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Maintenance Technician - 3rd Shift

Company: Dairy Farmers of America
Location: New Britain
Posted on: November 19, 2023

Job Description:

Garelick is seeking a Maintenance Technician (3rd Shift) to join our team!
Perform maintenance and/or repairs (planned, unplanned, emergency) on production, processing, and packaging equipment as well as utility related equipment or systems, following all safety procedures *
Perform preventative maintenance; perform routine inspections of equipment for assessment of reliability and performance *
Read, analyze, and interpret technical procedures, electrical schematics, service manuals, and work orders to perform required maintenance and service *
Support the installation of new equipment *
Assist operators with training or troubleshooting to minimize equipment downtime *
Complete work orders in a timely manner, while maintaining high quality standards *
Use a variety of hand and power tools, electric meters, and material handling equipment in performing duties *
Maintain communication with other departments, management, and employees and notify them of any problems and/or concerns that may restrict the efficiency of production *
Ensure all repairs are documented. Complete all paperwork clearly, legibly, and accurately with required information. Document all required information in accordance with standard operations procedures *
Stay up to date on new products, equipment, technology and techniques *
Utilizing continuous improvement mindset, assist in identifying opportunities to improve processes *
Exhibit the ability to anticipate parts requirements for the tasks, follow proper purchasing procedures, and acquire parts ahead of anticipated task performance *
Maintain safe working conditions for employees and compliance with all state and federal regulations regarding health and safety issues *
Follow all DFA good manufacturing practices (GMP) and work in a manner consistent with all corporate regulatory, food safety, quality, and sanitation requirements *
The requirements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by employee, but is not a complete list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required. Other duties may be assigned as required
High school diploma or equivalent *
Graduation from trade school or technical school preferred in areas such as electrical, programmable controls (PLC/HMI), mechanical, welding/fabrication, refrigeration, plumbing, etc. *
2 to 4 years of maintenance, mechanical, electrical, hydraulic, pneumatic, electronic, computer-controlled equipment, PLC, and HVAC or related experience, preferably in a manufacturing environment *
Experience on a variety of equipment including lubricating, cleaning, material handling, motor control, relay control, process control and packaging equipment *
Experience with ammonia refrigeration systems preferred *
Certification and/or License - may be required during course of employment An Equal Opportunity EmployerEqual Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Keywords: Dairy Farmers of America, New Britain , Maintenance Technician - 3rd Shift, Professions , New Britain, Connecticut

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