Maintenance Apprentice

OnStaff USA | Portage, MI

Posted Date 3/06/2018
Description Maintenance Apprentice

Train on 1st, will move to 2nd or 3rd after 12-24 months $13-$18 an hour based on experience.
SUMMARY
Install and repair electrical systems, apparatus, and electrical and electronic components of industrial machinery and equipment by performing assigned tasks, complying with company policies and quality standards.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

" Install pneumatic, gas, and water lines
" Install new equipment
" Disassembly or relocation of equipment
" Equipment startup and qualification
" Print reading
" Trouble shooting mechanical, pneumatic and hydraulic equipment
" Proficient in using shop machinery equipment
" Understanding of basic and advanced mechanical designs
" Mig and stick welding
" Fabrication of misc. items ( tables, slides, frames)
" Assist with training others in maintenance department
" Competent in measuring parts and verifying dimensions with precise measuring tools in English and Metric.
" Maintain a clean and safe work environment (No food, trash, scrap parts, etc.)
" Follows company policies, procedures, and safety standards at all times. (Gloves, glasses, sleeves, etc.)
" Must have dependable, reliable, on time attendance.
" Ability to perform well in fast paced environment with sense of urgency to meet scheduled daily goals.
" All other duties as assigned by supervisor


KNOWLEDGE AND SKILL REQUIREMENTS

" Basic reading, writing, and math skills required normally acquired through high school diploma or equivalent.
" Minimum of four years' experience as a Maintenance person in a Manufacturing environment, with acute attention to detail.
" Manual dexterity required for operating machinery and computers.
" Observance and adherence to company policies
" Desire to learn new skills and improve technical knowledge.
" Ability to communicate clearly and effectively with co-workers, supervisors, and lead personnel to complete production requirements to service the customer.
" Strong teamwork orientation; willing to train or assist other, less experienced operators.
" Punctual and dependable, placing high priority on producing throughout scheduled hours and excellent attendance

PHYSICAL DEMANDS
" The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by and employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
" While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand; use hands to feel or handle; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to twist, stoop, walk, and carry within the following parameters. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision ability required by this job includes close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

WORKING CONDITIONS
" Working conditions are normal for a manufacturing environment. Work involves lifting of materials and product up to 50 pounds.
" Machinery operation requires the use of safety equipment to include but not limited to; eye safety glasses, hearing protectors, protective shoes/boots. Loose fitting clothes and jewelry are not permitted.
" Employees must demonstrate physical ability to work in a standing position, between 8-12 hours per day.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
" Licensed Journeyman preferred
Category
Trades / Skilled Labor

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Address5207 Portage Rd.
Portage, MI 49002