Maintenance Technician

  • Alene Candles
  • Milford, NH 03055, USA
  • Sep 23, 2017
Full time Maintenance Technician

Job Description

This is a third shift position. 11:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m., Sunday through Thursday with possible overtime.

Perform routine adjustments and maintenance of Alene Candles facilities and support equipment, as well as electrical/mechanical equipment used in the manufacturing areas.

PRIMARY FUNCTION/MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

Adjust and maintain standard and custom electrical/mechanical production and building support equipment (including pneumatic machinery).

Perform all types of building maintenance along the lines of carpentry, plumbing, etc.

Perform grounds and landscaping functions. May direct a small crew.

Perform preventive maintenance procedures to reduce loss of production time.

Maintain documentation for the equipment.

Maintain specialized tools.

Use of welders, acetylene torches and brazing or soldering equipment.

Maintain Alene standards of performance and comply with housekeeping, safety policies and procedures.

Perform other related duties as assigned.

JOB COMPLEXITY:

Under moderate supervision operate from established and well-known procedures and practices. Position encounters regular and recurring work situations with moderate complexity. Most of the work is verified by another person. Errors could create some production losses, delays and loss of funds. Contacts are usually within the Company.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

None Required.

SPECIFIC JOB SKILLS REQUIRED:

Ability to read and understand blueprints. Good knowledge of plumbing and construction techniques, in addition to principles and theories of mechanical/electrical repair.

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

Graduate of technical school or minimum 1 year experience working with various types of production and building support equipment.

COMPUTER SKILLS

PC skills to include at minimum Microsoft Word and Excel.

MATHEMATICAL SKILLS

Strong basic skills including the ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS

None required.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

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.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use fingers and hands to keyboard data, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand. The employee is occasionally required to walk and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

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 frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles. The employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

JOB CONDITIONS:

Some overtime and shift work. Typical overtime occurs during 3rd and 4th quarter.