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Title: Maintenance Mechanic
PURPOSE AND SCOPE:

The maintenance mechanic is responsible for the planning, completion and follow-up on preventive maintenance of physical plant and equipment and also performs emergency repair when needed. In this position most mechanical work is completed in-house while some projects are contracted out. This position will work out of our Mazomanie, WI plant where the primary function will be maintaining the chillers and compressor systems. This position is on our 2nd shift.

DETAILED DUTIES:

Maintains a variety of production related equipment such as grinders, thermolators,
tape machines, compressors, and other related small equipment.
Maintains a variety of shop equipment such as CNC mills, machining centers, lathes,
surface grinders and other related equipment.
Completes HVAC, forklift, and other related projects where it is practical to
complete in-house rather than contracting.
Works closely with contractors and equipment vendors in regard to equipment repair
revisions and modifications.
Operates and maintains the chilled water system, compressed air system, and vacuum
system.
Assists in completing building and grounds maintenance.
Keeps work area and equipment in a safe operating condition and clean and orderly.
Performs preventive maintenance schedules on equipment including the machine shop.
Repairs small equipment and shop equipment as requested.  Assists in the maintenance
and rebuilding of CNC mills and related equipment.  Performs other duties,
projects and tasks as may be assigned.

EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

This position requires a high school education or equivalent. Additional vocational training in maintenance of production and shop equipment is highly desirable. Completion of all or a portion of a maintenance apprenticeship would be beneficial.

EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

Although not required to enter this position, 3-5 years of previous plant and equipment maintenance experience will enable this person to independently complete repairs in an effective and timely fashion.   A general knowledge of machine shop practices and basic machine operation (milling machine and CNC) is desirable.   A strong background in compressor and chiller systems is highly desirable.