Essential Functions and Responsibilities:
Ø Communicates, leads, and mentors the maintenance team on shift, providing high level technical input
Ø Communicates between production supervisor and the maintenance team on shift.
Ø Provides emergency unscheduled troubleshooting and repairs of production equipment during the manufacturing process, performs scheduled maintenance repairs of production and facility equipment.
Ø Prepares and sets up machinery for scheduled production runs
Ø Performs all repairs including, but not limited to, mechanical, electrical, plumbing, troubleshooting and repair of production line machines, from the raw to finished product stage
Ø Reads and interprets equipment manuals and work orders to perform required maintenance and service. Creates and modifies preventive maintenance procedures, scheduling work for a single shift per day
Ø Coordinates and expedites repairs while communicating progress with production supervisors.
Ø Ensures that equipment is running efficiently speeds to achieve throughput standards and quality
Ø Manages daily work orders, completes required paperwork in a timely manner.
Ø Performs small steel fabrications and repairs with the safe use of MIG, TIG, electric arc and Plasma Cutting equipment
Ø Performs equipment inspections, correcting any process or safety deviations.
Ø Writes reports as needed, including Daily Communication Report generally on emails, sharing information that has occurred on your shift.
Ø Follows OSHA and food inspection Standards. Recommends and implements improvements needed to comply with standards. Follows Company Safety Standards and SOP’s.
Ø Perform other duties as assigned or needed especially during shut down’s specifically involving project or maintenance tasks.
Other Duties and Responsibilities:
Ø Performs the job in a safe and professional manner
Ø Performs a safety check on the workstation/workplace before conducting work
Ø Maintains/ensures a clean, safe, and well-organized working environment
Ø Adheres to company policies, regulations, and rules
Ø Adheres to Food Health and Safety Regulations and Employee Health and Safety Regulations
Ø Adhere to legal responsibilities of the: Occupational Health and Safety Regulations and Workers Compensation Act
Ø Additional Duties as assigned/ required that are relevant to the “Essential Functions and Responsibilities” of the job
Knowledge and Skills Required:
Ø More than 5 years of experience in leading a Maintenance Team (up to 4 team members)
Ø Five years related experience in industrial manufacturing environment in a Maintenance Position, preferably in an automated food processing plant.
Ø High School or Technical School education.
Ø Formal recognized Industrial Electrical Controls or Mechanical (Millwrighting)
Ø Training and exposure in an industrial setting is essential. Experience or exposure in both will be a decided advantage
6: This position requires candidate to be flexible to work any shift, weekends and / Holidays