Repair/Maintenance Technician



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Lake Charles, LA - (USA) One Lakeshore Dr Suite 1520 LA Lake Charles , LA 70629

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Repair/Maintenance Technician - 1st Shift (9761429)

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* Troubleshoot and replace defective electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic, and mechanical components

* Obtain measurements and readings using electrical and mechanical testing instruments, including digital multi meters, meggers, amp meters, ohm meters, and phase rotation meters

* Perform a variety of other maintenance tasks, such as electrical preventative maintenance, tagout/ lock-out, disconnecting and removing motors, and responding to equipment down emergencies

* Examine various electrical systems and make recommendations for new equipment, repairs, and modifications

* Maintain records of maintenance and repair work; prepare reports, documentation, and correspondence

* Draw and read electrical and mechanical schematics, blueprints, and/or diagrams

* Test and maintain electric motors, variable frequency drives, alarms, and control systems to ensure proper working condition

* Perform preventive maintenance (PM's) on equipment

* Repair and overhaul equipment to close tolerances with attention to detail

* Effectively communicate with supervisor/machine operators on the root cause of machine issues

* Perform mechanic skills including, but not limited to, mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic, troubleshooting and repair of production machines at the component level

* Able to collaboratively prioritize tasks by what will make the greatest impact on departmental goals

* Ability to program and troubleshoot PLC, AC, and servo drives

* Knowledgeable in calibrating analog and digital devices

* Read and interpret equipment manuals, work orders to perform required service maintenance, and electrical schematics

* Knowledge of the National Electric Code as it pertains to the facility and machines within the plant

* Use a variety of hand and power tools, electric meters and material handling equipment in performing duties

* Comply with safety regulations and maintain clean and orderly work areas

* Other duties and responsibilities as assigned by the Manager Start Time: 12:00 AM