Maintenance Technician - Electrical
Electrical Maintenance Technician Job in Wytheville, VA
Job DescriptionMaintenance Technician - Electrical FULL-TIME
Position is responsible for repairing and installing advanced production/manufacturing equipment. Inspects equipment for proper functioning and performs preventative maintenance duties per manufacturer's specifications. May mentor and provide support to less experienced mechanics. Diagnoses equipment malfunctions and makes more complicated repairs or adjustments as needed. Must have own hand tools.
This position requires continuous work near heat, noise, gas, and chemicals. The position requires frequent lifting, climbing, standing, walking, crouching, squatting, bending and kneeling. The position may require weekend and/or holiday work.
Perform preventative maintenance on more advanced/sophisticated production equipment
Perform repairs on more advanced production equipment as needed
Perform breakdown analysis
Oversee or perform general housekeeping Upgrade production lines with new/upgraded equipment/technology
Direct activities of outside contractors working on assigned line
Change line for package changeovers
Enforce GMP, safety, and audit standards
Work independently under limited supervision (self-management)
Documentation of work schedule and work tasks completed
REM-04 WS-04 WS-TC
Shift start: None
Health, dental, vision insurance
Paid time off
Must pass background check
Must be at least 18+ years old
18 years or older Pass technical assessment addressing job-critical maintenance knowledge areas Experience with basic electrical systems (e.g., starters, fuses, contacts, relays) Experience with electrical systems (installation, frequency drive, troubleshooting) Experience with product manuals (e.g., reading and applying knowledge to make repairs).Experience with schematics (e.g., electrical blueprints with switches, starters, maps, relays).Experience with troubleshooting mechanical breakdowns (pinpointing and fixing breakdowns).Experience with troubleshooting (e.g., diagnostics, problem solving, etc.).Experience with reading mechanical drawings (e.g., hydraulics, pneumatics).Must be able to sufficiently read, write and speak English due to the safety sensitivity of this role.
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