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General Steel Drum

Charlotte , NC

Maintenance Mechanic

General Steel Drum
Charlotte, NC Full-time
Posted on May 7, 2019
If you are looking for an innovative and sustainable company that is committed to continuous improvement at every level of the company, then General Steel Drum is the company for you. We are currently looking for a Maintenance Mechanic for our location in Charlotte, North Carolina. If you enjoy the challenges of keeping equipment running, are creative in problem-solving and recognize that each day brings a new and different opportunity to improve the production process then this position is for you. We are continually seeking a diverse mix of talented people that bring skills and passion to a constantly evolving manufacturing and reconditioning environment. We have 7 facilities in Oregon, California, North Carolina, and Ohio that supply new steel drums, reconditioned steel drums, reconditioned IBCs, plastic drums, and recycled plastic. We are a family owned company that takes pride in being the preferred supplier to our customers by providing the best quality, value, and service while leading in sustainability and safety. The Maintenance Mechanic will help ensure that all equipment is functioning at optimal so there is no downtime while production is running. The essential duties and responsibilities include the following: • Perform all work in a safe manner following company policies and OSHA regulations. • Perform Preventative Maintenance in accordance with Preventative Maintenance Procedures • Troubleshoot machinery, determine and implement corrective actions • Order parts as needed in accordance with company policy • Remove, modify and replacement of machine components as needed • Perform welding (includes ARC, MIG) • Torch cutting • Knowledge in metal fabrication • Familiar with pipe fittings • Able to learn to operate all machines • Knowledge of electrical functions and able to apply to assignments • Experience with PLC’s and drives. Be able to program, change outputs/inputs, modify programs and use lap top to troubleshoot equipment • Able to work with or without schematics • Must work with and train new maintenance mechanics • Working knowledge of hydraulics and pneumatic • Able to work Day or Afternoon shift, weekends, holidays and overtime as needed with short notice • Able to work with little supervision Other Duties include but are not limited to the following: • Perform electrical work (frequent) • Operation of machines (infrequent) Qualifications to perform this job successfully an individual must be able to perform the above duties.