Make it at the Park! Join the GE Appliances team in a high-energy, production facility environment. Our Maintenance Technicians support appliance manufacturing operations to ensure equipment reliability and uptime in support of safety, quality, delivery, and meeting cost objectives. This is an essential industrial maintenance role involving machine setup, troubleshooting, repairs, and preventative maintenance to mechanical, electrical, pneumatic and hydraulic equipment.
Why GE Appliances?
Medical, dental and vision benefits starting day one
Tuition reimbursement and career development
Paid vacation, holiday, and personal time
Paid parental leave and access to backup childcare
And, so much more!
What you’ll do:
Maintain, troubleshoot, repair and improve hydraulic, pneumatic, electrical and mechanical equipment
Diagnose and troubleshoot VFD’s and Servo Drives, setting and adjusting parameters and replacement of such devices
Perform preventive maintenance
Complete shop records and use reporting systems following established procedures
Provide quick response to maintenance requests and calls from maintenance leadership and manufacturing operations teams
Follow safe work methods and procedures to avoid injury to self and co-workers or damage to company property, including use of all required personal protective equipment, following safety precautions (e.g. LOTO), ensuring machine guards, etc.
Perform welding and plumbing as needed
Follow proper housekeeping standards to ensure clean and organized maintenance work areas
Operate motorized equipment, including but not limited to scissor lifts, JLGs, fork trucks, etc.
Use a wide range of powered tools and hand tools and vibratory tools/equipment
Must have a high school diploma, GED or GED equivalent and
Certified Journeyman with 2 or more years of experience in one of the following trades: Electrical or Mechanical, OR
Associates Degree in Electrical or Mechanical field with at least 2 years of current, hands-on working experience in an industrial/manufacturing environment, OR
Technical training with military service and 5 years' experience in general maintenance in a industrial/manufacturing environment
Possess experience working with 480V, 220V, 120V, and low volt DC electrical controls and systems and the ability to read and understand electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulic schematics
Proven ability to work with these factors:
Perform work in a loud/noisy environment
Change shifts and work overtime and weekends, as required
Work with parts/equipment which may be hot, cold, and/or wet
Work outside in all weather conditions and work at heights
Perform the essential functions of the position, with or without an accommodation, including, but not limited to:
Prolonged standing, frequently handling various parts for assembly, frequent walking, reaching at waist level, pushing/pulling, grasping/squeezing, pinching
Have fine motor dexterity, neck flexion, and be able to use air tools
Be able to reach overhead, reach at shoulder level, reach at knee and floor level
Bending, stooping, squatting, crouching, kneeling, crawling, ladder/stair climbing, pivoting, twisting, neck extension/rotation, shoulder circumduction, lying supine and using vibratory tools also required
Handling and lifting of parts and/or equipment (lifting minimum of 86 lbs., carrying 62 lbs., and pushing/pulling, 75 lbs. required)
Technical certifications a strong plus
PLC experience preferred. Understanding of PLC logic, performing minor editing and programming changes
Experience working with the following electrical diagrams: PLC logic, process flow diagrams, instrument flow diagrams and/or P&ID drawings
Experience working with Human Machine Interfaces (HMIs), Analog and digital AC/DC drive systems, pneumatic/hydraulic systems
Mechanical aptitude – ability to understand basic mechanical concepts and relationships
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