Wastequip Maintenance Technician in Galt, California
Wastequip Steel Division has an immediate opportunity for a Maintenance Technician to support our Galt, CA, manufacturing operation. The Maintenance Technician will have responsibility for the overall maintenance of the plant.
Pay range: $25-30/HR - Depending on Experience
Ensure the operation of machinery and mechanical equipment by completing preventative maintenance and repairs;
Have the knowledge and ability to trouble shoot and repair production equipment, including welding machines, metal fabricating equipment, overhead cranes, hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical systems,
Control equipment down time by conducting PM inspections and repairs outside of peak production hours;
Experience coordinating repairs with outside contractors and vendors
Provide facility maintenance and repairs as needed;
Complete PM inspections of equipment, facility and safety as indicated;
Track repairs, including cause, down time and repair time.
Completion of technical/vocational industrial maintenance program or related field
Minimum 2+ years related maintenance experience in a manufacturing environment
Ability to read and understand blue prints, electrical and hydraulic diagrams and equipment specifications
Proficient with hand and power tools, metal working tools and welding equipment
Electrical skills with 480V 3ph
Prior welding experience and forklift operating is a plus
Strong verbal and written communication skills a must
Strong computer skills
Experience with PM programs
Working knowledge of related regulations such as OSHA, NEC, NFPA, ANSI and state/local codes.
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