Industrial Maintenance Technician in Cincinnati, OH at Mauser Packaging Solutions

Date Posted: 7/12/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Summary/Objective: The industrial maintenance technician position is responsible for performing highly diversified duties to install, troubleshoot, repair and maintain production and facility equipment according to safety, predictive and productive maintenance systems and processes to support the achievement of the site’s business goals and objectives. Work as part of a team in a manufacturing operation with a goal of increasing productivity; decreasing downtime and waste.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Include the following. Other duties may be assigned

  • Perform all tasks in a safe and responsible manner
  • Provides maintenance on plant electrical, mechanical, and other systems, plus general maintenance, with limited supervision.
  • Initiate and complete work orders using the Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS).
  • Study blueprints and manufacturers' manuals to determine correct installation and operation of machinery
  • Install or replace machinery and equipment.
  • Enter codes and instructions to program computer-controlled machinery
  • Repair and maintain the operating condition of industrial production and processing machinery and equipment
  • Participate in production changeovers and adjustments
  • Record repairs and maintenance performed
  • Test machines to confirm the presence or absence of issues, making recommendations for continued operation based on the results
  • Tear down, clean and rebuild equipment on a daily basis to ensure compliance with general safety requirements
  • Use resources available to minimize downtime and maximize running efficiency
  • Transfer tools, parts, equipment and supplies to and from workstations and other areas
  • Assist in monitoring all work performed by outside contractors.
  • Evaluate the efficiency of each machine, making recommendations for practices or upgrades to improve output rates without compromising operator safety
  • Perform market research to identify new machine types and models that will improve the manufacturing process, creating reports to be presented to superiors
  • Demonstrate the correct operation practices to employees who are making mistakes, and train new recruits to operate the machinery safely
  • Follow all applicable rules and procedures, including Lock Out/Tag Out (LOTO), Confined Space Entry, Arc Flash, Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs), Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), and other related programs.
  • Complies with all quality policies, specifications, regulations and instructions
  • Maintain daily machine and equipment cleanliness (5S) along with following preventative maintenance standards
  • Maintain a positive work atmosphere by acting and communicating in a manner so that you get along with co-workers, customers, and management.
  • Continue to grow lean knowledge and use the tools to identify and assist with continuous improvement.

Job Requirements

Experience & Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated knowledge of machines and tools, including their design, use, repair and maintenance including electrical/PLC
  • Demonstrated knowledge of pneumatics, electrical, and control systems.
  • Demonstrated in-depth knowledge of mechanical and electrical systems maintenance.
  • Must have 3-5 years of experience in industrial mechanics
  • Demonstrated ability to use critical thinking and problem-solving to identify solutions or approaches to problems.
  • Must possess strong team skills with the ability to promote clear and thorough communication both written and oral as well as through electronic means.
  • Pro-active, multi-tasked, self-motivated team player and positive attitude is a must.

Certification/Education:

  • Recognized Industrial Mechanic Technician certification required; or
  • Journeyperson from a recognized/accredited state apprenticeship program required
  • Associates Degree in Industrial Maintenance Technology required; Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering-Preferred

Other Duties: Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Demands: This position is very active. 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.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to continually stand. The employee is frequently required to walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms (overhead reaching), requires the ability to lift, carry, push or pull medium weights, up to 75 pounds, and talk or hear. The employee is required to frequently sit; climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision and ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing 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 regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. Requires activities involving being around moving machinery, exposure to marked changes in temperature and humidity, and exposure to fumes or airborne particles.

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