Plant Engineering Technician - Rotating Shift
Brownwood , Texas
January 05, 2017
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Job Description:

This is a rotating shift opportunity to support a 24/7/365 location.

Job Summary:
The person hired for the position of Plant Engineering Technician will work with engineering and production personnel during the troubleshooting, modification, fabrication, machining/millwright, welding, and repair of plant equipment, utilities and processes.

Primary Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:
  • Troubleshooting and performing routine preventive and corrective maintenance on the following:
    • Industrial manufacturing equipment
    • Facility equipment such as programmable logic controllers, drives, motors, pumps, overhead hoist, boilers, compressors, rotary equipment, air handlers, plant process and support equipment.

This position will require:
  • Working overtime
  • Weekend work
  • Working on holidays as needed
  • Working short notice call-in
  • Working rotating shifts
  • Working on-call as needed

Basic Qualifications:
  • Possess a High School Diploma/GED or higher
  • Possess a two (2) year technical degree or diploma OR three (3) years of experience in an industrial maintenance environment

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Associate's degree or two (2) year technical degree from an accredited institution
  • Experience with PLC programming
  • Experience working with electrical equipment
  • Experience working with industrial lasers
  • Experience with Gravure press/printing equipment
  • Minimum five (5) years experience repairing machinery in an industrial maintenance environment
  • Machining and millwright experience
  • Experience operating, maintaining, and repairing tools and equipment
  • Possess a welding certificate from an accredited institution
  • Experience working in a heavy industrial environment
  • Strong trouble shooting and problem solving skills
  • Strong computer skills
  • Ability to work independently or with teams
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Proven safety track record

Location: Brownwood, Texas
Travel: May include up to 10%
Relocation: Is not authorized

Qualified applicants will be required to take and pass 3M employment testing as a part of the selection process.

Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H1B status)

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