Maintenance Technician

Fiber Dynamics is a rapidly growing, innovative designer and fabricator of advanced composite structures. We are currently seeking self-motivated, key team members to be a part of our tremendous new growth opportunities in spacecraft, defense and aircraft.

Reporting

Reports to Operations Manager

Primary Functions

Assists in making sure machinery and equipment run smoothly in all areas of manufacturing, production and transportation. This could range from fixing machinery and equipment on the shop floor to preventative and emergency maintenance.

  • Minimum 5-years’ experience in industrial building maintenance, plumbing, hydraulic installation and repair, electrical repair and wiring. Good fabrication and welding skills to include welding, machining, woodworking, sheet metal, etc.
  • Maintain safe working environments by complying with OSHA and Company procedures, rules and regulations.
  • Interpret manual specifications, blueprints and work orders.
  • An understanding of engineering drawings and principles;
  • PLC experience
  • Must have working knowledge of preventative and corrective maintenance and identify new PM activities, as needed.
  • Provide maintenance support for line down situations, spare parts replenishment and engineering project support as required.
  • Repair and maintain machinery and mechanical equipment such as engines, motors, pneumatic tools, hydraulic/pneumatic systems, blowers, production machines and equipment.
  • Repair of electrical equipment including motors, electrical distribution center, motor control centers, variable speed drives, transformers, and all electrical controls.
  • Cleans, adjusts, aligns and lubricates equipment in compliance with plant preventative maintenance programs;
  • Overhauls machines by tearing down equipment, removing, and repairing or replacing damaged machine parts;
  • Analyze and solve electro/mechanical problems of processing, packaging, and auxiliary equipment, and to assist manufacturing personnel on process related problems.
  • Continuous process improvement implementation

Competencies

  • Must follow company policy and procedures.
  • Be able to function in a team environment; meet internal delivery goals and quality objectives.
  • Implement lean manufacturing and 5S in your MBU.

Education, Experience & Skills Prerequisite

  • Associate College Degree in Mechanics or equivalent
  • 5+ years of industrial high-speed manufacturing maintenance experience
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Excellent troubleshooting experience including electrical, mechanical, pneumatics, hydraulics and PLC’s
  • Good organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Good math and analytical skills
  • Intermediate computer skills including; MS Office, Outlook, etc.
  • Must speak, read and write English
  • Must be able to read and follow blueprints, drawings and schematics

Incorporate our Core Values daily:

  • Serve Others: Strive to serve others by putting their needs first; help people develop and perform as highly as possible.
  • Integrity: Ability to conduct all matters with honesty, respect and high moral character.
  • Excellence: Ability to achieve outstanding results in all you do.
  • Humility: Ability to seek understanding and constructive criticism when holding yourself and others accountable.
  • Innovation: Ability to envision what could be by challenging the way things have been.
  • Fulfillment: Ability to find satisfaction and meaning in your work by developing your capabilities to create the greatest value.
  • Continuous Improvement: Ability to leverage knowledge and experiences to improve how you serve others.

Physical Requirements

Lifting up to 70 lbs. Standing and bending for extended periods. Grip strength adequate to hold and form fabric materials into molds. Good finger & wrist dexterity. Ability to grasp hand tools, such as box knives, and apply moderate pressure while cutting fabric. Ability to use plastic wedges, and other hand tools to apply moderate pressure while conforming self-adhesive fabric materials into corners and other tool features. Ability to use scissors to cut heavy fabric materials. Ability to operate vibratory equipment such as orbital sanders and impact wrenches. No chronic dermatitis or sensitization to epoxy resins, fiberglass, graphite fiber or contact adhesives. Good eyesight or corrective lenses, Good hearing or corrective aids.

ITAR Requirements

To conform to U.S. Government military technology export regulations, applicant must be a U.S citizen or, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected Individual as defined by ITAR (22 CFR §120,15) or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State.

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