The Senior Maintenance Technicians are the main responder to emergency situations and will carry out preventive and corrective maintenance at the mechanical and electrical level of the material handling system.
Essential Functions (Job Duties and Responsibilities):
Exercise safe working practice at all times, and comply with Lock-Out/Tag-Out procedures
Troubleshoots, repairs, and maintains machinery and electrical equipment such as motors, electrical circuits, scanners, material handling equipment and conveyor systems in accordance with diagrams, electrical drawings, operational manuals and specifications using hand tools and precision measuring and testing instruments.
Prepare and execute service calls, Emergency Maintenance and Corrective Maintenance
Report service calls internally and to customer
Advise and execute optimization of (sub) systems, consulting the supervisor, control and propose improvements for the quality of the service process
Analyze system performance (and the operator influence)
Occasionally monitor system from Control Room
Develop service supporting tools and means
Un-jam conveyors, as needed
Complete CMMS Service Reports, Parts Usage and Warranty Records
Research and Request spare parts as required
Perform Inventory Counts
Provide Supervisory support as a lead technician
Other duties as assigned
Required Education and Experience:
High School Diploma
Electrical License: Industrial Electrician Trade Certification or Certified Construction/Maintenance Electrician or "Red Seal" Industrial Millwright License is required
Minimum of 3 years’ experience in mechanical or electrical maintenance
Education of and experience with electrical and mechanical drawings/prints
Must possess a valid drivers license
Minimum 1 year CMMS experience
Experience troubleshooting PLC’s
Minimum 3 years of experience of supporting automated systems with a good level of electro-mechanical skills.
Relevant vocational and / or technical qualifications.
Working knowledge of mechanical and electrical (motors, electrical circuits, Scanner systems, and other material handling equipment) and controls (Siemens, Allen Bradley, Device Net) systems
Mechanical fault-finding and fault-rectification skills (gearboxes / bearings / sprockets / drives etc).
Ability to read diagrams, electrical drawings, operation manuals and manufacturers specifications
Knowledge of use of hand tools, precision measuring and standard electrical testing instruments
Flexibility with time, able to shift priorities quickly based on staff and system needs
Team player with strong verbal and written communication skills
Customer and service oriented
Working knowledge of computers and equipment
Ability to solve problems under pressure
Pro-active attitude towards process improvement
Taking the Initiative