Forklift Mechanic in Franklin Township, NJ at Jobs | Lyneer Staffing

Date Posted: 1/30/2018

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Job Description

The Forklift Maintenance Technician completes monthly maintenance and repairs on all lifts. Includes one day a month going to MT Olive facility to service lifts. Installs, maintains and repairs production equipment and associated systems to ensure the facility performs to the highest standards. The position works within the Plant Engineering team and requires a high degree of self-direction. Close working relations with Technical & Production Departments will be essential to ensure production is supported at all times.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities:
* Address production issues related to maintenance
* Perform maintenance of equipment and repairs as required
* Test equipment in order to assure proper performance
* Diagnose, troubleshoot, update and repair malfunctioning equipment.
* Troubleshoot and repair instrumentation and electrical equipment
* Assemble, install, or repair wiring, electrical or electronic components, pipe systems, plumbing, machinery, or equipment.
* Diagnose mechanical or electrical problems and determine corrective measures by referring to blueprints, schematics, repair manuals, parts catalogs, etc. as necessary
* Perform all actions related to the preventive maintenance program of the company Perform routine preventive maintenance to ensure that equipment continue to run smoothly, building systems operate efficiently, or the physical condition of buildings does not deteriorate
* Order parts, supplies, and equipment from catalogs and suppliers, or obtain them from storerooms
* Participate in equipment installation and help during start-up
* Participate in special projects as assigned and perform related duties as required
* Help solve problems related to maintenance
* Suggest continuous improvement projects
* Respect safety standards of the company and maintain a clean work environment.
* Ensure and adhere to safe work practices and procedures including, but not limited to lockout/tag-out and confined space rules and regulations
* Maintain safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.
* Establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work
* Adhere to GMP policies and procedures as well as to Personal and Food Safety Standards
* Perform other tasks as assigned or necessary
* Commitment to afety and Quality Standards and continuous improvement of the quality management systems.
* Minimum 2 years of relevant experience, preferably in the flavors or chemical manufacturing industry
* Ability to diagnose and repair a wide variety of equipment and instrumentation
* Being familiar with mechanical or electrical drawings