Manufacturing Maintenance Tech Needed


Manufacturing and Production

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Salary Range

USD50000-55000 per year

No. of Openings


Branch Information

Shelby Township, MI - (USA) 47077 Hayes Road MI Shelby Township , MI 48316


(586) 566-6950

Job Description

Manpower is currently seeking an experienced Manufacturing Maintenance Technician. Our client is located in Warren MI This will be a direct hire position and will require an updated resume and in-person interview with our client. Some of the duties will include repairing CNC and Drill Press machines, welding units and forklifts. Ability to communicate effectively with other department heads is a must. Some of the other duties and responsibilities will include…

Carefully read manuals of equipment and interpret them to understand how to operate and maintain them properly

* Inspect newly acquired equipment upon arrival, checking every part to be sure that they are working and meet up with industry standards before they are put to use in the factory

* Read work orders to confirm the production task is within the capacity of the factory's equipment in order to abide by manufacturers' guidelines; make provision for alternate equipment to handle big production tasks to prevent wearing out

* Strictly abide by safety regulations during manufacturing activities, keeping equipment in check to avoid mechanical hazards that could cause harm to operators and workers

* Teach workers how to operate equipment to avoid pressing the wrong buttons that could trigger accidents, which could lead to casualties

* Enroll for continuous training and education on technical maintenance practices so as to be updated with the latest maintenance techniques and be able to keep equipment in the best possible conditions

* Carry out routine servicing of all equipment and machinery as part of measures to prevent breakdowns and malfunctions, which could thwart production activities

* Keep record of maintenance activities to track the lifespan of equipment. When equipment breakdown continues too frequently after repeated fixing, it will need to be replaced

* Troubleshoot equipment to determine specific malfunctioning issues and tackle them accordingly

* Communicate with management or clients to inform them about equipment faults and best maintenance techniques to implement for maximum performance

* Prioritize daily work orders according to their level of importance


The following are key skills, knowledge, and abilities which maintenance technicians are required to have to be effective on the position:

* Knowledge of mechanical maintenance process

* Critical thinking ability to troubleshoot and detect malfunctioning

* Possess the discipline to execute tasks without procrastination

* Good time management to work at a good pace, executing word orders and demands

* Ability to handle basic tools