GMT 3 Laundry Equipment Technician
TITLE OF IMMEDIATE SUPERVISOR:
Director of Facilities Services
I. BASIC JOB PURPOSE
This position will be responsible for the repair and maintenance of industrial laundry equipment in a 2 million ton per week commercial laundry operation. Shall ensure preventative maintenance schedule as well as both routine and complex repairs are performed to ensure reliability of Laundry equipment. This position shall support the laundry production plan.
Problem solving, superior technical skills, and possessing the ability to use good judgment under pressure in a fast paced production environment are just some of the key attributes we are looking for in our Laundry Equipment Technician.
Knowledge of Milnor Tunnels Systems, Chicago and Braun Ironers equipment is preferred.
Skills also required are:
Performing daily, weekly, monthly, semi-annual and annual inspections and preventative maintenance towards Laundry equipment & Electronic control systems. Inspections include testing, verification and/or calibration of applicable control systems. Identifying system deficiencies and recommending immediate and long-term corrective action to decrease maintenance costs and decrease downtimes of equipment as assigned. This involves researching defective mechanically-controlled items/parts, instructional information to complete the repair process when needed, referring to technical manuals, technical library, and the OEM design of system while utilizing a systematic approach. Logging completion of inspections, corrective action, and/or repairs made and listing applicable parts used. Performing modifications to all equipment as directed by Facility Services department. Responding to downtimes of machinery and ensuring quality repair related issues and quick recovery of Automation Machinery related issues. Performing other duties as assigned. Understanding and actively participating in Safety, Health & Environmental responsibilities by following established policies & procedures.
Attention to Detail, Planning, Power Tools, Conceptual Skills, Basic Safety, Equipment Maintenance, Presenting Technical Information, Judgment, Customer Service Must be able to use good judgment when addressing a given problem, followed by creative solutions and, the initiative to complete the work.
Must have the ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, MSDS and procedure manuals. Ability to read and interpret documents such as OEM documentation, operating and maintenance instructions, electrical and electronic schematics, and procedure manuals. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables. Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Must have the ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Must have the ability to perform these operations using units of American money and weight measurement, volume, and distance. Must have the ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations. Must have the ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form. Must have the ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Must have the ability to write simple correspondence and possess the ability to estimate repair expenses and controls of material inventory.
A. EDUCATION REQUIRED:
High School diploma, GED, equivalent in work experience or vocational training
B. EXPERIENCE NECESSARY TO PERFORM THE JOB:
• Electronic or electrical degree or equivalent from two-year college or technical school preferred.
• Three to five years’ experience in troubleshooting and repair of complex analog/digital electronic machinery/control systems including hydraulic/pneumatic sensors and operated machinery in electrical hydraulic/pneumatic control systems; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
• Mechanical and operational knowledge of commercial thermal heating boiler systems or boiler certifications is a plus.
• High school degree or GED required.
• Consistent attendance is a job requirement.