Maintenance Tech in Fontana, CA at PAE

Date Posted: 8/7/2020

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Maintenance Tech

Position Summary:

The scope of work for this position covers the responsibility for performing preventative and corrective maintenance on the facility and operational equipment for the site and managing the container repair department.

Essential Job Duties:

-Troubleshoot, install, repair and maintain mechanical, hydraulic, pneumatic, and electrical components of equipment adhering to lockout tagout procedures and other safety guidelines.

-Perform general facility repairs, including but not limited to building, grounds, lighting and plumbing.

-Dismantle machinery to perform repairs, detect wear, misalignment and other problems.

-Reassemble machines, make all necessary adjustments and test operations.

-Replace broken or defective parts on equipment or facility as required.

-May prepare written specifications for major repairs or production of parts; make up bill of materials, select proper materials, tools and equipment and complete requisitions for same.

--Identify, procure and maintain inventory of spare parts for facility and equipment maintenance and repair.

-Prioritize equipment maintenance requests with Plant Manager.

-Identify, recommend and implement improvement to equipment.

-Manage preventive maintenance program, including recordkeeping and recommended scheduled maintenance.

-Establish and maintain relationships with outside maintenance and service vendors.

-Manage Container Repair department, including supervising Mechanics, Welders and Material Handlers; evaluate and monitor performance including disciplinary counseling and performance reviews, manage WIP inventory and reconciliation; safety training and compliance, quality monitoring, and manage repair parts ordering and inventory. 

-Responsible for adhering to safety policies and procedures in performance of all repairs and ensuring safety of equipment. Ensure quality of repairs performed.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Two-year college or technical program or equivalent experience.
  • Two (2) years Maintenance experience.
  • Must have excellent mechanical and electrical troubleshooting skills, knowledge for use of mechanical/pneumatic tools, measuring equipment, automated systems and forklifts.
  • Some computer experience required (MS Office preferred).
  • Ability to work extended and weekend shifts, as required.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of machine theory, electronics, hydraulics, pneumatics, pipefitting and machine design.
  • Knowledge of both Gas and Diesel-powered engines and drive train.
  • Knowledge of machinery and support systems according to manufacturer’s guidelines/specifications/ manuals.
  • Ability to perform varied welding functions to include Stick, MIG, Plasma Cutter. Understand different types of Welding Rod/Wire/Shielding Gas.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to obtain Forklift certification.
  • Ability to understand equipment and tool drawings.

PAE is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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