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Maintenance Technician - Indianapolis, IN

Location:  Indianapolis, IN, US, 46268
Company:  Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope

 

 
 

Job ID:  130125

 

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope®, a division of Oldcastle, is the leading supplier of products specified to close the building envelope. They include: custom-engineered curtain wall and window wall, architectural windows, storefront systems, doors, skylights and architectural glass.

 

Job Summary

 

We are currently looking for a 1st & 2nd Shift Maintenance Technician for our manufacturing facility in Indianapolis, Indiana. This is not a building maintenance position. The position requires the maintenance of the plant facility including the maintenance and repair of production equipment and maintaining storeroom inventory.  Primary duties are to support operations by maintaining the equipment and facility with an emphasis on safety at an optimal level with the help of your team. The ideal candidate will have thorough knowledge and experience with pneumatic, hydraulic, and electronic/mechanical systems. First shift hours are typically 6:00 am-3:00 pm, Second shift hours are typically 3:00 pm to 11:00 pm.  This position may have daily or weekend overtime as dictated by the production schedule.    

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

 

  • Maintains production and quality by ensuring operation of machinery and mechanical equipment
  • Perform preventative maintenance on the equipment as needed and overhaul the equipment when necessary
  • Ensures operation of machinery and mechanical equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements on engines, motors, pneumatic tools, conveyor systems and production machines
  • Following diagrams, sketches, operations manuals, manufacturer's instructions and engineering specifications
  • Troubleshoot and determine appropriate repairs, replace defective parts as needed, and maintain machinery and mechanical equipment
  • Locate sources of problems by observing mechanical devices in operation, listening for problems, using precision measuring and testing instruments
  • Removes defective parts by dismantling devices, using hoists, cranes, and hand and power tools and examining form and texture of parts
  • Determines changes in dimensional requirements of parts by inspecting used parts; using rulers, calipers, micrometers, and other measuring instruments
  • Adjusts functional parts of devices and control instruments by using hand tools, levels, plumb bobs and straight edges
  • Conserves maintenance resources by using equipment and supplies as needed to accomplish job results
  • Maintains continuity among work teams by documenting and communicating actions, irregularities and continuing needs
  • Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed
  • Regular and predictable attendance, safely perform tasks, and adherence to all safety policies and procedures are essential functions of your job

 

Requirements

 

To be considered for a Maintenance Technician position, the following conditions must be met:

  • Must be mechanically inclined and have experience in Maintenance in an industrial plant
  • Ability to work with the production department to ensure timely repair of equipment is essential
  • Ability to work independently and proactively
  • Basic computer familiarity
  • Good organizational skills
  • Strong mechanical and electrical aptitude
  • Basic understanding  of pneumatic and hydraulic systems
  • Ability to understand and work from mechanical and electrical drawings/prints
  • Experience with CNC and PLC systems
  • Some welding and pipe fitting experience necessary

 

 Preferences

 

  • Proficient troubleshooting skills
  • TPM (Total Preventative Maintenance)
  • Universal maintenance (well rounded)
  • Strong on Variable Frequency Drives (VFD's)
  • Knowledge of control circuit wiring 24VDC is a plus
  • Knowledge of local chemical waste removal codes is helpful

 

Physical Requirements

 

  • Ability to bend//twist, kneel/crawl, climb ladders, stoop/squat, and stoop/squat frequently
  • Ability to carry, reach, stand, walk, and use wrists/hands/fingers/shoulders/elbows constantly
  • Must have the ability to lift and/or move up to 75 lbs. unassisted on a frequent basis
  • Ability to work in varied temperatures consistent with same climate conditions of the region (Heat, humidity, etc.)

 

Qualifications

 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or abilities required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties of the job.

 

Equipment

 

  • All shop power tools and welding equipment
  • All hand held tools and test equipment
  • Welding and electrical test meters and torch
  • Tape measure, distortion tester, recording instruments, nail guns, saw, glue guns, and Bandar
  • Forklift and Sizzor (Man) Lift
  • Personal tools are used

 

Safety

 

  • Hazards - Exposure to Chemicals/Fumes, Pinch Points, Exposure to Excessive Noise, Strain/Sprain, Laceration/Puncture, Particulate Exposure, Contusion, Temperature Extremes, Slipping, Burns, Shock, Loss of Limbs
  • Controls - Personal Protective Equipment, Safety Training, Written Procedures
  • Safety Equipment – Hard Hat, Earplugs, Safety Glasses, Steel Toe Metatarsal Boots, Wrist Guards, Cut Resistant Gloves, Cut Resistant Outerwear

 

Work Environment

 

  • Noise levels in the work environment can be moderate to high.
  • The plant facility is subject to the same general climate conditions of the region (heat, cold, humidity, etc.). 
  • Chemicals, dust, pollen, and other typical airborne particulate matter are present within the atmosphere of the production floor and may create some odors in the plant. The Company, in an effort to provide its employees with a safe and healthy working environment, limits exposure to chemicals through written procedures, engineering controls, and PPE.
  • While some chemicals may pose health risks if not properly used, employees are trained on the proper safety equipment and procedures for handling chemicals.
  • While the chemical exposure and odors are under acceptable levels set by OSHA and the WCB, they nevertheless, can be smelled and are handled according to the company’s hazardous communication program.

 

Additional Information

 

  • Only online applications will be accepted
  • When applying, please provide full employment history
  • Pre-employment background screening will be conducted on qualified applicants after acceptance of job offer

 

What Oldcastle Offers You

 

  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion

 

About Oldcastle

 

Oldcastle has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the Oldcastle family. Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

 

Oldcastle is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our career site. Please complete your online profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest in the Oldcastle family!

 

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Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope® is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Nearest Major Market: Indianapolis

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