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Production Maintenance Tech IV
Ref No.: 18-05072
Location: WINSTON SALEM, North Carolina
Work Authorization:USC/Green Card
Temp to perm for the right candidate, after 90 days on assignment.
  • Typical work schedule is Monday – Friday, 2nd shift hours may vary based on business demand.
This manufacturing maintenance technician is responsible for providing an advanced level of expertise in responding to work orders, troubleshooting, and providing preventive and corrective maintenance on the production equipment and systems in a large industrial environment.
Must have the ability to diagnose and troubleshoot industrial production equipment and systems such as machine tools, robotics, pumps, bearings, blowers, fans, gearboxes, air handlers and other equipment as required. Perform all aspects of preventive and corrective electrical / mechanical maintenance on all production related industrial systems including, but not limited to: CNC machinery, robotics, pneumatics, hydraulics, conveyors and coolant systems.
Must have the ability to troubleshoot and repair PLC controlled equipment using Siemens S7-300, Allen Bradley, PLC-5, 500, variable frequency drives, such as Allen Bradley, Fanuc, Client and Mitsubishi.
  • Demonstrates advanced knowledge of and ability to diagnose low voltage and 4-20ma service.
  • Demonstrates s trong knowledge of metrology practices and theories , including experience with indicators, micrometers, dial gages, gauge blocks, marble plate; lasers; hydraulic or lubrication pressures; and surface finishes.
The Production Maintenance Technician IV must have the ability to identify and correct any safety-related issues and perform independent equipment evaluations to identify potential equipment failures. General Maintenance of equipment will also be required.
  • Diagnoses, troubleshoots, maintains, and repairs CNC machinery, robotic systems, pneumatic and/or hydraulic systems; conveyors; overhead cranes.
  • Troubleshoots and repairs heat exchange equipment.
  • Troubleshoots, repairs, and maintains PLC controlled machines.
  • Demonstrates ability to utilize meggers, voltmeters, multi-meters, etc.
  • Performs plumbing and hydraulic hose repairs.
  • Troubleshoots and repairs basic electrical issues.
  • Performs preventive maintenance on process/production equipment as scheduled in the Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS).
  • Creates and modifies site operations procedures for equipment and recommends facilities reliability improvements.
  • Responds and provides service and feedback to the customer on all work orders while assuring compliance to codes, regulations and industry standards.
  • Recommends activities to improve maintenance methods and equipment performance.
  • Analyzes and resolves work problems, or assists workers in solving work problems.
  • Understands company policies and enforces safety regulations.
  • Safely performs functions of the position including following proper safety guidelines such as job hazard analysis and lockout/tagout procedures and wearing PPE as required.
  • Promotes and adheres to Client Safety Structure.
  • Demonstrates attention to detail, good comprehensive and analytical skills, and excellent organizational skills.
  • Maintains a strict schedule in order to be successful in the assignment, yet demonstrates flexibility in the day-to-day activities and scheduling for the benefit of the customer.
  • Other duties as assigned by Manager or Supervisor
Minimum Requirements:
  1. High school diploma or demonstrated equivalent.
  2. Five years of experience as an electrical or mechanical maintenance technician in a manufacturing / production environment, or demonstrated equivalent combination of education and experience.
  3. Must have the ability to work in an aerial lift or scissor lift at heights up to 30 feet or higher.
Additional Information:
  • Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test.
  • This position may require a valid Driver's License.
  • This position does not include sponsorship for United States work authorization.
  • This position will require the ability to obtain a security access badge at our client's location.
  • This position may require various shifts, weekends, and alternative work schedules.
Physical Requirements:
  • Requires the ability to regularly lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Requires the ability to regularly climb extension ladders, roof ladder, stepladders, and stairs at least 10 times during shift.
  • Requires the flexibility to bend/stoop, squat repetitive during shift.
  • Requires the ability to regularly kneel repetitive for shift.
  • Requires the ability to move in a 90-degree fashion on a repetitive basis for shift.
  • Requires the ability to stretch/reach on a repetitive basis for shift.
  • Requires the ability to walk extensively throughout the plant during shift.
  • Requires the use of a Company/Client approved utility knife.
  • Requires the ability to differentiate colors pertaining to wire color-coding.
  • Some tasks will require repetitive wrist movement.
  • Requires the ability to interact with all clients in a professional and friendly manner despite periods of stress.
Special Requirements:
  • Wear steel toe safety shoes, safety glasses, gloves, hard hats and other Personal Protective Equipment as needed.
  • Cope with demands (stressors) that are associated with the job and/or the work environment so that acceptable levels of performance and overall contribution are maintained.
Preferred Qualifications
Preferred Qualifications:
  1. Associate's degree in electrical engineering or an electrical field related to production maintenance.
  2. Experience troubleshooting and maintaining machine Tools in a heavy machining environment
  3. Experience troubleshooting and diagnosing Allen Bradley PLC's such as SLC 500, SLC 5000, Micro Logix, Control Logix, etc.
  4. Experience troubleshooting and diagnosing CNC and Robotic machine systems.
  5. Experience troubleshooting and diagnosing Variable Frequency Drives.
  6. Experience troubleshooting and repairing Components up to 480V 3 Phase.
  7. Experience in troubleshooting or calibrating 4-20mA circuits and components.
  8. Experience with metrology practices and theories.
  9. Experience with SAP.
Other Attributes:
  • Must be willing to work overtime when required. May be required to work holidays and weekends.