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Maintenance Mechanic in Eddystone, PA at Synerfac

Date Posted: 11/19/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description


Our client in the Chester area is currently in need of a Maintenance Mechanic.

The ideal candidate will be responsible for the following duties:

To be part of a team responsible for supporting and safely maintaining the equipment to produce the highest quality product. In performing the above function, GMP practices and HACCP requirements are to be satisfied.

Maintenance and Preventative Maintenance of the companies operations;

Support production by ensuring the safe and proper operation, maintenance, and repair of plant equipment;

Mechanical troubleshooting, i.e. hydraulic and pneumatic, pumps, gear reducers, etc.;

High pressure boiler operations;

Perform duties with or without close supervision;

Coordinate and complete projects, on occasion with outside vendors;

Fabricate parts and perform welding on equipment;

Generate work orders, complete work orders, and close work orders using a computerized maintenance management system;

Communicate with supervisor for direction, to keep supervisor informed of problems and equipment that is not operating properly;

Perform established PM and PdM activities and identify new opportunities for improvement;

Follow all GMP, HACCP and Safety regulations and guide lines

Job Requirements


High school degree, technical school preferred;

Minimum 5 years experience in a manufacturing environment, preferably food processing related.

Welding experience is a huge PLUS

Proficiency in troubleshooting mechanical power transmission systems, i.e. chain drives, gearboxes;

Proficiency in troubleshooting and repair of mechanical equipment, i.e. pumps, seals, bearings, blowers, etc.;

Proficiency in troubleshooting automated processes, installing and repairing new and existing equipment, and responding to machine and equipment issues in all areas of the facility;

Ability to read and follow blue prints, drawings and schematics;

Proficiency in hydraulic and pneumatic troubleshooting

Intermediate computer skills including MS Office, Lotus Notes, etc.;

Must be able to work from an elevated platform;

Must be able to work independently, follow through and complete tasks, and handle a multi-task workload;

Must be able to work as part of a team with little to no supervision;