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Facilities Technician

1st shift
Summary: 
Maintain plant, work areas and grounds by performing the following duties.
Requirements and Education: 

High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

*Must be a non-smoker.
*Must have a valid driver’s license for forklift operation.

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: 

Paints and performs structural repairs to masonry, woodwork and furnishings of buildings. Maintain grounds, such as mowing lawns, trimming hedges, removing weeds, taking and disposing of refuse. Perform general cleaning and up keep of buildings, including buffing, dusting, sweeping, mopping, vacuuming and washing windows. Assist other departmental requests, including moving furniture and unloading and storing supplies. Notify management concerning the need for major repairs or additions to lighting, heating and ventilation of equipment. Requisitions tools, equipment and supplies. Perform preventative maintenance on machinery and equipment; clean and lubricate shafts, bearings, gears and other parts of machinery. Perform miscellaneous duties such as changing light bulbs, air filters, etc.