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Lead Maintenance Technician in Culpeper, VA at Continental

Date Posted: 12/18/2018

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Job Description

Basic Function and Scope of Responsibilities:

Use leadership skills to aide in decreasing of mean time to repair, and the increasing of mean time between failures. Follow up on daily priorities assigned to maintenance technicians. Report machine and project status at daily Business plan deployment meetings.
This position will be responsible for standard operating/production procedures, safety, quality control, cost,
delivery and continuous improvement initiatives within the Maintenance Department. This position
provides maintenance support to all areas of operation and will be responsible for the supervision of
Team Members assigned to the designated area.
Will be responsible for planning, monitoring and supervising all activities associated with Team
Members of the assigned area.
Responsible for maintaining efficiencies and team measurable's through maintenance principles and
practices, human resources planning, and flexibility.
Assist in troubleshooting and repairing mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic and electrical/electronic
equipment including but not limited to programmable controls, numeral controls, power supplies,
drives, gages and test equipment.
Plans and performs work requiring a thorough knowledge of electrical/electronic and mechanical
theories and principles, writing specifications, local and national electrical codes, properties of various
materials, and principles of operation and application of electronic equipment.
Installs, starts up and shuts down equipment in accordance with company safety procedures for
machine activation and shutdown and in line with OSHA requirements.
Advises operators and line mechanics of operation procedures and requirements for working safely
with electrical/electronic and mechanical equipment and components.
Informs appropriate management and line mechanics of potential electrical/mechanical problems and
inherent dangers involved.
Maintains company­required performance and maintenance records for identified equipment.
Performs preventive maintenance functions as directed.
Perform or assist in fabrication, preventative maintenance and routine machine checks.
Assists maintenance personnel with technical troubleshooting.
Assists and trains other maintenance and/or other technical level employees. Will assist in planning
and facilitating new and existing associate training.
Perform or assist in fabrication, preventative maintenance and routine machine checks.
Participate in a teamwork atmosphere and contribute to various continuous improvement projects and
Kaizen activities, such as standardized work improvements, cost­downs or other improvement
activities, etc.
Will promote and maintain a clean, organized and safe work environment through 5s activities and be
responsible for proper material storage and waste disposal.
Involved in long­term planning in relation to major projects, equipment installation, property
improvements, etc.
Successfully lead and function within a team environment and be able to adapt to change.
This position will be predominantly assigned to the indicated shift, but must be able to work any shift
and overtime as needed.
Responsible for all necessary reporting and required paperwork.
Receptive to training and performing functions in multiple areas.
Communicate effectively with others at various levels using both oral and written communication skills.
Performs other duties as required.

Must have supervisory knowledge in a manufacturing environment, specifically within a maintenance
Must possess strong maintenance ability and aptitude to apply mechanical and electrical/electronic
Maintenance­Team Leader Job Description
principles in various troubleshooting

Ability to work 12 hours standing and walking on concrete floors, with potential overtime requirement’s. Ability to frequently lift 25 lbs. This role requires frequent bending, stooping, lifting, pulling and pushing. Ability to perform mathematical calculations and utilize independent judgment.
Ability to work well with and lead others.


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