Senior Maintenance Mechanic

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Ogden, UT


<strong>Chromalox, a Spirax Sarco Engineering company, is a thermal technology company. We engineer thermal solutions for the world&rsquo;s toughest industrial heating applications. Our Heat Trace division delivers temperature management solutions for piping systems, valves, and tanks. Our Industrial Heaters and Systems&nbsp;division delivers process heating solutions for revenue-generating industrial processes, and our Component Technologies&nbsp;division delivers component heating solutions for industrial equipment manufacturers. Chromalox was founded in 1917 and is headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA, USA.</strong>

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Overview: Repairs and maintains, in accordance with diagrams, sketches, operation manuals, and manufacturer’s specifications, machinery and mechanical equipment, such as engines, motors, pneumatic tools, conveyor systems, and production machines and equipment, using hand tools, power tools, and precision measuring and testing instruments.
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>Observes and listens to operating machines, mechanical devices or equipment to diagnose machine malfunction and determine the need for adjustment or repair.</li> <li>Dismantles machine, device, or equipment to examine parts for defect or to remove defective parts. May use hoists, cranes, hand tools, and power tools.</li> <li>Replaces defective parts with new parts or repairs or reproduces parts from various kinds of metal stock, using hand tools, such as scraper, file, and drill, and machine tools, such as lathe, milling machine, shaper, borer, and grinder.</li> <li>Tests malfunctioning machinery, using test equipment, and discusses malfunction with other maintenance workers, such as machine repairer, tool maker, maintenance lead/supervisor, to diagnose malfunction.</li> <li>Troubleshoot, upgrade, and repair machine control circuitry/controls.</li> <li>Adjusts functional parts of devices and control instruments, using hand tools, electrical multi-meter, gages, feeler gages, levels, plumb bobs, and straightedges.</li> <li>May set up and operate lathe, drill press, grinder, and other metalworking tools to make and repair parts.</li> <li>May initiate purchase order for parts and machines.</li> <li>May weld parts, using arc or gas welding equipment.</li> <li>Performs routine preventative maintenance on machines as scheduled and required for TPM.</li> <li>Works individually and as a team to develop and implement quality and efficiency improvements.</li> <li>Conducts tests and inspections of equipment, or processes to evaluate quality or performance.</li> <li>Must have high level of interpersonal skills to handle sensitive and confidential situations. Position continually requires demonstrated tact and diplomacy.</li> </ul> <div id="Jobs_JobDetail_JobDescriptionText"> <p><strong>Additional Responsibilities</strong></p> <ul> <li>May be required to cross-train and demonstrate competency on all essential job functions of the department working at different work stations as production needs require.</li> <li>Establishing and maintaining interpersonal relationships; training and teaching others.</li> <li>Maintenance of a clean and orderly work area free of excess materials.</li> <li>Support of and involvement in company, department, and/or safety policies, procedures, programs, and activities.</li> </ul> <p><strong>Normal Work Schedule:&nbsp;&nbsp;</strong>The hours and days of work are established as needed by operations and at the direction of management and, while generally as shown below, may be changed (increased or decreased) by management as required to meet the needs of the business; may be required to work overtime as determined by the needs of the business.</p> </div>
Requirements: <ul> <li>High school diploma or general education degree (GED); with one to three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience with production processes, machines and/or tools.</li> <li>Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, proportions and decimals. Ability and understanding of various measuring devices in meeting drawing dimensions and specifications.</li> <li>Ability to read and interpret documents such as blueprints, work orders, work instructions, diagrams, safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Good verbal and written communication skills are necessary.</li> <li>Work requires continual attention to detail in follow through, establishing priorities and meeting deadlines.</li> </ul> Certifications / Training: Requires forklift, crane and hoist certification