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Taylor Forge Engineered Systems Maintenance Mechanic in Paola, Kansas

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Job Summary

Perform maintenance and repairs on plant equipment, office facilities, and grounds.

Main Job Duties / Responsibilities

· Ensure a safe working environment is maintained at all times and participate in the Plant Safety Committee.

· Perform major overhauls, assembly, repairs, and preventative maintenance on all plant machinery and equipment.

· Design and build various accessories required for plant machinery and equipment.

· Test and operate repaired equipment for proper functionality.

· Participate in objective setting, plan development, and performance review of plant performance.

· Initiates, implements, and manages the plant maintenance program based on best practices in the manufacturing industry, with an emphasis on planning/scheduling and preventive/predictive maintenance.

· Set new equipment and/or move equipment and reset as required.

· Report abnormal conditions of equipment plus facilities or grounds issues to the Production Manager.

· Perform minor welding on non-production items.

· Write purchase requisitions, as required.

· Operate overhead cranes, forklifts, and other mobile equipment (except heavy cranes) for the moving of material, components, and equipment from location to location within the plant.

· Perform general laborer duties as required (i.e. grinding, loading and unloading of trucks).

· Keep working area clean and perform housekeeping duties around the plant as required (i.e. pickup tools, roll-up hoses and cables, sweep).

· Address any office area mechanical or electrical issues as well as any grounds issues.