Maintenance Lead

(#7588) - Texas
Industry: Concrete Block, and Pavers

United Employment Group is seeking a Maintenance Lead in Texas.

Description:

The Industrial Maintenance Mechanic plays an important role in maintaining and repairing our equipment to ensure safe and efficient operation. The successful candidate will need to possess the following disciplines: Mechanical, Hydraulic, Electrical, Pneumatic, Troubleshooting, Fabrication and light machining. This is a great opportunity for a knowledgeable, hardworking skilled Industrial Mechanic to apply his or her skills in a company that offers a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits, team-based environment as well as a safety first mindset.

 

Responsiblities:
  • Responsible for using safety devices and protective equipment and for using safe work practices and methods in the operation of all tools and equipment necessary to complete tasks
  • Maintain, install and repair electrical/electromechanical and mechanical component systems for concrete masonry plant equipment for safe and efficient operations
  • Have the ability to read blueprints and schematics
  • Have the ability to weld and fabricate when needed
  • Works and drives towards a team environment
  • Safely operate motor vehicles and other mobile equipment including man lift, forklift, skid steer, and others as become necessary in the course of plant repair/maintenance
  • Plan work in an effective manner, and keep accurate records of work performed and materials used
  • Performs and drives preventative maintenance on all equipment to help reduce unnecessary downtime.
  • Responsible for correcting and/or reporting any conditions that may be hazardous to employees, contractors etc.
  • Willing to work outside in all types of weather when needed
  • Work safely with members of the maintenance department and all other manufacturing personnel towards the common goal of minimizing downtime and maximizing quality and productivity of the production lines
  • Quickly assess issues during breakdowns and communicates with equipment operators and then applies troubleshooting, diagnostic and knowledge to repair equipment in an efficient manner
  • Building and grounds maintenance
  • Other duties as assigned

 

Qualifications:
  • Thorough knowledge of the principles of electricity and of electrical/electromechanical maintenance methods
  • Knowledge of the rules of safety, especially as they relate to Mechanical and electrical work
  • Skilled in the application of methods used in the trade; use of hand tools, testing equipment, and the safe installation of new and replacement parts
  • Ability to read wiring diagrams, schematics, technical manuals, and to implement that knowledge in safe work practices
  • Basic computer skills
  • Ability to lift 90 lbs
  • Ability to stand, walks, sit, bend, squat, climb, and use arm and hand movements
  • Ability to work at heights on aerial lifts, stepladders and/or extension ladders
  • Ability to respond to emergency calls after normal working hours
  • Ability to work extended hours to meet production demands
  • Valid driver’s license and clean driving record
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