Caraustar
Industrial Maintenance Technician
At a glance
Location: US-NJ-Newark Map
Posted: 07/09/2019
Closing: 08/08/2019
Degree: High School
Type: Full-Time
Experience: At least 3 year(s)
Caraustar
Job description

The Maintenance Technician under supervision of the Maintenance Supervisor, is responsible repairing, installing, adjusting and/or maintaining industrial production machinery within the plant.

 

Primary Accountabilities:

  • Perform routine preventive maintenance to ensure that machines continue to run smoothly, building systems operate efficiently or the physical condition of buildings does not deteriorate
  • Inspect drives, motors, and belts, check fluid levels, replace filters, or perform other maintenance actions, following checklists
  • Utilize tools ranging from common hand and power tools, such as hammers, hoists, saws, drills, and wrenches, to precision measuring instruments and electrical and electronic testing devices
  • Assemble, install or repair wiring, electrical and electronic components, pipe systems and plumbing, machinery and equipment.
  • Diagnose mechanical problems and determine how to correct them, checking blueprints, repair manuals, and parts catalogs as necessary
  • Plan and lay out repair work, using diagrams, drawings, blueprints, maintenance manuals, and schematic diagrams
  • Operate cutting torches or welding equipment to cut or join metal parts
  • Align and balance new equipment after installation
  • Inspects used parts to determine changes in dimensional requirements, using rulers, calipers, micrometers, and other measuring instruments
  • Set-up and operate machine tools to repair or fabricate machine parts, jigs and fixtures, and tools
  • Paint and repair roofs, windows, doors, floors, woodwork, plaster, drywall, and other parts of building structure.
Job requirements

Job Requirements:

  • Minimum five years experience as a maintenance mechanic or maintenance electrician
  • Must have at least three years experience with complex troubleshooting of production equipment
  • Ability to read blueprints, diagrams and measurement tools
  • Knowledge of hydraulics, pneumatics and electrical systems required
  • Must use appropriate safety gear to perform specific functions of the job
  • PLC Troubleshooting
  • Must provide own tools
  • High School Diploma or GED required.

Physical Requirements:

  • Lifting up to 40 pounds with ability to stoop and bend around machinery within the plant.
  • Ability to make precisely coordinated movements of the fingers of one or both hands to grasp, manipulate or repair small parts, wiring, electrical, from various types of machinery or devices.
Industrial Maintenance Technician