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Maintenance Technician I - (13537)

Company: Silgan Closures
Location: Kingsport
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

Job Title Maintenance Technician I Job Type Full-time Education Associate Degree Location KINGSPORT, TN 37660 US (Primary) Career Level Experienced (Non-Manager) Category Manufacturing and Production Date Needed By 3/31/2023 Shift Type 12 hour crew Travel 0 - 10% Job Description Silgan PCS, under the umbrella of Silgan Holdings, is a plastic enclosure manufacturing facility located in the beautiful mountains of northeast Tennessee, and is looking to add to the team. We currently have two locations in Kingsport, TN, and employ over 175 people. We service and make caps for the milk, water and juice industries. Our facility and product line are growing, as are the opportunities. Come join us! Position Summary : The Maintenance Breakdown Technician is responsible for troubleshooting and repairs on injection and compression molding equipment, secondary and conveyance equipment, including assemblers, inserters, printers, labelers, robots, etc. The Maintenance Technician is also able to perform setups, changeovers, adjustments, maintenance, repair and operations of various types of equipment to include assembly, subassembly, printing, and/or packaging machines. The company scope includes injection and compression molding operations and automation equipment in the manufacture of components serving FDA regulated markets. This is a high-speed and a controlled manufacturing environment (CME). Job Requirements ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: This role is responsible for fixing equipment in order to maintain operational efficiency in the plant. Works closely with the shift supervisor, Process Technicians, and operators to ensure machines are working properly and producing quality product.* Must be able to proficiently operate molding machines, conveyance equipment, robots and auxiliary equipment to diagnose malfunctions, and to affect repairs* Troubleshoots and locates the source of the problem by observing the operation of the equipment* Troubleshoot and diagnose pneumatic, hydraulic, or mechanical malfunctions on a variety of equipment QUALIFICATIONS: * Must be accurate and trustworthy with a positive attitude that embraces change and continuous improvement in a fast paced and dynamic environment* Technical degree preferred or equivalent experience (3-5 years) in an industrial manufacturing environment* Excellent verbal and written communication skills* Excellent personal leadership and organizational skills* Thorough understanding of electrical and mechanical maintenance required* Job description physical requirements* Performance and attendance issues in the last 12 months (cannot be on second written warning). LIMITATIONS AND DISCLAIMER The above job description is meant to describe the general nature and level of work being performed; it is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required for the position. All job requirements are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. Silgan endeavors to provide reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities to perform their essential job duties as long as the accommodation does not pose an undue hardship on the company's operations and does not pose a direct threat of substantial harm to the employee or others. This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform other job-related duties requested by their supervisor in compliance with Federal and State Laws. Requirements are representative of minimum levels of knowledge, skills and/or abilities. To perform this job successfully, the employee must possess the abilities or aptitudes to perform each duty proficiently. Continued employment remains on an "at-will" basis. Silgan is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider applicants for all positions without regard to actual or perceived race, color, religious creed, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, ancestry, genetic characteristics, cancer diagnosis or history, marital status, or disability, military service or veterans' status, pregnancy, childbirth, or related conditions, reproductive health decision making, genetic information, or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, local laws and ordinances. Silgan is a drug-free workplace.EEO/M/W/Vet/Disability PDN-992339b8-a331-46c0-b6c8-3de9857f2cdb

Keywords: Silgan Closures, Kingsport , Maintenance Technician I - (13537), Professions , Kingsport, Tennessee

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