Quanex Building Products Maintenance Tech II - Woodcraft Industries in Conover, North Carolina
Woodcraft Industries Job Description
Job Title:Maintenance Technician – Level II
Reports to:Plant Manager
Hourly Non Exempt
Primary Objective:To maintain manufacturing equipment and facility in such a manner as to maximize uptime at the least cost to production-related goals.
Determines, by scheduled inspections, the maintenance work necessary to prevent breakdowns and major overhauls.
Designs, installs, troubleshoots, repairs, and overhauls production equipment and support systems.
Locates sources of problems by observing mechanical devices in operations; listening for problems; using precision measuring and testing instruments.
Maintains fire protection and safety equipment.
Uses work orders to determine job priorities, and assists Team Leaders and the Maintenance Manager in scheduling work to be done.
Remove defective parts by dismantling devices; using hoists, cranes, and hand and power tools.
Determines changes in dimensional requirements of parts by inspecting used parts; using rules, calipers, micrometers, and other measuring instruments.
Adjusts functional parts of devices and control instruments by using hand tools, levels, plumb bobs, and straightedges.
Fabricates repair parts by using machine shop instrumentation and equipment.
Maintain equipment, parts, and supplies inventories by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipates needed equipment, parts and supplies and notifying Maintenance Manager.
Knowledge and troubleshooting malfunctions of electrical, hydraulics, and pneumatics systems.
Trains machine operators in preventive maintenance procedures and minor repair techniques.
Provides technical assistance to all production personnel, including supervisors and the Production Manager on machine setups, tooling, grinding operations, ways to utilize equipment, and other areas as needed.
Makes purchasing decisions and maintains parts inventory.
Follows and monitors safety rules and procedures. This may include representing the department at Safety Committee meetings.
Aids in the training and development of team members
Assists in plant layout and design.
Works on projects as directed by the Maintenance Manager or Team Leaders.
Assists in maintaining and/or operating the boiler system.
Two-year technical college degree or equivalent in related field plus 2 years’ experience
Lift items over 100lbs, climb ladders, and work in tight quarters.
Work overtime when necessary.
Strong mechanical ability
Good communications skills
Welding and shop experience
Hydraulics and pneumatics experience
Tooling and woodworking equipment experience
Electrical systems knowledge
Knowledge of safety and environmental practices, regulations, and procedures
May include boiler operator’s chief “C” license