Industrial Maintenance Electrician

Post Date

September 28, 2020

Job Description

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

The Industrial Maintenance Mechanic maintains production and quality by ensuring efficient operation of machinery and mechanical equipment.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

Mechanical

  • Order, repairs and replaces mechanical components as required.
  • Replace defective parts of machine or adjust clearances and alignment of moving parts.
  • Align machines and equipment, using hoists, jacks, hand tools, squares, rules, micrometers, and plumb bobs.
  • Connect power unit to machines or steam piping to equipment, and test unit to evaluate its mechanical operation.
  • Repair and lubricate machines and equipment.
  • Assemble and install equipment, using hand tools and power tools.
  • Insert shims, adjust tension on nuts and bolts, or position parts, using hand tools and measuring instruments, to set specified clearances between moving and stationary parts.
  • Attach moving parts and subassemblies to basic assembly unit, using hand tools and power tools.
  • Assemble machines, and bolt, weld, rivet, or otherwise fasten them to foundation or other structures, using hand tools and power tools.
  • Lay out mounting holes, using measuring instruments, and drill holes with power drill.
  • Bolt parts, such as side and deck plates, jaw plates, and journals, to basic assembly unit
  • Dismantle machines, using hammers, wrenches, crowbars, and other hand tools.
  • Shrink-fit bushings, sleeves, rings, liners, gears, and wheels to specified items, using portable gas heating equipment.
  • Dismantle machinery and equipment for shipment to installation site, usually performing installation and maintenance work as part of team.
  • Operate lathe to grind, file, and turn machine parts to dimensional specifications.
  • Operate mill to make parts to dimensional specifications

Electrical

  • Troubleshooting electro-mechanical production equipment to ensure production
  • Responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of the company’s heating, ventilation, and air conditioning equipment, production equipment, material handling equipment and building infrastructure.
  • Inspection, maintenance and repair of belts, chains, small motors and gearboxes, conveyors, pneumatic and hydraulic valves and cylinders.
  • Maintain all documentation including maintenance logbook.
  • Read and interpret drawings, circuit diagrams and electrical code specifications to determine wiring layouts for new or existing installations
  • Run tests on electrical components to ensure a safe and effective installation
  • Inspect electrical systems and equipment for any damage, malfunctions, and safety hazards
  • Assist contractor personnel as required.
  • Answer all calls for service and perform other duties as assigned and required.
  • Work in a safe, hygienic manner at all times following established safety, health, sanitation and housekeeping policies and procedures.
  • Maintains technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing technical publications; establishing personal networks.
  • Maintains continuity among work teams by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs.

Qualifications

Education:

Licensed Industrial Millwright or Electrician or in good standing (Red Seal preferred)

PLC Ticket/Certification or a minimum 3 years PLC experience preferred

Experience:

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience as an Industrial Maintenance Mechanic in a manufacturing environment
  • Direct experience troubleshooting packaging, production and material handling equipment.
  • Building maintenance experience
  • Ability to troubleshoot and problem-solve in fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work independently and under minimal supervision.
  • Must be able to work at heights and on platforms or ladders.
  • Flexibility to work over-time on short-notice or weekends on an occasional basis

Application Form

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