Maintenance Technician

Job Description *This position is responsible for troubleshooting, repairing, inspecting, modifying, rebuilding, constructing and maintaining plant equipment.
*Participates in safety meetings and dialogs, performs Job Hazard Analysis, and performs Incident Investigations as needed to maintain the safest work environment possible
*Takes ownership of safety processes; performs maintenance safety program audits (Lockout/Tag out, Confined Space, Fall Protection, PPE, mobile equipment, etc.).
*The Maintenance Technician is responsible for equipment maintenance and reliability throughout the plant and will maintain and repair heavy industrial machinery which includes plant equipment, piping systems, fluid power systems, cutting, burning and all types of welding
*Possess a working knowledge of AC-DC motors and controls, combustion, metering, air conditioning, power distribution, electronics process control computers, welding, conduit and schematics.
*Must have working knowledge of all or some of the following: electrical/electronic circuits, PLC's, wire installation/termination, conduit threading, bending and installation, AC and DC drives and welding.
*Need to have a working knowledge of computers.
*This person will be required to operate mobile equipment including forklift, man lift, scissor lift, and overhead cranes.
*This person will perform preventive maintenance on equipment and make repairs or improvements as needed.
*Must have the ability to manage multiple tasks and prioritize to ensure minimum interruption to process.
*Must have good communication skills both verbal and written.
*This position will require a very safety-oriented person to perform maintenance duties in a team environment and the ability to work alone with little or no supervision.
*Ability to make decisions on equipment repairs and be self-motivated.
*Must be able to read and understand schematics/blueprints.
*Monitors condition of equipment and makes maximum use of planned outages.
*Reduces MTTO (occurrence restoration), increases MTBO (between occurrences)
*Other duties as assigned. Requirements *Approximately 95% of the job function is performed in the plant setting requiring a variety of physical activities normal to a heavy manufacturing environment. There is exposure to hot metal, operating machinery and a manufacturing environment.


Maintenance and Repair Workers, General

Job type

Full time

Kaiser Aluminum
Salary Range
$35,000.00 - 54,000.00
per Year
Salary range estimated by
Florence, AL 35632, US
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