Maintenance Technician

Company: Sioux Steel Company ( Learn More )

General Information
US-SD-Lennox
N/A
Not Specified
Full-Time
At least 2 year(s)
Negligible
False
False
Job Description POSITION TITLE:   Maintenance Technician

DEPARTMENT:        M/E -- Maintenance

REPORTS TO:          Maintenance Manager

POSITION SCOPE:

Maintains production and quality by ensuring operation of machinery and mechanical equipment.

DUTIES:

Ensures operation of machinery and mechanical equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements on engines, motors, pneumatic tools, conveyor systems, and production machines; following diagrams, sketches, operations manuals, manufacturer's instructions, and engineering specifications; troubleshooting malfunctions.

Locates sources of problems by observing electro/mechanical devices in operation; listening for problems; using measuring and testing instruments.

Removes defective parts by dismantling devices; using hoists, cranes, hand and power tools; examining form and texture of parts.

Determines changes in dimensional requirements of parts by inspecting used parts; using rulers, calipers, micrometers, and other measuring instruments.

Adjusts functional parts of devices and control instruments by using hand tools, levels, plumb bobs, and straightedges.

Logging labor hours and parts used for repair in maintenance software

Controls downtime by informing production workers of routine preventive maintenance techniques; monitoring compliance.

Fabricates repair parts by using machine shop instrumentation and equipment.

Maintains equipment, parts, and supplies inventories by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed equipment, parts, and supplies; placing and expediting orders; verifying receipt.

Conserves maintenance resources by using equipment and supplies as needed to accomplish job results.

Provides mechanical maintenance information by answering questions and requests.

Prepares mechanical maintenance reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.

Maintains technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing technical publications; establishing personal networks.

Maintains continuity among work teams by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs.

Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.

Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
Job Requirements

SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS• PLC and VFD knowledge• Electro/mechanical experience • Equipment Maintenance and Trouble Shooting skills • Technical Understanding • Good understanding of safety practices and supports safety culture within the company.• Ability to work with a variety of power tools.• Attention to Detail• Flexibility with their work schedule as needed and ability to be on-call after hours to support any emergencies that may come up. • Understands the importance meeting stated goals and prioritizes daily, weekly, and monthly tasks to ensure they are completed on-time.