Maintenance Mechanic

Job Title:

Maintenance Mechanic

Exempt                                                                 

Non-Exempt:   x                                                 

Reports to:

Maintenance Manager

Functional Group:

Operations

Department:    Plant Maintenance

 

 

Date: 

 

Approved by:

 

5/1/2016

 

Sam DeLuca

Location:               LaPorte, IN

 

 

Position Overview:

 

The Maintenance Technician’s responsibility is to perform daily equipment and building maintenance to ensure proper functioning of plant manufacturing operations and systems while adhering to company standards, and policies. Candidate corrects/repairs plant mechanical and electrical problems; performs preventative maintenance, completes work orders and assigned projects.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Have good understanding and sufficient mastery of mechanical and electrical trouble shooting
  • Have the maintenance skills to perform the job effectively
  • Have general knowledge of plumbing, welding & fabrication, PLC/Industrial Electronics, Power Transmission, Electrical Controls, Hydraulics/Pneumatics
  • ability to interpret mechanical and electrical prints to resolve equipment
  • Execute work requests and project assignments as directed by the Maintenance Manager in a safe, professional and timely manner.
  • Provide effective communication at all levels, across all shifts; both verbal and written.
  • Promote team work as well as creating a safe, positive work environment. 
  • Responsible for Food Safety, as related to the position

 

Requirements:

 

·      Ability to maintain composure in stressful situations; demonstrate a positive attitude viewing problems as opportunities. 

·      Ability to foster a culture of accountability by improving personal awareness, accepting responsibility for yourself and your actions.

·      Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating instructions, prints, drawings, technical information and equipment manuals.

·      Ability to multi-task, managing several projects and tasks simultaneously.

·      Ability to think critically, analyze problems and develop counter-measures. 

 

Qualifications:

 

·      Associates Degree, Journeyman, Skilled Tradesman or equivalent training.

·      Three to five years’ experience leading others in a manufacturing maintenance role.

·      Computer skills –ability to use and interpret job related software

·      Lean manufacturing/process improvement training and/or experience.

·      Aptitude and desire for learning. 

 

The below section titled “Physical Job Description” is required for ADA compliance and describes the physical requirements of the position. Please fill out this section, in its entirety.

 

Physical Job Description

Job Title:

 Maintenance Mechanic

 

 

 

 

Typical Working Conditions: (Describe environment including exposure to heat, cold, fumes, chemicals, allergens, mold, etc.)

 

Production floor is climate control; warehouse and maintenance area are not climate controlled, outside work, subject to fumes and chemicals.

 

 

Equipment Used: (List all manual and automated equipment used in the course of performing essential functions.)

 

 Utilize all power and hand tools necessary to perform skilled trade work.

 

 

 

Essential Physical Tasks: (List all physical tasks encountered in performing essential functions.)

 

Be able to perform all of the tasks and work expected of the Maintenance team. Be able to execute work requests, lead projects and produce reports.

 

 

 

ADA Worksheet

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Analysis of Physical Demands

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Please mark an X where appropriate.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

N = Never

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

R= Rarely (less than 1 hour per week)

 

 

 

 

 

 

O= Occasional (1%-33% of time)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

F= Frequent (34%-66% of time)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

C= Constantly (over 66% of time)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Activity

Frequency

Activity

 

Frequency

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Lifting/Carrying

N

R

O

F

C

Twisting/Turning

N

R

O

F

C

Less than 10 lbs

 

 

 

 

x

Reach over shoulder

 

 

 

x

 

11 - 20 lbs

 

 

 

x

 

Reach over head

 

 

 

x

 

21 - 50 lbs

 

 

 

x

 

Reach outward

 

 

 

x

 

51 - 100 lbs

 

 

x

 

 

Climb

 

 

 

x

 

More than 100 lbs

 

x

 

 

 

Crawl

 

 

 

x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kneel

 

 

 

x

 

Pushing/Pulling

 

 

 

 

 

Squat

 

 

 

x

 

Less than 10 lbs

 

 

 

 

x

Sit

 

 

x

 

 

11 - 20 lbs

 

 

 

 

x

Walk - Normal Surfaces

 

 

 

x

 

21 - 50 lbs

 

 

 

x

 

Walk - Uneven Surfaces

 

 

x

 

 

51 - 100 lbs

 

x

 

 

 

Walk - Slippery Surfaces

 

 

x

 

 

More than 100 lbs

 

x

 

 

 

Stand

 

 

 

x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bend

 

 

 

x

 

Driving

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Automatic Trans

 

 

x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Standard Trans

 

 

x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Other

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Keyboard/Ten Key

 

 

 

x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fingering (fine dexterity)

 

 

 

x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Handling (grasping, holding)

 

 

 

 

x

 

 

 

 

 

 

Repetitive Motion - Hands

 

 

 

 

x

 

 

 

 

 

 

Repetitive Motion - Feet

 

 

 

x

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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