Maintenance Technician in Greensboro, NC at Advanced Personnel Resources

Date Posted: 7/1/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Client is seeking an experienced maintenance technician for their industrial facility. Job specific details are listed below:

  • Installs, maintains, and repairs machinery, equipment, physical structures, and pipe and electrical systems in accordance with diagrams, sketches, operation manuals, and manufacturer's specifications following blueprints, manuals, and schematic drawings.
  • Must be able to make repairs and maintains machinery and mechanical equipment, such as engines, motors, pneumatic tools, conveyor systems, and production machines and equipment, Uses hand tools, power tools, hoist, crane, and precision-measuring and testing instruments.
  • Visually inspects and tests machinery and equipment, using electrical and electronic test equipment.
  • Dismantles defective machines to install new or repaired parts, following specifications and blueprints, using precision measuring instruments and hoists, cranes, hand tools, and power tools.
  • Cleans and lubricates shafts, bearings, gears, and other parts of machinery, using rags, brushes, and grease gun.
  • May install and repair electrical apparatus, such as transformers and wiring, and electrical and electronic components of machinery and equipment.
  • May set up and operate lathe, drill press, grinder, milling machine and other metalworking tools to repair or fabricate machine parts, jigs and fixtures, and tools.
  • Repairs and maintains physical structure of establishment.
  • May operate cutting torch or welding equipment to cut or join metal parts.
  • May initiate purchase order for parts and machines.

In addition, a highly skilled individual would have the following experience needed in the position.

  • The ability to detect malfunctions by the sound of machines and equipment and to diagnose the problem or repair needed.
  • The ability to inspect parts to determine changes in dimensional requirements using rules, calipers, micrometers and other measuring instruments.
  • Ability to adjust functional parts of devices and control instruments, using hand tools, levels, plumb bobs, and straightedges.
  • Experience in lay out, assembly, installation and maintenance of pipe systems and related hydraulic and pneumatic equipment and repair and replacement of gauges, valves, pressure regulators, and related equipment.

Job Requirements

Position requires good mechanical skills, hand/eye coordination and vision. Must be able to read and write and understand job specifications, blueprints, manuals, instructions, gauges and measurements in order to calculate/estimate/locate installations, lengths, sizes and ordering of parts/supplies to install, maintain or complete repairs. Mechanical skills involved include the use of an assortment of hand tools, power tools, hoists, forklifts, measuring instruments and shop equipment such as drill press, lathe, grinder and milling machine. Physical requirements may include the use of ladders, lifts and the use of up to 100 pounds of force required in the use of hand tools. Additional requirements include walking/standing, sitting, climbing, pushing/pulling, crawling, crouching/kneeling, reaching and bending/stooping. Steel toe, electrical hazard safety shoes required. Hearing protection is required in certain areas.