Maintenance Technician in Los Angeles, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 8/22/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    N/A
  • Date Posted:
    8/22/2019
  • Job ID:
    193573
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    310-316-8523

Job Description

  • Work as part of a team under the guidance of a Lead Maintenance Technician to complete regular granulator blade changes and dust collector filter changes.  

Essential Responsibilities

  • Work as part of a team under the direction of the Lead Maintenance Technician to complete a regular blade change and dust collector filter changes.   
  • Typically, the total operation from preparing and gapping the new blades to stripping the grinder and replacing the old blades with the new blades and testing the finished operation should take no longer than 8 hours.
  • All work should be prepared and scheduled effectively.
  • Work with Maintenance Planner to identify spare parts and quantities needed on hand.
  • Outside of blade changes and dust collector filter changes; assist Maintenance Technicians as needed with troubleshooting, repairing and rebuilding all major equipment during production breakdowns.
  • Assist with facility cleaning activities as needed.
  • The effectiveness of this position is measured by timeliness and efficiency of the blade changes, downtime of the grinders.

Qualifications

  • HS Diploma or equivalent is preferred
  • Ability to read basic drawings and perform simple mathematics is required, 
  • 0-3 years’ prior work experience in a manufacturing maintenance environment.
  • Basic knowledge of mechanical, pneumatic, electrical, hydraulic systems required.

 

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Previous experience working in a machine shop with rotating equipment. Skilled in setting machines to fine tolerances (Example: lathes, grinders, boring machines, drills etc).
  • Previous experience driving forklifts and utilizing material handling equipment preferred.
  • PC proficiency a plus, especially Windows-based programs such as Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational, customer service and communication skills.

Physical Demands of the Job

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Work Environment: Manufacturing and Recycling environment where the noise level is moderately to very noisy.
  • Work Position: Combination of sitting, standing, and walking around.
  • Sensory Requirements: Vision, speech, hearing, smell and touch are routinely used in day to day functions.
  • Ability to lift, push, pull 10 lbs. on a regular basis and up to 50 lbs. on an occasional basis required.
  • Ability to wear a hard hat, steel-toed shoes and other PPE required.
  • Ability to stoop, kneel, crawl, squat, climb a ladder, bend, climb and reach on a regular basis is required.
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Work Environment

Work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is exposed to weather conditions prevalent at the time.
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate with exceptions to the recycling side.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts.

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Volt is an equal Opportunity Employer.