Maintenance Technician

Employer
Abacus Service Corporation
Location
Winchester, VA
Posted
Oct 13, 2017
Closes
Oct 16, 2017
Industry
Specialty Trades
Hours
Full Time
Abacus is a global staffing company that services over 40 Fortune 500 clients. Job Description: Provides technical support in the manufacturing of liquid drinks. Must be versatile and able to problem solve breakdowns in addition to being proactive with adequate preventative maintenance to avoid machine malfunction and unnecessary downtime. Works with all team members to meet production goals within operating budgets. Essential duties and responsibilities: Works with all departments to meet or surpass the plant's safety goals. Follows all GMP's (Good Manufacturing Practices). Ensures compliance with company policies and procedures. Participates and provides input with the team during DDS (Daily Direction Setting) meetings. Prioritizes and coordinates maintenance work to ensure maximum equipment uptime. Performs troubleshooting as needed to minimize downtime. Performs equipment repairs. Installs/ repairs/ maintains all types of electrical and mechanical equipment including PLC's, wiring, motor starters, switches, motors, gearboxes, pumps, filters, actuators, valves, etc. Reads and understands all types of blueprints and CAD drawings. Operates power tools, hand tools, and electrical and instrument test equipment to install, maintain, and troubleshoot plant equipment. Operates welders and torches to perform repairs. Operates trade specific tools including but not limited to micrometers, calipers, and verniers. Operates all types of machine shop equipment including drills, lathes, milling machines, grinders, and cut-off saws. Performs all necessary documentation of work performed and any unusual conditions, or defective equipment with the highest accuracy possible in SAP. Executes ownership of tools and shop by maintaining good housekeeping and a clean and orderly work area. Administers training as needed. Competencies/abilities: These are key observable/measurable skills, knowledge and behaviors required that contribute to successful performance in the position. (eg, drive for results, customer focus, etc.). Safety Awareness - Being aware of conditions that affect employee safety. Quality Orientation - Accomplishing tasks by considering all areas involved, no matter how small; showing concern for all aspects of the job; accurately checking processes and tasks; being watchful over a period of time. Adaptability - Maintaining effectiveness when experiencing major changes in work tasks or the work environment; adjusting effectively to work within new work structures, processes, requirements, or cultures. Teamwork/Collaboration - Working effectively with team/work group or those outside the formal line of authority (eg, peers, senior managers) to accomplish organizational goals; taking actions that respect the needs and contributions of others; contributing to and accepting the consensus; subordinating own objectives to the objectives of the organization or team. Other qualifications: Understand and follow company and site policies and procedures on Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP's), Hold Tags, HACCP, USDA, Foreign Objects, Safety and Security. Shifts: 3 PM - 11:30 PM 11 PM - 7:30 PM, plus OT.