Industrial Maintenance Technician (Food MFG) in Hayward Ca. at Nelson

Date Posted: 7/24/2020

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Job Description

Job Number: 2150206

JOB TITLE: Maintenance Technician


Required Qualifications:

1. Must have proficient communications skills both verbal and written.

2. Must have proficient math skills.

3. Must have proficient analytical skills.

4. Must have proficient problem solving skills.

5. At least 2 years work experience in a maintenance capacity on production manufacturing equipment

6. Skilled in the use of CMM'S

7. Able to use volt meter to check AC/DC voltage

8. Good mechanical and electrical knowledge base.

9. Understanding of Pneumatic-solenoid valves, actuators and controls.

10. Understanding of hydraulic system operations

11. Able to read and interpret electrical schematics

12. Able to use multi meter for troubleshooting of electrical circuits

13. Ability to replace VFD's, Motors, Starters and other electrical components (No PLC required)

14. Skilled in the use of tool room machinery such as MIG and/or TIG weld, Lathes, Drill Press, Band Saw, and other metal working machinery

15. Ability to drive a fork lift is required


1. Schedule and perform preventive maintenance of equipment

2. Troubleshoot and repair of problem equipment

3. Repair and/or replacement of defect parts

4. Identification of spare parts

5. Maintains and repair production support equipment such as Air Compressors, Boilers, and H.V.A.C. systems

6. Will be required to weld as necessary to facilitate repairs and fabrication of parts for plant and/or production equipment.

7. Responsible for editing of P.M. checklist and procedures

8. Training of junior level mechanics.

9. Documents all work performed daily.

10. Submit purchase order request for parts.

11. Responsible for performing other tasks as instructed by Manager.

Working Conditions:

1. Continual walking and standing on hard surface, climbing and descending steps.

2. Continual bending, stooping, reaching, pulling, pushing and lifting up to 50 lbs.

3. Exposed to cool, hot temperatures as well as noise.

4. Must be able to stand for long periods of time

5. Temperatures ranging to very warm conditions

6. Loud noises generated from equipment

On the job training

1. General Job responsibilities - orientation and review.

2. On boarding Plan for Maintenance

3. GMP's Good Manufacturing Practices

4. Company rules and regulations

5. Will receive general training and orientation that will include;

- Plant Safety and Emergency Procedures

- Lock-Out/Tag-Out Lock-Out/Tag-Out

- Arc Flash Safety Training

- Miscellaneous Alchemy Training


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