Maintenance Mechanic

Employer
USG
Location
Baltimore, MD
Posted
Mar 20, 2017
Closes
Mar 21, 2017
Hours
Full Time
For more than 110 years, Chicago-based USG has been a leader in producing innovative, award-winning products and systems to build everything from major commercial developments and residential housing to home improvements. USG's nearly 9,000 employees are committed to the highest levels of customer satisfaction and quality in everything we do. Our steadfast commitment to the company's core business values - innovation, quality, integrity, service, diversity, efficiency and safety - have helped us become the company we are today. Our employees believe strongly in what we do - in fact, 92% of our manufacturing employees surveyed anonymously said that they would recommend USG products to a friend. And we take care of our employees. We offer benefits on Day 1, including medical and dental, paid sick days, and paid vacation and holidays. Plus, providing competitive pay and separate investment and retirement plans help secure our employees' futures. Each year, we have hundreds of employees who celebrate their 25th, 35th, and even 45th service anniversaries with us, providing a family atmosphere for those who make a career with us. Find out how you can join the team and build your career: -usg/careers.html . Position Description: Locate sources of problems by observing mechanical devices in operation; listening for problems; using precision measuring and testing instruments such as laser alignment tools, stethoscope, tachometer, infrared camera, ultra sound and vibration analysis tools Remove defective parts by dismantling devices; using hoists, cranes, and hand/power tools Adjust functional parts of devices and control instruments by using hand tools, levels, plumb bobs, and straightedges Weld using the following methods: Tig, Mig and/or Stick welding Work from blueprints and schematics and perform basic shop math Maintain safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations Qualifications: Must be capable of working in a manufacturing setting in a safe manner and follow all safety rules and practices Must have the desired technical skills to work as a maintenance mechanic or electrician Maintain a high standard for housekeeping within the work area Follow instructions on printed work or customer orders to complete assigned tasks Basic computer skills preferred to complete safety training and review work-related email Ability to learn to operate required equipment, including mobile equipment (forklifts, etc.) Familiar with common hand tools and how to properly use them Good communication skills needed to work with coworkers and customers Demonstrates the ability to cooperate with co-workers in areas of safety, quality, and understands importance of completing assigned tasks and their relationship to other requirements. Recognize unsafe conditions or hazards within work area