Mechanical Assembly Technician

AMF Bakery
Kirkwood, PA
May 11, 2022
May 15, 2022
Full Time
Job Summary: Mechanical Assembly TechnicianAMF Bakery Systems is looking for a motivated and self-driven Mechanical Assembly Technician (MAT). MATs are responsible for mechanical assembly of AMF machinery, assemblies, and equipment. MATs must be able to work with or without the aid of drawings and/or schematics. Fabrication and occasional rework of parts (cutting, grinding, drilling, tapping, welding, etc.) will be required to complete assemblies. Essential Duties/Responsibilities (Include, but not limited to):Interpret and follow verbal, written and drawn instructionsAssemble parts using a wide variety of fasteners and joining techniquesWelding experience a plusMaintain work area cleanliness, functionality, and safe conditionsPerform all assigned tasks in a limited amount of time, within acceptable quality limits and while following safe work practicesReport out on assembly progress and suggest countermeasures to maintain or recover schedulesIdentify and suggest productivity and/or quality improvements to Supervisors and/or EngineersWhat Do You Need to Succeed (Included, but not limited to):Trade schoolRelevant mechanical assembly experienceAbility to comprehend and execute verbal, written and drawn instructions (incl. 2D and 3D engineering drawings and/or schematics)A solid mechanical aptitude which enables the use of sound judgment in the proper use of fasteners and assembly stepsComfortable working with a wide variety of hand, electrical and pneumatic tools and the understanding of which tools are best to use in each situationAbility to assess a problematic situation, diagnose a potential issue and repair the problemInventory Control knowledge helpfulAbility to lift 50 poundsAbility to safely operate a fork truckAbility to weld preferred but not requiredWorking Conditions:Typical manufacturing facility conditions (Indoors ~95% / Outdoors ~5%)Facility is heated in winter, but not air conditioned in summerEmployee must be able to stand on concrete floors for a minimum of eight hours. Kneeling, squatting, bending over and standing for long periods of time may be required to perform assigned tasks.Can occasionally be loud, especially in local areas where grinding or machine testing is taking place. Ear plugs are provided for work performed where noise is a factor.Employee must be able to work with both live wire (up to 575V) and dead wire conditions. Live wire conditions generally make up less than 20% of normal working environment.Other:Must have own basic tools. List of teammates provided tools includes box/open end/socket wrench sets, Allen wrench set, screwdriver set, tap handles, pliers, combination square, 9" level and tape measure. English and metric tool sets are recommended. A lockable toolbox is also recommended. Safety glasses and steel-toed safety shoes are required.Long pants and a sleeved shirt (short sleeve at a minimum) are required.