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Maintenance Technician

United Gilsonite Laboratories Scranton ,PA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $29,582 to $42,730 Yearly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: 401k, dental, life_insurance, medical, vision
Job Description

 

Maintenance Technician

· Inspect, operate, or test machinery or equipment to diagnose machine malfunctions.

· Dismantle machines, equipment, or devices to access and remove defective parts, using hoists, cranes, hand tools, or power tools.

· Perform routine maintenance, such as inspecting drives, motors, or belts, checking fluid levels, replacing filters, or doing other preventive maintenance actions.

· Diagnose mechanical problems and determine how to correct them, checking blueprints, repair manuals, or parts catalogs, as necessary.

· Repair machines, equipment, or structures, using tools such as hammers, hoists, saws, drills, wrenches, or equipment such as precision measuring instruments or electrical or electronic testing devices.

· Assemble, install, or repair wiring, electrical or electronic components, pipe systems, plumbing, machinery, or equipment.

· Clean or lubricate shafts, bearings, gears, or other parts of machinery.

· Adjust functional parts of devices or control instruments, using hand tools, levels, plumb bobs, or straightedges.

· Order parts, supplies, or equipment from catalogs or suppliers.

· Plan and lay out repair work, using diagrams, drawings, blueprints, maintenance manuals, or schematic diagrams.

· Perform general cleaning duties of buildings or properties.

· Paint or repair roofs, windows, doors, floors, woodwork, plaster, drywall, or other parts of building structures.

· Record type and cost of maintenance or repair work.

· Perform routine maintenance on boilers, such as replacing burners or hoses, installing replacement parts, or reinforcing structural weaknesses to ensure optimal boiler efficiency.

· Install equipment to improve the energy or operational efficiency of residential or commercial buildings.

· Set up and operate machine tools to repair or fabricate machine parts, jigs, fixtures, or tools.

· Train or manage maintenance personnel or subcontractors.

· Provide grounds- keeping services, such as landscaping or snow removal.

· Inspect used parts to determine changes in dimensional requirements, using rules, calipers, micrometers, or other measuring instruments.

· Estimate costs to repair machinery, equipment, or building structures.

 

Skills

  • Troubleshooting — Determining causes of operating errors and deciding what to do about it.
  • Critical Thinking — Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
  • Equipment Selection — Determining the kind of tools and equipment needed to do a job.
  • Monitoring — Monitoring/Assessing performance of yourself, other individuals, or organizations to make improvements or take corrective action.
  • Operation and Control — Controlling operations of equipment or systems.
  • Operation Monitoring — Watching gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly.
  • Active Learning — Understanding the implications of new information for both current and future problem-solving and decision-making.
  • Judgment and Decision Making — Considering the relative costs and benefits of potential actions to choose the most appropriate one.
  • Quality Control Analysis — Conducting tests and inspections of products, services, or processes to evaluate quality or performance.
  • Reading Comprehension — Understanding written sentences and paragraphs in work-related documents.
  • Speaking — Talking to others to convey information effectively.
  • Time Management — Managing one's own time and the time of others.

 

Company Description
United Gilsonite Laboratories manufactures over 80 paint specialty and home maintenance products which are sold nationally and internationally at hardware stores, home centers, paint stores and lumberyards.
UGL has come a long way since 1932; meeting new and changing challenges and demands have kept us profitable along the way. By maintaining our emphasis on keeping with the latest technology and market trends we have been able to grow our product lines and uphold our quality

United Gilsonite Laboratories

United Gilsonite Laboratories manufactures over 80 paint specialty and home maintenance products which are sold nationally and internationally at hardware stores, home centers, paint stores and lumberyards. UGL has come a long way since 1932; meeting new and changing challenges and demands have kept us profitable along the way. By maintaining our emphasis on keeping with the latest technology and market trends we have been able to grow our product lines and uphold our quality

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