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Maintenance Electrician


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Means TransForm Products – Shelby Township

Job Description: Maintenance Electrician


Hours:  3rd Shift (11:00 pm to 7:00 am)


General Summary: Responsible for machine maintenance, building maintenance and general maintenance functions as directed


Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Adapt and promote lean manufacturing principals
  • Active participant in the Elimination of Waste Team meetings
  • Support the Company’s Goals and Objectives
  • Repair and Maintenance of building, presses and equipment throughout plant.
  • Performs adjustment, repairs, or replacements on motors, controls, and other electric equipment.
  • Responsible for supporting the team goals of the assembly, and press departments.
  • Responsible for participation in press set-ups, teamwork and continuous improvement of press set-up time.
  • Adhere to all safety procedures, including Lockout/Tag out and electrical safe work practices.
  • Responsible for all PM tasks, corrective actions, and improvements to assigned equipment.
  • Required to follow all maintenance systems and proper documentation procedures as outlined in the work instructions, including preventive maintenance procedures, downtime recording procedures, and work order procedures.
  • Other duties as assigned by the Maintenance Manager


Reporting Relationships:

  • Reports directly to the Maintenance Manager
  • May receive direction from General Supervisor


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:

  • Journeyman status or equivalent as an Electrician
  • Knowledge of stamping presses, conveyors, CNCs, washers, assembly machines, various automation and related machinery
  • Knowledge of electrical pneumatics, lubrication and hydraulic circuits
  • Knowledge of mig and or arc welding and use of cutting torches
  • Must be able to read and interpret hydraulic, pneumatic and lubrication schematics and electrical drawings
  • Must be able to operate forklift
  • Must be able to work with minimum supervision.
  • Must be able to work necessary overtime if required


Physical Requirements:

  • Excellent manual dexterity with the ability to lift and carry up to 80 pounds frequently
  • Usage of a computer, printer, calculator, press and machinery control panels
  • Work may require extended periods of sitting, standing, lifting, bending, stooping and performing repetitive motion tasks
  • Occasionally ascends/descends a ladder and/or man lift


Environmental Requirements and Conditions:

  • Serves in the capacity of waste water handler commensurate with completion of proper training
  • Possess working knowledge of IATF-16949, ISO 14001 and Q1 compliance criteria
  • Work is performed in a manufacturing environment with continuous exposure to noise.