Maintenance Tech

Pelion, South Carolina
Manufacturing & Production (Production Occupations)
Job Type
Working Hours
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
US$ 17.00 - US$ 30.00 per hour
Ref. Number
Hamilton Brown, Spherion
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Job Description

Our client, a grower, processor, and distributor of foods in the Lexington area, is seeking 3 Maintenance Techs, two for a 6PM - 3AM shift, and one for an 11PM to 8AM shift. Pay is based on experience.

? Perform highly diversified duties to install and maintain production machines and the plant facility?s equipment.
? Provide emergency/unscheduled repairs of production equipment during production and performs scheduled maintenance repairs of production equipment during machine service.
? Perform simple machinist duties and responsibilities.
? Perform mechanic skills including, but not limited to, mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic, troubleshooting and repair of production machines.
? Read and interpret equipment manuals and work orders to perform required maintenance and service.
? Diagnose and troubleshoot problems with HVAC equipment.
? Repair or replace defective equipment, components, or wiring on HVAC equipment.
? Carry out preventative maintenance tasks and inspections on HVAC equipment.
? Diagnose problems, replace or repair parts, test and make adjustments.
? Perform regular preventive maintenance on machines, equipment and plant facilities.
? Perform a variety of plumbing maintenance and carpentry functions.
? 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 OSHA safety regulations and maintain clean and orderly work areas.
? Troubleshoot electrical problems (3 phase experience)
? Work with Variable Frequency Drive (VFD) & Programmable Logic Controller (PLC), set up motor control panels.
? Welding operations of regular and stainless steel a plus
? Troubleshoot and installation of motors and pump

Working hours: 6:00 AM - 3:00 PM

- Ability to troubleshoot electrical problems (3 phase experience)
- Ability to work with Variable Frequency Drive (VFD) & Programmable Logic Controller (PLC), set up motor control panels.
- Ability to work in a cold environment (36-40 degrees) for extensive periods of time
- Frequent bending, ability to lift up to 50lbs

High School

4-7 years

- An AA degree in mechanical, electrical or industrial maintenance preferred
- High School Diploma/GED required
- Minimum 4 years? experience of manufacturing production maintenance experience
- Strong hydraulic, pneumatic, mechanical and industrial electrical skills.
- 3-5 years? apprenticeship under a journeyperson preferred
- Certification through the Environmental Protection Agency to handle refrigerants required
- HVAC technician license
- Strong verbal communication skills, ability to explain complex HVAC issues
- Basic mathematical knowledge required.
- Bilingual - Spanish a plus but not necessary

Strong sense of urgency to get these roles filled, apply today for immediate consideration!

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