Maintenance Technician in Vernon, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 4/22/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Vernon, CA
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  • Duration:
    0 weeks
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  • Pay Rate
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

General experience:

  • Plastics industry experience with recycling as an added benefit.
  • Understanding of proper PM procedures.
  • GMP experience working in food safe plant.
  • Owns standard tools.  Company will supply job specific tools. 

Equipment specific experience:

  • Hydraulic systems
    • Servo valves
    • Accumulators
    • Hydraulic cylinder rebuilds
  • Pneumatic systems
    • Automatic pressure regulators
    • Exposure to different throttling systems
  • Water pumps
  • Vacuum pumps
  • Multi-position valves (i.e. pneumatic/servo valves)
  • Understanding of Material Conveyance Systems for plastics material handling
    • Positive displacement
    • Vacuum transfer
    • Augers for dry and wet material conveyance
  • High precision component assembly and machine alignment.
    • Knowledgeable working with high precision tools
  • Familiar with high speed machinery
  • Factory utilities
    • Evaporative cooling towers (open loop)
    • Water cooled chillers (closed loop)
    • Air Compressors
    • Boilers
    • Water softeners
    • Centralized plant systems
  • Rotary union assemblies and rebuilds
  • Solid understanding of gear boxes
    • Gear box repair
    • Right angle/90 degree gear box
  • Millwright experience is a plus
    • Light machining (drill and tap)
  • Weld and fabrication experience
    • Arc, TIG, MIG, and/or Stick welding
    • Brazing
  • Conveyor systems
    • Belt repairs
  • Granulators and blade changes
  • Familiar with waste water systems
  • Basic electrical knowledge
    • Familiar troubleshooting via current HMI technology.
  • Familiar with food safe lubrication systems
  • Experienced with crane operation

Critical Capabilities:

  • Minimum 10 year experience.
  • Self-motivated individual with high sense of urgency focused on minimizing unplanned downtime.
  • Strong troubleshooting skills are required.
  • Comfortable working in a fast paced environment.
  • Has the flexibility for call-in support if needed for emergencies.
  • Detail oriented individual.
  • Has the ability to lift 50 Lbs.
  • Has the ability to work in a standing position up to 10 hours during a 12 hour shift.
  • Comfortable working from heights on elevated equipment and platforms.  Experience working with a scissor lift
  • Comfortable working around hot equipment.
  • Experience with new system installation and/or system retrofits is an added benefit.