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Plastic Manufacturing Maintenance Mechanic

Company: Pexco LLC
Location: Tacoma
Posted on: May 17, 2022

Job Description:

Job Description This position is for a 12 hour shift with every other weekend required. Primary Objective: Direct maintenance of facility buildings, grounds, and equipment. Duties and Responsibilities: --- Support all manufacturing operations. --- Must be available to work a flexible schedule including shutdowns, some holidays and weekends if necessary. --- Develop, implement and maintain a pro-active maintenance program that delivery high levels of equipment uptime. --- Initiate and maintain contact with outside vendors when trouble shooting and problem solving. --- Maintain a clean and organized shop area: 1) Equipment storage is organized. 2) Common and individual work areas are clean, organized, and all tools are properly stored. 3) All garbage is emptied. --- Maintain inventory of the necessary lubricants, cleaners and maintenance supplies. --- Ensure that all exits and loading dock surfaces are clear of debris and injury risks. --- Identify, propose and work closely with all purchasing, engineering, technical and manufacturing staff to initiate projects that will support the plants continuous improvement efforts in the area of Safety, Quality and Productivity. --- Ensure effective overall facility maintenance: 1) Regularly schedule plant, equipment, and systems preventative maintenance. 2) Troubleshoot equipment problems. 3) Repair equipment breakdowns. 4) Rebuild equipment. 5) Maintain electrical systems. 6) Plumb and maintain water systems. 7) Install, repair and maintain vacuum systems. 8) Perform necessary carpentry tasks. 9) Perform regular facility inspections --- address needs as they arise. 10) Build, repair and replace equipment safeguards. 11) Work within budgetary constraints. 12) Maintain process water cooling system. 13) Maintain hazardous waste area. --- Establish, implement and maintain predictive and preventative maintenance programs. --- Track, monitor and reduce equipment downtime. --- Work with Safety Committee on all safety related projects: these will include electrical & mechanical safety, safe working practices and periodic testing programs. --- Work with contractors to ensure work is completed in compliance with Company Health and Safety requirements and other policies. --- Prepare, review and implement work instructions. --- Work with Safety Committee on compliance to OSHA and other regulatory requirements. --- Ensure the appropriate tools/equipment and PPE are available to direct temporary labor, contractors and other department employees enabling efficient and safe completion of tasks. --- Create and maintain preventative maintenance and repair records. --- Support a culture of continuous improvement and teamwork --- Performs other accountabilities as assigned Responsibility for Work of Others: --- Direct temporary labor, contractors and other department employees on maintenance related tasks as required Qualifications: --- Work experience in a manufacturing maintenance position with a proven track record is preferred --- Above average English communication skills, both written and verbal --- Strong awareness of maintenance, safety and quality principals (predictive maintenance, Lean manufacturing, etc.) --- Strong leadership, organizational and problem solving skills --- Computer literate, able to effectively use MS Office (Word, Excel, Project) software. --- Familiarity with ISO9000 quality systems. Physical Demands: --- This is a hands-on position, must be able to support Maintenance team with troubleshooting, maintenance and repair tasks --- Required to lift up to 50 pounds rarely The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this position. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. Pexco is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status. Company Description Pexco with multiple plants in the U.S. and Mexico, has grown and evolved to become North America's leader in the design and fabrication of specialty plastic products.

Keywords: Pexco LLC, Tacoma , Plastic Manufacturing Maintenance Mechanic, Professions , Tacoma, Washington

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