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Maintenance Technician in Louisville, KY at Allegiance Staffing

Date Posted: 11/26/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Allegiance Staffing is currently seeking a Maintenance Technician to work with a local Packaging Company. 


Repairs and maintains mechanical and hydraulic components of production machines and equipment such as metal fabricating machine tools, material handling system, and automated lubrication system by performing the following duties.


Essentials Duties and Responsibilities: Always flexible as schedules & other duties may be assigned to meet customer and business demands.


·         Visually inspects and listens to machines and equipment to locate causes of malfunctions.


·         Dismantles machines and equipment to gain access to problem area.


·         Inspects and measures parts to detect wear, misalignment, or other problems. 


·         Removes and replaces worn or defective parts of drive mechanism or hydraulic system.


·         Realigns and adjusts components such as spindles and clutches.


·         Locates damaged air and hydraulic pipes on machine, and measures, cuts, threads, and installs new pipe.


·         Starts machines and equipment to test operation following repair. 


·         Repairs broken parts.  Sets up and operates metalworking tools such as lathe, drill press, or grinder, to make or repair parts. 


·         Cleans and maintains plant, inside and surrounding grounds.


·         Removes trash from office, break room, and restrooms.


·         Opens and closes plant each day.

Job Requirements

Qualifications:  To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Must be a self-starter, capable of handling multi-tasks with high detail and flexible to change.  Must be a team player, and be willing to exceed in his/her own job requirements.  Must have leadership skills. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Education and / or Experience:  One year certificate from college or technical school; or three to six months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.