Maintenance Mechanic

Date: Sep 20, 2021

Location: White City, OR, US

Company: Carestream Health

Carestream Health Inc. 

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Position Summary:

The Industrial Maintenance Mechanic position is responsible for the reliability, repair, and maintenance of all production and facility equipment.  The ideal candidate would be certified as full journeyman in Industrial Maintenance Repair but anyone with a strong mechanical aptitude is encouraged to apply.  Additional responsibilities include new equipment installations, maintaining of established preventive and predictive maintenance programs, driving safety & quality, and optimizing plant efficiency.

Position Responsibilities:

• Preventative Maintenance:  Follow instructions and procedures on PM’s, and fix problems found.  Add or delete information to make the PM more pertinent to the task.

• Able to troubleshoot many problems and develop recommendations with other personnel (senior mechanics, engineers).  Must be able to troubleshoot and repair all failures in any equipment or system providing root cause and documenting on how to prevent future failures.

• Fabricate, install, troubleshoot, and repair a wide variety of automated mechanical equipment.

• Lead or assist in the development, installation, and repair of power transmission systems, hydraulic systems, pneumatic systems, ductwork, machine structure, guarding, indexers, cam systems, valves, pulleys, gearboxes, belts, conveyor components, couplings, and shafts and bearings.

Required Skills & Education:

• Demonstrated troubleshooting effectiveness.  A strong ability to locate and diagnose equipment failures and ensure timely corrective action. 

• Ability to work independently; highly self motivated, self directed, and be results oriented.

• Must have a desire to contribute and work in a team environment (lead and interact with operations, maintenance, technical/engineering, and management)

• Constant awareness of updated safety requirements and reinforces importance with others.

• Perform predictive and operational procedures.

• Work Hours:   40 -60 hrs. / week.   12 hour shifts.  (7 am to 7 pm) or (7 pm to 7 am)

Desired Skills:

•             Oregon state classification as a Journeyman Millwright or equivalent is preferred.

•             An equivalent combination of education, certification, and related work experience will also be considered.

•             Fit bearings, align gears and shafts, attach motors, and connect couplings and belts to precise tolerances

•             Read diagrams and schematic drawings and service manuals to determine work procedures

•             Good verbal and written communication skills to write maintenance and corrective action procedures.

•             Familiar in use of equipment including: lathes, drill presses, grinders and belt sanders, vertical band saw, horizontal band saw, milling machines, chop saws, oxy-acetylene torch, plasma cutter, tig welder, mig welder, and stick welder.

Work Environment:

Manufacturing, indoors climate controlled

Physical Requirements:

Standing: 51-75%

Walking: 51-75%

Sitting: 51-75%

Bending: 51-75%

Lifting up to 20 pounds: 1-25%

Lifting 20-35 pounds: 1-25%

Lifting 35-50 pounds: 1-25%

Lifting 50-100 pounds: 1-25%

Carrying, Pushing or Pulling: 1-25%

Carestream is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Carestream is an equal opportunity organization. We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Applying for a job with Carestream

All Carestream employees must complete the on-line application process. Carestream is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you require assistance or an accommodation because of a disability to participate in the application process, please click accommodations

Requisition ID: 1737 

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