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Multi-Craft Maintenance Technician

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Date: Dec 20, 2018

Location: Ashland City, TN, US, 37015

Company: A. O. Smith Corporation

Primary Function

The Multicraft Maintenance Technician inspects, installs, maintains, and repairs machinery, equipment, facilities, plumbing, electrical and other systems through advanced level maintenance.  The Maintenance Department operates on the Pitman Fixed Schedule System (12-hour shifts) and starting pay is between $25 and $28 per hour, depending on experience and qualifications.

Responsibilities

  1. Troubleshoot and repair electrical, electronic, hydraulic, mechanical, pneumatic, heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC), plumbing fixtures and systems.
  2. Determine proper layout, assembly, and installation of related systems.
  3. Work with outside contractors on major machine repair and rebuilding.
  4. Recognize root causes for machine performance, makes recommendations and prepares necessary corrective action.
  5. Make recommendations and follows through on the installation, programming, or repairing of automated machinery and equipment.
  6. Understand Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) and control circuits.
  7. Make recommendations or assists in scheduling and performing preventive maintenance.
  8. Must be able to make quick, educated decisions and work well under pressure.
  9. Responsible for general safe practices and cleanliness of work area and machinery.
  10. Responsible for quality and quantity of work performed.
  11. Responsible for any other duties as assigned by supervision, either from communication through the department Leader or directly.

Qualifications

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience working in an industrial maintenance or related environment with a working knowledge of electrical, hydraulics, pneumatics, mechanical, HVAC and plumbing  systems.
  • Certification in at least three of the following: electrical, hydraulics, HVAC, or pneumatics systems.
  • May substitute experience while working towards certification requirements.
  • High School Diploma required, Associate’s or Bachelor’s Degree preferred.
  • Experience with SAP is highly desirable.
  • Welding certification and prior experience operating a forklift is highly desirable.

Physical Requirements

  • Loud noises and limited exposure to dust and fumes.
  • Must be able to push/pull up to 75 lbs.
  • Must wear required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) such as steel-toe shoes/boots, ear and eye protection.  
  • Prolonged periods of sitting/standing and frequent bending and reaching.
  • The employee frequently is required to walk; reach with hands and arms; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear.
  • The employee is occasionally exposed to high, precarious places; fumes or airborne particles; outside weather conditions; risk of electrical shock; and vibration.
  • The employee must be able to lift and/or move up to 20 pounds overhead and maneuver various parts weighting up to 50 lbs.
  • Use of wrenching, impacting, and/or vibrating tools (manual and automatic) is required occasionally for extended periods of time.
  • Variable hot and cold working environment.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts.

We Offer

We Offer:  Competitive base salary and comprehensive benefits plans which include medical and dental insurance, company-sponsored life insurance, retirement security savings plan, short- and long-term disability programs and tuition assistance.


Nearest Major Market: Nashville

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