Maintenance Technician - 2nd / 3rd
Location:
Kinston , North Carolina
Posted:
September 15, 2017
Reference:
107647935
Company Description
Associated Materials is the parent company for leading building product brands such as Alside, Gentek, Revere, Alpine and Preservation.  With a legacy of over 65 years in business, we create, develop, manufacture, extrude and distribute beautiful siding, windows and more throughout our network of North American company-owned distributors.  If you're searching for a rewarding career, consider AMI!

Job Description
To provide technical support for the maintenance department and resolve difficult maintenance issues. Coordinate and communicate with other departments in a professional and collaborative manner.
OBJECTIVES:
•Perform preventive and predictive maintenance, repair machinery and equipment to manufactures original standards.
•Answer trouble calls to support the goals of the production and support departments and review and complete projects supporting plant requirements.
•Ensure established safety and best-practice procedures are followed and maintained.
RESPONSIBILITIES:
•Enforce safety and quality requirements
•Mechanical systems analysis and repair. Must possess knowledge of mechanical equipment and systems to effectively troubleshoot breakdowns as well as identify areas that may create future concerns. Must be able to work and operate in a safe manner.
•Electrical systems analysis and repair. Must possess knowledge of electrical equipment and systems to effectively troubleshoot breakdowns as well as identify areas that may create future concerns. Must be able to work and operate in a safe manner.
•Installation and relocation of equipment and machinery. Must be able to use safe handling practices in the installation and relocation of new or existing machinery and equipment used in the production and support areas. Must be able to properly identify.
•Pneumatic systems analysis and repair. Must possess knowledge of pneumatic equipment and systems to effectively troubleshoot breakdowns as well as identify areas that may create future concerns. Must be able to work and operate in a safe manner.
•Hydraulic systems analysis and repair. Must possess knowledge of hydraulic equipment and systems to effectively troubleshoot breakdowns as well as identify areas that may create future concerns. Must be able to work and operate in a safe manner.
•Must be proficient in the selection use and safe handling of hand tools, measuring devices and instruments, power tools, machining and cutting tools, equipment and machinery.
•Must have basic working knowledge in including addition, subtraction, multiplication, division of whole and fractional numbers including decimals. Some use of geometry and trig may be required.
•Troubleshoot and repair all CNC and pneumatic equipment on production lines, vinyl and glass
•Troubleshoot and repair basic computer issues
•Install and setup new machinery
•Perform scheduled PM'S
•Move and setup production lines
•Work with quality control on product issues to maintain quality product
•Work with engineering on machine changes for new and modified product
•Work with management to help lines meet their efficiency
•Assist with capital projects implementation with material and manpower
•Training for new hires
•Assist in training operators
•Perform security function (locking up plant, setting and disarming alarm systems)
•Support role in investigations, accident, process improvement
•Run conduit and wire for electric drops
•Cut, thread and run black pipe for all pneumatics
•Troubleshoot and repair dock locks and dock doors
•Repair minor problems on towmotors
•Maintain lighting inside building (fixtures and bulbs)

Qualifications
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Minimum 2 year technical degree in mechanical engineering or electronic technology is preferred
Knowledge of Servo drives and motors, software controlled CNC machinery, and PLC's
Knowledge of pneumatic and hydraulic control

Additional Information
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
Recruiters: Please note that Associated Materials, Alside and any of its affiliated companies does not seek or accept unsolicited resumes or offers of recruiting service associated with any published or unpublished employment opportunities. Any unsolicited information sent to AMI or any of its employees will be considered as unencumbered and free from any fee or charge whatsoever. Only members of our Human Resources Team have authority to engage or authorize recruiting services. Any questions regarding recruiting services of any kind must be sent to jobs at associatedmaterials dot com

A little about us:
AMI is a leading manufacturer and wholesale distributor of professionally installed, exterior building products for remodeling and new construction.

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