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Lavergne, TN

Date Posted: October 20, 2017
Job Type: Temporary to Hire
Job ID: 285897

Job Description

Job Summary

Under general supervision, this position is responsible for installation, repair and preventative maintenance of both the production equipment and the physical plant. The work can be very complex, requiring in-depth knowledge of general industrial maintenance practices and procedures to select the appropriate course of action.

 

Essential Duties

Troubleshoot and repair production equipment and the physical plant, focusing on forklift repair

Perform preventative maintenance on the production equipment and physical plant

Install new equipment and systems

 

Additional Duties

Other duties as assigned

 

Working Conditions

Moderate physical activity performing strenuous daily activities of a primarily production and/or technical  nature.

Working in the manufacturing area is required, exposing this position to high noise levels, electrical shock, handling or working with potentially dangerous equipment, proximity to moving mechanical parts and some exposure to extreme heat and cold.

 

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

            Strong knowledge and/or experience in repair of both LP and electric forklifts

Experience in welding and cutting

Experience in hydraulic and pneumatic repairs and installation

Basic knowledge of electrical systems and the use of a multimeter

Basic machine shop ability

Strong mechanical aptitude

Able to provide own tools

Able to work unusual hours on short notice

Able to interact effectively with employees at all levels of the company

Able to read and interpret safety rules, work instructions, operating instructions, maintenance information and procedure manuals written in English

Able to write routine reports, instructions and correspondence in English

Able to effectively present information to small groups and/or individuals

Able to add, subtract, multiply and divide using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals; able to compute rates, ratios and percentages

Able to occasionally lift over eighty (80) pounds

Visual acuity sufficient to see objects clearly beyond 20 feet and within 20 inches; and a field of vision to see an area up and down or left and right while eyes are fixed on one point

Hearing ability sufficient to receive information through verbal communication

 

Minimum Requirements

One-year certificate from a technical school; OR

Three to six months of related experience and/or training; OR

An equivalent combination of education, training and experience

 

Able to demonstrate, by training, experience and/or testing the knowledge, skills and abilities shown above.

 

THE INDIVIDUAL SELECTED FOR THIS POSITION MUST HAVE HIS/HER OWN TOOLS TO PERFORM JOB

 

SOME OVERTIME, UNUSUAL HOURS, AND WEEKEND WORK IS REQUIRED ON SHORT NOTICE