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Maintenance Technician


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Means TransForm Products - Shelby Township


Job Description:  Maintenance Technician


2nd Shift:  3:00 pm to 11:00 pm


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
  • Operation of forklift and man lift
  • 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/Tagout 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 procedure, work order procedures
  • Other duties as required by the Maintenance Manager


Reporting Relationships:

  • Reports directly to the Maintenance Manager
  • Reports to the General Supervisor during press set up operations
  • May receive direction from the Production Supervisor


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:

  • Five years minimum experience in plant maintenance
  • Knowledge of stamping presses, conveyors, CNCs, washers, assembly machines, various automation and related machinery
  • Knowledge of pneumatics, lubrication and hydraulics circuits
  • Knowledge of basic electrical circuits and diagrams
  • Knowledge of mig and or arc welding and use of cutting torches
  • Must be able to read and interpret hydraulic, pneumatic and lubrication schematics
  • Must be able to work with minimum supervision
  • Possess working knowledge of ISO/ TS16949, ISO 14001, and Q1 compliance criteria
  • Must be able to work necessary overtime if required


Physical Requirements:

  • Excellent manual dexterity, 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


Environmental Requirements and Conditions:

  • Serves in the capacity of waste water handler commensurate with completion 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.