Maintenance mechanic

New Bedford, MA

Post Date: 06/22/2017 Industry: Manufacturing Pay Rate: $18 hr
  • Sets up and configures machinery at the start of each production order so the machine is optimized for fabric, operation, and product.
  • Adjusts machinery as needed to support quality and production targets.
  • Conducts daily preventative maintenance and repair program to reduce machine downtime.
  • Assists with ordering, building, and/or installing equipment and configurations using guides and attachments to allow operators with different abilities to perform on such machines, and reduce operator handling.
  • Recommend necessary upgrades and specialized machinery to enhance production efficiencies and reduce production costs.
  • Coordinates contract maintenance and repair subcontracts when necessary.
  • Leads safety-first culture and helps implement and ensure safety procedures are used throughout production facility.
  • Works according to safety procedures including lockout/tag when repairing and working on machines.
  • Maintain spare parts inventory for all equipment assigned. Order machine parts, equipment, and configurations when approved.
  • Test and document operation of installed machine safety devices and guarding as per documented procedures.
  • Maintain logs of all repairs and preventative maintenance in accordance with our Klear Vu requirements
  • Inspect and diagnose mechanical problems in machinery and equipment.
  • Assemble, dismantle or reassemble machinery and equipment as necessary.
  • Other duties and tasks as needed to support production, quality, and safety goals.
  • Knowledge of basic electrical, mechanical, pneumatic and hydraulic systems.
  • Experience implementing safety policies and procedures
  • Experience working on industrial sewing machines
  • Track record of continuous improvement and teamwork
  • Shares our culture of problem solving, our belief that empowerment is good for business, our commitment to collaborative leadership, and our willingness to roll our sleeves up.
  • Knowledge of single needle, overlook, bar tack, and programmable automatic machines.
  • Knowledge of basic building maintenance.

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Jennifer Blatchford
Branch Manager

Jennifer Blatchford has been working for HW Staffing for the past 8 years, taking pride in placing job seekers in light industrial, warehouse, and customer service positions.

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