Maintenance Technician

  • Elkhart Products Corporation
  • Geneva, IN 46740, USA
  • Jun 16, 2017
Full time Maintenance Technician

Job Description

Job Description

· Perform repairs, modifications, and preventative maintenance on a variety of industrial equipment including electrical, hydraulic, mechanical, plumbing and pneumatic systems.

  • Comply with all safety requirements as directed.
  • Comply with all Personal Protective Equipment requirements when exposed to any source of hazard such as chemicals, fumes, odors, dust and poor ventilation, elevation or confinement as well as, working on or near mechanical, electrical, heat, explosive or any other hazards.
  • Complete all tasks as assigned and maintain accurate maintenance records.
  • Respond to troubleshoot, repair or improve individual machines and/or whole line mechanical, electrical power and control systems and perform repairs and provide preventative maintenance on production and non-production equipment as directed by supervision.
  • Provide maintenance management with timely follow-up communication on all assignments and/or repairs.
  • Work with maintenance management to continuously improve plant operations, maintenance or preventative maintenance procedures.
  • Work with maintenance management to collect downtime information and give input on all maintenance opportunities to improve the facility.
  • Maintain clean and orderly tools and work area; contribute to the department 5s initiative.
  • Assemble, set-up, install and relocate machinery equipment.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 5 years industrial maintenance experience.
  • Must have a high school diploma or GED.
  • Must have proven work record with electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic trouble shooting skills.
  • Must be able to handle working conditions that pose potential contact with heat, oil, dust, pneumatic and hydraulic pressure devices.
  • Must provide personal tools and tool box.
  • Able to operate forklift and scissor lifts; possess basic welding skills.
  • Must have a basic understanding of programmable logic controllers.
  • Ability to mechanically disassemble and assemble machines and components, repair fabrication.
  • Requires considerable physical effort (standing, lifting, walking, climbing stooping, etc.).
  • Must be able to perform all work in accordance with established safety procedures
  • Must work equally well as a team member or on individual assignments.
  • Must be able to locate problems by means of testing and observation of mechanical and/or electrical systems or devices in and out of operation; looking and listening for problems using precision measuring and testing procedures and instruments.
  • Able to read machine prints, electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic schematics
Company Description We are An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.