Maintenance Technician - Class A in Reading PA

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Dairy Farmers of America
Maintenance Technician - Class A
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Reading PA
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Job Types:
Maintenance Technician, Mechanic/Mechanical Supervisor
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Perform preventative maintenance and repairs of production and processing equipment as well asutility related equipment in compliance with all safety proceduresSupport the installation of new equipment, support and implementation of preventivemaintenance programAssist the machine operators with training or troubleshooting to minimize equipment downtimeEnsure all repairs are documentedKeep management informed of any maintenance issuesComplete work orders as assignedDedicate effort to safety as we expect every employee to leave work in the same condition as they arriveFollow all DFA good manufacturing practices (GMP) and work in a manner consistent with all corporate regulatory, food safety, quality, and sanitation requirementsExhibit the values and ethics of Dairy Farmers of America through honesty, discretion, and soundjudgmentAdhere to all DFA Quality, Safety and GMP policies and procedures and report any nonconformityAttend required training, including but not limited to Safety, GMP, Hazard Analysis andCritical Control Point (HACCP), and Safe Quality Foods (SQF)Work schedule includes on call and weekend shifts Knowledge, Skills and AbilitiesKnowledge of Microsoft Office Suite and company computer systems, specifically SAPKnowledge of machine shop equipmentKnowledge of pneumatics, solenoid valves, and air cylindersSkill in proficient computer usageAble to communicate clearly and effectively, both verbally and in writingAble to work in collaboration effectively and foster good teamworkAble to follow directions and meet deadlinesAble to perform all required preventative, productive, predictive, and scheduled maintenance proceduresAble to perform task and duties without constant supervisionAble to understand the basic types of controls used in the plant and how they affect the processAble to perform minor electrical work (i.e. change pump motors and diagnose motor control problems)Able to use standard maintenance toolsAble to perform routine repairs and minor projects from planning to installationAble to perform routine preventive maintenance on a variety of equipment, identify any abnormal conditions, and maintain appropriate recordsAble to perform basic welding for repair and fabrication (mig/tig/stick)Able to follow process control computer variables, schematics, and diagnose system problemsAble to assist other mechanics on more complicated repairs in a safe and useful mannerMust be able to read, write, and speak EnglishThe requirements herein are intended to describe the generalnature and level of work performed by employee, but is not a complete list ofresponsibilities, duties, and skills required. Other duties may beassigned as required

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