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Electrical Maintenance Mechanic in Thornton, CA at Staffing Network / QPA

Date Posted: 8/16/2018

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Job Description

Job Title:
Electrician/Maintenance Technician

General Summary:

The Electrician/Electronics Technician is responsible for performing the installation, testing, maintenance and repair of all electrical and electronics equipment.

Industrial skills preferred with the ability to plan layouts, assemble, install, test, diagnose and maintain electrical wiring, three phase motors and equipment. Also have to ability to work on motors controls PLC digital and analog systems. have working knowledge with 120, 240, and 480 volt equipment.

Principal Duties / Responsibilities:

* Repairs woodworking machinery, infeed/out feed systems, hand tools and forklifts in accordance with diagrams, operating manuals and manufacturer specifications.

* Performs regular, preventative maintenance on all machinery, equipment, tools and building.
* Prepares and maintains tooling for all machines.
* Performs set ups, tune ups and runs equipment and machinery around the plant.
* Orders supplies and parts as required.
* Performs preventive maintenance as scheduled.
* Maintains records of purchase, repair and maintenance activities.
* Manages tooling inventory.
* Performs duties consistent with established safety rules and procedures.
* Maintains work area clean and organized.
* Participates in safety, CI and other programs and meetings.
* Performs duties consistent with hazardous waste and hazardous material handling procedures and practices.
* Prepares various reports as required.
* Performs other duties as required


* Minimum high school diploma

* Minimum 3 years of formal on-the-job training in machine and tooling repair
* Minimum 1 to 3 year of experience in machine repair in maintenance.
* Working knowledge of electrical, hydraulic and control technology, and welding.
* Working knowledge of safe equipment practices and applicable laws, rules and regulations.
* Demonstrate working knowledge of hazardous wage and hazardous material handling procedures and practices

Skills and abilities:
* Ability to understand and use mathematical computations, and to use a computer terminal and a calculator.
* Demonstrates ability to follow specific instructions and directions
* Demonstrate ability to read blueprints, technical diagrams, and operating manuals, to use precision measuring instruments or tools and to use hand tools
* Ability to understand verbal and written instructions in English; ability read and write English
* Ability to identify safety issues in their work area
* Ability to work under immediate supervision
* Ability to pass a drug test
* Ability to work hours mandated by management

* Safety conscious
* Team player and goal oriented
* Leads by example
* Participates in Safety and CI programs
* Looks for ways to improve productivity and department results