Electrical Maintenance Technician in Champion

Champion, Pennsylvania
Manufacturing & Production
Job Type
US$ 12.00 per hour
Ref. Number
Electrical Maintenance Technician
Jackie McGrail, Spherion
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Job Description

Position Summary:
The Manufacturing Operator installs, maintains, and repairs machinery, equipment, physical structures, and pipe and electrical systems in facility for the production of lawn and garden tools.  Strong skills for hydraulics, millwright and electrical are preferred.

Major Responsibilities:
 ·         Inspects and test machinery and equipment for proper operation, wear and repair requirements
 ·         Listens for unusual sounds from machines or equipment to detect malfunction and discusses machine operation variations with supervisors or other maintenance workers to diagnose problem or repair machine
·         Dismantles defective machines and equipment and installs new or repaired parts
·         Cleans and lubricates shafts, bearings, gears, and other parts of machinery
 ·         Installs and repairs electrical apparatus, such as transformers and wiring, and electrical and electronic components of machinery and equipment
·         Lays out, assembles, installs, and maintains pipe systems and related hydraulic and pneumatic equipment, and repairs and replaces gauges, valves, pressure regulators, and related equipment
 ·         Installs, programs, or repairs automated machinery and equipment such as robots or programmable controllers
 ·         Sets up and operates machines tools such as lathe, grinder, drill, and milling machine to repair or fabricate machine part, jigs and tools
 ·         Operates cutting torch or welding equipment to cut or join metal parts
·         Fabricates and repairs counters, benches, partitions, and other wooden structures
·         Ability to prioritize maintenance issues working in a rapid paced environment
 ·         Completes work orders by priority to ensure efficient operations
 ·         Work and communicate in a professional manner with all business associates
 ·         Maintain a clean and organized work area
·         Follow the required standard work and achieve the published standard work goals
·         Work and communicate in a professional manner with all business associates
·         Initiates and participates in continuous improvement through cost savings, gainsharing and kaizen or other related activities ·         Follow all safety policies & procedures; including, but not limited to wearing all required personal protective equipment (PPE)


Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
 Educations Requirements
·         High School diploma or general education degree (GED); or three months related experience and /or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
·         Ability to perform addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.  Must possess strong basic shop math skills
 ·         Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.  Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations
·         Basic computer skills with internet experience
 ·         Strong mechanical aptitude/ability with working knowledge of production equipment using hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical power and controls
 ·         Knowledge of TPM methodologies and procedures
·         Knowledge of Lean Principles, QDC, 5S and Continuous Improvement Process

 Related Work Experience:  
         High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
 ·         Previous experience in carpentry, general maintenance and equipment repair
·         Basic knowledge of mechanics, electrical, plumbing, and carpentry

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