NRV - General Multi-Craft Maintenance Technician

The General Multi-Craft Maintenance Technician is responsible for electro-electronic maintenance and mechanical maintenance, and maintains production and quality by ensuring maximum availability, safe and efficient operation of equipment and facilities

  • Provides electro-electronic maintenance and mechanical maintenance information by answering questions and requests
  • Prepares maintenance reports by completing the root-cause analysis methodology (EWO– Emergency Work Order tool) and Preventive Maintenance orders; works crossfunctionally with the maintenance and operations team to drive to the root cause of problems.
  • Helps develop, implement and maintain robotic programs ( basic and regular level) and weld schedule programs under the direction of Maintenance Management
  • Helps develop, ,implement, and maintain dispense programs ( basic and regular level) under the direction of Maintenance Management
  • Executes the adaptive feed back system in the weld controllers and maintain the systems
  • Performs basic and regular troubleshooting and root cause analysis of the automation equipment and systems.
  • Initiates and participates in the EWO process.
  • Improves and maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with all safety procedures, rules and regulations (lockers ,tools, equipment, working environment, etc.);
  • Supports the crossfunctional operations teams in maintaining and achieving KPI's
  • Executes basic and regular electroelectronic maintenance of Robotic, Controls and Peripherals, performing independent work; ability to make PLC program modifications.
  • Executes basic and regular pneumatic, hydraulic and mechanical maintenance of Robotic, Controls and Peripherals, performing independent work ;performs equipment alignments, welding and fabrication as required on fixtures ,tooling and racks. Performs lubrication of equipment.
  • Ensures availability of machinery and equipment by completing reactive, preventive and proactive maintenance requirements following: Standard Maintenance Procedures (SMPs),One Point Lessons(OPLs), machine ledgers, use of pm calendars and other visual management tools, diagrams, sketches, operations manuals, manufacturer's instructions, and Maintenance Engineering specifications; troubleshooting malfunctions; gives input on the improvement of the above mentioned documents, assist in the change management process of above documents. Takes part in the continuous improvement process with Kaizen and VPS initiatives and tools.
  • Looks at future work to determine the material, equipment and labor requirements for execution, works with maintenance supervisors, storeroom, support functions and engineers.
  • Locates sources of problems by observing the operation; listening for problems; using measuring and testing instruments; as related to condition based maintenance.
  • Responds quickly to emergency situations, and, replace, adjust and/or repair parts, dismantling devices; using manual tools, power tools and support equipment;
  • Informs customers (Production, Logistics etc) and business partners of routine preventive and proactive maintenance techniques and needs; to guarantee proper execution;
  • Conserves maintenance resources and support cost consciousness, by using equipment, tools, vehicles and supplies as needed to accomplish job results;
  • Continuously improve technical knowledge by attending educational opportunities(workshop, trainings, benchmarking, 4step method and/or others); reviewing technical publications; establishing professional network, and participate on skill tests by leadership discretion;
  • Maintains continuity among work teams by documenting and communicating, actions, irregularities, and continuing needs, by escalating and requesting support;
  • Improve and maintain safe and clean working environment by complying with all safety procedures, rules, and regulations (lockers, tools, equipment, working environment, etc);
  • Will be trained in Hazmat response, and will then provide these services as needed.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed;
  • Strictly complies with all safety policy and procedures when performing any activity safely and efficiently operate drill press, hydraulic press, bench grinder, cutting torch, bandsaw, various hand power tools, etc.
  • Safely perform various maintenance activities on elevated platforms, scaffoldings and man-lifts
  • Properly utilize bolt and gasket techniques including the use of torqueing and tensioning equipment as required
  • Analyze and interpret equipment manuals, blueprints, piping and instrumentation diagrams and mechanical drawings to determine work procedures, materials, tools and equipment needed to troubleshoot and repair equipment problems
  • Safely performs various maintenance functions in a confined space area
  • Operates various hoisting and lifting devices as necessary during the installation and repair of machinery
  • Operates and maintains mobile equipment perform blocking and rigging as required
  • Works effectively without supervision
  • Communicates well with employees from all areas of the facility
  • Utilizes computer to perform part search, create spreadsheets, record time to job and closeout work orders
  • Other duties as assigned
  • High School diploma or GED and 3 years experience in an industrial environment specializing in the welding of thin sheet metal.
  • The ability to obtain a CWT from the AWS within one year
  • The ability to obtain the ABB robot programming certification program within 1.5 years time
  • Demonstrated safety training in an industrial environment
  • Proven mathematical, mechanical, electrical and technical aptitude
  • Ability to work in confined spaces and wear self-contained breathing apparatus or fresh air mask
  • Demonstrated experience in inspecting, troubleshooting, repairing both mechanical and electrical breakdowns with machinery
  • Comprehensive knowledge of bolting and gasket techniques and torqueing and tensioning equipment
  • Proven ability to safely operate forklifts, mobile and overhead cranes, man-lifts, etc.
  • Must be willing and able to work shifts, call-ins, holidays, and overtime
  • Solid written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to read and understand mechanical and electrical blueprints and drawings and piping and instrumentation diagrams
  • Proven ability to utilize measuring tools and leveling devices
  • Basic computer skills, including utilizing a CMMS System
  • Ability to follow written plans and procedures
  • Ability to lift fifty (50)pounds and climb and work from scaffolds and man-lifts of various heights
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States
  • Regular attendance is required
  • Must be able to pass pre-employment background screening and drug screen

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Applying to this job offers you the opportunity to join Volvo Group. Every day, across the globe, our trucks, buses, engines, construction equipment, financial services, and solutions make modern life possible. We are almost 100,000 people empowered to shape the future landscape of efficient, safe and sustainable transport solutions. Fulfilling our mission creates countless career opportunities for talents with sharp minds and passion across the group’s leading brands and entities.

Group Trucks Operations encompasses all production of the Group’s manufacturing of Volvo, Renault and Mack trucks, as well as engines and transmissions. We also orchestrate the spare parts distribution for Volvo Group’s customers globally and design, operate and optimize logistics and supply chains for all brands. We count 30,000 employees at 30 plants and 50 distribution centers across the globe. Our global footprint offers an opportunity for an international career in a state-of-the-art industrial environment, where continuous improvement is the foundation. As our planet is facing great challenges, we - one of the largest industrial organizations in the world - stand at the forefront of innovation. We are ready to rise to the challenge. Would you like to join us?

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