Machine Setup Technician I

The Maintenance Tech I is responsible for troubleshooting and repairing equipment, conducting preventive maintenance, other duties assigned. Maintenance Tech I is responsible to know how to set-up every production line and adjust all fills, label machines and coders.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Adheres to lockout tagout procedures.
  • Perform minor building, HVAC, plumbing, electrical and painting repairs as necessary.
  • Respond quickly in the event of an emergency, notify appropriate personnel and follow safety protocol.
  • Perform other maintenance duties as requested.
  • Know how to quickly set up all machines, adjust fills, program coders, label machines.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required

  • 3 to 5 years experience in a compounding or mixing environment.
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent.
  • Must be able to read and comprehend written and oral instructions including safety rules, operating procedures, batch recipes and material identification.
  • Must have mathematical skills to add, subtract, multiply, and divide as well as making the necessary conversions.
  • Able to handle 55 gallon drums and powder bags up to 60 lbs.
  • Able to walk and stand for long periods of time.
  • Must be certified to operate a towmotor, a sit-down as well as a stand-up.
  • Must have basic computer skills
  • Displays good troubleshooting skills.