Mechanical Maintenance Technician - Pay Range $20 - $25/hr

  • Fiberon
  • Meridian, ID, USA
  • Jun 06, 2017
Full time Maintenance Technician

Job Description

Job Description

Fiberon, an industry leader in the manufacturing of composite decking, deck railing and fencing products, is seeking a night shift (7 p.m. to 7 a.m.) Mechanical Maintenance Technician for its' plant in Meridian, Idaho. The Mechanical Maintenance Technician 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 the site's business goals and objectives. High school diploma or GED along with completion of a craft apprenticeship or craft training program and two to five years of experience in mechanical maintenance in an industrial/manufacturing environment is required. Fiberon offers competitive pay and a comprehensive benefits package.

Job Summary:

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 the site's business goals and objectives.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

Responsibilities include, but not limited to the following:

  • Perform basic plant maintenance, repair and installation tasks.
  • Repair and maintain machinery and mechanical equipment.
  • Troubleshoot equipment breakdown problems.
  • Inspect, test and operate machinery and equipment prior to releasing to manufacturing.
  • Work would include, but not be limited to, installing belts, tightening nuts and bolts, adjusting and aligning rolls and rollers, replacing defective parts.
  • 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 supervision.
  • Assist with work on AC and DC motors and controls.
  • Adheres to Fiberon's safety guidelines.
  • Other duties may be assigned.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Tools, materials, methods and practices used in mechanical maintenance related to production equipment.

Operation of power and manual tools.

Operation of light and heavy equipment.

Ability to work 12 hours shifts in a continuous manufacturing operation.

Education/Experience:

Requires a high school diploma/GED and completion of a craft apprenticeship or craft training program.

2-5 years experience in a mechanical maintenance function.

2-5 years previous industrial/manufacturing experience.

Physical Requirements:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Must be able to lift and move objects up to 60 pounds consistently with heavier weight necessary at times.

Work Environment:

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 occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; moving mechanical parts and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Company Description Founded in New London, North Carolina in 1997, Fiberon built its business selling high-quality, eco-friendly composite decking, railing and fencing. In 2007, after a period of rapid growth, Fiberon expanded operations to Meridian, Idaho, enabling efficient bi-coastal manufacturing and distribution. Today, Fiberon employs more than 450 people, each one working to extend the company's legacy of quality, innovation and sustainability.