Maintenance Tech A

Palmetto, GA 30268

Posted: 05/05/2023 Industry: Warehouse Job Number: CH24563355

Job Description


Maintenance Technician A 
This position represents a technician skilled in one or possibly several trades.  A-level Maintenance technicians perform various tasks with an electrical focus in the repair and maintenance of machinery, facilities, and equipment. The technician exercises technical independence in determining work methods and procedures with tasks ranging from reading blueprints and installing new electrical devices to troubleshooting complex system issues. Advancement to this position requires successful completion of the standardized mechanical aptitude test, an electrical test, and interview process. 
What you will do:
  • Exhibit proven troubleshooting skills in all aspects of distribution center maintenance including PLC Control Logic, electrical, mechanical, and analytical areas of the business. Use electronic/electrical knowledge to troubleshoot system problems.
  • Lead safe work practice behaviors by demonstrating safety in implementation of tasks and understanding safety considerations related to equipment installations and troubleshooting. 
  • Troubleshoot equipment-related problems and process performance related issues in order to determine the root cause(s) of a particular request or incident. Use systematic troubleshooting methods to determine the key root cause. Apply good judgment to choosing solutions.   
  • Assist in testing and calibrating electrical, pneumatic, and HVAC controls under operating conditions with or without assistance from specialized contractor(s).
  • Install electrical conduit, wiring, control panels, data lines, switching devices, PLC’s, controls, fixtures, motors, outlets, and other such equipment in accordance with applicable codes such as NEC, UL, and NFPA, as necessary. Demonstrate leadership in this capacity through work area and project cleanliness, neatness, and standardization of installation behaviors. 
  • Perform diagnostic tests, maintain, and evaluate equipment performance using instruments such as voltmeters, pyrometers, pressure gauges, tachometers, light meters, thermal imagers, potentiometers, multi-meters, and other instrumentation devices.
  • Test, calibrate, and repair pneumatic controls, HVAC controls, pumps, fans, valves, PLC’s electronic eyes, photo-eyes/photocells, emitters/receivers, motors, and motor starters/inverters, relays, etc. in order to return equipment to operational status.
  • Conduct routine preventative maintenance inspection of assigned equipment, report findings and take corrective actions if possible. Record findings in CMMS.
What you need:    
  • Must stay abreast of changing technology and work in a fast-paced environment
  • Must be able to crawl, bend, lift up to 50 lbs., climb, and work at up to 50 ft. heights
  • Must be able to distinguish different wire colors
  • Must be able to stand most or all of shift in a wide range of temperatures
  • Must have 5-7 years mechanical maintenance, carpentry, plumbing, conveyors, and sortation experience in a distribution environment. A minimum of two (2) years proven, demonstrated and verifiable electrical electronic experience is desired.
  • Understand PLC programming and controls in an automated environment
What's in it for you:
  • $31.00/hr.
  • Direct Hire
  • Weekly Pay
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