Mechanical Technician - Midland, NC
One of the world’s leaders in materials science, our client has an opening for a Mechanical Technician to work onsite in Concord, NC. While this is a 1 year contract position it has the potential to extend for candidates who excel and are interested in conintuing beyond the original contract. Imagine everything that you could learn to advance your career while working at a company with a 166–year track record of creating life-changing inventions. This position seeks talented candidates who will put the customer at the center of everything they do. Inquire about this opportunity and you could end up on a diverse and inclusive team where you’ll not only be valued but feel inspired to give your all to get the job done.
Locations may vary if contract is extended and additional projects may not be located at the same place as the initial posting. Travel requirements will vary based on project locations. International travel may also be possible to support future project needs. Work on an international team is not guaranteed and specific locations will vary and may include but are not limited to Europe and Asia.
Candidates MUST be somewhat local to the Concord, NC area. (Will consider out of state candidates only in surrounding states.)
Hours will vary with no guarantee of OT, but 10-25 hrs per week is not uncommon and expected at times
Supervise and provide direction to internal maintenance and outside contract trades during all aspects of equipment installation and conversion such as demolition, construction, installation, testing, and debug of production equipment.
Perform troubleshooting, process start-up, design, and documentation of Mechanical and Electrical Systems for new or modified production equipment.
Create and modify existing documentation to complete drawing packages, installation checklists, machine part lists, illustrations, and machine specs of production equipment.
Provide direction to technicians to create and modify existing documentation to complete drawing packages, installation checklists, machine part lists, illustrations, and machine specs of production equipment.
Provide mechanical equipment designs and layouts which meet Machine Drafting Standards on CAD based formats. (AutoCAD 2017, Inventor 2017)
Develop mechanical and electrical installation checklists and schedules. Oversee, as appropriate, the usage of these systems.
Procure and expedite materials for new or modified equipment.
Specify or recommend vendors, and maintain close liaison between vendor and plant.
Re-design mechanical components to reduce installation cost, solve equipment interferences, and correct inadequate designs.
Prepare work orders and direct maintenance personnel and outside contract trades in the fabrication, assembly, testing, and installation of equipment.
Create, review, and update installation documentation and drawings as required.
Direct initial equipment set-up and debug up to the point of turnover to operations.
Interface with all departments, as necessary, to ensure efficient use and operation of equipment.
Redline existing drawings and follow-up with drafting services or oversee draftsmen as required to resolve design issues.
Provide third-level troubleshooting support, directing contract engineering techs, and trades as necessary to replace defective components and execute changes in design solve equipment/process issues.
A. Provide troubleshooting support in assigned areas.
B. Take personal responsibility for all aspects of supervising equipment installation crews including direction and shift supervision as needed for Electricians and Mechanics during installation activities.
C. Provide training to internal maintenance and outside contract trades on new equipment installation procedures as required for successful execution of installation activities.
D. Analyze and correct equipment installation practices to improve efficiencies, specifically directed toward enhancing installation schedules.
E. Develop cost reduction plans for the improvement of installation projects.
F. Provide sketches or marked-up drawings as dictated by project and evolutionary equipment needs.
G. Complete documentation packages to meet customer requirements.
H. Ensure updated documentation exists in assigned areas.
Preferred Skills and Experience:
Minimum 5 years of experience
AutoCAD 2017, Inventor 2017, Windows7, MS Office suite including Power Point, Excel, Word,
PC based systems, Pneumatic systems and schematics, Motion Control systems, Automated equipment systems experience
Strong practical hands-on mechanical aptitude (All positions require time on the floor working on equipment)
Electro-mechanical troubleshooting ability, proficient with pneumatic and electrical schematics
Process variable understanding: flow, temperature, rate, pressure, level.
Thorough understanding of mechanical drive trains, electrical and pneumatic actuators.
Ability to work well with varied job requirements.
Ability to work well with people essential.
Presentation skills highly desirable.
Ability to handle multiple priorities.
Results oriented.Special requirements (Personal Protective Equipment, Certifications, etc.)
AAS Mechanical Engineering Technology, BS Mechanical Engineering Technology or BS Mechanical Engineering (Equivalent work experience may be considered in rare circumstances.)
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Job Title: Mechanical Technician
Location: Midland, NC
Job Type: Temp Position
Reference ID: 334297
Posted Date: 8/3/2018