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Posted: Friday, November 17, 2017 10:02 AM



Perform duties required to maintain and repair polyethylene blown film extrusion lines with conveying and winding equipment and multi-lane bag machines with auto pak equipment. Familiar with standard concepts, practices and procedures in mechanical and electrical related field.


5+ years mechanical and/or electrical experience maintaining industrial equipment or equivalent
Ability to work shift work, weekends and 12-hour shifts
High School diploma or equivalent, preferred
PC skills/aptitude in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel), Internet Explorer, preferred

CPR/First Aid Certification, preferred
Knowledge of AC/DC drives, preferred
Welding Skills, preferred
Basic Fabricating Skills, preferred
Forklift, Scissor-lift, boom-lift operator training
Successful completion of maintenance training matrix with eligible score for next step progression

Knowledge and ability to make decisions on equipment repairs and process requisitions for parts. All other decision making through Supervisor.


Fabrication skills:

Read the following types of prints: Electrical, machine, building and flow control diagrams.
Work from blueprints, sketches, manuals, extremely close specifications and instructions from maintenance supervisor.
Design and build complex parts, frames and stands.
Cut out square and parallel openings in guards and panels.
Build electrical panels from as built prints.
Maintenance Skills:

Arc, MIG, TIG welding, sweat copper and solder.
Perform precise mechanical adjustments and repairs and dismantle devices to remove and replace defective parts.
Rebuild mechanical parts and equipment.
Perform preventative maintenance on extruders and bag machines according to close specifications and standardized procedures
Communicate with appropriate production personnel regarding mechanical problems and provide technical assistance as required.
Detect and report any unusual conditions or defective equipment to maintenance supervisor. Notify electrical supervisor of any major electrical problems.
Evaluate and make recommendations for machine improvement and upgrades.
Maintain work area and equipment in a clean and orderly condition. Follow prescribed safety rules and regulations.
Operate forklift, scissor lift, knuckle lift, bucket truck, flat bed truck, box truck, forklift boom, Drexel forklift and have the ability to back up trailers.
Troubleshoot rotary and piston type compressors, PM air compressors. Troubleshoot air dryers and know how to repair and service oil/water traps.
Replace, rebuild and troubleshoot water pumps.
Calculate gear ratios.
Work with close tolerances.
Design pneumatic controls.
Thread pipe.
Electrical Skills:

Calculate wire size required for different amp circuits.
Understand voltage and amp rating used on SO cords.
Troubleshoot live electrical circuits on bag machines, auto packs, binders, ultra Sonics, cartoning machines, and case sealers.
Troubleshoot and replace parts on winders, color lines, and printing press.
Turn on or off extruder feed hoppers by going inside live electrical feed hopper control panels.
Troubleshoot live electrical circuits on air conditioning units and water chillers.
Adjust extruder treater electrodes.
Remove and replace die heater bands.
Repair and rebuild bag machine hot knifes.
Understand the grounding requirements for electrical panels, panel doors, electrical covers and guards.
Replace bearings and motor brushes.
Clean commutator, check for out of balance condition, align motor pulleys, level motor bases and check motor current and motor size for appropriate applications.
Set Omron cam control.
Calibrate pressure controls.
Calibrate fpm indicators.
Program HMIs.
Program AC/DC drives.

Hand Tools
Measuring tools
Electrical Test Equipment / Meters
Metalworking Tools
Cutting Tools
Woodworking Tools
Drill Motor
Jig Saw
Circular Saw
Cut-off Saw
Portable Band Saw
Portable Magnetic Drill Press
Drill Press
Deck Sander
Vertical Band Saw
Horizontal Band Saw
Welding Tools
Bridge Port
Surface Grinder
Scissor Lift
Knuckle Lift
Bucket Truck
Flat Bed Truck
Box Truck
Rigging and moving equipment
Hydraulic Press
Pressure Washer (Heated)

Climbing, ascending or descending ladders, stairs, scaffolding, ramps, poles and the like, using feet and legs and/or hands and arms. Body agility is emphasized.
Balancing, maintaining body equilibrium to prevent falling when walking, standing or crouching on narrow, slippery or erratically moving surfaces.
Stooping, bending body downward and forward by bending spine and waist. Example: Changing paper in printer, copier machine.
Kneeling, bending legs at knee to come to a rest on knee or knees.
Crouching, bending the body downward and forward by bending leg and spine.
Crawling, moving about on hands and knees or hands and feet
Reaching, extending hand(s) and arm(s) in any direction. Example: Giving signals, reaching for material or handle on item.
Walking, moving about on foot to accomplish tasks, particularly for long distances.
Pushing, using upper extremities to press against something with steady force in order to thrust forward, downward or outward.
Pulling, using upper extremities to exert force in order to drag, haul or tug objects in a sustained motion.
Lifting, raising objects from a lower to a higher position or moving objects horizontally from position to position.DEGREE OF LIFTING: 5-25 lbs, 26-50 lbs, 51-100 lbs, 101 lbs or greater
Fingering, picking, pinching, typing or otherwise working primarily with fingers rather than the whole hand or arm as in handling.
Grasping, applying pressure to an object with fingers and palm.
Feeling, perceiving attributes of objects such as size, shape, temperature or texture by touching with skin, particularly that of fingertips.
Talking, expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word; via face to face or telephone.
Hearing, perceiving the nature of sounds with no less than a 40 db loss @ 500 Hz, 1,000 Hz and 2,000 Hz with or without correction. Ability to receive verbal communication and to make fine discriminations in sound, such as when making fine adjustments on machined parts.
Repetitive motions, substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands and/or fingers. Example: Filing, sorting mail, starting ignition of machinery.

Machine operation, inspection, close assembly, clerical and administrative duties. Example: Preparing and analyzing data and figures, accounting, transcription, data entry, CRT exposure, extensive reading, visual inspection involving small defects, small parts, using measurement devices or fabrication of parts at distances close to the eyes.
Machine operation and skilled trades; use of lathes, drills, presses, power tools to see where a job is at, or within, arms reach.
Mobile equipment operations; operate cars, trucks, buses, forklifts, cranes and high lift equipment.
Other criteria based on accuracy and neatness of work. Example: Cleaning personnel, sweepers, janitors, cooks.
Position requires individual to differentiate colors, depth and perception.

Inside and outside environments apply.
Subject to noise, causing reason to shout in order to be heard above the noise level.
Subject to vibration, exposure, fluctuating movement of the body.
Subject to hazards such as moving machinery, electrical currents, falling debris, exposure to chemicals, gases, high heat or explosives.
Subject to oils and other cutting fluids via touch or air.
Job Type: Full-time

Required education:

High school or equivalent
Required experience:

Chillers: 3 years
Industrial Maintenance: 5 years
Industrial Compressors: 3 years

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