Machinist/Mechanic - Toppenish, WA

Employer: Silgan

Job Description:
Job Title
Production Mechanic (Toppenish, WA)
Job Type
High School
TOPPENISH, WA 98948 US (Primary)
Career Level
Entry Level
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair
Date Needed By
Shift Type

0 - 10%
Job Description
Silgan Containers, the largest manufacturer of metal food cans in the United States, is recruiting for a Production Machinist/Mechanic at our Toppenish, WA, Manufacturing Plant. The successful candidate within a team environment, will perform the functions of a skilled Machinist/Mechanic capable of operating all necessary machines in our high speed production facility

Essential Job Functions:
Machinist/Mechanics operate the production lines as well as make all required line adjustments. Will perform all routine line maintenance, troubleshoot malfunctions and perform equipment overhauls. Responsible for maintaining product quality and following all Silgan policies and procedures related to quality.
Assist all production and electrical/mechanical personnel as needed.
Operate mobile equipment, including forklifts, lifts, and booms to assist with all production work.
Adhere to all safety regulations, guidelines, JSA's, policies, procedures, and/or directives. Employ safe work habits at all times. Report any hazards to supervision without delay. Exercise proper care and protection of company property.
Must have good trouble shooting skills, ability to diagnose and complete repairs in emergency situations.
Must be able to take direction as well as be self-motivated when working alone.
Perform other duties as directed by supervision.
Job Requirements

Education: High School Diploma or Equivalent

Experience: Five years production experience; Will consider a formal Technical degree and applicable experience

Required Skills:
Experience working with: engineering drawings/sketches, micrometers, dial indicators and other precision measuring instruments.
Ability to read blueprints and drawings, handbook specifications, equipment manuals, parts lists and other material related to the trade.
Demonstrate necessary mathematical ability regarding fractions, decimals, complex angles and radii.

Physical Requirements: Ability to kneel, stoop, crawl, squat and stand for extended periods of time while performing job duties (up to 12-hours a day). Ability to push, pull, bend, climb, walk, and lift on a continuous basis (up to 12-hours a day). Be able to lift a minimum of 75 pounds overhead on an occasional basis. Possess excellent hand-eye coordination, adequate dexterity and strength in order to maintain and operate equipment. Required to wear personal protection equipment.

Contact Person:
Location: Toppenish, WA
Application Method: Online
Base Pay: $22.20/hour

Posted on January 06, 2020
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