We are seeking a Maintenance worker for our hops processing plant located in Yakima, WA. The Maintenance workers reports directly to the Maintenance Supervisor.
The primary responsibilities include:
ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITES
Tests equipment for proper operation prior to production. Ensures all equipment is safely and properly assembled, and ready for production operation. Test equipment after repairs, changeovers or extended downtime.
Sets up and operates equipment and adjusts controls that regulate operational functions to ensure proper and safe operation according to manufacture specifications.
Ensures Lockout/Tagout procedures are followed by plant personnel during cleaning, inspecting and any equipment maintenance.
Wears personal protective equipment such as: gloves, eye protection, and respiratory equipment as needed for a particular job.
Follows all safety rules regarding machine operation and proper guarding.
Identify any equipment problems and inform management to ensure that necessary repairs can be scheduled.
Checks schedule to determine machinery to be cleaned and necessary cleaning supplies and equipment.
Removes parts and dismantles equipment as required for proper cleaning. Cleans machines and equipment of dust, dirt, debris, including any filters or screens. Disposes of cleanup residue in proper containers according to plant procedures.
Is responsible for taking care of maintenance areas and electrical areas, keeping work area in neat condition.
Ability to learn and follow a set procedure for cleaning equipment.
Maintains cleaning equipment, power tools, and maintenance tools in proper working order.
Lubricate production and mechanical equipment moving parts as specified in company lubrication and machine maintenance instructions.
Changes oil in machine reservoirs and gearboxes or cleans and replaces oil filters as required.
Installs, replaces, or changes machine parts and attachments, according to production specifications.
Dismantles equipment, remove parts such as motors, gearboxes, bearings, etc. and reassembles using hand tools, chain falls, jacks, hoist, etc.
Cleans machine and machine parts, using cleaning solvent, cloth, air gun, hose, vacuum, or other equipment.
Collects and discards worn machine parts and other garbage to maintain machinery and work areas in clean, organized, and efficient manner.
Transport machine parts, tools, equipment, and other material between work areas and storage using forklift, or other means.
Performs work requiring knowledge of principles of operation of electrical equipment.
Fabricates parts as ability allows using machine and hand tools common to the trade.
QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:
· Minimum of 5 years’ experience
· Electrical background a plus
· Familiar with: Pneumatics, Hydraulics, Boiler operations and refrigeration.
This job operates in a production environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers and filing cabinets.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and reach with hands and arms.
This is a working supervisory role. Focused on physically supporting and maintaining the production process. This would require the ability to lift material and work on your feet for the majority of the work day.
POSITION TYPE/EXPECTED WORK HOURS:
This is a full time position. Evenings, nights and weekend work may be required as job duties demand. A full, deluxe benefit package will be included.
S.S Steiner is an equal opportunities employer and operates drug-free facilities. A competitive benefits package will be available to the right candidate.
Job Type: Full-time
maintenance: 5 years (Required)
United States (Preferred)
Location: Yakima, WA
Application Method: Online
Base Pay: DOQ