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Braiding Mechanic

Bruker OST New York, NY
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $18 to $22 Hourly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

Pay Range: $18.00 - $22.00

Shift: Overnight 7 pm – 7 am (includes alternate weekend work)

Position Overview

Maintain production and quality by ensuring operation of machinery and mechanical equipment.

Must demonstrate a commitment to meeting safety, quality, 5S, and continuous improvement.

Primary duties will include:

  • Ensures operation of machinery and mechanical equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements on machinery and mechanical equipment; following diagrams, sketches, operations manuals, manufacturer's instructions, and engineering specifications; troubleshooting malfunctions.
  • Locates sources of problems by observing mechanical devices in operation; listening for problems; using precision measuring and testing instruments.
  • Removes defective parts by dismantling devices; using hoists, cranes, and hand and power tools.
  • Determines changes in dimensional requirements of parts by inspecting used parts; using rules, calipers, micrometers, and other measuring instruments.
  • Adjusts functional parts of devices and control instruments by using hand tools.
  • Controls downtime by informing production workers of routine preventive maintenance techniques; monitoring compliance.
  • Maintains equipment, parts, and supplies inventories by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed equipment, parts, and supplies; placing and expediting orders; verifying receipt.
  • Prepares mechanical maintenance reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.
  • Maintains continuity among work teams by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs.
  • Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Requirements:

  • The ability to perform occasional heavy physical work, including lifting 50 pounds
  • High School diploma or equivalent; vocational degree in industrial maintenance preferred.
  • 3 – 5 years of maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Knowledge of pneumatics, hydraulics, and mechanical systems.
  • Basic knowledge of electrical systems.
  • PLC experience a plus.
  • Basic mechanical aptitude.
  • Ability to communicate in English.
  • Able to diagnose and analyze mechanical problems.
  • Fundamental PC skills.
  • Able to use precision measuring instruments such as calipers and micrometers.
  • Wire draw machinery experience in manufacturing environment, motor and gears expertise troubleshooting PLC.
  • Disciplined in following standard operating procedures.
  • Other duties as required

Bruker OST

Why Work Here?

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In recent years, Bruker has also become a provider of high-performance systems for cell biology, preclinical imaging, clinical phenomics and proteomics research, clinical microbiology, and for molecular pathology research. Today, worldwide more than 6,000 employees are working on this permanent challenge at over 90 locations on all continents. Bruker continues to build upon its extensive range of products and solutions, its broad base of installed systems and a strong reputation among its customers.

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