Industrial Maintenance Tech in Birmingham, AL at Ferrellgas

Date Posted: 5/13/2018

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Job Summary: Under general supervision of the Plant Manager, the Sr Maintenance Technician is responsible for a wide range of daily duties to include maintenance and repair of facility equipment and systems, documenting all relevant information of maintenance and repairs, and striving for safety, productivity, and financial responsibility. This position typically requires a High School diploma or equivalent and three years of electrical/automation experience.
Essential Functions:
  • Conducts daily inspections and completes maintenance inspection logs.
  • Monitors for unusual sounds from equipment to detect malfunction.
  • Troubleshoots and repairs mechanical and electrical issues.
  • Maintains spare parts inventory and orders parts as needed.
  • Dismantles defective equipment and installs new or repaired parts.
  • Provides technical information and operational guidance to production employees.
  • Follows safety rules and procedures including OSHA standards and the Company Process Safety Management program.
  • Directs, performs, and records periodic testing.
  • Maintains a clear sense of priority and focus in support of team performance.
  • Identifies improvements in the processes equipment.
  • Provides leadership for problem resolution and takes the lead on correcting equipment deficiencies.
  • Maintains professional working relationships with production team.
  • Builds professional relationships with equipment vendors.
  • Considers long term upgrades and repairs constantly.
  • High School diploma or equivalent with additional technical training or post-secondary technical degree preferred.
  • Three years of electrical/automation experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Solid Understand of PLC's, preferred.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with an emphasis on team building and developing a positive rapport with company employees. Bilingual English/Spanish skills preferred.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office including Word and Excel.
  • Strong time-management and organizational skills with the ability to effectively multi-task.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Demonstrated track record of being a reliable and dependable worker.
Ferrellgas offers competitive pay, a comprehensive cafeteria style benefits package, a wellness credit, a 401(k) plan with a company match, an Employee Stock Ownership Plan, paid holidays, vacation, and bonus potential.


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