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Technician, Container Repair

Sheboygan, Wisconsin
Mechanic

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Job Description

POSITION SUMMARY:

Preventive Maintenance of company waste containers in the field. Perform repairs and preventative maintenance on trash dumpsters. The preventative maintenance may involve welding, installation, assembly, disassembly, and/or structural repair.

  

PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 

This list of duties and responsibilities is not all inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties and responsibilities as management may deem necessary from time to time. 

  • Operate equipment in a safe manner in compliance with all local, state, and federal regulations and company policies.
  • Operate maintain the equipment in a manner to prevent equipment down time.
  • Perform duties to meet company expectations and customer satisfaction.
  • General assistance and knowledge to mechanics when needed
  • Performs minor repairs and applies basic welding processes.
  • Repair containers
  • Performs preventive maintenance inspections of containers.
  • Conducts safety checks on containers.
  • Completes required paperwork associated with repairing containers, documenting parts usage, and accounting for repair times.
  • Utilizes standard shop hand tools, measuring devices and equipment. Performs other maintenance related work as required.
  • Maintains a clean, safe work area in compliance with Corporate/ OSHA Standards.
  • Additional skills may be required to perform add additional task(s) specific to work location, department or line of business.
  • Performs all work in accordance with established safety procedures
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Repair steel containers as needed; may include welding, fabricating, sanding, painting, etc.

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES: 

  • Proficient in welding and metal fabrication.
  • Knowledge of OSHA and other related state and federal regulations.
  • Ability to communicate effectively across various levels of the organization, with customers and external vendors.
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and drawings and diagrams, and procedures manuals.
  • Effective communications skills with Operations, Sales, and Customers. 

 

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: 

Education: High School diploma or GED required

Years of Experience: Two years of maintenance repair and fabrication. Welding, Metal Fabrication, Spray Painting a plus.

Minimum 3 years of driving experience.

 

Certifications: None

 

Other qualifications:

  • Willing and able to work required overtime, weekends and /or holidays when required.
  • Willing and able to work in all weather conditions.

 

MACHINES, TOOLS, EQUIPMENT AND SOFTWARE USED: 

  • Mig & Stick Welders
  • Plasma Cutter
  • Miltimeter Welder.
  • Company information systems
  • Tools and equipment used in shop including but not limited to floor sweeper, fort lift, hydraulic hose, air powered tools, hand tools.
  • Two-way radio.

WORK ENVIRONMENT: 

  • In Shop and the Field
  • Able to work in confined spaces
  • May be exposed to the following conditions:
    • Slippery floors due to oil and grease spills.
    • Cramped conditions under trucks and in truck compartments.
    • Petroleum products and solvents.
    • Hot temperatures from engines and coolant systems.
    • Vibration from powered hand tools.
    • Occasional exposed to extreme temperatures.
    • May be exposed to solvents and chemicals.
    • Other risk associated with working around machines, tools and trucks.

 

TYPICAL PHYSICAL DEMANDS: 

  • Ability to lift 20 pounds maximum, frequent lifting or carrying of objects that weigh up to 10 pounds, walking or standing to a significant degree, or sitting most of the time with pushing and pulling or arm/leg controls.
  • Ability to operate trucks and other equipment used as needed.
  • Ability to organize various office systems through adjusting, connecting, lifting, pulling , pushing, bending, or folding for the purpose of proper records development and/or management.
  • Ability to climb ladders, bend, or stand for long periods of time. In addition, individuals must be able to reach above shoulders and lift a minimum of 10 pounds.