Maintenance Technician-Manufacturing

Location: Cedarburg, WI
Date Posted: 11-15-2016
Job Summary
Repairs and maintains, in accordance with diagrams, sketches, operation manuals, and manufacturer's specifications, machinery and mechanical equipment.
Maintenance Technician works closely with production associates and production supervisors and assists in the startup, running, and troubleshooting of production machines and facilities maintenance.
Major Duties
·         Perform all necessary work to repair and perform both preventive and general maintenance on all production equipment in the plant.
·         Work across a wide spectrum of skills to include: electrical, mechanical, hydraulics, & pneumatics troubleshooting.
·         Work with the purchasing department to assure proper parts are kept on hand.
·         Ensure that safe working conditions and good housekeeping are maintained while meeting quality and cost requirements.
·         Performs other duties as assigned.
Critical Competencies
Communication:  Able to stay on topic and makes effective use of graphical representations as they are available to ensure understanding.  Active, engaged listener who asks pertinent questions.
Collaboration:  Able to align the goals of employee tasks with the broader goals of the organization.  Understands the importance of relationships in effective teamwork and maintains contacts and relationships over time.  Acknowledges the contributions of co-workers and strive for professional relationships that satisfy the needs of both parties. 
Self-Management:  Able to prioritize well, stays on task and uses time effectively.  Completes assignments in a timely manner.
Interpersonal Effectiveness:   Positive person who is polite and easy to approach.  Proactively offers to help others when capacity available.  Credible because "they do what they say they are going to do."  Able to make decisions for the benefit of the business even if they are not necessarily popular.
Decision Making:  Able to follow defined processes and use logical procedures for decision making.  Combines facts with experience to make decisions in a timely manner and communicates those decisions in a way that is easily understood. Experience allows occasional decision-making without all the desired data available.
Action Orientation:   Steps up to responsibility and will take the lead on projects if it is needed.  Ensures results are better than expected and plunges into even difficult tasks with enthusiasm.  Does not procrastinate on jobs that some might consider unpleasant.  Typically works on more than one task at a time and at a high level of efficiency for extended periods.
Technical Expertise:  Uses technical expertise to solve problems and drive decision making.  Maintains mastery of current technical knowledge and best practices and can serve as a mentor to others.
Supervisory Role
Job Qualifications
Minimum Qualifications
  • 5 years hands-on experience in maintenance in a manufacturing environment
  • Injection molding machine operation, maintenance, and repair including troubleshooting of supporting systems and auxiliary equipment.
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to move about to inspect/repair machines including climbing, bending, and squatting in tight
  • Relatively high level of analytical ability
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience working with tools of the trade – welding, meters, hand tools, etc.
  • Mechanical Maintenance Apprenticeship
Preferred Qualifications
  • Electro/mechanical or an Associate degree in a related technical discipline
  • Working knowledge of TPM, preventative/predicative maintenance, operator basic care, and equipment efficiency metrics and measures.
  • A working knowledge of GMP, FDA, and OSHA regulations and guidelines.
Very competitive salary and benefits!
Great company to work for!
Full relocation package is available!
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