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Maintenance Technician III (1st Shift)

Gildan USA Inc.
Charleston, SC
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

The opportunity

Independently leads the performance of maintenance operations from verbal/written instructions and established procedures to get assigned tasks accomplished.  Performs advanced electrical repairs and mechanical maintenance on warehouse distribution equipment and facility systems on a routine basis relying on training and experience to plan and accomplish assigned tasks and keep the warehouse operations functioning in a safe and efficient manner.

The role

  • Performs intermediate to advanced level troubleshooting procedures for mechanical and electrical issues connected with facility, equipment and conveyor systems in accordance with established safety, performance and quality standards.
  • Installs, uninstalls, repairs and services warehouse conveyors, machinery and equipment and assists with emergency breakdown repairs.
  • Installs and relocates equipment and runs computer cables and wiring as required to meet facility needs.
  • Reads, understands and utilizes technical manuals, electrical  and mechanical blueprints, schematics and written instructions to perform intermediate to advanced level maintenance.
  • Draws from technical support sites, customer contacts and internet troubleshooting resources to aid in the repair of equipment.
  • Diagnoses and replaces faulty mechanical, hydraulic and pneumatic compenents of machines and equipment.
  • Installs power supply wiring and conduit for newly installed machines and equipment such as conveyors and programmable controllers.
  • Operates hand and power tools to complete general carpentry tasks.
  • Conducts routine maintenance and inspections on facility safety systems (sprinkler, generator, etc.).
  • Diagnoses malfunctioning apparatus such as transformers, motors, relays, switches, photo eyes, sensors and circuit boards and replaces electric motor bearings and rewires motors as needed. 
  • Performs customary predictive, preventative and corrective maintenance tasks in support of the company preventative maintenance program.
  • Supports company inspection and testing programs including fire and security systems, backup generator, etc.
  • Logs required information in the company CMMS (emaint) tracking system to maintain parts inventory.
  • Operates company trucks and material handling equipment (MHE) and performs intermediate level repairs on trailers, trucks and MHE.
  • Trains, guides and mentors junior team members.
  • Performs other duties as assigned by the Maintenance Manager or Supervisor to meet business needs.

What you bring to the role

Knowledge & Expertise

  • Experience - 3-5 Years relevant experience, including electrical maintenance experience in similar environment (distribution, warehouse, manufacturing environment)
  • High school diploma or equivalent

Attributes

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook)                                    
  • Must have advanced knowledge of fabrication, welding, lubrication, plumbing, carpentry, hydraulics, pneumatics and PLC and PC control systems.                                                      
  • Must be able to successfully pass Equipment Operator training and operate equipment under established safety guidelines
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs on a regular basis
  • Must be able to maintain a high degree of focus to promote a safe work environment and prevent injury to others
  • Must be able to work safely from a variety of heights
  • Must be able to handle tools and possess advanced electrical and mechanical troubleshooting skills
  • Must have experience with conveyor systems                                                                                                                                     
  • Must be able to provide personal hand tools                                                                                                                                
  • Must be able to identify problems and recommend solutions                                                                                                              
  • Ability to work in a team-based environment                                                                                                                                                    
  • Must have experience with preventative maintenance programs                                                                                             
  • Vision is required to read instruction, interpret data, and be aware of surroundings                                                                 
  • Hearing is required in order to receive and follow work instructions    
Company Description
Who we are
Gildan is a leading apparel manufacturing company, with a diversified portfolio of brands, like renowned Gildan®, American Apparel®, Comfort Colors®, GOLDTOE®, and much more. With over three decades of developing manufacturing expertise, Gildan is now known as one of the world's most efficient, ethical, and sustainable apparel manufacturers out there. Founded in Canada, Gildan now operates out of roughly 40 locations worldwide and sells its products in 60+ markets globally. With close to 44,000 employees, Gildan operates with a strong commitment to industry-leading labour and environmental practices throughout its supply chain in accordance with its comprehensive Genuine Responsibility® program embedded in the Company's long-term business strategy. More about the company at gildancorp.com.

Gildan USA Inc.

Who we are Gildan is a leading apparel manufacturing company, with a diversified portfolio of brands, like renowned Gildan®, American Apparel®, Comfort Colors®, GOLDTOE®, and much more. With over three decades of developing manufacturing expertise, Gildan is now known as one of the world's most efficient, ethical, and sustainable apparel manufacturers out there. Founded in Canada, Gildan now operates out of roughly 40 locations worldwide and sells its products in 60+ markets globally. With close to 44,000 employees, Gildan operates with a strong commitment to industry-leading labour and environmental practices throughout its supply chain in accordance with its comprehensive Genuine Responsibility® program embedded in the Company's long-term business strategy. More about the company at gildancorp.com.

Address

Charleston, SC
USA

Industry

Real Estate

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