Maintenance Technician

Company: Reich LLC ( Learn More )

General Information
US-NC-Asheville
$16.00 - $36.00 /Hour
High School
Full-Time
At least 2 year(s)
Not Specified
True
False
Job Description

6pm - 6am; Every other weekend OFF!

Shift differentials offered

General Description: The Automotive Manufacturing Maintenance Technician position is a core component of our maintenance department and requires a trained and experienced individual. The successful candidate will be a leader in safety. The candidate will also have the ability to function well either working alone or in a team environment. The duties of this position will include but not be limited to performing preventative maintenance, troubleshooting, inspection, calibration, installation and all necessary support of the equipment. The systems include CNC Machines, hydraulic, pneumatic, high voltage switchgear (480V to 34.5 kV), overhead travelling cranes, motors, conveyors, weigh systems, VFD drives, PLC systems etc. The position is also expected to support and work with the Mechanical Maintenance Technician. 

Key Duties & Responsibilities: 



  • Ability to install, troubleshoot and maintain a wide variety of industrial equipment using schematic diagrams and equipment manuals as guides.
  • Ability to operate mobile equipment, forklifts, pendant and overhead travelling cranes, aerial lift platforms etc.
  • Ability to work alone, with minimal supervision or with other maintenance technicians.
  • The position may require overtime if needed.
  • Maintaining and troubleshooting industrial electronics, AC/DC theory, power, test instruments and instrumentation, VFD drives, PLC’s, ladder logic, relay logic, hydraulic and pneumatic systems as a few examples.
  • Maintaining and troubleshooting emergency generators, automatic transfer switches (ATS), switchgear, motor control centers (MCC), batteries etc.
  • Ensure all certification and training is in accordance with the requirements.
  • Implement safety standards.
  • Follow proper 70E PPE requirements for electrical work. 
  • Job Requirements
      • 2-5 years’ experience as a Maintenance Technician within an automotive manufacturing environment or an Associates degree in Electrical or Electronic Engineering Technologies in related field.
      • Proficiency in the use of a computer for receiving and closing out work orders and communications. Proficiency with word processing software and spreadsheets.
      • Ability to assist in managing electrical projects for future growth and improvements and a thorough understanding of mechanical devices is a plus.
      • Experience with Siemens S7 PLC hardware and software.
      • Experience with industrial communication networks (Profibus, Profinet, Ethernet).
      • Experience with PID control loops and combustion controls.