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Maintenance Technician

Date: Sep 9, 2022

Location: Aurora, IL, US, 60504

Company: Glanbia

Job Summary
Responsible for the maintenance of all MFGIL production lines under the general direction of the Maintenance Manager.


Duties and Responsibilities

• Use tools ranging from common hand and power tools, such as hammers, hoists, saws, drills, and wrenches, to precision measuring         instruments  and electrical and electronic testing devices.
• Perform routine preventive maintenance to ensure that machines continue to run smoothly, building systems operate efficiently, or the physical      condition of buildings does not deteriorate.
• Order parts, supplies, and equipment from catalogs and suppliers, or obtain them from storerooms.
• Assemble, install, or repair wiring, electrical or electronic components, pipe systems, plumbing, machinery, or equipment.
• Inspect drives, motors, and belts, check fluid levels, replace filters, or perform other maintenance actions, following checklists.
• Repair or replace defective equipment parts, using hand tools and power tools, and reassemble equipment.
• Clean or lubricate shafts, bearings, gears, or other parts of machinery.
• Inspect, operate, or test machinery or equipment to diagnose machine malfunctions.
• Diagnose mechanical problems and determine how to correct them, checking blueprints, repair manuals, or parts catalogs, as necessary.
• Performs minor and major repair of equipment.
• Performs preventative maintenance procedures on mechanical equipment on a scheduled basis; inspects belts, checks fluid levels, replaces       filters, greases bearings, seals, etc., repairs or replaces broken parts
• Perform other duties as assigned.


Decision Making/Problem Solving:
· Process improvement implementation, work with operations, engineering to improve equipment reliability.
· Report/correct unsafe conditions in the building or with the equipment.
· Own the equipment in their areas, be a mentor to others, find a way to make a difference.


Education Requirements

Minimum:  High School or GED High school diploma or equivalent required
Preferred:  Vocational / Technical


Other Experience
· Knowledge of the position
· Advanced knowledge of GMP/HACCP
· Experience in food processing and packaging equipment and processes
· Skills of the position
· Strong mechanical aptitude
· Abilities for the position
· Ability to work independently

Nearest Major Market: Aurora
Nearest Secondary Market: Chicago