Maintenance Technician

New Haven, CT

Posted: 01/24/2023 Industry: Manufacturing Pay Rate: $28.00-$38.00

Job Description

Local packaging manufacturer is hiring a Maintenance Technician to join their team in New Haven, CT.

This is a temp to hire, long term career opportunity that will allow paid training/career advancement once hired directly.

Job Duties:

  • Troubleshooting / maintaining / repairing electro-mechanical systems, pneumatic and hydraulic machine, electric motors, conveyors, etc.
  • May be assigned responsibilities in areas of plumbing, pipefitting, metalworking, carpentry, mechanics, and electricity.
  • Controlling downtime by performing routine preventive maintenance techniques and working closely with operators on keeping machines running at peak operation while maintaining the highest safety standards.
  • Maintaining continuity among work teams by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities, and continuing needs.
  • Maintaining equipment, parts, and supplies inventory by checking stock to determine inventory levels.
  • Work closely with other maintenance mechanics to anticipate needed equipment, parts, and supplies.
  • Assume active role in overall plant and facilities-related work.
  • Perform root cause failure analysis to eliminate repeat occurrences on maintenance issues.
  • Troubleshoot using PLC and ladder logic.

Skills & Requirements:

  • 5 - 8 years of experience with industrial maintenance, preferably with packaging equipment
  • Proficient in electronics, motor repair, VFD, PLC’s, hydraulic, pneumatic, and electrical.
  • Ability to troubleshoot from reading hydraulic and pneumatic prints.
  • Ability to pass pre-employment physical and drug test.
  • Must be able to lift 70 lbs.
  • Must be able to sit, stoop, bend, climb ladders, and operate aerial lifts.
  • Must have rigging experience.
  • Ability to readily initiate equipment improvements and work with various teams within the plant in the identification and resolution of manufacturing problems.
  • Willingness to participate in sponsored training programs, self –study and apprenticeship, to supplement on-the-job experience toward the development of required skills.
  • Must provide own tools.

For immediate consideration please contact Expert Staffing at 203-945-1775.

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