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Maintenance Technician

Listed By

JTEKT North America


Job Opening


Dahlonega, GA


Lumpkin, GA

Job Description

• Read and draw prints and schematics that can be converted by draftsmen into standard format
• Modify existing prints and schematics as required to reflect changes
• Repair components when feasible
• Analyze and evaluate circuit boards for repair
• Train other support personnel
• Service plant equipment/machines, microprocessor based controls, instrumentation, solid state controls, in addition to normal electrical duties
• Responsible for PM’s and repairs of all plant equipment
• Plan, layout, and perform installation, inspection, maintenance, troubleshoot, and repair of all plant equipment following the approved maintenance and installation standards
• Work with other maintenance technicians when completing all phases of installation, PM, and/or repairs, specifically plumbing of air, hydraulic, oil, water and gas lines
• Ability to use multi-meter to check live circuit
• Make all necessary weldments and perform minor masonry work
• Use measuring devices (precision equal to machinist) such as micrometers, gauges, calipers, and other measuring devices necessary to troubleshoot and repair equipment
• Repair and maintain electric motors, hydraulic and pneumatic systems, electrical and mechanical control systems, lighting systems, and power transmission systems
• Ability to safely rig machine parts for removal from equipment
• Participate in training of other maintenance employees
• Legibly and accurately complete all paperwork
• Perform other duties as required by manager

Hourly Rate


How to know if this opportunity is for you

You Enjoy

working indoors, working with others, working with information, fixing things, working with equipment

You are

18 years or older

You must

have a valid driver's license, be able to pass a background check, be willing to participate in a Drug Free Workplace including passing testing

You have experience

• High school diploma or GED and 5 years of experience in maintenance related activities • 2-year Technical degree in related discipline will substitute for related work experience • Must successfully pass job-specific testing and mechanical aptitude test. • Qualified in general industrial electricity (440v, motors, low voltage controls) • Working knowledge of PLC • Read and draw prints and schematics • Must successfully pass Mechanical Comprehension test • Knowledge of basic maintenance tools such as wrenches, power tools, hand tools, arc, mig and tig welding and acetylene torch acquired through certified technical degree or 5 years comprehensive experience in maintenance of similar equipment at a manufacturing plant • Must be able to lift up to 40 pounds • Experience in welding/fabrication of heavy and light sheet metal • Basic knowledge of press, grinders, metal shear, break and roll • Must be able to interpret and respond to written and verbal instructions • Read and interpret prints, drawings, schematics, operating manuals, repair manuals, and parts lists • Must be able to work in height-related area over 15 feet • Must obtain and maintain Class II lift truck license • Must be able to work flexible hours, weekends and holidays

Listed By

JTEKT North America