Maintenance Technician - 2nd and 3rd shift
Location: Grand Rapids
Posted on: October 13, 2019
Maintenance Technician - 2nd and 3rd shift
Largely responsible for troubleshooting and repair of this
assisting with tasks which go beyond the scope of knowledge of the
classifications, suggesting methods of process improvement,
of machine installations, and suggesting and implementing
A basic expectation of employee performance is the consistent
company rules and regulations concerning attendance, dress, safety,
maintenance guidelines, teamwork, Employee Handbook policies,
Quality standards and respect for others. These are critical to
and employee in the organization. Employees must meet these
order to be eligible for a salary increase.
SPECIFIC JOB RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTY EXAMPLES:
Troubleshooting and repair
Ability to troubleshoot/ service intermediate to complex electrical
machine controls circuits defined as:
Conveyor drive system,
Motor starter circuits including Variable Frequency Drives,
Equipment wiring/ grounding techniques,
A/C & D/C Electronic concepts
Proficient in Hydraulics, Pneumatics/Vacuum
Completion of service documentation
Performing major repairs/rebuilds
Participating and assisting in machine installations; Suggesting
implementing machinery upgrades/ improvements
Identifying opportunities for and helping to implement process
Assisting with retrofit, rebuild, upgrade, automation, and machine
Assisting in the training of teammates Scheduling and monitoring
Preventative Maintenance programs
Read/interpret relay and PLC ladder logic.
1. Identifying opportunities for and implementing automation and
2. Managing retrofit, rebuild and upgrade projects
3. Set-up and adjustment changeover
4. Development of Preventative Maintenance programs
5. Knowledge of PLC programming and debugging
6. Assisting with the maintenance of machine documentationSpecific
Cell Maintenance Technicians Level 1 need to work effectively well
peers in a team environment with very little supervision and
expected to make suggestions for process improvement and assist
making the processes/equipment more efficient.
Responsible for providing costs, timing, and resources needed
equipment/process improvements suggestions and implementations.
able to complete projects within agreed upon timing and budget.
Ability to complete service documentation and other paperwork
to duties performed. This will include work orders/service
purchase requisitions, and any other forms/documentation requested
the department manager and/or team leader.
Responsible for troubleshooting and repair of machine problems.
includes utilizing all resources available in order to problem
I.E. documentation, telephone support, or the help of a co-worker
Must possess and demonstrate aptitude in the following skill areas
indicated in the secondary skills of PLC programming and debugging
or possess advanced skills in either the mechanical,
electrical, or machine controls skill area.
Responsible for utilizing material and human resources to
timely, cost effective, quality results in the completion of
This includes selecting the correct and best parts and tools,
recognizing and utilizing the strengths of co-workers.
Responsible for performing major repairs/rebuilds. In general,
considered major repairs would require extensive disassembly
re-assembly of one or more mechanical systems, or those requiring
high level of knowledge or skill.
Responsible for learning automation techniques and becoming
with current machinery and control technologies. These technicians
be expected to effectively assist in the design, build,
and testing of machinery and/or control systems.
Responsible for the scheduling and monitoring of Preventative
Maintenance programs. Will assist with the development of PM
Must be capable of working as an effective member of a team,
knowledge, workload, and responsibility.
Participating and assisting in the training of teammates.
Responsible for acquiring and possessing a set of hand tools
to perform the daily tasks required. Some specialty tools, test
equipment, reference materials will be provided by Ranir.
Must be willing and able to assist with tasks outside of this
classification when necessary, either solely or as part of a
team.KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:Maintenance Technicians must
have a thorough working knowledge
including primary mechanical, electrical, and machine controls.
-- Must have 2 to 4 years formal education in industrial and/or
maintenance from an accredited community college technical center
approved recognized apprenticeship program.
o OR at least 2 to 5 years applicable work experience.
-- Ability to understand and follow written and oral work
English, such as safety, quality, and GMP guidelines
-- Ability to complete service documentation and other paperwork
duties performed. This includes ability to read and comprehend
orders/service reports, purchase requisitions and any other
forms/documentation requested by the department manager and/or team
-- Must possess and demonstrate aptitude in the mechanical and
machine controls and hydraulics, pneumatics/vacuum primary
-- Must be familiar with current machinery and control
technicians will be expected to effectively assist in the design,
programming, and testing of machinery and/or control systems.
Must be computer literate.
-- Lift from floor to shoulder and carry up to 30 pounds
-- Push a wheeled cart of tools around floor
-- Reach away from body with forward full arm extension, including
forward and back movement with 3 pound ratchet
Frequent twisting and bending at waist to pick up items on
-- Perform simple grasping with both hands for extended periods
-- Stand or walk throughout majority of shift
-- Walk between machines throughout majority of shift
Pull 200-700 pounds using a hand jack
Perform occasional climbing
-- Fabrication skills, including the ability to weld (MIG &
(welding certification required)
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