General Maintenance Technician

  • Logan Aluminum
  • Russellville, KY 42276, USA
  • Jun 28, 2017
Full time Maintenance Technician

Job Description

Requisition Number 17-0098 Post Date 4/28/2017 Title General Maintenance Technician City Russellville State KY Description This is a support and coordination position that exists to provide mechanical and electrical repair and reliability.

We seek flexible team member who have a High School Diploma or General Education Diploma equivalent plus 6 years industrial maintenance experience. Or 2 year Technical Degree plus minimum 4 years industrial maintenance experience.

Pay Information:
$29.61/hour Start
$33.63/hour Top

Major Responsibilities:
Individual will manage all team-related activities. Responsible for coordinating vendors, assisting Unit engineers, planning resources and commissioning the equipment through systematic testing during installations. Will make repairs specific to each Unit's machinery by troubleshooting & making spontaneous production process-dependent decisions, and expediting parts when necessary. May be responsible for the handling, inspection, packaging, shipping and transportation of hazardous waste and for compliance to applicable regulatory requirements. Individual will need knowledge of practical and conceptual manufacturing processes and maintenance of equipment used in the production process-dependent decisions, and expediting parts when necessary.

Position Accountabilities:
• Willingness to work in a self-managed Team environment is necessary.
• Consensus building is a preferred skill.
• Ability to support a positive, challenging and participative work environment required.
• Coordinate and manage all machine repair and preventive maintenance efforts, and function as an asset within Team management simultaneously.
• 60% of influence is based on expertise, while the remainder is based on interpersonal abilities.
• Independent thinking is vital when machine breakdown inhibits the production process, making problem solving decisions difficult.
• Concerning machine reliability, the GT will identify and remedy the chronic issues with machinery, while considering the elements of safety, production and machinery health as it relates to product quality and process efficiency.
• Responsible for managing special projects such as testing equipment calibration, the Logan Reliability Process involving all PDM/PDMA mechanical and electrical elements, as well as RCM studies focusing specifically on equipment failure and analysis.
• Manage all aspects of planned and unplanned outages.
• Operate and maintain all heavy equipment on site. Will support and work in cooperation with all operating Teams.
• Continuously pursue Technological Advancement education and teach/train others in the same.
• Expected to seek improvement not only in their specialty field, but in all fields.
• Rotate shifts as required by the Team, Unit and/or Company policies and procedures.