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Apprentice Maintenance Tech II - RT

Company:
Absolute Opportunities
Location:
Woodburn, Oregon, United States
Posted:
November 04, 2019

Description:

Apprentice Maintenance Tech II - RT

Woodburn,Oregon, United States

Shift: 1st Shift (7:00AM – 4:00PM)

Primary Responsibility:

Under close supervision, performs routine general maintenance and repair throughout the warehouse. Maintenance areas include electricity, plumbing, lift truck, refrigeration, ammonia, and carpentry.

Essential Functions:

Performs basic repair and adjustment of refrigeration system, doors, dock boards, pallet racks, sweepers, sprinkler systems, forklifts, pallet trucks, and electrical work in accordance with OSHA Standards

Cleans, changes, and lubricates bearings, gears, and other machinery parts using rags, brushes, and grease gun

Maintain tools and machinery in good condition and use tools and equipment carefully as instructed

Maintain batteries and chargers in working order in accordance with OSHA Standard

Conducts test of safety equipment (Exit signs, fire extinguishers, sprinkler systems, etc.) to ensure OHSA and operational standards

Maintains accurate preventive maintenance records

Follow attendance policy, show up show up for work on time and ready to work assigned shift

Assist answering security alarm calls as needed

Keeps work area clean and performs housekeeping duties as required

Performs related work and other job assignments as required

Qualifications & Experience:

High school diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred

Basic mechanical knowledge and aptitude required

Candidates with RETA courses preferred. However, as a condition of employment, selected candidates will be required to complete (4) courses during the first 12 months

HAZMAT trained candidates are preferred. However, as a condition of employment, successful candidates will be required to be trained in HAZMAT, obtain and maintain the certification

Must have basic level knowledge of OSHA PSM program

1 - 3 years maintenance mechanic experience

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Knowledge of general warehouse practices

Strong communication skills

Mathematical and documentation skills necessary

Ability to work with hands in mechanically oriented situations

Ability to follow verbal and written instructions, as well as interpret pencil sketches and diagrams

Must be able to work flexible shifts if required, including on-call

Must be able to relate to other people beyond giving and receiving instructions: they must get along with co-workers without exhibiting behavioral extremes; perform work activities requiring reasoning, negotiating, instructing, persuading, or speaking with others; and respond appropriately to criticism from a supervisor

Knowledge of various types of equipment in maintenance trades

ISO knowledge preferred

Knowledge of SAP preferred

Microsoft knowledge preferred

Forklift certification

Physical Requirements:

May be required to tolerate working environment with inside controlled temperatures of –15 degrees Fahrenheit and outside ambient temperatures (including heat, cold and precipitation)

Must tolerate heights up to 35 ft. and be able to access elevated platforms and catwalks

Must be able to climb ladders and stairs

Frequently required to stand; walk; push; pull; reach with hands and arms; stoop; kneel; and crouch

Must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds

Must be able to use hand and power tools

Must be able to use hands and fingers to handle, feel, and/or manipulate parts & tools

Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision and depth perception. Either naturally or with the aid of eye glasses

Able to work nights and weekends

Able to pass a physical and respiratory exam

Shift: 1st Shift (7:00AM – 4:00PM)

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: (Submission Summary:

1. Knowledge of general warehouse practices

2. Mathematical and documentation skills necessary

3. Ability to work with hands in mechanically oriented situations

4. Ability to follow verbal and written instructions, as well as interpret pencil sketches and diagrams

5. Must be able to work flexible shifts if required, including on-call

6. Must be able to relate to other people beyond giving and receiving instructions: they must get along with co-workers without exhibiting behavioral extremes; perform work activities requiring reasoning, negotiating, instructing, persuading, or speaking with others; and respond appropriately to criticism from a supervisor

7. Knowledge of various types of equipment in maintenance trades

8. ISO knowledge preferred

9. Knowledge of SAP preferred

10. Microsoft knowledge preferred

11. Forklift certification

12. Salary Expectation? (Salary Range: This is a union shop so the pay rate is firm at $17.60/hr.)

13. US Citizen or Green Card holder.