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Industrial Maintenance Mechanic (2nd/3rd Split Shift, Training on 1st)

Summary: 
Installs, maintains, and repairs machinery and equipment in building by performing the following duties.
Requirements and Education: 

High school diploma or general education degree (GED). 3 to 5 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination or education and experience.  Must have electrical, hydraulic and mechanical experience.

*Must be a non-smoker to work in chemical production facility.

*Must have a valid driver’s license for forklift operations.

NOTE:  $1,000 Signing Bonus Paid Upon Successful Completion of 90 Day Probationary Period!!!

NOTE:

This position requires applicants to successfully pass a pre-employment, as well as an annual pulmonary function test (PFT).  This position may expose the employee to isocyanates which are chemicals known to be respiratory irritants and sensitizers.  While TSE provides personal protective equipment (PPE) to its employees working around such chemicals, the most current and best available medical data indicate that individuals with pre-existing respiratory conditions including but not limited to asthma, chronic bronchitis, emphysema, and the like are at high risk or experiencing serious, and possibly fatal reactions to isocyanates, even at concentrations below the legally permissible exposure level (PEL).  Therefore, due to this direct threat to their safety, TSE does not hire individuals with pre-existing respiratory conditions to work in this position. 

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 

Visually inspects and tests machinery and equipment. Basic 3 phase and single phase electrical troubleshooting required; as well as AC DRIVES / PLC / Solenoids , Starters.   Listens for unusual sounds from machines or equipment to detect malfunction, and discusses machine operation variations with supervisors or other maintenance workers to diagnose problem or repair machine. Dismantles defective machines and equipment and installs new or repaired parts. Cleans and lubricates shafts, bearings, and other parts or machinery. Repairs and maintains physical structure of establishment.