The Maintenance Technician is responsible for installing, repairing and maintaining large industrial textile processing equipment, as well as facility maintenance. Tasks include start-up and shut-down procedures, electrical troubleshooting, maintaining and operating boilers, welding and cutting, hydraulics, pneumatics, mechanical, and other systems. This position reports to the Chief Engineer.
Essential Functions: - Installs, repairs and performs preventative maintenance on industrial processing equipment, water levels, water systems and other equipment and systems. d operating boilers, welding and cutting, hydraulics, pneumatics, mechanical, and other systems.
- Troubleshoots electrical issues. - Responds to daily maintenance requests in a timely fashion to minimize equipment downtime. - Provides emergency/unscheduled repairs of production equipment. - Diagnoses problems, replaces or repairs parts, tests and makes adjustments. - Looks for opportunities to continually improve maintenance processes. - Works with all plant personnel in a cooperative and professional manner. - Strictly adheres to all safety rules, policies and procedures required by Alsco, law, and what is recognized as common practice in the industry. - Ensures work is performed safely and efficiently. - Maintains technical knowledge by attending educational workshops and reviewing technical publications. Remains current on equipment and repair procedures and best practices. - Studies blueprints and manufacturers’ manuals to determine correct operation of machinery. - Proficient in reading electrical schematics. - Maintains accurate and timely records of maintenance performed. - Follows written and verbal instructions and performs other tasks as directed by supervision. - Complies with all Federal, State and local laws.
Additional Functions: - May work with and support other branch personnel as required by supervision. - Drive and pick up parts, transport equipment, parts, etc.
Have and maintain a valid driver’s license and driving record free of chargeable accidents, speeding or other safety violations. - Minimum of two years maintenance engineering experience with specific knowledge of machinery, electricity, electronics, plumbing, hydraulics, pneumatics, welder and boiler applications. - Proficient in the proper use of power and hand tools. - Strong electrical troubleshooting ability of 3 phase 230 volt systems. - PLC programming experience. - Experience in carpentry, boiler repair, welding, and general facility repairs. - Good verbal and written communication skills in English, ability to comprehend and follow direction, perform basic math, good time management - Must be a team player with enthusiasm, initiative, and pride in work well done; self-starter dedicated to continual quality improvement. Education: - High school graduate or equivalency preferred. - Some locations may require relevant certifications, a boiler license or PLC programming.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: Maint21352
About Alsco Inc.
WELCOME TO A WORLD OF OPPORTUNITY
If you’re looking for fantastic career opportunities, then Alsco is for you. For more than a century, we’ve been providing industry-leading linen and uniform services to customers in many industries including restaurants, industrial operations, health care and automotive. Alsco is a high-performing workplace with an exciting future and we’re looking for the next generation of ambitious visionaries and pioneers. We are always looking for high-caliber talent and then fostering an environment where people can achieve their goals.
Join our excellent winning team and build your career today!