• 2nd Shift Journeyman Machine Repair Mechanic - Holland, MI

    Posted: 06/02/2021


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    Job Description


    As a Machine Repair Mechanic, you'll perform advanced mechanical breakdown and preventive maintenance (PM), including the inspection, repair, and revision of complex/sophisticated plant machinery/mechanisms and manufacturing equipment. You will enhance and improve machine utilization to ensure process repeatability and uptime and reduce changeover and set-up times. You'll perform breakdown maintenance by troubleshooting, repairing, and documenting. You'll partner with management, engineering, and vendors regarding new machinery/equipment selection, specifications, set-up, and operator training. You may also act in a lead capacity and provide direction to other employees.

    What You'll Do
    You'll have opportunities to speak up, solve problems, lead others, and be an owner every day as you . . .

    • Actively participate in and contribute to machine and process design and improvements.
    • Actively support all environmental and recycling efforts, including the disposal of hazardous materials. You may need to be HAZMAT certified.
    • Adhere to all corporate and department safety guidelines and procedures. You'll attend, and may conduct, safety training classes to keep current.
    • Aid in the design, assembly, and/or fabrication of all types of equipment and special machines.
    • Contribute to the plant layout to facilitate the move, relocation, and installation of plant machinery and manufacturing equipment.
    • Document repairs, set-ups, maintenance, PM, and safety procedures to ensure equipment reliability and quality control and improve the overall operation of equipment.
    • Gain familiarity with machine control systems, including air logic, relay logic, Computerized Numerical Control (CNC), and Programmable Logic Control (PLC).
    • Inspect, adjust, program, and repair machinery/mechanisms and equipment according to work assigned. You'll be responsible for mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic work on equipment.
    • Ensure the working area, tools, and equipment are maintained in a clean, organized, and safe manner.
    • Perform additional responsibilities as requested to achieve business objectives.
    • Perform installation of, make alterations to, and rebuild plant machinery and manufacturing equipment.
    • Recommend and take part in systems and machine modifications with Management and Engineering.
    • Recommend spare parts for inventory to provide equipment reliability.
    • Operate all equipment necessary to perform the job.
    • Work with Engineering, Production, and Quality to ensure effective and timely machine changeovers and set-ups.

    Sound Like You?
    You might be just who we're looking for if you have . . .
    • A high school diploma or equivalent education.
    • AU.S. Department of Labor Journeyman's Card in the mechanical repair field.
    • A Maintenance Certificate and you are actively pursuing an Associate's degree in Welding and/or Machine Technology, or you have a U.S. Department of Labor Journeyman's Card in the mechanical field. You'll also need three to five years of related work experience (VanWagoner only).
    • A valid driver's license.
    • The ability to obtain a Herman Miller forklift, aerial platform, or other equipment operator's license.
    • The ability to perform all essential job functions of the position with or without accommodations.

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Asian Pacific American Chamber of Commerce (APACC)

 PO Box 54, Clawson, MI 48017

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