Doherty Staffing Solutions

Maintenance Technician

Location
Osseo, Minnesota
Salary
Depending on Qualifications
Posted
Jul 18, 2017
Closes
Aug 18, 2017
Ref
145462
Job Type
Employee
Employment Status
Full Time
Maintenance Technician

Doherty is currently partnering with a leader in materials manufacturing and analytical Services in Brooklyn Park, MN. We are seeking Maintenance Technicians on 3rd shift for this exciting opportunity. Compensation starts at $24.00 per hour or more.

Maintenance Technician Duties:
  • Setup, maintain, support, troubleshoot, repair and/or replace industrial plastic processing and associated machinery.
  • -- Includes: Extruders, molders, feeders, pumps, vacuum systems, electronics (digital and analog), gauges, controls, etc.
  • Participate in execution and improvement of equipment and facility preventative maintenance program and tasks.
  • Support development, analytical and engineering projects.
  • Support inventory of standard, expandable and specialty parts and tools to ensure equipment operation.
  • Communicate directly with vendors and equipment suppliers on getting quotes.
  • Secondary Responsibilities
  • Adhere to all quality and safety standards.
  • Promote associate growth and development within the operation team
  • Provide assistance with continuous improvement efforts related to production
  • Support to maintain safe and productive work areas (production, analytical, offices and shop).
  • Other responsibilities as assigned by Maintenance and Facilities Manager
  • Direction of Others / Management
  • Reports to Maintenance and Facilities Manager
  • Shift / Time Management
  • All Shifts (Flexible, as negotiated)
  • Estimated: 90% Floor, 10% Office
Maintenance Technician Requirements:
  • High school diploma, GED or equivalent required. Some post-secondary education or military experience preferred.
  • 3+ years of experience in maintenance and repair of industrial plastics processing equipment and assorted machinery.
  • Basic knowledge of mechanical, electrical, electronic, hydraulic, pneumatic and heat exchange systems operation and repair.
  • Basic familiarity with operation and repair of controls and drives (PLC, motor drives, etc.)
  • Able to read, reference and follow manuals and schematics for equipment operation and repair.
  • Strong capabilities with wide range of tools (hand, power, machining, welding, cutting, measuring and gauging, etc.)
  • Self-motivated, punctual and flexible to work off-shift hours if requested.
  • Ability to work alone and in small teams with good interpersonal skills.

Contact
To apply for the Maintenance Technician position, please click Apply Now and complete our mobile-friendly online application. For questions or if you need further information about the Mechanical Assembler position, please call or text our Twin Cities North Metro in Brooklyn Park at 952-835-8883