The production maintenance worker maintains and repairs the organization’s production equipment and other machinery (e.g., conveyors, packaging).
Reports directly to the Maintenance Manager.
The Production Maintenance Job Description is mentioned in the following procedures:
|Procedure ID and Name||Policies & Procedures Manual|
|AS1140 Control of Production/Service Processes||AS9100|
Must have at least a high school diploma or GED certificate. Prefer someone with experience in industrial technology, postsecondary coursework in mechanical drawing, mathematics, blueprint reading, CNC, and/or electronics. Must have a good understanding of electricity, electronics, hydraulics, and computer programming.
Ideal candidate will have an associate’s degree or the equivalent experience in industrial maintenance. Industrial maintenance certification(s) would be a plus.
Ability to communicate orally with management and production staff is crucial. Regular use of phone and email for communication is essential. Hearing and vision correctable to within normal ranges is essential for normal conversations, receiving ordinary information, and preparing or inspecting documents.
The ability to remain in a stationary position roughly 50% of the time, as well as the ability to move about the facilities to perform maintenance work, is required. Must be able to position self to maintain production and related equipment.
Some heavy lifting can be expected. Good manual dexterity required to use maintenance equipment (e.g., computers, testers, gages, hand tools).
Protective gear, except for safety shoes, is supplied by the organization. Safety training takes place upon hire and annually thereafter.
The job is primarily performed indoors in the organization’s production facility.