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Lead Maintenance Technician - nights


Manufacturing and Production

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Apple Valley

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Branch Information

Minneapolis, MN - Metro - (USA) 222 S 9th St Suite 290 MN Minneapolis , MN - 55402 Phone : 612-375-9200



Job Description

This is a Direct Hire Position with a company that has been named a Star Tribune Top Workplace since 2013, a recipient of the Governor's Safety Award, and has been recognized by Manufacturer's Alliance as the Manufacturer of the Year. The focus on the customer along with the commitment to corporate citizenship and sustainability make this employer an employer of choice in the Twin Cities metro area.

Shift: 6pm-6am, 4 nights on and 4 nights off ($2.00 shift differential + up to $2,000 bonus incentives)


*Performs requirements for the maintenance technician plus, oversees the day-to-day operations of a group of employees including assigning, monitoring and reviewing progress and accuracy of work, directing efforts and providing technical guidance on more complex issues.

*Applies good, advanced trouble shooting techniques. Able to interpret and use technical documentation and schematics to solve operational problems on the production equipment.

*This individual is expected to be the "premium", "go to person" for all the harder trouble shooting problems and other instances where a higher degree of Electrical and Mechanical skill or knowledge is required.

*First line of contact for assigned staff issues to complete them to satisfaction, provide input to TDD, IDP and other performance and development needs.

*Instructs, trains and assists employees with trouble-shooting problems.

*Ensures that paperwork and data entry is accurate and complete.

*Communicates with Production to ensure needs and priorities are being meet.

*Attends meetings and assists in the planning and laying out of projects.Creates, assigns work-orders, monitors back log for opportunities to complete and insures that these work-orders get completed, and follow up to make sure that required repair parts arrive in a timely manner.

Fully engaged in the 5S/lean, tier management for organization, cleans personal and job site areas daily.

*Trains staff on proper Electrical safety procedures and ensures that these and all safety procedures are followed.

Background Profile

*Prefer 1 to 2 years of lead experience

*Requires a high school diploma

*Prefer successfully completed trade school certificate in electrical, hydraulic/pneumatic

*Minimum of 7 years' experience in an industrial maintenance repair position performing in the above scope of work.

*Ability to demonstrate the Technical skills required for this position.

*Ability to be a self-starter and work under minimal supervision.

*Ability to read and comprehend technical instructions.

*Good interpersonal skills with all levels of employees.

*State of Minnesota 'Class A Maintenance' Electrician License (or greater)*Mn Special Engineers License for the low pressure boilers.