Maintenance Technician

Adecco Kansas City is assisting a client by recruiting for a Maintenance Technician job in Kansas City, MO. This job is a long term, temp to hire opportunity.

Maintenance Technician jobs require candidates to manage mechanical reliability within a manufacturing plant. If you meet the qualifications listed below – Apply Now!

Responsibilities for
Maintenance Technician jobs include but are not limited to:

  • Changeover, repair and troubleshoot all plant production equipment (blow molding, injection molding and extrusion and all associated equipment; varies by plant)

  • Troubleshoot mechanical, pneumatic, electrical, hydraulic issues on all associated equipment (conveyors, compressors, chillers, programmable controllers, robots)

  • Able to understand and complete PM’s based on PM schedules

  • Understanding of machine processing and recipe management

  • Perform scheduled and preventative maintenance on all plant equipment and machinery

  • Assist with the organization and definition of maintenance/equipment standards

  • Responsive to maintenance requests in a timely manner and complete maintenance reports as required

  • Maintain plant equipment to ensure maximum efficiency

  • Ability to work with vendors and/or contractors as required

  • Order spare parts or services as required

  • Make required changes or adjustments as required

  • Implement operational improvements (spoilage, downtime, line speeds, etc.)

  • Train others to operate equipment and produce products safely and efficiently

  • Observes all company safety policies and procedures as well as maintain good housekeeping, GMP and Global Food Safety practices

  • Update SAP PM entries on computer as required

  • Maintain organization of spare parts

  • Maintain a clean and organized work area

  • Perform other duties as assigned by manager

  • Complete special projects and duties as assigned by manager

Candidates must meet the following requirements:  

  • Minimum High School Diploma (or GED/High School Certification); prefer Technical School Certification

  • 3-5 years relevant manufacturing experience in plastics technology or a similar technical area

  • Previous leadership/supervisory experience preferred

  • Ability to clearly communicate technical system issues

  • Strong mechanical maintenance experience and strong knowledge hand and power tools

  • Demonstrated understanding of mechanical, pneumatic and hydraulic systems

  • Good working knowledge of computer systems, including MS Office and SAP

  • Good “hands on” working approach

  • Able to work independently, identify problems and improve

  • Ability to work in a fast pace environment and work well under pressure

  • Ability to prioritize multiple projects and complete in a timely manner with limited supervision

  • Good interpersonal skills

  • Able to work flexible and/or extended hours and weekends as business demands

  • Able to sit, climb, stand, bend, crawl and walk on a varying basis throughout the assigned work schedule

  • Ability to carry and/or maneuver up to 50 pounds

  • Ability to drive a fork lift

Click on “Apply Now” to be considered. Thank you in advance for applying, however only qualified candidates will be contacted. 

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