Maintenance Technician

Portland, ME

Post Date: 11/16/2017 Industry: Warehouse

The Maintenance Technician is responsible for performing equipment start-up, modifications, upgrades, troubleshooting, and maintenance on manufacturing process equipment as well as facility systems.


Essential Functions/Responsibilities:

  • Performs mechanic skills including, but not limited to, mechanical, electrical, pneumatic and hydraulic troubleshooting and repair of packaging and production machines
  • Diagnose problems, replace or repair parts, test and make adjustments
  • Perform regular preventive maintenance on machines, equipment and plant facilities
  • Use a variety of hand and power tools, electric meters and material handling equipment in performing duties
  • Detect faulty operations, defective material and report those and any unusual situations to proper supervision
  • Comply with safety and quality regulations, and maintain clean and orderly work areas and follow GMP’s
  • Read, review and apply prints, schematics and operating manuals to repair and maintain equipment
  • Complete work orders and paperwork regarding daily maintenance and repair duties
  • Perform general building maintenance
  • Generate and complete work orders as assigned from our CMMS system
  • Perform a variety of preventative maintenance on machine parts, pumps, motors, hydraulic systems, related plant and facility equipment
  • Troubleshoot, repair, and maintain electrical systems 24 VDC to 480VAC
  • Basic PLC skills

-High School Diploma or GED preferred, but not required.

-Must pass a timed basic skills test

-Ability to communicate verbally and in written form at a high level

-Mechanical ability

-Ability to apply various principles and practices in a variety of skilled trade areas ( plumbing, plc, robotics, boilers, HVAC ststems, mechanical, electrical, carpentry, welding, etc.)

-Basic PC skills (MS Office)

-Prior fork lift, scissor lift, and boom truck certification

-Work overtime and weekends when required

-Related work experience: 3-5 years of similar work as an Industrial Maintenance Mechanic in Food Manufacturing


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