Maintenance Tech

Reno, Nevada
Manufacturing & Production
Job Type
US$ 30.00 - US$ 40.00 per hour, $30 - 40 per hour + none
Ref. Number
Goff,Tim, Spherion
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Job Description

The Maintenance Mechanic has the primary duty of working with the Maintenance Department on building/grounds maintenance, as well as installing, maintaining and troubleshooting plant equipment while ensuring the daily reduction of downtime.
Essential duties and responsibilities
- Perform installation, inspection, and repair of plant equipment
- Assist employees with diagnosing malfunctions in machinery, equipment or work processes
- Interpret instructions, specifications, blueprints for equipment installation, operation, and repairs
- Recommend measures to improve operations and condition of equipment
- Ensure work is completed efficiently and timely
- Make sure correct material, equipment, and supplies are used
- Ensure all safety, housekeeping and environmental rules and guidelines are followed
- Ensure all pertinent data related to maintenance activities are correct and documented accordingly to company and regulatory regulations
- Provide training to employees on quality standards and safe performance of equipment and tools
- Adhere to all current SOP's, procedures, and quality requirements
- Perform electrical work, welding and other job-related duties and responsibilities as assigned

Working hours: 7:30a - 4:00p

--7-10 years of previous food environment Maintenance experience
--Strong knowledge of plant maintenance operations (including production equipment), material handling equipment, electrical PLCs, AC/DC motors and controls, mechanical power transmissions, gear drives and speed ratios
--Familiarity with GMP, HACCP, AIB and SQF
--Thorough working knowledge of all tools, procedures, and methods utilized in an industrial maintenance environment
--Thorough working knowledge of all electrical, mechanical systems and electronic applications in an industrial environment
--Experience with metalworking and fabrication equipment
--Able to troubleshoot on mechanical and electrical systems
--Food Production, Manufacturing and/or Warehouse experience required
--Must be flexible with hours, possibility for OT
--Frequently required to lift and/or push up to 50lbs
--Possession of a current and valid driver's license
--Ability to prioritize and learn quickly
--Good verbal and written communication skills
--Ability to multi-task
--Strong attention to detail
--Strong organizational skills.
--Analytical and Mechanically inclined
--Ability to use percentages, add, subtract, multiply and divide, in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals
--Computer literacy
Educational/Training Experience
--High School Degree Required
--Associates Degree Preferred
--PLC programming certification Preferred

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