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Multicraft Technician in Sumter, SC at Continental

Date Posted: 6/26/2018

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Multicraft Technician Job Description
Looking for a new challenge with a stable, growing company? Join the Continental family as a Multicraft Technician! Our Multicraft Technicians play a vital and highly valued role in keeping our operations running to support the achievement of the plant’s business goals and objectives. Join our maintenance team and expand your technical knowledge through highly diversified job duties including the installation, troubleshooting, repair, and preventative maintenance of our plant’s tire production equipment according to our safety, predictive, and productive maintenance systems.
Main Responsibilities:
• Install and maintain production equipment, including emergency/unscheduled repairs
• Troubleshoot and repair control devices and motors (110 V AC – 4160 V AC)
• Troubleshoot, program, and repair PLC’s on the shop floor
• Repair relay/limit switch logic devices and electronic control devices that utilize solid state components, transistors, diodes, and VDC, including printed circuit board assemblies
• Maintain power and lighting transformers
• Perform regular preventative maintenance on machines and equipment, including adjustments
• Troubleshoot as a mechanic, using common hand tools to adjust or replace worn and broken parts of a structural, rotating, reciprocating, or running nature
• Perform machinist work, including the use of common machine tools to cut, shape, form, etc.
Read and interpret work orders and equipment manuals to perform required maintenance and service
• Install and maintain piping, both Ferris and NonFerris, screwed, welded, flanged, or otherwise coupled; shutoffs, controls, check valves, traps, and strainers
• Perform carpentry work, using woodworking tools for the purpose of repairing wood structures, construction of crating, cutting of blocking, etc.
• Repair duct work, machinery guards, drip pans, tanks, vent hood, and various other types of equipment using light to medium gauge metal
• Weld (both electric and gas) flat weld and pipe welding in any position
• Follow all plant and environmental policies as well as plant and departmental safety policies
• Perform other duties as directed by the Maintenance Supervisor or Department Manager

Minimum Qualifications:
• AAS Degree in Mechatronics or Electrical, Mechanical, or Industrial Maintenance OR 5 years of work experience in industrial maintenance
• Strong mechanical or electrical aptitude
• Understanding of PLCs
• Ability to use hand tools and precision measuring devices
• Accurate troubleshooting/problem solving skills
• Strong communication and computer skills
Preferred Qualifications:
• AAS Degree in Mechatronics or Electrical, Mechanical, or Industrial Maintenance WITH 4+ years of industrial maintenance experience
Physical Demands:
• Medium to heavy work
• Exposure to heat and dust
• Standing for long periods
• Frequently stooping, twisting, bending, walk long distances, climbing stairs/ladders
• Lifting 50 or more pounds
• Working at heights and outdoors when required
• Wearing respirator, safety equipment, and safety apparatus for above ground work
• Use of full range of motion in both hands and arms with the ability to use both hand and powered tools
• 12-hour rotating shifts
• Not afraid to get dirty


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