Plant Maintenance Technician

Date: Jun 22, 2022

Location: Fall River, MA, US, 02720

Company: Whirlpool Corporation

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Maintenance Technician 


This Role In Summary:


Whirlpool is currently seeking a qualified candidate for a Maintenance Technician II to join our Maintenance department. This position is at our Fall River, MA location. This role will be responsible for performing highly diversified duties to install, troubleshoot, repair and maintain production and facility equipment according to safety, predictive and productive maintenance systems and processes to support the achievement of the site’s business goals and objectives. 


 Shift: 1st (6:30am-3:00pm) overtime as needed


Your Responsibilities Will Include


  • Complete work tickets and preventative maintenance tickets on a daily and weekly basis
  • Troubleshoot electrical and mechanical problems related to all fabrication equipment which includes lasers, brakes, welding, press, and paint operations
  • Familiarity with hydraulics, pneumatics and electrical applications. Use shop tools to effect repairs on equipment while adhering to a world class manufacturing operation.
  • Perform small plant projects and down time work and support machine vendors
  • Maintain a positive attitude and working relationship with all associates
  •  Knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practices - Understanding of LOTO, PPE -Excellent verbal and written skills  
  • Comply with safety regulations and maintain clean and orderly work areas
  • Will lift up to 50lbs repetitively
  • Performs other related duties as assigned


Minimum Requirements


  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 3+ years maintenance experience within a manufacturing environment
  • Experience working with blueprints and electrical schematics
  • Experience with automated conveyor systems and controls
  • Experience with Robotics (ABB and FANUC)

Preferred Skills and Requirements:


  • Effective communication skills
  • Basic computer skills
  • Technical/Trade Education highly preferred
  • 5+ years experience in a continuous improvement environment


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