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Job Title: Maintenance Mechanic
Company Name: Karl Storz
Contact Person: Eva Loeffler
Business Phone: 805-968-5563
City: Goleta
State: California
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Qualifications: • Minimum high school/GED required. Four year College degree preferred • TPM (Total Productive Maintenance) certification a plus • Minimum of 5 years’ experience working as a Maintenance Mechanic in a manufacturing environment • TPM certified preferred • Experience with DMG 40 & 50’s a plus • Experience with Mori NLX and NTX a plus • Minimum of 2 years Mechanical, pneumatic, hydraulic and electrical experience • Minimum of 5 years maintenance technician experience preferred • Minimum of 2 years supply chain management experience preferred • SAP experience preferred
Job Description: ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: List the essential duties and responsibilities of the position, in order of importance and/or amount of time spent. • Responsible for the planning, scheduling, and coordination of all maintenance actions aimed at the prevention of breakdowns and failures of equipment in the Machine Shop. • Responsible for safe condition of all machine shop machine equipment • Will repair all Machine Shop equipment break downs and validate per OEM specification • Will coordinate internal and external repair/service activities • Maintains records on equipment, services, and work hours expended • Develops, controls, and maintains required documentation • Will educate operation personal in maintenance management • Conduct necessary testing on new equipment installations • Work with vendors and OEM’s to insure use of equipment in within specifications • Responsible for implementation of spare part inventory system, creating data bank for spare parts and supplier information • Responsible for ordering needed spare parts for scheduled PM and establishing spare part inventory of critical equipment parts • Works closely with Purchasing to ensure supply of repair parts are available to execute PM • Ensures the preservation and enhancement of equipment reliability by replacing worn components before they actually fail, recording deterioration to facilitate the replacement or repair of worn parts before they cause system failure • Spearheads any containment, correction, and corrective action activities associated with preventive maintenance activities. Provides timely and effective communications to affected personnel. • Responsible for the effective implementation and maintenance of the Preventive Maintenance protocols and records in accordance with policies and procedures. • May assist in operational problems. • Regular attendance is an essential job function. • Will spend part of his/her time as a member of continual improvement teams undertaking projects and seeking ways to improve the quality of KSI’s products and services. • Implements lean techniques in the area of responsibility • Responsible for continuous improvement activities, implementing and driving a TPM culture • Responsible for pareto analysis • May be required to work overtime and/or weekends to meet the company’s operational needs
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NIMS Credentials: Preferred