipment manuals and work orders to perform required maintenance and service.
-Diagnose problems, replace or repair parts, test and make adjustments.
-Perform regular preventive maintenance on machines, equipment and plant facilities.
-Perform a variety of plumbing maintenance and carpentry functions.
-Use a variety of hand and power tools, electric meters and material handling equipment in performing duties.
-Detect faulty operations, defective material and report those and any unusual situations to proper supervisor.
-Comply with safety regulations and maintain clean and orderly work areas.
-High school diploma/GED and completion of a craft apprenticeship, or an equivalent number of years of education and production maintenance experience.
-2+ years of manufacturing experience.
-Experience with hydraulic and pneumatic.
-Mechanical and industrial skills with some PLC experience is a plus.
-An AA degree in mechanical, electrical or industrial maintenance strongly preferred
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